Discount plans have started to become more and more common in today’s economy (there are more than 8 million members in our Careington dental plan). With the dawn of a new year, many people are looking for new ways to save money and get healthy in 2012.
Dental discount plans have been saving people a lot of money on dental care since 1979. Good Morning America recently endorsed discount plans as a great way to save money. And a leading dental publication, Dental Products Report, also featured 1Dental.com in its May 2011 issue for offering an affordable dental solution for dentists and patients during the recession.
People sometimes ask how the plan can be so affordable. Does it really work? The system is actually quite simple: unlike traditional insurance plans, a discount dental plan benefits both the patient and the dentist. Watch this short video to learn how it works:
Sadly, there are some dental plans out there that might not be worth the money. The following articles can help you identify a scam before it’s too late:
Do you have dental coverage for 2012?