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

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