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Guaranteed Issue Life Insurance:  Who Needs It?

Guaranteed Issue Life Insurance: Who Needs It?

For many Canadians, purchasing life insurance may appear to be a troublesome prospect. People who have health problems or are advancing in age may assume that they do not qualify for life coverage. Also, some Canadians unexpectedly find themselves without coverage...

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Wealth Management: Keeping your Family Cottage

Wealth Management: Keeping your Family Cottage

This article specifically discusses wealth management from the perspective of cottage owners, especially those who want to keep a cottage in the family. What You Need To Know About Cottages When you pass away assets transferred to your children can result in a capital...

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Group Life Insurance: Is It Enough?

Group Life Insurance: Is It Enough?

Employee Benefits and Life Insurance Along with group health insurance, group life insurance is a common benefit that you may receive from your employer. However, it is important to thoroughly investigate whether this coverage is going to be sufficient for your life...

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Sleep Apnea and Life Insurance

Sleep Apnea and Life Insurance

Welcome to our latest blog article about sleep apnea and its effects on a life insurance application. What is Sleep Apnea? Sleep apnea is a medical disorder whereby breathing either stops or becomes very shallow while sleeping. These breathing pauses can be a couple...

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Life Insurance For “Non-Working” Spouses

Life Insurance For “Non-Working” Spouses

Generally, when people think of life insurance, they think of insuring the potential income that will be lost when that individual passes away. However, serious consideration must be given not only to lost income, but the amount of money it will cost to maintain the...

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Alcohol and Life Insurance?

Alcohol and Life Insurance?

Most people in our modern-day society like to drink alcohol from time to time. Many of us enjoy a glass of wine, a cold beer or even one of the harder drinks (pink umbrellas optional) when we are winding down after a long day. But how does alcohol consumption affect a...

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Life Insurance for Canadian Women

Life Insurance for Canadian Women

In the past 50 years, the role of women in Canadian society has greatly changed. As well as continuing to be wives and/or mothers, women play a vital role in the Canadian business sector. Women also play a major role in the earning of the family finances, with either...

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Craig Baker has been our broker ever since we started with benefits over 10 yrs ago. He has always been there to help us save money on premiums, assist with claims and answer any questions from my team.

— Oded, President of a Manufacturing Company in Concord, ON

Craig has been a great asset in assisting me with navigating the Canadian benefits universe, which is quite different than the US. Craig’s knowledge of the Canadian health care plans, and his insights as to the plan design and options have been a great benefit to our Canadian Team.

— Maureen, Human Resources from Princeton, NJ USA

Craig has made the seemingly daunting experience of purchasing term life insurance easy by carefully walking me through the process Craig also helped me discover how much I needed to protect my family.

— Prad, Systems Analyst from Markham, ON

Baker & Baker always answer my calls promptly, I am semi-retired and travel frequently. Craig makes it easy for me to go away with peace of mind.

— Cathy, Technical writer from Erin, ON