Financial Issues

by Fitcoachion | Last Updated: August 26, 2020

The cost of medicines and cuts in pay that may happen during treatment are big reasons why many people can’t stick with their treatment plan.

Medications and doctors’ visits can be expensive, especially if you don’t have medical insurance. Even if you do, breast cancer treatment can put a serious strain on your budget: You may not be able to work as much as before, so you may lose income. And if you have to travel a long distance for treatment, travel costs can mount up.

It’s very important to remember that there are organizations and funds out there to help people pay for breast cancer treatment if they can’t afford it. No one should go without treatment for financial reasons!

If you’re having trouble paying for treatment, here are some organizations to contact:

For more information, please visit the Paying for Your Care section.