Why is U.S. Health Care So Expensive? Part Two


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By Bill Taber and Anastasia Taber, Bill Taber, and Anastasia Taber. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

From the perspective of a financial advisor, Bill and Anastasia tackle the meaty topic of U.S. health care in this two-part episode series. In Part Two, Bill offers strategies that consumers can use to help mitigate the cost of health care. Bill and Anastasia touch on different health insurance options and the benefits of a HSA (Health Savings Account).

If you haven't yet, be sure to listen to Part One before starting this episode. In Part One, Bill covers reasons why the U.S. spends more on health care per capita than any country in the world. Additionally, why are Anastasia's friends receiving bills before insurance kicks in of $38,000+ for a baby delivery without complications? Why is insulin so expensive when the inventor originally sold the patent for $1?

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