Monthly Archives: March 2014

Multiple Carriers have now Moved to Mandatory Generic Drugs

Greenshield Canada, Empire Life, Encon, Desjardins, Equitable,Great-West Life, Manulife, Pacific Blue Cross,Sun Life, and Standard Life are some of the many insurance providers ENCOMPASS works with, and have all confirmed that their Extended Health Plans are moving to Mandatory Generic Substitution.  This drug plan allows brand … Continue reading

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Company Pension shift reinforces need to plan for retirement

The growing shift away from  defined pension plans is reinforcing the need for Canadian to more actively plan for their  retirement, financial experts say.  For decades, most workers relied on a promise of how much they would receive in retirement … Continue reading

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