11/25/16 • By Milan Korcok
Time and again, travelers who have had their out-of-country health insurance claims denied complain that they applied for coverage “in good faith” and expected full and complete coverage after paying their premiums and heading out for a carefreevacation. If only it were that simple. First, let’s make it clear that according to most reliable surveys—the most recent being one by Canada’s provincial and territorial insurance regulators—the number of travel insurance claims denied is minuscule when compared to the millions […]
11/17/16 • By Milan Korcok
American celebrities, mostly entertainers, have been vocal recently with their threats to flock to Canada rather than experience a Donald Trump presidency. Nothing new about this—similar threats are brandished every election cycle. Furthermore, some folks think that moving from one country to live and work in another is as easy as renting a U-Haul. Ask Canadian seniors, who have long been lured by the prospect of living in the US Sunbelt for 8 months a year—legally: just how elusive and […]
11/11/16 • By Milan Korcok
Canada remains an increasingly attractive country to visit. Recent data from Statistics Canada verifies that in the first 8 months of 2016, the number of visitors from Europe, Asia Pacific, Central and South America, and to a lesser degree the United States ( due to a poorly performing loonie) have been breaking records. According to Statistics Canada’s August 2016 Tourism Snapshot: Canada welcomed 12.4 million overnight visits from international travelers from its 11 most popular overseas destinations in the first […]
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