Half of employers continue all benefits for employees

Despite the COVID-19 pandemic about half of Canadian employers are continuing all benefits, including disability, accord…

LIFE INSURANCE | April 21 2020 10:15AM
Canada Protection Plan expands CI insurance lineup

Canada Protection Plan has launched a suite of no-medical critical illness that covers eight illnesses.

LIFE INSURANCE | April 17 2020 01:00PM
Life insurance industry responds to COVID-19

The Insurance Portal spoke with Stephen Frank, president of the CLHIA, to discuss some of the unknowns the life insuranc…

LIFE INSURANCE | April 08 2020 10:45AM
Navacord acquires Benemax Financial Group

Navacord Corp. has announced the acquisition of Benemax Financial Group Inc. of Richmond Hill, Ontario.

LIFE INSURANCE | March 24 2020 03:13PM
LTD claims on the rise due to mental health issues

Mental health issues are increasing across Canada, leading to a rise in long-term disability (LTD) claims, with the econ…

HEALTH | March 16 2020 10:31AM
CHES announces new life insurance affiliate

CHES Special Risk Inc. announced that it has a new sister company – CHES Financial Services. This affiliate offers life,…

LIFE INSURANCE | February 26 2020 03:32PM
Agent suspended five years for benefits fraud

A former general insurance sales person has been fined and will not be able to renew his application for any insurance l…

LIFE INSURANCE | February 26 2020 09:56AM