Understanding health insurance

How to choose a health insurance plan that’s right for you and your family

Personal health insurance. Critical illness insurance. Disability insurance. Long-term care insurance. Here’s a quick way to compare their key features and find out what’s right for you and your loved ones.

 

How to choose a health insurance plan that’s right for you and your family

Personal health insurance. Critical illness insurance. Disability insurance. Long-term care insurance. Here’s a quick way to compare their key features and find out what’s right for you and your loved ones.

 

  • April 08, 2021

    Do you have enough health insurance?

    Does your provincial health plan cover as much as you think it does? What about your employee benefits? There may be gaps in your protection that you don’t know about.

  • March 31, 2021

    Employee benefits: Taxable or not?

    Does your T4 say you made more than you thought you did? Did you consider your taxable benefits? Find out which of your employee benefits is taxable and which isn’t.

  • February 01, 2021

    How public and private health insurance works in Quebec

    If you live in Quebec, then (by law) you need to have insurance coverage, either public or private, to receive prescription medication. Here’s how it works. 

  • January 13, 2021

    What is critical illness insurance? (video)

    Find out how critical illness insurance can help you focus on your health and not your finances, if you become seriously ill. 

  • December 22, 2020

    What is long term care insurance? (video)

    The growing cost of aging can take a toll on your finances. Here’s how long-term care insurance can help you cover those expenses and give you the care you need as you age. 

  • September 14, 2020

    How to choose a health insurance plan that’s right for you and your family

    Personal health insurance. Critical illness insurance. Disability insurance. Long-term care insurance. Here’s a quick way to compare their key features and find out what’s right for you and your loved ones.

  • September 11, 2020

    Can you afford to get sick?

    Recovering from a serious illness can take up a lot of time, energy and money. Luckily, there are options and resources that can help.