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ADA: More Young Adults Have Dental Insurance Due to Obamacare ‘Spillover’ Effect

By Jenifer Dorsey While the Affordable Care Act may not require a parent’s dental insurance plan benefits extend to dependents age 19 and older, it seems more young adults have dental insurance benefits—and are using them—since the law took effect. … Continue reading

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What to Do When Dependent Dental Benefits Don’t Last Through Age 26

By Jenifer Dorsey My 22-year-old daughter just graduated college, and we learned she can no longer receive benefits through my employer’s dental insurance plan. I thought dependents had to be covered through age 26.  Under the Affordable Care Act, dental … Continue reading

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Ask the Agent: Is there a Waiting Period for Preventive Dental Services?

Question: I’m entering retirement and taking out an individual dental policy. I would like to maintain my routine visits to the dentist as I always have done. Will I be subjected to a waiting period before my individual policy benefits … Continue reading

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