How Rising Medical Costs Impact Our Budget Deficit
Having discussed why Medicare (and to a lesser extent, Medicaid) spending is a big culprit behind our deficits in The Truth About Deficit Spending, it is worth examining exactly why medical costs are soaring.
Can we resolve the issue by simply increasing the Medicare eligibility age or asking seniors to chip in a few more dollars at the doctor's office? Probably not, and let's explore why....636 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.
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