Curbing health bills brings different cost: High-deductible insurance cuts premiums, but some fear it leads consumers to

More examples of how the free market can’t cope with “products” which are both vital for our survival AND unpredictable. Shared risk is part of the solution. That’s what insurance delivers. But even that requires an arbitrary assessment of self risk and is, crucially, determined by your initial asset base or income. And under that system, far too many (depending who you believe, for example, between 25 and 40 Million in the richest country on the planet – the USA) can’t afford to get ill. Unfortunately and inevitably, most of them, one day, will…

About Harry Stottle
Refugee from the Stumbleupon Blogicide of October 2011 Here you will find my "kneejerk" responses to the world and what I happen to bump into. For my more detailed considerations and proposals, please visit my website or my previous main blogging site.

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