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Friday, January 29, 2010

Cheers to what my new job will be as of...tomorrow...

Me with my BeBand & all are going to be selling my body downtown to pay for this bebe, because our insurance... Ya, it's pretty much worthless.

Ok, so I'm not really going to become a prostitute, but for reals; I about had a heart attack when I found out what our maximum out of pocket is for our insurance ::drumroll please:: $4000 big ones ::faints, then dies:: And that's not including my $1000 individual deductible I have to meet before they'll even pay 80% of medical costs. Are we screwed? yes. Is it worth it? HELL YES.

I guess I should be thankful that we even have insurance through my husband's work, but my goodness; do they make us pay enough??

Cheers to an expensive (but worth it) 9months.

8 comments:

  1. Yikes! But you're right, it's totally worth it. And you're right, but thankful that you have insurance at all!

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  2. It is worth it. And thank goodness for insurance! Poo though on all the money you have to spend:(

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  3. I know the feeling! I have insurance through my work because my husband is self employed and it pretty much sucks! But, the little bundle of joy will be all worth it!

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  4. Holy crap! That sucks balls. My insurance covered EVERY LAST DIME. Literally... we paid not 1 cent for my whole pregnancy including the delivery/ hospital stay!
    Poor laur... but yes it's worth it!

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  5. Oh my gosh, I'm sorry you got that news! It IS worth it though, and somehow it will all work out. I'm scared, I haven't even found out about our insurance details yet...

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  6. Heid, WHAT in the WORLD kind of insurance didn't make you pay any out of pocket?! I am SO jealous & really mad that we are getting so screwed.

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  7. I think that really sucks. I am sorry! We lucked out w/ great insurance. We paid $250 for everything -- all 9 months dr's visits, hospital stays, no deductibles, etc.. That's it. Almost makes me want another one right now. Well, not really.

    But, you have a great attitude. It is definitely worth it. It's worth about a million times that. Needless to say, the day you give birth will be amazing.

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  8. I stumbled across your blog this morning and have been looking over some of your past posts and adore your site. Congrats on a baby on the way. I am (brand new) newlywed and love hearing baby stories. Just became a new follower and wanted to say hi! Happy Saturday.

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