Ohio residents may be interested in how medical debt affects a person's credit rating. One study examined the effect that this debt has on people who may otherwise be good credit risks.
Some people are born with a medical condition requiring expensive, long-term care; others are hit with an unexpected medical condition that leaves them unable to work and makes it difficult to pay medical bills. In either instance, the bills can quickly add up and leave the person with overwhelming medical debt. Following are a few tips to help make the amount of money you owe more manageable.