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Why Travel Insurance?

Healthcare costs for Canadian travelers can be very expensive, depending on your destination. Travel Insurance exists to protect you and your family from unexpected costs due to medical emergencies while travelling. Purchasing the right coverage for your situation can help remove the worry of those unexpected costs.

Coverage Options

Travel insurance has many different features and options. Most insurers will provide a variety of ways to purchase your coverage allowing you to purchase only the options you want. Some of those options include:

  • Expenses for Medical emergencies up to $5 million or $10 million**
  • Variety of deductibles
  • Travel Assistance: 24/7 call center
  • All-inclusive option is available (Cancellation, Interruption, Baggage, Flight and Travel accident)
  • Medical concierge services in 86 countries and over 4000 cities **
  • Hospital allowance
  • Return of your travel companion
  • Repatriation and evacuation services

For more information on the best travel insurance plan to help you stay protected, speak to your travel insurance broker.

Why Ogilvy Insurance?

As a broker specializing in travel insurance, particularly for “Snowbirds”, we can provide you with advice and options to allow you to choose the best option for you. We have access to top brand insurers such as: Manulife, Tugo, Blue Cross, TourMed, Allianz, Tips, and others, to fully shop the market for you. We are independent and have no affiliation with any insurance company. Our goal is to find the right coverage for you at the best available price – period.

Ogilvy also offers coverage for many pre-existing conditions. When you’re travelling with a health condition, the last thing you want to worry about is whether or not you’ll be covered if you need emergency medical care. We can guide you through the medical questionnaire and search the market for coverage.

** Only available from some insurers



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