Canada has universal health care, but it doesn’t cover many of the procedures, treatments and prescriptions we may need as we age. Insurance provides peace of mind and can prevent financial hardship.
The health coverage gap: How Canadian retirees can protect themselves against the inevitable
Health and wealth – people want to preserve both. But health care can drain personal budgets, especially in retirement. Many retirees aren’t fully prepared to cover their health costs. The white paper covers:
- Canadians’ preparedness for health costs in retirement
- Why people don’t plan for their health care
- Impact of COVID-19 on how we view health protection