How to help your parents with estate planning and making a will

You play an important role in protecting your parents’ legacy Do you remember when your parents sat you down for the talk? Back then, it likely included some awkward moments and uncomfortable feelings. It could be time for another talk, but this time you’d be...

Mortgage insurance vs. Life insurance: What meets your needs?

Which of your needs are met by each product?   If you’re buying a home or renewing an existing mortgage, you may be offered group insurance by your lender or broker. You put a lot of money towards your home, so it’s worth taking steps now to protect your investment....

Disability insurance

Protect your paycheque   Disability insurance works when you can’t. It can give you tax-free monthly income to help pay expenses if an illness or accident stops you from working. What is disability insurance?   It can give you a tax-free monthly payment to help...

Protect your savings

Why life insurance and critical illness insurance are part of smart financial planning You’re working hard to save for your future. You may have long-term goals, like saving for your first home or retirement. Maybe you’re saving for your next vacation or for something...

Do you have enough insurance through your employer?

So you’ve landed a job with benefits — kudos! Even better, as part of that package, you’re covered by a group life insurance policy. Now you don’t have to worry, right? Not necessarily — the insurance provided by your employer may not provide you...

Universal life insurance

Insurance as adaptable as you are Flexible protection that lets you choose your investments and payment schedule.   What is universal life insurance?   It’s guaranteed, lifelong protection that let’s you invest and build your wealth. And it’s one of the most flexible...

Protect your savings

Why life insurance and critical illness insurance are part of smart financial planning   You’re working hard to save for your future. You may have long-term goals, like saving for your first home or retirement. Maybe you’re saving for your next vacation or for...

How to buy life insurance for the first time

You can get life insurance that’s right for you by following these tips today   Buying life insurance for the first time is a big decision. Finding coverage that’s right for you can help take care of your loved ones if you’re no longer there.  Life insurance is...

Estate Planning

What is estate planning? An estate is not just a home or physical belongings, it represents all the financial assets that can be passed on to charity or loved ones when you die. It may include: a family business, a cottage, a pension, a bank account and more. A...