We all know that staying active and eating nutrient-packed food helps us live healthier, happier lives. But, living a healthy lifestyle can get expensive. In fact, the average cost of a monthly gym membership External Site is $58. And, research shows that eating a healthy diet costs about $1.50 more each day External Site per person than an unhealthy diet. While this may not be as much as you would expect, the extra cost adds up to about $2,200 more a year for a family of four.
But, what really might surprise you is your health insurance plan can help offset these costs.
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield members have exclusive access to deals and discounts through Blue365®
If you’re a Wellmark member, you can take advantage of the free Blue365 program. Blue365 gives you deals and discounts External Site on your favorite health and wellness brands. You’ll find dozens of offers on things like:
- Apparel and footwear. Save up to 20 percent on Reebok® shoes or 30 percent on Skechers®.
- Fitness. Get access to a network of gyms near you for just $29 per month or track your health with discounted wearables from FitBit®, Garmin® and Polar®.
- Hearing and vision. Save an average of $1,100 on LASIK eye surgery. Or, get eyeglass frames and hearing aids at a discounted rate.
- Home and family. Switch to Sprint and get up to a $200 pre-paid gift card. Or, make sure your pet's health is covered with 10 percent off pet insurance.
- Nutrition. Eat well for less with $40 off meal delivery and 5 percent off future Sun Basket orders or enjoy a free 3-month Jenny Craig® membership.
- Travel. Travel for less with an extra 10 percent off hotels through Hotels.comTM and 20 percent off Fairmont Hotels and Resorts.
Sign up for free today
The discounts available through Blue365 are updated frequently, so check back often for the latest and greatest deals. Once you sign up with Blue365, you’ll receive a weekly email highlighting a special deal of the week. To get started, all you need is an email address and the first three characters on your Wellmark ID card.
Blue365® is a discount program available to members who have medical coverage with Wellmark. This is NOT insurance.
Blue365® is a registered mark of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association.
Reebok®, Skechers®, FitBit®, Garmin®, Polar®, and Jenny Craig® are all registered marks of their respective companies. Hotels.comTM is trademarked. These are all independent companies that do not provide Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield products and services.