Medical Credit: Preying on the Vulnerable and Uninformed

The medical credit industry in the United States is booming, with a variety of programs offering financing for emergency, routine, and elective procedures. In some cases, clinics actively partner with these programs to offer in-house financing to patients, promising to take care of payment arrangements and administration as long as the patient signs along the […]

Financial Literacy Education Should Be Free and Readily Accessible

Financial literacy in the United States is in a distressing state, despite numerous studies on the topic, government agencies dedicated to it, and community organisations highlighting financial literacy issues. Many people in the United States are not familiar with even the rudiments of monetary topics; they do not understand how interest works, they do not […]