Understanding Mortgage Insurance in Canada:

Understanding Mortgage Insurance in Canada:

When considering buying a dream home, many things will run through your mind. One such thing is how you’re going to pay for it. Saving for a house involves putting away your hard-earned money for years and making sacrifices along the way. You also need to be saving money so you can get it insured. Whether it’s
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Snowbird Travel Insurance…. Travel Safe

Snowbird Travel Insurance…. Travel Safe

Planning an extended winter vacation this year? If you’re a mature traveller who’d rather chase sunsets than snow storms, it’s important to note that you can only stay in those coveted US vacation spots for a certain number of days. On February 13, 2017, Prime Minister Trudeau and President Trump reaffirmed the commitment to a
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Preparing to travel?

Preparing to travel?

It’s that time of year again, where we share invaluable, real-life traveler claim stories with you! These relatable examples illustrate how travel insurance protects traveler’s, whether they’re Canadians exploring our great nation, adventurous folk packing their wanderlust abroad, or snowbirds vacationing in warmer destinations to escape the cold—and all types of traveler’s in between. Costs
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What You Need to Know About Generic Drugs

What You Need to Know About Generic Drugs

A generic drug is simply a branded drug that uses a different name. You’ll recognize many of the names. The brand Tylenol has a generic called acetaminophen. Prilosec is the brand name for generic omeprazole, which helps people with reflux disease. Metformin, used by diabetes patients, is the generic name for the brand Glucophage. The US
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GENERIC MEDICINE VERSUS BRAND-NAME DRUGS

GENERIC MEDICINE VERSUS BRAND-NAME DRUGS

SAME QUALITY as brand-name drugsAll drugs (brand-name and generic) are reviewed and authorized for sale by Health Canada before they are available for prescription. A generic drug is designed to work the same way in the body as the original brand-name drug. SAME ACTIVE INGREDIENTS as brand-name drugsGeneric drugs have the same active ingredient (the
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Your Health Care is Only Province Wide

Your Health Care is Only Province Wide

We hear from too many Canadians every year who learned the hard way that their provincial health benefits only go as far as the border — and we’re not talking about the 49th parallel. While Canadians are used to referring to our health benefits as universal health care, it’s important to remember that these benefits
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Solo Travel

Solo Travel

Traveling solo is undergoing a resurgence in this hyper connected world. Traveling solo? Take common sense with you, stay connected and make safety your first concern. Anyone who travels alone is aware of its singular rewards, but such rewards can be blunted if you fail to make personal safety a priority. Here are a few
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Cost Plus Plan Advantages

Cost Plus Plan Advantages

The greatest advantage of a Cost Plus Plan is flexibility!  Your plan allows choose and what you use. In addition: All individuals are eligible regardless of pre-existing conditions, prior usage or age. There are no deductibles or co-insurance amounts – 100% coverage. There are no limits for the number of visits and treatments per practitioner. You determine how much or how little you will
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Cost Plus Plans?

Cost Plus Plans?

What Is A Cost Plus Plan? Cost Plus Plans provide TAX PREFERRED and COST EFFECTIVE Health & Dental benefits for business owners! Think of a Cost Plus Plan as a “little gold nugget” that has been offered to you by Canada Revenue Agency.  All you have to do is know what it does and how to use it.  Thousands of
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HOW TO SUPPORT CHILDREN WHO IDENTIFY AS LGBTQ2+

HOW TO SUPPORT CHILDREN WHO IDENTIFY AS LGBTQ2+

What is LGBTQ2+ and what is the +? LGBTQ2+ is an abbreviation that includes: lesbian, gay, bisexual, transsexual, transgender, two-spirited, intersex, quest, questioning and asexual. One of the most frequent seen usages is LGBTQ. To say that parenting is a journey of continued learning and unique experiences may be one of life’s biggest understatements. There
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