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Update on Canada Post Strike

Posted on August 25th, 2016 by Mike Ignatz

We would like to remind our clients and members that during the possible Canada Post strike, claim cheques will be held at The Benefits Trust office until regular mail services resume. As a result, claim cheques will not be mailed out after today, Thursday August 25, to ensure no cheques are caught in (…) [Read Full Article]

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Congratulations to Our 2016 Canada Day Photo Contest Winners!

Posted on July 22nd, 2016 by Mike Ignatz

Congratulations to Our 2016 Canada Day Photo Contest Winners! We love seeing all of the fantastic pictures of your Canada Day celebrations! It’s always nice to see how people are spending the day across our great nation. A big thank you to everyone who participated! It was difficult to choose (…) [Read Full Article]

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New Video: How to Read Your Monthly Financial Statement from The Benefits Trust

Posted on July 7th, 2016 by Mike Ignatz

The Benefits Trust financial statement is an important tool that provides a clear monthly snapshot of your benefit plan’s financial status. At The Benefits Trust, we are committed to providing service excellence, clarity, and transparency to all of our clients. Recently, we developed a reference video that is designed to (…) [Read Full Article]

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Win a Prize Pack in Our 2016 Canada Day Photo Contest (It’s Easy)!

Posted on June 24th, 2016 by Mike Ignatz

Did you know Canada was recently ranked the second best country in the world by the World Economic Forum? Our country earned the top ranking in the report for “quality of life”, a category that includes education, public healthcare, safety, and political and economic stability. Canada was also recognized for (…) [Read Full Article]

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SelectFlex Benefits for Small Groups of 3 or More Employees

Posted on June 9th, 2016 by Karen Taylor Smith

Our SelectFlex Benefits plan for small businesses has been very popular for groups of three or more. We have also found that groups of less than three are best served by an Executive Benefits Plan and/or Healthcare Spending Account Plus plan (HSAP) (read more in our previous blog, “Can a (…) [Read Full Article]

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Reminder: Overage Dependents Are No Longer Eligible after Graduation

Posted on June 6th, 2016 by Mike Ignatz

As June begins, we would like to remind plan members that coverage for overage dependents (children between the ages of 21-26 who have been attending school full time at an accredited educational institution) ends upon convocation – not the beginning of the next school year. Convocation for graduating post-secondary students (…) [Read Full Article]

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What’s New at The Benefits Trust?

Posted on May 27th, 2016 by Mike Ignatz

We have been very busy lately at The Benefits Trust, developing new tools and online resources for both our members and advisor partners, attending conferences to stay up to date on the latest in the benefits and insurance industry, and hosting educational webinars and seminars for advisors. We also recently (…) [Read Full Article]

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How Employers Can Change Their Benefits Plan without Re-Enrollment

Posted on May 5th, 2016 by Mike Ignatz

Employers may want to make changes to their benefits plan for a variety of reasons. For example, they may be in search of more favourable pricing; in fact, a lot of advisors tell employers that they should “shop their benefits plan” every two to three years to attain the most (…) [Read Full Article]

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New! Balance Checker for Healthcare Spending Account Plan Members

Posted on April 29th, 2016 by Mike Ignatz

Does your benefits plan with The Benefits Trust include a healthcare spending account (HSA/HCSA)? You can now easily check the balance on your HSA through our website! Click here to access the HSA Balance Checker It’s simple: 1. Just enter your group number and your personal certificate number into the (…) [Read Full Article]

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Can I Have a Benefits Plan for One? [Video]

Posted on April 19th, 2016 by Karen Taylor Smith

As a sole proprietor or incorporated individual, have you ever wondered if you could get a benefits plan just for yourself and your dependents? After all, benefits plans are fully tax-deductible business expenses, allowing you to pay for your medical and dental expenses in the most tax-effective way possible. Business (…) [Read Full Article]

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