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18 Sure-Fire Tips to Save Money on Prescription Drugs

11 Nov: 18 Sure-Fire Tips to Save Money on Prescription Drugs

Empower Yourself to Save Money on Prescription Drugs! It’s no secret that prescription drug costs are out of control in the United States. Since 2000, drug costs have risen by an average of 10 percent every year–more than 3 times the rate of inflation during this period. Today, Americans pay more for their medications than the citizens of any developed country in the world. The unfortunate–and sometimes tragic–results of skyrocketing drug prices include consumers forgoing needed medications because they simply can’t afford them. This is particularly evident in today’s struggling economy. The problem of high drug prices most directly affects the 65 million Americans who don’t have prescription drug insurance. But even those Americans who have insurance are seeing co-pays and…

Money Saving Tips: How to Buy Prescription Drugs in Canada Safely

10 Jan: Money Saving Tips: How to Buy Prescription Drugs in Canada Safely

Brand name prescription drugs are known to be a lot cheaper in Canada. Since this country is so close to the United States, most people are tempted to buy their prescription drugs there to save a lot of money. However, before you consider buying prescription drugs in Canada, there are some things that you should know about . . . Why Drugs are Cheaper in Canada Many foreign countries, including Canada, control the pricing of drugs. Due to the fact that they have national and universal healthcare, they are often able to negotiate the prices, keeping them very low compared to the United States. Since the United States doesn’t have any pricing control, the prices will be all over the…

25 Sep: Mommy bloggers offer money-saving tips on prescription drugs

Leave it to some excellent “mommy bloggers” to come up with tips on saving on prescription drugs that I was unaware of. Freebies 4 Mom reports on Publix and Meijer offering free antibiotics: “Free prescription drugs? Did you know that some supermarket/drugstore chains have started offering this free public service recently? Noelle inspired me to start writing this post, she wrote this: ‘I am a mom of 2mo twins and three year old! I love Freebies 4 Mom and check the site EVERY day and enjoy getting fun stuff in the mail that benefits my family. THANK YOU! I live in Florida and Publix supermarkets offers free antibiotics at any time. I just got my free amoxicillin for my daughters…