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Dental Insurance Plans

Many moms I know have opted to become stay at home (or perhaps work from home) moms.  Despite the fact that the economy is terrible and prices of everything, from gas to electricity and even basic commodities keep rising, they opt to give up working in a corporate setting to be able to stay home and raise their children. In my opinion, this is greatly admirable.

One of the drawbacks of choosing to be a homemaker or a SAHM (as many stay at home moms are called) is the fact that it can limit access to quality health care benefits. Unless, of course, their husbands’ companies can provide such benefits that covers the entire family. This is especially true for dental care. Many company HMO’s provide limited access to such needs. All too often going for dental care is something we put off because for one, it simply is too expensive.  Secondly, it often is not covered by insurance.

So what is one to do when they have no access to good dental plans? Especially when you have little kids who need regular check-ups and constant cleaning and treatment?

Of course one option is to apply for individual dental insurance.  But often times, these can be too expensive. Luckily there are places such as that offers great options for individual dental plans. Through, moms can find the best dental insurance that fits their budget and needs.  These discounted dental plans can provide their children with the best dental care possible without wiping out the family budget. Also, the plans offered in the site appear to be great alternatives to dental insurance.  Furthermore, these dental plans can also be a protective measure we take in order to protect our family from potential health issues, such as gingivitis and other mouth diseases.

Some people may be a little hesitant about availing of discounted medical services. However, when I looked through the various testimonials and comments about the plans available, it seems quite fair and up front. I think that is a very important thing to consider before purchasing such deals or plans. After all, it’s our children’s health we’re talking about, right?  While it is true that we should not scrimp on our family’s heath needs, be it medically or otherwise, it still is important to be practical and to make the most out of every hard earned penny we make.

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  1. Dental insurance can save you from spending a fortune on dental procedures =)

  2. Dental insurance is really helpful, glad we have one. Growing up I regret not taking care of my teeth

  3. I was actually planning a get a health insurance. I agree that being a SAHM or WAHM have limited health benefits.

  4. Tina says:

    Very right Sis, and reading your post makes me wanna go to the dentist now. My boys have teeth for extraction na..

  5. It’s good to know there are inexpensive yet quality dental plans around. *)

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