Worried about missing work if you or your kids get the flu?

Jan. 10, 2013 at 3:58 PM ET

The news that the flu season could be the worst in years is likely to make many workers very nervous, especially since the job market is still relatively weak.

Do you worry about being able to afford to take time off work if you or someone in your family gets sick?

If you have paid sick leave, are you worried that actually taking a sick day or two will be a mark against you?

If so, we want to hear from you for an upcoming story. Send us an e-mail telling us a little about your job and your family, and why you’re worried about calling in sick. Don’t forget to include contact information so we can get in touch.