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Travel Insurance File
Expert advice on travel insurance & cross-border trips

Canadian Travellers + American Hospitals = Large Claims

9/10/14 • By Milan Korcok

Though all American hospitals are required by law to treat your medical emergency—even if you have no health insurance—they are not prevented from demanding payment or sending collectors after you if you don’t pay. And crossing the border will not protect you…

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How Long Can Canadians Stay Out of the Country?

7/09/13 • By Milan Korcok

How long Canadians can stay out of country or out of province is one of the most frequent questions asked of TIF. And though you might think it would require a simple answer, I must admit it could get a little complicated. Consequently, it’s time for an update.


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A Concerned Snowbird’s Mission: Did Bob Find Peace of Mind?

1/20/14 • By the TIF Team

When we first met avid traveller and concerned snowbird Robert Woodcock, he was worried about getting the right coverage for his regular trips to the United States—and frustrated with a lack of answers to his questions about the world of travel insurance. Above all, Bob wanted...

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