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Does Dental Insurance Cover Braces?

On average, braces cost $5,000 to $6,000.[1] For most families, that is no small expense. Paying for braces can be a real financial strain and a source of stress for those who realize their children will eventually need orthodontic treatment … Continue reading

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5 Top Reasons to Shop for, Buy Individual Dental Insurance Online

By Jenifer Dorsey About 60 percent of Americans have dental insurance, and 99 percent of those dental insurance benefits are obtained through an employer or a group such as AARP, according to the National Association of Dental Plans.[1] So where … Continue reading

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5 Tips for Buying Reliable Dental Insurance

By Jenifer Dorsey Purchasing individual dental insurance be relatively quick and easy (especially online), but it also requires a little research. If you buy from the wrong people and companies, you risk purchasing coverage that is not what you expected … Continue reading

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What Information Do You Need to Buy Dental Insurance Online?

By Jenifer Dorsey Once you choose a dental insurance plan, applying for and purchasing coverage online takes just a few minutes. Here is how it works at dentalinsurance.org: First, select your coverage from the quoting results provided and click “apply.” … Continue reading

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Dental Health, Insurance are Important Across a Lifetime

By Jenifer Dorsey Maintaining good oral health is a lifelong process, from infancy through adulthood. Having healthy teeth and gums impacts our general well-being and ability to show up for school and work. Periodontal disease, dental caries and other oral … Continue reading

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How to Get Dental Insurance in Minutes for Your Whole Family

By Jenifer Dorsey Obamacare’s 2014 open-enrollment period concludes today, March 31, 2014. Whether you already bought health insurance or plan to buy it today, this may be a good time to also purchase dental insurance. While the Affordable Care Act … Continue reading

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What is CA? How Access to Discounts Can Enhance Your Dental Benefits

By Jenifer Dorsey Whether you are providing dental insurance benefits for yourself or an entire family, you want to get the most for your dollar. As such, do not be tempted to pick the first low-cost dental plan you find. … Continue reading

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How Dental Insurance Can Help Kids Fight Cavities

By Jenifer Dorsey Tooth decay is the most prevalent chronic disease in children and adults—and it is largely preventable.[1] One combo in particular can go a long way when it comes to fighting cavities in kids. Dental sealants and fluoride … Continue reading

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Ask an Advisor: Does Obamacare’s Open Enrollment Deadline Apply to Dental Insurance?

By Jenifer Dorsey Do I have to enroll in dental insurance by March 31, 2014? No. The Affordable Care Act does not require adults or children to have dental insurance. If you miss the March 31, 2014, Obamacare open-enrollment deadline, … Continue reading

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Ask an Advisor: Can I Use My Obamacare Subsidy on Dental Insurance?

By Jenifer Dorsey When I buy health insurance through my state’s exchange, will I be able to use my family’s tax credit to reduce our dental insurance premiums? Obamacare’s premium tax credits and cost-sharing subsidies can help make health insurance … Continue reading

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