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Should You Get Child Critical Illness Insurance?

September 27, 2022

Should You Get Child Critical Illness Insurance?

Your child’s serious illness is a strain on your family emotionally and financially. Y…

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Do Young Families Need Life Insurance?

September 19, 2022

Do Young Families Need Life Insurance?

Your life changes when you become a parent. You have new responsibilities, especially protec…

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Do I Need Life Insurance If I’m Single?

August 30, 2022

Do I Need Life Insurance If I'm Single?

Have you thought about how you will pay for your funeral or take care of any debts you have…

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Can I Get Life Insurance If I Have Cancer?

August 23, 2022

Can I Get Life Insurance If I Have Cancer?

Yes, you can get life insurance with cancer or if you are a cancer survivor. Getting life in…

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Can I Get Life Insurance with Depression?

August 18, 2022

Can I Get Life Insurance with Depression?

In most cases, people with depression can still get life insurance. Your ability to get life…

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Can I Get Life insurance with High Blood Pressure?

August 16, 2022

Can I Get Life insurance with High Blood Pressure?

Yes, you can get life insurance with high blood pressure but you may end up paying more, esp…

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Can I Apply for Life Insurance If I Have Diabetes?

August 12, 2022

Can I Apply for Life Insurance If I Have Diabetes?

If you have diabetes, life insurance can still be available to you. You should always disclo…

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Why Term Life Insurance is the Most Popular Life Insurance Product

March 30, 2022

Why Term Life Insurance is the Most Popular Life Insurance Product

Term life insurance is the most popular life insurance product. A major reason why most get…

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Life Insurance is Lifestyle Protection for Your Family

March 23, 2022

Life Insurance is Lifestyle Protection for Your Family

Life insurance provides short- and long-term options for maintaining your family’s lif…

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How Does Life Insurance Protect your Income?

March 16, 2022

How Does Life Insurance Protect your Income?

Life insurance provides financial security for your family by leaving them a non-taxable pay…

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February 8, 2021

Is life insurance a good Valentine's Day gift?

Feb. 8, 2021. When you think about which romantic gift you should buy for your significant o…

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January 26, 2021

Why is it important to have personal liability insurance if you ski or snowboard?

Skiing and snowboarding are enjoyable and popular winter sports but come with the risk of in…

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September 22, 2020

What is critical life insurance?

Standard health insurance does not provide enough coverage if you have a serious health emer…

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August 26, 2020

What is Life Insurance?

Life insurance helps your loved ones financially when you die. A life insurance policy from…

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Young family walking outside in the snow.

October 30, 2019

Protecting your family: Why you need life insurance

October 30, 2019. Life insurance policies are formulated to take care of your dependent fami…

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A young couple reviews life insurance policies on a laptop.

October 21, 2019

What Life Insurance Policy do You Need Right Now?

October 21, 2019. If you are financially responsible and want to do the best thing for yours…

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Young mother and baby look at a life insurance policy

August 7, 2019

The Different Types of Life Insurance

August 7, 2019. If you have people who depend on your income or you want to leave your relat…

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Female doctor goes over medical information in doctor's office with female patient

January 4, 2019

Critical illness insurance in case you get sick

Jan. 4, 2018. Critical illness insurance may be a type of insurance that could help you and…

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Happy joyous husband and wife give piggy backs to two young daughters

December 16, 2018

What is whole life insurance?

Dec. 16, 2018. Whole life insurance is a type of life insurance on which you pay premiums fr…

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July 27, 2018

What would happen if you lose your ability to earn a living?

November is Financial Literacy Month. Each week, we’re offering advice to help you mak…

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July 27, 2018

Coping during a blue Christmas

It’s the holiday season once again. Time to shop into the late evening hours, string c…

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July 27, 2018

Should you insure your children?

In support of Financial Literacy Month, we’re offering guidance on our blog to help yo…

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July 27, 2018

Creditor insurance or term life insurance. Do you know the difference?

Managing your money and navigating the financial maze can be challenging. November is Financ…

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July 27, 2018

Life after beating cancer

Thanks to cancer research, early detection and improved treatments, more people can call the…

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July 27, 2018

Insurance fraud takes money from your pocket

It may sound like an elaborate scheme by organized groups or insurance crime rings, but insu…

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July 27, 2018

Smart habits for staying positive

Did you know that people who are pessimistic have a nearly 20% higher risk of dying than tho…

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July 27, 2018

What really happens if you die without a will?

Most people spend their adult lives trying to protect what they’ve worked for - to pre…

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July 27, 2018

10 superfoods for a healthy body

Food is medicine. As Canadians, we spend $1.4 billion annually on vitamins, minerals, fish…

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July 27, 2018

Do seniors still need insurance?

Conventional wisdom says that as we age, we require less insurance. This is based on the ass…

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July 26, 2018

Daffodil month

Spring has arrived. Signs of the most anticipated season of the year are everywhere as early…

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July 26, 2018

How to be a good sport when it comes to your kid's sport

Organized sports for youth should be challenging but, at the same time, fun. Children should…

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July 26, 2018

Heart and stroke month - love your beating heart

Your heart beats strong and steady at an average rate of 60 to 100 beats a minute, pumping l…

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July 26, 2018

Out of the ashes: How to kick your smoking habit

Everyone has their own reasons to quit smoking. It isn’t easy, but the good news is th…

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July 26, 2018

New Year's resolutions can lower premiums

The start of a new year usually heralds a desire to live a healthier lifestyle and quit bad…

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July 26, 2018

The underinsured woman

Laura is a busy mom who cares for two children and works part-time at a retail store. Her hu…

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July 26, 2018

Getting married? Get insurance

No one wants to think about what could go wrong when you’re on cloud nine, but when yo…

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July 26, 2018

Keep everyone safe around the water this summer

On a hot summer’s day, a sparkling lake or pool is irresistible. But water can also be…

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July 26, 2018

Taking your pets on the road

With spring break and summer vacation right around the corner, there are plenty of good reas…

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July 26, 2018

Think twice before gifting a pet

Surprising a loved one with a new puppy or kitten over the holidays may sound like a great p…

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July 26, 2018

Connect, communicate and care to prevent suicide

Today, approximately 11 people will end their lives by suicide in Canada. Suicide is the n…

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July 26, 2018

Protecting our seniors

Many seniors enjoy active and healthy lifestyles well into their eighties. They thrive in th…

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July 26, 2018

Insurance for school age children

Physical activity is a healthy, normal part of childhood. When you send your child or childr…

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July 26, 2018

How to save money on insurance in tough times

These are challenging times. Like so many Canadians, especially Albertans, you are looking f…

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July 26, 2018

Safe Kids Week

As the school year comes to a close, the kids are looking forward to long sunny days playing…

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July 26, 2018

Planning ahead: 4 tips for a carefree road trip

Every spring, Canadians take to the road in great numbers, exploring their own provinces, se…

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July 26, 2018

Pets need dental care

If you’re a responsible pet owner, there are certain regular trips to the veterinarian…

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July 26, 2018

Naturopathic medicine week

To your good health, naturally May 9 – 13 is Naturopathic Medicine Week. It’s…

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July 26, 2018

Men's Health - Movember

Men, Grow Your ‘Stache And Look After Your Health If you notice men sporting hairier l…

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July 26, 2018

Changing views on mental illness

At some point in our lives, we are all affected by mental illness whether through a friend,…

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July 26, 2018

Life insurance: who needs it?

Life insurance is designed to pay a lump sum of money to your dependents or heirs in the eve…

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