For many people, going to the doctor or hospital isn't a pleasant experience. No one wants to deal with medical issues, but oftentimes it's necessary to take action. Concerns about paying for medical visits and treatments only compound this stress. Thankfully, a new set of medical billing rules created by the federal government and medical industry could help ease the pressure created by health care expenses.
When a couple is considering bankruptcy, it's likely that they just want to find relief. For many couples, however, it wasn't possible to make a joint bankruptcy filing -- that is, until recently. U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder recently announced that the federal government will provide same-sex couples will additional legal recognition, including the ability to file personal bankruptcy together.