GENESIS PRIVATE CHOICE – POSSIBLY THE RIGHT CHOICE FOR YOU NEXT YEAR?

Genesis Private Choice Hospital Only Plan

Tired of having a gun held to your head by your medical scheme? If yes, then here’s the proven choice.   Let’s get straight to the point. We live in a country where you don’t get much in return for your taxes. The cost of food is spiking through the roof Municipalities are out of […]

ONEPLAN BLUE – IS IT RIGHT FOR YOU?

The OnePlan Comprehensive Plan Range

So how would you like to get paid for seeing the doctor before seeing him or her? That’s one of the benefits offered by  OnePlan.  But let’s take a look at their Blue Plan in more detail, shall we? Let’s get the cost out of the way first OnePlan offers six different options: The top of the […]

MEDICAL GAP COVER – IS IT TOO LATE TO JOIN?

New Regulations Concerning Medical Gap Cover And Hospital Cash Back Plans

It was going to happen sooner or later and you were always going to be the loser. What am I on about? Behind the scenes there is a battle going on between two industries – the medical schemes and the insurance companies. The loser has always been the insurance industry, but ultimately it’s you. Medical […]

ONEPLAN HEALTH – WHY YOU NEED TO LOOK AT THE BLUE PLAN OPTION

OnePlan Health Plan

Two quick questions for you today: Are you on a bottom of the range medical aid? Are you willing to spend R300 to give it a boost? If you answered “yes” to both questions then we have some good news. We’ve written about Oneplan before. What we did was look at all the plans, and specifically the health […]

GEMS EMERALD VALUE – A ONCE IN A LIFETIME OPPORTUNITY

Government Employees Medical Scheme

Did you know? That GEMS is the largest restricted medical scheme in South Africa That they are also the second biggest medical scheme in South Africa I can already hear you saying; “Ja, but that means nothing because the government is behind them, and in any case, it’s only for government employees.” I’d love to […]

ZESTLIFE UNIVERSAL MEDICAL GAP COVER

Think Of It As Your Emergency Parachute

When it comes to insurance, what would you rate as your top priorities? This is how I arrived at my essential list: Driving a financed vehicle? Man, I wouldn’t risk driving on our roads without insurance; I don’t know about you. Paying off two car loans, wow! Life insurance? Important, but not as important as […]

HOW TO CHOOSE A MEDICAL AID

Introduction

Who’s getting the biggest chunk of your paycheque every month? Is it your bond? Maybe your car repayment? School fees? Now the great thing about all of these is that you’re getting something for your money. Eventually that home will be yours – that car yours – but spare a moment for those expenses where […]

FEDHEALTH 2017 – PART ONE

What makes Fedhealth different?

I’m not going to lie, I’m with Discovery Health. I’ve been with them for years, I’ve never had any bad experiences with them, they’re an excellent medical aid scheme, the cost suits my pocket, and honestly, it’s a schlep to move. But at the same time I’ve heard only good things about Fedhealth from people […]

DISCOVERY HEALTH 2017 – PART THIRTY ONE

The KeyCare Core plan

In part thirty of this series we looked at what the KeyCare Access plan offered. Now we look at the KeyCare Core and where it fits in right at the bottom. The KeyCare Core plan This plan is the least expensive and comprehensive of all the KeyCare options since it only allows you to: Use of […]

DISCOVERY HEALTH 2017 – PART THIRTY

The KeyCare Access plan

In part twenty nine of this series we looked at what the KeyCare Plus plan offered. Now we look at the KeyCare Access option and where it fits in. The difference between KeyCare and everything else at Discovery Health On all the other plans you get to manage your healthcare expenses. Even on the Core plan – […]