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Tips To Consume Less Energy and Avoid Climate Change

on Wed, 04/27/2016 - 07:58

Marie came to me and offered me a guest post after my post regarding me having solar panels on my roof* :) As usual, I am open to develop new relationships as well as new ideas, especially if it can improve my blog!

Late last year, Beijing China issued a red alert warning to its residents about air pollution. The city was stricken with smog and its air quality index was 10 times higher than the recommended AQI levels.

The air quality was deemed to be unhealthy and extremely dangerous hence, drastic measures, such as closing of schools and construction sites were implemented to keep people

TruFinancial Consultants devotes to meet clients' health care needs

on Thu, 12/17/2015 - 01:15


Markham, Ontario, December 16, 2015 — Markham-based financial and health care consulting firm TruFinancial Consultants focuses on ensuring elder clients’ physical, emotional, social and financial well-being by helping them to navigate the health care system in Ontario.

Health care represents a significate portion of the provincial budget. TruFinancial Consultants is familiar with Ontario’s health care system and personal care solutions, thus able to direct clients to the right resources once their doctors had indicated they need support for medical/health care.

What expenses do we expect when we are the caregivers?

on Fri, 10/23/2015 - 18:26

After I put up Other expenses health care givers encounter, there were questions on "what expenses do we expect when we become a caregiver in the family?"

We all know there are different reasons lead to immobility, getting older is only one of the cause. Depending on what the reason is, there is forst and foremost the medical expenses on that to start with... Here, I have included also some typical expenses which might arise (as much as I can find, for reference only)... No one wants to encounter into these but there is little we can control. 

Hospital upgrades 
- Standard ward room to

How to choose the best suitable health care plan

on Sat, 11/30/2013 - 20:44

Recently, I have got quite some quote requests on health and dental plans. Not only because health care costs are getting more and more expensive, partly because lots of companies had been gradually reduce (or even cut) their group benefits; and the other part is, of course, we have more seniors retiring and that they no longer covered by their group benefits.

In general, health and dental plan consists of 3 areas: extended health care (Chiropractor, Naturopath, Registered Massage Therapist, Acupuncturist, Physiotherapist and so on), dental and drug.

Are you prepared for skyrocketing health care costs?

on Wed, 09/11/2013 - 23:55

68% of Canadian companies surveyed worry about healthcare costs for 2014, up from 45% last year, according to a survey Morneau Shepell done on compensation trends and projections (Morneau Shepell offers human resources consulting and outsourcing services). Even IBM, has to move retirees off its health plan due to rising costs, you can imagine how hard it is to small businesses.

The Ontario Superior Court of Justice has ruled GM Canada cannot cut retirees’ healthcare and life insurance benefits just about 2 months ago, after a group of retired white-collar workers launched a class action