Individual Vision Insurance

Do you wear glasses or contacts? If so, you probably make periodic visits to the optometrist. Here you will have checkups and make sure your eyes are in good condition. They’ll also give you a higher prescription for glasses or contact lenses as necessary. If you deal with this expense, you know that it can add up quickly.


Even if you don’t have classes or contacts, that is no reason to skip the eye doctor visits. It’s one thing to go less frequently, but it is another to go 10 or 20 years without going to the eye doctor. You shouldn’t wait until you can’t see well to get your eyes checked. That could cause more damage to your eyes. Also, you could have and I disease and not even know it. Don’t take that chance.


In order to help you out with vision care, you may need to get individual vision insurance. First, check with your health insurance provider and see if you can get covered to their or if you already are covered. For example, if you get health insurance from your employer, you need to make sure and see if they cover version. If not, you may need to get separate individual vision insurance. This will be another expense, but paying for insurance will most likely save you money over time than if you pay for each visit each time. Usually, you can get covered for an annual checkup as well as a certain amount of money towards new glasses or contacts each year. Each plan is different, check with your provider.