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We lost our vision & Dental recently. Does anyone know of a private insurance we can pick up?

I can get it at my work but they won't pay anything really for 3 years. We all need our cleanings and yearly vision check ups.

I will probably need a scaling. Just not sure what the best company to use is. I have read up on ameriplan so I am all set with that looking for companies other then them.

Thanks for any suggestions

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Asked by Anonymous at 3:44 PM on May. 18, 2009 in Money & Work

Answers (8)
  • there's carecredit but that's a credit card with high interest. and delta dental is some kind of plan but don't know any thing more than it's name. try googling it. dental schools offer less expensive care than private dentists. maybe you have some within an hour or hour and a half tops. I'd travel that far for care if I had to.

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:51 PM on May. 18, 2009

  • Why don't you like Ameriplan? It will save you instantly on Dental and Vision!

    Answer by SonjaSC at 4:33 PM on May. 18, 2009

  • It has nothing to do with liking or not liking Ameriplan. I just already know what they offer. Trying to see if there is anything else out there.

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:40 PM on May. 18, 2009

  • There really isn't that big of savings with Ameriplan.....but yeah community colleges usually have dental hygiene programs and they will clean your teeth either for very cheap or sometimes free!

    Answer by calliesmommie at 5:14 PM on May. 18, 2009

  • I just left the insurance/financial services industry back in December. I would recommend MetLife Dental or Delta Dental for actual dental insurance. VSP is probably the best for vision. I don't know what they offer in your state, but it's worth looking into.

    Answer by TrekkieMom at 1:38 AM on May. 19, 2009

  • Try

    This website compares insurance prices from different companies. It's the cheapest prices I've ever seen, and they are reliable companies, with high ratings. Also, Dave Ramsey recommends them :D

    Answer by Erica_Smerica at 3:44 AM on May. 19, 2009

  • Your local hospital should have a network where they have a sliding scale. you will have to call around.

    Or you can always give procardia a try.


    For as low as $17.95*, save 10% - 60% and even more at thousands of participating professional care providers and your personal favorite local businesses!


    Answer by IraqiVetWife at 12:14 PM on May. 19, 2009

  • Try enter your zip code and compare the plans. Some have dental, vision, and hearing. Good luck.

    Answer by lilkgfan at 11:27 PM on May. 31, 2009

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