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Do you have health insurance?


Asked by pookiekins34 at 5:03 PM on Jun. 7, 2011 in Money & Work

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Answers (24)
  • Nope. I pay out of pocket for our visits. It is actually cheaper that long as they don't contract a disease or something else severe.

    Answer by hill_star03 at 6:25 PM on Jun. 7, 2011

  • we do through my husbands work but it costs 250 per month and we still have to pay like 30% and have a 2500 deductable :(

    Answer by takes_a_village at 5:05 PM on Jun. 7, 2011

  • Yes it costs us $490 a month for four of us, it has a high copayment and a big ass deductable

    Answer by leksismommy at 5:05 PM on Jun. 7, 2011

  • Yes & I think its pointless b/c it doesn't pay for CRAP! I honestly don't see the point of even having it, since I'm still stuck with over $10k in bills from my pregnancy & birth.

    Answer by ABPeterson at 5:05 PM on Jun. 7, 2011

  • Yes. We have health insurance that includes: prescription, dental, optical and mental health.. Employer paid. We just have to cover our deductibles and any services that aren't covered (which mostly lean towards things like : sex reassignment surgery, elective cosmetic surgery, infertility treatments..those sorts of things).

    Answer by pixie_trix at 5:06 PM on Jun. 7, 2011

  • Yep, it is really good insurance.

    Answer by My3Ez at 5:06 PM on Jun. 7, 2011

  • Yes, Through BCBS. We pay $379/mo for the four of us. The copays are $40 and I think it is working rather well, but we are a relatively healthy family. I also have a personal plan through work until I hit a year with the new plan, just in case. I had family plan at work, but it was costing me $700/mo. so I switched.

    Answer by AngZacc at 5:08 PM on Jun. 7, 2011

  • Yes, through DH's work. It's pretty expensive, but is great for RX. My monthly Thyroid and blood pressure meds run $.80 a month apiece!

    Answer by cbk_mom3 at 5:08 PM on Jun. 7, 2011

  • Yes, but it is not the best.

    Answer by tasches at 5:08 PM on Jun. 7, 2011

  • My hubby has Medicare but I haven't had any since December 2007 when his at work ran out when he went on disability.

    Answer by SpiritedWitch at 5:12 PM on Jun. 7, 2011