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FAQ


How do I buy group insurance?

Buying group insurance doesn’t have to be daunting. There are a few key things to consider: your budget, your needs and wants, and who you want to work with. A seasoned broker can help you arrive at a budget, isolate the needs from the wants and create a sustainable package that will work for you and your employees today and tomorrow. Contact BIS to get expert advice on your group insurance needs.

Why is group insurance so expensive?

If you follow the cookie cutter format for insurance benefits plans, they can be expensive. With rising drug costs and the impact of mental health in the workplace (i.e. growing absenteeism due to mental health issues), things don’t seem to be changing. But there are so many creative ways to build an insurance program that there’s no excuse for not coming up with a high-value, financially-sustainable program.

A valued group insurance program requires a partnership with your broker, as well as creative analysis and design to implement a plan that works for you and your employees. BIS prides itself on becoming a part of your team to create the right solutions for your company.

Why should I contact BIS? What makes you different?

You’ll have an advocate that understands how the industry works and how to reap the best outcomes for your company through partnering with BIS.

We specialize in customized creative solutions that fit your budget and needs, making your organization the priority. BIS is an advocate for you, the employer, first and foremost. We offer hands-on consulting and assistance to create a benefits package that you can afford today and tomorrow. Bottom line—we make it easy to get to where you want to go with benefits.

We don’t just want to get your business, we want to earn your business every quarter – through experience reviews, annual renewal analysis as well as communication updates. As licensed brokers with work experience involving many of the insurance carriers, we know more than your average broker and will provide a level of scrutiny you’ve never been accustomed to. With our expertise, acquired from working over 30 years in the insurance field, and our penchant for creative solutions, we are known for achieving impressive results.

How do I address employee benefits on international assignments?

Be sure to speak with a professional before the employee move occurs to avoid any surprises. Among the items to address in these situations are the group benefit needs and the provincial insurance program.

Leaving the country can have an impact upon return if the provincial plan hasn’t been notified. As well, carriers need to approve these types of arrangements to ensure they will continue to contractually cover the employee under the group benefits, during their absence from Canada.

BIS is seasoned in this area of specialty and works diligently to address all the employee and employer risks that may be associated with the employee’s move.

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231 Main Street West, Main Floor Hamilton, ON, L8P 1J4

Phone: (905)777-9990

Fax: (905)777-9998


What sets us apart

We put your needs first. Our approach allows us to get to know you, your organization and the priority focus areas. Never afraid to do the work, we then access specialized markets to develop the most creative solutions for your benefit program. Each of our consultants is licensed by the Financial Services Commission of Ontario (FSCO), guaranteeing a higher level of expertise you can trust.

Want to see a real difference in your group benefits program? Let BIS be the difference.





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231 Main Street West, Main Floor
Hamilton, ON
L8P 1J4
Phone: (905) 777-9990
Email: rmarsh@bisinc.ca