Lowering Your Drug Costs at the Pharmacy Checkout

Are prescription drug discount programs legit, and can they actually save you money?

Lowering Drug Costs
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If you feel like you’re paying more for prescriptions than you used to, you’re not imagining things. Adjusting for inflation, Americans spent an average of $1,073 on prescription drugs in 2018, compared with $140 in 1980—a more than sevenfold increase. According to a 2019 Kaiser Family Foundation poll, one in four adults finds it difficult […]