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Private health insurance: 10 ways to stop paying too much and to get more benefits for your money

Reviewing your health cover annually is important if you want to get the best cover for a good price while avoiding costly pitfalls

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Changing your health insurer or health insurance policy can provide you with extra benefits and save you money

Changing your health insurer or health insurance policy can provide you with extra benefits and save you money

Changing your insurer or policy can provide you with extra benefits and save you money

Changing your insurer or policy can provide you with extra benefits and save you money

Please note that these plans are not identical and product differentials will apply. It’s essential that you discuss your specific requirements with either your insurer or your adviser before making any changes to ensure that the plan under consideration matches your exact cover requirements.

Please note that these plans are not identical and product differentials will apply. It’s essential that you discuss your specific requirements with either your insurer or your adviser before making any changes to ensure that the plan under consideration matches your exact cover requirements.

Please note that these plans are for illustrative purposes only and product differentials will apply. It’s essential that you discuss your specific requirements with either your insurer or your adviser before joining these plans or making any changes to ensure that the plan matches your exact cover requirements.

Please note that these plans are for illustrative purposes only and product differentials will apply. It’s essential that you discuss your specific requirements with either your insurer or your adviser before joining these plans or making any changes to ensure that the plan matches your exact cover requirements.

Please note that these plans are for illustrative purposes only and product differentials will apply. It’s essential that you discuss your specific requirements with either your insurer or your adviser before joining these plans or making any changes to ensure that the plan matches your exact cover requirements

Please note that these plans are for illustrative purposes only and product differentials will apply. It’s essential that you discuss your specific requirements with either your insurer or your adviser before joining these plans or making any changes to ensure that the plan matches your exact cover requirements

Please note that these plans are for illustrative purposes only and product differentials will apply. It’s essential that you discuss your specific requirements with either your insurer or your adviser before joining these plans or making any changes to ensure that the plan matches your exact cover requirements

Please note that these plans are for illustrative purposes only and product differentials will apply. It’s essential that you discuss your specific requirements with either your insurer or your adviser before joining these plans or making any changes to ensure that the plan matches your exact cover requirements

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Changing your health insurer or health insurance policy can provide you with extra benefits and save you money

Nearly half of the population in Ireland has private health insurance cover but more than 50pc of members may still be insured on the wrong plans and may be paying too much for their cover or they could be missing out on extra benefits. With nearly 340 plans to choose from, there are options to suit all requirements and budgets. Below is a summary of the top tips to help you save money on the cost of private health cover across all insurers, VHI, Laya and Irish Life Health.

1 Review your cover annually

Too many consumers are complacent when it comes to their health insurance renewal. For many reasons including fear of change, perceived complexity, misguided loyalty and simple inertia, too many people just auto-renew their cover. This means they’re missing out on new deals and special offers, all of which could reduce their costs substantially.


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