When in the throes of insurmountable debt, even your highest priorities can take a major hit. Providing for your children from a previous marriage may be number one on that list.
Healthcare costs have an uncanny ability to rise quickly. Even if you have a minor health condition or injury, you may spend thousands of dollars on medical bills. Whether or not you have health insurance, you may be facing the sort of debt that can cripple your financial life. You are not alone, though. In fact, roughly 70 million Americans have some amount of outstanding medical debt, shares Moneymunk.