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How Much Life Insurance is Enough?

How Much Life Insurance is Enough?

A commonly asked question regarding life insurance is "how much life insurance is enough?" Simply put: the amount of coverage needed depends on the amount of debt and income loss the plan has to cover. This is determined by the total assets that can be allocated...

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Cash Values & Life Insurance

Cash Values & Life Insurance

In a world of way too much tax there still a tax strategy that Canadians should take advantage of. This strategy is to decrease your tax burden, and the tactic is purchasing a life insurance policy that allows for tax-deferred growth. The Concept Many insurance...

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How to Save on Life Insurance

How to Save on Life Insurance

The brokers here at Baker & Baker Benefits have been helping Canadians get life insurance for several years now, and we enjoy passing on our knowledge and experience to the Canadian public. In keeping with this spirit, here are some insightful tips on how to save...

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Employee Benefit Trends for 2020

Employee Benefit Trends for 2020

Diversity in the Workplace Today’s workplaces are more diverse than ever and this new workforce is shifting the thinking around traditional benefits packages.  The biggest trend and focus of modern plans is toward a more complete and comprehensive “total workplace...

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Keeping Your Life Insurance Up To Date

Keeping Your Life Insurance Up To Date

It is a good idea to evaluate and review your life insurance coverage once a year. Changes in your lifestyle, family, and income can affect the coverage you need. Once a year, re-read your policy to determine whether your current coverage is adequate to meet all your...

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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

When my employment status changed Lorna advised me on the transition from group benefits to a personal plan. She took the time to learn what I needed from a health and dental plan. Lorna made me feel very comfortable with the process and explained all of my options. Thanks to Lorna’s professional care I am very confident that I have the best individual health plan customized for me.

— Tracy, Finance Professional from Toronto, ON