Tracey Gaughran-Perez

Tracey Gaughran-Perez, aka Sweetney, is a PhD dropout, geek, and single mom. She's the author of Sweetney, the co-founder of MamaPop, a columnist at, and is generally very tired a lot of the time. Follow her on Twitter @sweetney

July 13, 2012

On Starting Over and Staying Covered

I’m 41 years old. I’m at the tail end of what’s been a drawn out—if amicable and not particularly contentious—divorce. And I’m scared. You see, my whole life I’ve had health insurance. I’ve never had to think about it much, honestly, because it’s just always been there, always been provided for me. Over my lifetime, […]

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