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Honeymooners purchase air tickets to Vancouver and an Alaskan cruise. Their flight arrival from Montreal was delayed by weather and they missed their cruise departure. Without travel insurance, the honeymooners would have to find and pay their own way home or find a way to catch up to the cruise ship. With Travel Insurance Trip
A family totally prepays a tour package to Orlando, Florida which includes return flights, hotel accommodation and day passes to a theme resort; total cost: $12,000. Two days before their departure date, the father was hospitalized following a car accident. Since the trip was only cancelled two days prior to departure, the cancellation charge by
A 50-year old woman collapses aboard a cruise ship in the Caribbean. The ship’s doctor recommends she be taken to the nearest island hospital at the next port of call where very little English is spoken. The hospital expenses, emergency air ambulance home and additional emergency air transportation home for her family members cost $50,000.
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An inspection is an essential step in buying a home. But what are the most important things an inspection should cover? And where does one begin? It can take weeks and even months of gruelling research to find exactly the home you’re looking for. And when at last you find it, it can be tempting
Critical illness insurance is a rapidly growing segment of Canada’s personal insurance market. Why? No doubt because it meets a pressing need. More and more Canadians are discovering the importance of protecting themselves against the financial risks associated with critical illness. And among the three components of a comprehensive coverage strategy, along with disability insurance