New product will give consumers in Ontario and Quebec more options to
shop the market to find the best-priced travel insurance
TORONTO, Dec. 18, 2013 /CNW/ - KANETIX.ca is excited to announce the addition of Blue Cross travel insurance
quote comparisons for Ontario and Quebec for the first time with the
addition of Blue Cross as its new partner for travel insurance
Now residents in Ontario and Quebec can shop the market with more choice
to find the best travel insurance for their needs when they are away
"Ontarians and Quebecers can come to KANETIX.ca to find the travel
insurance they are looking for without the added hassle of searching
for hours to find an adequate policy," says Janine White, vice
president, Marketplaces, KANETIX.ca.
With Blue Cross as the newest partner on KANETIX.ca's online comparison
service, Ontarians and Quebecers will be able to purchase a variety of
travel insurance policies and experience the added benefit of having
all policies include 'Worldwide Assistance with no deductible.'
With the addition of Blue Cross to the KANETIX.ca insurance comparison
service, consumers will be able to obtain travel insurance quote
comparisons for the following:
Trip cancellation insurance
Per trip emergency medical coverage
Annual emergency coverage
Annual Package Plus All
Package Plus All inclusive
"Blue Cross' partnership with KANETIX.ca means consumers in Ontario and
Quebec will have another convenient option to find our high quality
travel insurance plans," says Marc Roussin, vice president of Sales and
Marketing, Blue Cross.
Ontarians and Quebecers can shop the market to find the best-price and
coverage in the travel insurance industry by going to KANETIX.ca.
About Blue Cross
For over 70 years, Blue Cross has been a leader of health insurance and travel insurance in Canada.
One in four Canadians are Blue Cross members.
Our travel insurance plans for emergency medical care include $5,000,000
in coverage, have no deductible and includes our Medical Follow-up for
Canadian residents, which is an exclusive Blue Cross benefit for
travelling Canadians. We also offer plans for travellers visiting
Our travel insurance plans are offered in individual or family plans, on
a daily, seasonal or annual basis, for emergency medical care only,
trip cancellation or interruption or in a package plan. Blue Cross
travel insurance is the most recognized by hospitals abroad.
In case of an emergency, our 24/7 travel assistance services will deal
with your emergency quickly and efficiently, anywhere you are in the
Vice-President Sales and Marketing
Launched in October 1999, KANETIX was Canada's first online insurance marketplace and today provides over a million quotes per year to consumers looking
for insurance, as well as comparisons for mortgage rates and credit
The KANETIX comparison service is a one-stop shopping environment for consumers.
Each day, thousands visit KANETIX to comparison shop their various financial needs. Shoppers choose what
they want to compare, obtain a quotation and complete an online
application or, with the help of KANETIX connect with the provider to purchase or apply for the product over the
Through its Software as a Service team, KANETIX is also the leading provider of online insurance quotation technology,
developing online quotation systems, mobile solutions, actuarial tools
and websites for many of Canada's largest insurance brands.
For further information:
For more information, visit KANETIX.ca or contact:
416.599.9779 ext. 343