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Accessing insurance policy value through a policy loan

An expert offers the details, including tax consequences

  • By: Kevin Wark
  • March 19, 2018 September 4, 2018
  • 00:00

How to make life insurance products better in a rising-rate environment

Learn about innovative trends that could benefit your clients

Saskatchewan repeals PST on insurance premiums

There will be no longer be a provincial sales tax on agriculture, life and health insurance premiums

Deducting the cost of life insurance

Part five of a series on tax and insurance

  • By: Kevin Wark
  • January 24, 2018 September 10, 2018
  • 17:12

How net cost of pure insurance affects policies

Adjusted cost base, collateral insurance deduction affected

  • By: Kevin Wark
  • December 20, 2017 September 4, 2018
  • 14:30

How to determine an insurance policy’s ACB

Several transactions either increase or decrease adjusted cost base

  • By: Kevin Wark
  • November 15, 2017 September 4, 2018
  • 11:00
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What you should know about EI benefit changes

Parents and caregivers are affected

  • By: Staff
  • November 9, 2017 September 10, 2018
  • 15:08

Why mortgage life insurance may not be the best bet

For coverage and cost, clients can probably do better

  • By: Allan Tong
  • November 9, 2017 August 28, 2018
  • 15:02

Great-West Life launches pilot program to help students with debt

The program works with select employers and their eligible employees

  • By: Staff
  • October 24, 2017 September 10, 2018
  • 09:30

SLi, ivari launch life insurance products

Guaranteed coverage is available up to $50,000 for those aged 40 to 79

  • By: Staff
  • October 5, 2017 September 10, 2018
  • 12:22

How life insurance is taxed

Get primed on how insurance can add value to your clients' estates

  • By: Kevin Wark
  • September 21, 2017 September 4, 2018
  • 13:00

When should young people buy life insurance?

Insurance isn't only for those with dependants

Opinion: Why insurance advisors should care about small biz tax proposals

Small business is up in arms about the proposals on tax planning using private corporations

Equitable Bank uses whole life insurance to fund retirement

Clients can borrow up to 90% of their policy's cash surrender value

  • By: Staff
  • December 13, 2018 December 13, 2018
  • 14:48

Insurers turn to tech as broker’s role in doubt: KPMG

An industry survey finds the regulatory burden is a top concern

  • By: Staff
  • December 7, 2018 December 7, 2018
  • 13:10

Life insurers welcome new rules for deposits

Saskatchewan amends insurance regulations for accepting deposits

RBC Insurance introduces rider for compassionate care

The rider pays a monthly benefit to allow for time away from work

  • By: Staff
  • January 15, 2019 January 16, 2019
  • 13:58

Advise clients on insurance in unstable countries

Three experts weigh in

  • By: Allan Tong
  • April 13, 2017 October 26, 2018
  • 13:57

This advisor never thought he’d need CI coverage. Then he did

What he learned after becoming a statistic