Repeal of The ACA Brings New Competition To Crowdfunding

The Republican Congress, according to Esquire, has brought a new type of competition to healthcare.

It’s competition among those competing for donations for personal crises, including help with medical bills for chronic conditions.

With the fear of the repeal of the Affordable Care Act, more people are turning to crowdfunding sites for help paying their medical and hospital bills. A

dvice: have a great heartbreaking story and be young, photogenic, and internet-savvy.

Sad.
http://www.esquire.com/news-politics/a54132/go-viral-or-die-trying/

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I am a corporate/securities attorney in the Washington, DC area. Prior to joining the firm, I was a Senior Attorney Advisor in the Division of Corporation Finance at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. I am a member of the Bars of the States of Maryland, New York and the District of Columbia. You can also follow this blog on LinkedIn at: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/jeffrey-a-koeppel/0/63/5a9
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