Category Archives: Travelling

Heading to the U.S. for the Weekend? You Need Out of Country Insurance!

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Posted on November 25th, 2014 by Mike Ignatz

Are you heading down to the States this weekend? Many Canadians cross the border for some weekend entertainment. We go for the shopping (Black Friday, anyone?), to catch a Bills or Sabres game, or just to get away on a mini-vacation. No matter your reason, it’s essential to make sure (…) [Read Full Article]

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Are Your Clients Travelling This Winter? Make Sure They Don’t Forget Travel Insurance!

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Posted on October 31st, 2014 by Mike Ignatz

A recent article from Advisor.ca reminds us that as the weather gets colder, Canadians often seek warmer pastures. According to the Travel Health Insurance Association of Canada, 36% of Canadians are planning to travel this winter! With over a third of Canadians planning a trip abroad, it’s our responsibility to (…) [Read Full Article]

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Travelling Abroad? Get ‘Out of Country’ Medical Insurance – You’ll Thank Us

Travel Insurance
Posted on January 16th, 2014 by Mike Ignatz

If you are planning on travelling abroad in the near future, it’s essential to be aware of how expensive medical bills are in other countries. Even for seemingly minor illnesses, costs can stack up pretty quickly.  Provincial Medicare (OHIP in Ontario) may contribute a small portion of the cost, but (…) [Read Full Article]

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Have a Safe Trip! Travel Medical Insurance Reminders

Travel Medical Insurance Reminders
Posted on July 17th, 2013 by Mike Ignatz

Whether it’s a week-long trip to Dominican Republic or just a day’s jaunt across the border to the US for shopping, it is important for Canadians travelling outside of their home province to make sure they have travel medical insurance. That way you won’t have to worry about coverage, should (…) [Read Full Article]

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Tips for Travelling

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Posted on July 18th, 2011 by Mike Ignatz

Travel medical insurance continues to be very important for Canadians traveling outside of their home province.  If you are traveling outside of your home province, consider these tips: Find out if your group benefits plan includes travel medical insurance. Check your employee benefits booklet, ask your plan administrator, or call (…) [Read Full Article]

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