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Kingston Chamber Connect Business Expo

Come to the Ambassador Hotel, October 15th, for the 2015 Greater Kingston Chamber of Commerce Connect Business Expo.  This is a great place to network with many of Kingston’s prominent business owners.  With 100 exhibitors this is Kingston’s largest business networking event, providing businesses with an opportunity to exhibit their brand and products!  See what Debra Dobing (Owner- Strategic Benefits […]

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Summer Heat- Staying Hydrated

Staying hydrated is essential during hot summer days. Untreated, heat exhaustion can lead to heatstroke, a life-threatening condition that occurs when your body temperature reaches 104 F (40 C) or higher. Heatstroke requires immediate medical attention to prevent permanent damage to your brain and other vital organs that can result in death. What are the […]

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The Strategic Advantage

Check out The Strategic Advantage!

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Ontario Increases Minimum Wage Again

Ontario Announces an Increase in Minimum Wage Effective October 1, 2015 Attached is an exerpt from the CBC News Toronto website. Ontario will have the second highest minimum wage in Canada as of October, after the province announced Thursday it will boost the baseline wage this fall. The minimum wage will rise from $11 to $11.25 […]

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Why do we need Insurance?

Sometimes we question why we need insurance; and then something unexpected happens and we are quickly reminded why it is so important.  Most recently two people were diagnosed with Cancer and another with Coronary Artery Disease.   Having the income replacement and critical insurance protection provided them some peace of mind and allowed them to focus on getting better; without worrying […]

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Things to watch in 2015

As your group benefit specialist we pride ourselves on keeping on top of what is happening in the Group Life, Health and Investment marketplace in Canada. One of the things we will be continuing to track is what the Ontario Government is proposing with the Ontario Registered Pension Plan (ORPP).  We will be involved in industry […]

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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

   From our family to yours we wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

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Travel Out of Country- 90 Day Stability Clause

As many of our friends and family are planning trips for the holidays please be sure to review the terms of your Out of Country Medical Emergency travel plan.  If you are not certain of your coverage you should contact either your insurance company, your plan administrator or your group benefits specialist for details. Most Out of […]

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Women Mean Business

The second issue of Flourish, by Women Mean Business has been launched. Check out Debra’s article on page 11 where she discusses the importance of protecting your greatest assets. Click to read all the fab articles:http://hendersonprinting.com/digitaleditions/wmbnovdec2014/files/10.html A Small to Medium-Sized Business should not perceive itself as “small”. It’s a business. Its employees want access to […]

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Greater Kingston Chamber of Commerce- Board Elections

We are very excited to announce that Richard Dobing GBA, CMS, HIA has been elected to the Board of Directors for the Greater Kingston Chamber of Commerce.  Richard is very excited about this opportunity and looks forward to working with other Board Members and meeting with local business owners to discuss how the Chamber can assist.  […]

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