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Helping working Canadians be healthy for over 20 years

Blog News

Helping working Canadians be healthy for over 20 years

Introducing ASOnly: A Self-Insured Benefits Solution

Jun 18 | 2019 News

Over the past several years, we’ve noticed a growing trend in the insurance industry: the need for cost-containment and stability. While these were always important, the rising costs of providing benefits plans (consider the increasing costs of specialty drugs, for example), are bringing these aspects of a plan to the...

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Phzio: Telerehab Service Available from Benefits by Design!

Jun 11 | 2019 News

The Small Print Phzio may not be available to you under your benefits plan, so be sure to check your coverage. To confirm whether your plan covers GSC extended Health Care, check your benefits booklet or online using GSC’s Plan Member Online Service Tool or mobile app GSC on the...

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2018 Year in Review

Mar 12 | 2019 News

We topped off the year with big celebrations across our offices as we rang in the New Year having exceeded our company premium goal for the year by more than $3,000,000! We love expanding our technology solutions, and this past July we launched a big one: our Online Enrollment Tool....

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2019 Tax Tips for Group Benefits Advisors

Mar 05 | 2019 News

Archived Tax Tips: 2017 Tax Tips: Part One 2017 Tax Tips: Part Two 2018 Tax Tips Hurray, it’s tax season! We realize that tax time isn’t exactly everyone’s favourite time of year, which is why we’ve endeavored to make it just a little bit easier for our Advisor partners. To...

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Looking Back on 2018: Trends in Insurance We Got Right (And Wrong)

Jan 08 | 2019 News

At the end of 2017, we compiled a list of 8 Insurance Must Knows for 2018. The list included a number of legislative changes, trending topics such as Canada’s opioid crisis, as well as some news from Benefits by Design (BBD) Inc. As 2018 comes to a close, we wanted...

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3 Ways We’re Making Tax Time Easier For 2019

Nov 29 | 2018 News

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! And soon after that comes the other most wonderful time of the year: tax time! Just kidding (and we’re sorry if that song is now stuck in your head), but as scary as it might be, 2018 is coming to a close...

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Online Enrollment Made Easy with Benefits by Design

Aug 16 | 2018 News

Say goodbye to paper enrollment forms! Streamline benefits enrollment using Benefits by Design (BBD) Inc.’s online enrollment tool. Your employees are on-the-go, why should their group benefits be any different? The enrollment tool allows Plan Administrators and employees the ability to sign up and verify information when and where it...

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Cutting Through the Noise – Back to Basics and Simple Solutions

Jun 21 | 2018 News

Killing Complexity with Simple Solutions BBD values continuous learning and development. As a pillar of our values, supporting growth in the team, their skills, and their knowledge is a priority. Members of our senior leadership team recently crossed paths with Professor Barry Cross in a webinar about his work around...

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Making Memories with motionball’s Marathon of Sport

Jun 07 | 2018 News

Guest blog post from Benefits by Design’s Marketing Assistant, Jacob Irwin When I was a kid, my parents put me into a lot of different sports: soccer, hockey, karate, and a brief stint in gymnastics. Some stuck, while others (gymnastics) didn’t. No matter the sport I was playing, I was...

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Saving the Bees with Girls Learning Code

May 24 | 2018 News

Benefits by Design was a community-level sponsor for Canada Learning Code’s 2018 Girls Learning Code Day in Kingston, Ontario. The Kingston Chapter of Canada Learning Code hosted a sold out Girls Learning Code Day event at the Tett Centre for Creativity and the Learning in Kingston, Ontario on May 12,...

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