Small-Business Owners Getting Sicker Over Healthcare Costs

August 2004
Journal of Financial Planning;Aug2004, Vol. 17 Issue 8, p18
Academic Journal
According to surveys by Wells Fargo and the National Federation of Independent Business' Research Foundation, the percentage of small-business owners in the U.S. ranking healthcare costs as the top problem they face has increased from 47 percent to 64 percent. The concern about healthcare costs was prevalent across all regions, industries and businesses of all ages. The other two top concerns were the cost of liability insurance and worker's compensation.


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