Even if you have insurance, health care is expensive in the U.S. Today’s guest has been struggling with mental illness for more than a decade—and in April of this year, her physical health suddenly spiraled. Taking time off for a surgery, recovery, and specialist appointments meant lost wages and major medical bills. Now she's trying to safeguard both her health and her bottom line—but she's not sure how to budget for unexpected medical expenses.

Expert: Bola Sokunbi of Clever Girl Finance

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