It might seem to many people in and around Chicago that fewer homes are going into foreclosure these days. As the economy has improved, many people have been able to keep current on their payments and thus stay out of foreclosure. And while that is good news, it might not tell the whole story.
People in Illinois and all around the country have had mixed reactions to the Affordable Care Act. One of the main ideas behind the plan is to prevent out-of-control expenses for families who can't shoulder them if a catastrophic medical event takes place. As a result, several different plans were made available for people who aren't able to get insurance through their employers.