Why Take the Risk of Skipping Insurance?March 28, 2018 |
by John Tozzi
In tiny Marion, North Carolina, the Buchanans decided that $1,800 a month was too much to pay for health insurance, and are going without it for the first time in their lives.
In Harahan, one bend of the Mississippi river up from New Orleans, the Owenses looked at their doubling insurance premiums and decided no as well. “We’re not poor people but we can’t afford health insurance,” Mimi Owens said.