Originally Posted by fan4ever
Spot on...as I mentioned earlier in this thread, I've been married to a teacher for 27 years and for you folks out there who don't know any better, PR isn't exaggerating...and after 27 years her salary is $40,000 and her medical insurance costs are $12,000 and rising...y'know, those perks that people assume are above and beyond their salary.
Everyone's medical insurance costs are rising. That's due to govt mandates on insurance to cover this and that whereby they pass along the costs. Well, that's one factor—a big one.