Our Authors


David Hutchison

David Hutchison is a Regional Life Sales Manager at Equitable Life of Canada. He began his career in the industry in October of 2009 joining a carrier in the Policy Owner Services Dept. After a year of learning the ropes, his affinity for working directly with people led him to the sales team where he...
Meghan Paulin

Meghan Paulin

Meghan Paulin brings over 10 years of experience in the financial services industry, specializing in individual insurance planning solutions and strategies. In her role, Meghan represents BMO Insurance’s suite of products and is a key resource for delivering customized solutions, timely insights, and value-add to Insurance Advisors – and their clients – across Ontario. Meghan...
Ed Duggan

Ed Duggan

Ed Duggan is a Senior Advisor at Zoobla Financial. He supports his clients with corporate and personal Insurance needs and assists with wealth accumulation and generational wealth transfer themes. He is located in Uxbridge, Ontario.
alex skilton

Alex Skilton

Alex Skilton is the head of Insurance Agents Inc, servicing Albertans by providing hard to insure businesses, families and individuals access to a broad array of solutions. She is located in St Albert, Alberta.
Sean Borland

Sean Borland

Sean Borland is a Corporate Succession Planning and Estate Planning expert. As an independent advisor, he helps clients by realigning their financial expenditures with their core values. He also works with a network of accounting, legal, tax, structure, estate, and banking professionals to ensure that no detail in his clients’ personal or corporate planning is...

Mathieu LeBlanc

Mathieu LeBlanc, is a dedicated professional with an unwavering passion for all things underwriting and insurance. He brings with him a distinguished track record in the insurance and reinsurance industry. In his early years as an underwriter he completed the FALU, FLMI, FLHC, CLU, CHS, PCS and ARA designations and has never looked back since....


HelloSafe’s Background: HelloSafe.ca brings together great international talent and the best technology to revolutionize the comparison experience through accessible, simple and anonymous comparison tools. Their online platform allows you to evaluate your insurance, credit offers and investment options. Their tools and guides and free to all users.

Steve Hazlehurst

Steve’s Background Steve is a founder of Hazlehurst Consulting, a full-service financial brokerage, focusing on insurance, investments, and health benefits for both individuals and businesses. Hazlehurst Consulting partners with the top companies, who bring the most value for their clients.

Eric Watchorn

Eric’s Background Eric is a President of Watchorn Risk & Wealth Management Corporation, Award Winning Advisor, and Corporate Financial Coach. He offers a professional focus for his clients in order to encompass both their Personal & Business Risks. Being a family man, and a father, has helped him realize personal risks that must be considered and...

Anthony Calamia

Anthony’s Background Anthony is an Associate Vice President, Sales – Ontario at HUB Financial Inc.

Paul Pinel

Paul’s Background Life and health insurance coverages have always accomplished what fundraising sites like GoFundMe try to do today – protect the financial wellbeing and lifestyles of Canadians when it’s needed most. Unfortunately, surveys have shown that many clients are more confused after speaking with an advisor than they were before, and in the end,...

Ayal Alalouf

Ayal’s Background Ayal Alalouf is a Vice President of Sales, Ontario at Canada Protection Plan, a Foresters Financial Company. Before starting at Canada Protection Plan, Ayal spent several years as a Financial Security Advisor. After a successful career helping 250 families create a solid foundation in insurance & investments, Ayal now educates & trains advisors...