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Making my Dental Plan work for me.

Posted on by Kerry Kell
We all know what an expensive, sometimes scary trip to the dentist can be and not something which is top of our list to spend our hard earned wages on, so when I was told after a routine check-up that I needed some treatment doing which was not going to be cheap, it was time to re-evaluate my dental plan. Luckily this happened just before the Choices window opened. I had the basic plan already, …

Making the most out of a great deal!

Posted on by Nicola Eady
I’m not an avid user of Tribe, but I do use it from time to time. I find it’s about using Tribe to find the deals that work for you. It’s definitely worth keeping it as an Internet shortcut! Last year I took my fiancé to Paris for his 30th birthday. I knew Tribe had a good deal on the Eurostar so I logged on and had a look. It was only £59 for a …

Making the most of our Ride To Work scheme

Posted on by Neil Newman
I’ve ridden to work on and off for years, I rode a mountain which requires a little more effort than a streamlined road bike, but I got fed up of people going past me as if they were putting no effort in so thought “if you can’t beat them, join them!” and took the opportunity to sign up to the Ride-to-Work scheme to get myself a road bike. The process was nice and simple – …

Buying extra holiday to say ‘I do’

Posted on by Laura Garnett
With a date (finally) in place for our wedding, I decided to buy five days extra holiday through Choices. This meant that I was able to relax in the knowledge that I had enough days away from work to do all the exciting wedding things that I needed to do this year like dress fittings, my hen weekend (and recovery!) plus a spa day and any last minute preparations in the days before the wedding …

Back to fighting fit with my Bupa Medical Plan

Posted on by Jordan Hammond
I believe the Bupa Medical Plan has got to be one of the best benefits Virgin Media has to offer. A few years ago, I started to get shooting pains down my neck and arm. I went to my Doctors who advised me that I had a pulled muscle in my neck, and to rest with hot and cold treatment on the area. I continued this treatment for a few weeks but the shooting pains got worse and …