Medical bills are the number one cause of bankruptcy in the US, even as many debtors report having health insurance at the time of their illness. If you’re in debt, you’re not alone! Our financial system is designed to keep us down.
I spent most of college drowning in medical debt, despite having had health insurance at the time of my injury. I was cut without warning from my insurance six months later, and unable to get any injury care for years afterward. What a waste!
This is excerpted from Debt Trap, originally published by The Nib. Grab a print copy here.
Are you a last minute holiday shopper? ME TOO. In honor of the upcoming, sacred tradition of Holiday Shipping Deadline’s Eve, I’m running the HARRIED HAG HOLIDAY SALE. Every item in my shop is 20% off from now until Dec 18th.
My new business cards are in just in time for the Ocala First Friday Art Walk tomorrow 👌 I’ll be slinging comics + prints from 6pm to 9pm in front of Tumbleweed, near Magnolia and 2nd Ave. Come say hi!