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Health Insurance Costs Too High? Mistakes to Avoid & Tips

Some Canadians sign up for a new health insurance policy and then forget about it. They assume they have the best plan and that everything they need is included in their policy. Or, they don’t have enough coverage because they’re younger and think they can get by with only provincial coverage. But, these can prove ... Continue Reading

Am I Covered? When is Supplemental Health Insurance Necessary?

Supplemental health insurance can cover the costs provincial health plans don't pay for, including specialty drugs, eye, and dental care.

Health Insurance: What New Canadian Citizens Should Know

If you’re a new citizen to Canada, you might have a lot of questions about how to start new health insurance. Maybe you heard that health insurance in Canada is free. Or, maybe you heard that every type of service is covered. While Canada provides insurance for its residents, they pay for their healthcare costs ... Continue Reading

Life Insurance Costs Too High? Avoid These Mistakes

Think you may be overpaying for life insurance? Here's what you can do to lower your costs.

Measles Spreading in Europe: What Canadian Travellers Need to Know

Measles Spreading in Europe: What Canadian Travellers Need To Know

If you're planning a trip to Europe this summer, your pre-travel checklist just got a bit longer. Along with arranging your flight and accommodations, getting travel insurance and ensuring your passport is up-to-date, Canada's top doctor is urging you to add a measles vaccination to your to-do list. The highly-contagious disease is making a comeback ... Continue Reading