April 2021


Supplier Company Updates – April

Assumption Life
  • The best investment you’ll make this year! – more HERE
  • Latest News on Bonus, Webinars and more HERE
  • No Medial Insurance Quick Reference Guide HERE
BMO Insurance
Blue Cross
  • End of the health declaration form for individual insurance – more HERE
  • Electronic application contest – details HERE
Canada Life
  • New tools, events and updates to business processes- more HERE
  • PlanDirect available on your shelf today – more HERE  | My Term insurance product details HERE
  • Position on life insurance and living benefits claims related to vaccines – HERE
  • Treasury volatility, rising commodity prices and continued Canadian labour market challenges – HERE
  • Transition & Succession Planning Series – HERE
  • Making single start a routine part of your digital business – more HERE
Canada Protection Plan
La Capitale+SSQ
  • Simplified Contract for Advisors – MORE HERE
  • Clients can take advantage of  1.50% GIC promotional rate – more HERE
  • Create tailor-made investment account allocations from your advisor profile – more HERE
  • Free coverage in the event of hospitalization due to COVID-19 –  more HERE
  • Term Insurance for Mortgage and Loan Coverage: An Opportunity in Your Own Backyard – more HERE
Dynacare / Exam One
  • To adhere to the mandatory curfew implemented in Quebec, appointments are being scheduled until 6:00 p.m.
  • Business “as usual” in red zones and locked down areas  – more HERE
  • COVID-19 Preparation Guide – Home Visits – update HERE
  • COVID-19 Preparation Guide – Fixed Facilities update HERE
Empire Life
  • Why it’s Canada’s time to shine | Market update – more HERE
  • RRIF Payment Calculator HERE |  LIF Payment Calculator HERE
  • Fast & Full 15% eBundle Bonus Extended until June 30! details HERE
  • 2021 Financial Facts Tip Sheet – National Version | Quebec Version
  • Term Conversion to Permanent Participating Whole Life Plans with Additional Deposit Option – more HERE
  • Tips To Speed Up Files Through Underwriting – HERE
  • Now available on-demand: Shared Ownership of Critical Illness Insurance Coverages – more HERE
  • INSIGHT April 1
Equitable Life June
  • Getting a tax refund is exciting, but should it be? – more HERE
  • Equitable Bank : Finding cash flexibility in an uncertain economy – more HERE
  • Electronic policy delivery update – more HERE
  • Help your clients this tax season with Equitable Life – more HERE
  • 2021 Facts and Figures – get it HERE
  • Refreshed Advantage Plus maintains competitiveness – more HERE
  • New! Detailed Underwriting Guide – HERE
  • Updated Non-Face-To-Face Guidelines – details HERE
  • Help your clients live a healthier life – more HERE
  • Now accepting DocuSign for in-force forms – more HERE
  • PAIRE/P.A.I.E and P.A.G.E products removal – more HERE
  • Disability Insurance Redefined – more HERE
  • Changes relating to our electronic communication Procedure – details HERE
  • T100 Life Insurance Without Medical Exam – details HERE
Industrial Alliance
  • April 28 virtual conference with Jean-Pierre Chevalier, Portfolio Manager of iA’s Thematic Innovation Fund – register HERE
  • Why do internet users love calculators – more HERE
  • Everything you need to know on Investment Products at a Glance – more HERE
  • Accelerated application and instant decision, and so much more, with EVO – more HERE
  • Discover Segregated Funds in 6 Questions – more HERE
  • The 2021 Tax reference sheet, your planning ally! – get it HERE
  • What’s New in Live View 2021.2 – more HERE
  • Advisor Compliance Handbook – get it HERE
  • eDelivery improvements – Making it easier to keep track of your business- more HERE
  • Final good-bye to AppVantage
  • NEW! Now, protecting your client’s security is as easy as 1, 2…DONE – Action required – more HERE
  • ivari 360 – New Digital Experience – more HERE (log in required)
  • The new way to add a Critical Illness Protection Rider- more HERE
  • Working from home? Don’t miss out on valuable tax savings – more HERE
  • Flexcare and Associate plan renewal changes – more HERE
  • What’s new for the 2020 tax return – more HERE
  • The truth about COVID-19 vaccination and insurance coverage – more HERE
  • New Advisor Portal – more HERE
  • Ask the Disability Insurance Experts – Underwriting & Claims – April dates HERE
  • Permanent Insurance Advisor Playbook – get it HERE 
Specialty Life
  • New Term 100 as part Evolution series powered by Jenie – more HERE
  • Launch of Evolution: powered by real-time (instant) virtual underwriter ! T10, 20, 30 life insurance plans, up to $1M in coverage and no additional requirements (medicals, etc.). product details HERE
  • Non Medical & E-app
Sun Life Insurance
  • Millennials are the future of your business. Learn more
  • Strategic Partner Program 2021 – more HERE
  • National Webinars – register HERE
  • Exclusive new benefits – Strategic Partner Program 2021 – more HERE
  • Sun Par Accumulator II now offers improved growth at a lower cost. Above par – details HERE
Travel Insurance News
  • TUGO
    • TuGo’s Underwriter Change Effective Immediately – more HERE
    • Traveller & Visitors Updates – more HERE
    • Introducing TuGo’s COVID-19 Insurance – more HERE
  • Allianz Global
    • Refresh your travel insurance knowledge – more HERE
    • Online Claims Portal: Faster Processing Time – more HERE
    • Prepare for the return of travel Register for webinar training HERE
    • Further Restrictions on International Travel – more HERE
    • COVID-19 Plan FAQ Update – PCR Testing – more HERE and  HERE
  • Blue Cross Travel
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