While there is optimism that OTC hearing aids could provide a cost-effective solution for many with mild to moderate hearing loss, not all those diagnosed are open to the idea. Recent surveys indicate that while many recognize the potential benefit of a lower up-front cost, they are also quick to point out that the price tag could mean sacrificing important benefits.
Are you purchasing the right hearing aid for you? Does it address your specific type of hearing loss? Can it be easily adjusted by your and fitted for you? If you have any mechanical problems with it, where will you take it for repair?