Nearly 20 percent of U.S. consumers – 42.9 million people – have unpaid medical debts, according to a report released Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014 by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
Nearly 20 percent of U.S. consumers – 42.9 million people – have unpaid medical debts, according to a report released Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014 by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Richard Drew File photo
Nearly 20 percent of U.S. consumers – 42.9 million people – have unpaid medical debts, according to a report released Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014 by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Richard Drew File photo

Confusion reigns among the 42.9 million Americans with unpaid medical debt

December 11, 2014 08:03 PM

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