Susana Septimo, a diabetic that depends on the ACA to survive Before the Affordable Care Act (ACA), Susana Septimo’s survival strategy was to wage a constant balancing act. As a diabetic, she needed to constantly monitor her health through blood work an... read more

David Mendoza, an accident away from financial ruin, was saved by the ACA David Mendoza knows how much health coverage matters. It was a hard-won lesson that nearly cost him his life. But it could have also cost his family’s financial security if he had... read more

Christina Tererro is light-complexed Latina of Cuban/Dominican heritage who identifies as Black. She was referred by her mother, who was a previous consumer I assisted in 2015. In 2016, I assisted Christina in obtaining an affordability exemption. Christi... read more