Seeking medical care in this country often means having to incur debt. If you suffer from a serious injury or illness that is unexpected or if you have a lifelong medical condition, you might end up in so much medical debt that you are unable to pay your other bills because of the financial stress of the medical bills. Filing for bankruptcy might be one option for you to wrangle the medical debt so you can get a fresh financial start.
Some patients turn to credit cards to pay off medical bills. This can lead to credit problems since you are just incurring credit card debt that accrues interest so that you can pay off those medical bills. The time then comes for you to pay off the credit card bill. That might lead you to trying to transfer balances from one credit card to another. As the cycle progresses, the desperation you feel might increase.
We know that you probably want to pay off your bills. We understand that you might feel bad about filing for bankruptcy. It is important for you to think about how bankruptcy can get you back on track with your finances so that you can be financially responsible going forward. It is like having a brand new start.
You don't have to let medical bills dictate the rest of your life. We can help you explore the possibility of filing for bankruptcy so that you can make an informed decision. You don't have to face the possibility of financial ruin because you sought out medical care.