Travelling to Cuba?

May 4, 2010

The Cuban government has advised that effective May1, 2010, visitors entering Cuba will be required to buy health insurance, that is approved or recognized by the Cuban government. As of April 13th, Cuba does not have a published list of recognized insurance providers, nor is there any confirmation that Cuba will provide a list. We […]

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Mental illness: the elephant in the office

May 4, 2010

April 29, 2010 | April Scott-Clarke Published at www.benefitscanada.com He was a top employee, someone who everyone counted on in the workplace—and then something changed. His personal life started to overlap with work. He started to look scruffy and dishevelled; he began to share conspiracy theories about “the man” with his fellow employees. Then the […]

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Thank you!

April 20, 2010
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Pete in Pumps Pounds the Pavement

April 11, 2010

Peter is “Walking a Mile in Her Shoes” to support Sudbury YWCA! On April 18th, 2010, Peter will walk in high heels with other like minded men in the community, and he needs YOUR help to reach his goal of walking in red shoes! All funds raised from the Walk A Mile Event directly supports […]

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The Big Mac Index

March 18, 2010

We thought that this was an interesting approach to comparing the world’s currencies. Check out this article found on the website www.economist.com Taste and see Burgernomics shows the Chinese yuan is still undervalued Jan 6th 2010 | From The Economist online THE Big Mac index is based on the theory of purchasing-power parity (PPP)—exchange rates […]

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Budget gets mixed reviews

March 9, 2010

Thursday’s federal budget has been greeted with enthusiasm, indifference and suspicion, depending on the industry. Financial Executives International Canada (FEI Canada), says it is appropriate that the government has turned its attention to reducing the deficit, but it is troubled by the lack of a concrete plan. “While we applaud the government’s move to start […]

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Processing Your Vision and Health Care Claims May Be Just One Click Away

March 4, 2010

Increasingly, the internet is becoming a one-stop resource for all generations.  Two Insurers – Sunlife and Manulife – have recognized this and developed Online Claims Processing.  That’s right!  If your Benefits Plan is insured by Sunlife or Manulife you may qualify to submit some of your claims online.  The most common eligible claims are Vision […]

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Culture of Health Emerging

February 18, 2010

More and more employers are subscribing to the idea that increased productivity goes right along with helping their employees stay healthy. Visit this link for the full article, found on the Benefits Canada website. Contact us to learn more about the exciting Employee Assistance Plan options available to employers today!

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Announcement

February 9, 2010

Peter G. Guénard, CFP, RHU of Abacus Group Corporate Benefits Inc. is pleased to announce that Jessica Guénard-Valiquette, BA, GBA, CMS has successfully attained the Compensation Management Specialist (CMS) designation. CMS is a specialty designation that focuses on compensation and human resources attained through courses provided by the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans. The […]

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Innovative Insurance Ideas at Work

January 27, 2010

What distinguishes true innovation, brilliant ideas… skillful execution? From the moment you engage our services, we begin to look for better ways. Better ways to protect your business…better options for safeguarding your benefits program…better choices to shield your personal assets. Established in 2001, Abacus Group is a Northern Ontario based business, formed to facilitate the […]

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