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Why An Extended Hospital Stay Could Be Worse for Your Health

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Preventable harm can extend hospital stays, this is how supplemental insurance can protect you.

Credit Protection Insurance a plus for Most Canadians

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A credit protection study conducted by the Canadian Association of Financial Institutions in Insurance (CAFII) found 87 percent of Canadians are happy with their experience. Credit protection insurance (CPI) is a safeguard for Canadians who start a new mortgage or open a home equity line of credit (HELOC) loan. Canadians are Satisfied with Creditor's Insurance ... Continue Reading

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