Maybe more Atlantans have had to pay a medical or hospital bill lately? …Regardless of where we live, healthcare costs should concern all of us! see my blog post from 8/20/2010. And read this article from the ajc.com.
Excerpt from the article: ‘Rising healthcare costs are the No. 1 financial concern among the (Atlanta) metro area’s affluent, according to a survey commissioned by Merrill Lynch.
In Atlanta, 74 percent of respondents said they were highly concerned about medical costs, up 10 points from January and nine points higher than the national average.’
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