Canada is set to cut billions of dollars in subsidies for insurers over the next two decades, a move that could dent the health care industry’s bottom line.The government announced Tuesday that it would stop subsidizing the cost of health insurance in 2017, starting in 2019.“It’s a very, very difficult decision,” Health Minister Jane Philpott […]
The U.N. Children’s Fund is to launch a U.A.E. insurance program for older adults with COVI-19, officials said on Friday.The U.NSF said the plan would cover people between the ages of 65 and 80 with COVA-19 and those between the years of 65 to 80 with other chronic illnesses such as diabetes.The organization said it […]
Geico Insurance, the life insurance company that’s famous for its slogan “Get Geico for Life,” has finally started offering insurance coverage that will pay for most of your medical expenses after your death.Geico Insurance started offering the policy at the end of September, and it’s now available for $2,500 per person, which is more than […]
The Alberta Dairy Farmers’ Association has asked the provincial government to extend its subsidy for dairy insurance to all dairy farmers, including those who have not yet received a subsidy.The group wants the insurance benefit to extend to all farmers across the province.In a letter to Agriculture Minister Don MacKay, the association said Alberta is […]
The idea that insurance companies are now able to charge people higher rates for health coverage because they are insured by taxpayers is false, says the nation’s leading insurer, American Insurers.Insurance companies now have a legal duty to act in the best interest of consumers, not to make profits, says American Insurances CEO and president […]
How do you save $60 on your pet insurance when you buy a pet insurance policy at Costco?It depends on how much you buy and how much coverage you need.If you want to know how much insurance you need, check out our article on Pet Insurance at Costco.Read moreRead moreIf you need to buy a […]
The list of cheap insurance premiums continues to grow and with it, the competition.The most affordable options for 2018 are now available.Read moreThe cheapest available policies from the five biggest insurers in 2018 can be found in the article below.
The Globe and Mail has compiled an article on the cost of renting an apartment in Canada.This article includes information from the National Association of Realtors and the Real Estate Institute of Canada.For more information on our methodology, read the methodology.
Insurance premiums have been rising since 2014, and the Australian Consumer Law (ACL) has been introduced.It requires insurers to offer “fair and reasonable” rates to people, with a cap of 10 per cent of the value of the policy.The ACL provides some examples of what that means: your annual car insurance premium is capped at […]
When your pet becomes sick, there’s a risk of your insurance company rejecting your claim.That’s especially true if you get sick from the same source as your pet, like a disease or an injury.The only way to insure against that is to get an individual pet policy.But, in the absence of an individual policy, there […]