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LSM Insurance Featured in Forum Magazine’s October Issue

LSM Insurance Director of Marketing Syed Raza was featured in the October issue of Forum Magazine discussing how insurance companies and advisors are missing the mark when it comes to dealing with younger adults. Raza explains how to create, connect, and engage with your online community as one solution.
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Weekly Personal Finance Roundup For October 16, 2015

Happy Friday everyone! We were happy to be featured in Forum Magazine this past week where our Director of Marketing explained howinsurance companies and advisors miss the markwhen attemptingto sell insurance to Gen Y. We rounded up other recent articles below, featuring insights and advice from the brightest minds in personal finance: Peter Henderson from The Canadian Press reported on how companies are resorting to cyber insurance after high profile data-breaches ...
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Weekly Personal Finance Roundup For October 9, 2015

Happy Friday everyone! Featured this week on LSM Insurance was our latest article on Why More Millenials Should Start Managing Their Finances, which revealed that millenials are the most under-insured generation yet. We were happy to have it featured on MyOwnAdvisor.ca under weekend reads. Robb Engen of BoomerandEcho.com, who was featured in the same article, wrote about the plight of Generation Y and the difficulties they face not to mention when it comes to how they handle ...
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Why More Millennials Should Start Managing Their Finances

Being young in the current economy is no easy feat. With an economy still reeling from the effects of the post-9/11 recession and the recent effects of a weakening Canadian dollar, many millenials are struggling to build their financial future. The Generation-Y is facing high-levels of unemployment and underemployment. As a result, many have put off large life tasks like buying a car or house until later in life. This generation will also be faced with a world with far less job security ...
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Weekly Personal Finance Roundup For October 2, 2015

Happy Friday everyone! Featured this week on LSM Insurance was our latest infographic on theTop 5 Reasons To Buy Life Insurance, explaining the need to protect yourself from unpredictable financial losses and health issues that can affect your insurability in the future. We rounded up other recent articles below, featuring insights and advice from the brightest minds in personal finance: The Insurance and Investment Journal revealed how you can find a lost life insurance ...
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INFOGRAPHIC: Top 5 Reasons To Buy Life Insurance

Check out the infographic below for our Top 5 Reasons To Buy Life Insurance. We explain the need to protect yourself from unpredictable future financial losses and health issues that can affect your insurability. Getting life insurance locked in at low rates and reviewing policies at least once a year to keep coverage up to par are also key reasons that made the list. The Top 5 Reasons were previously featured by Pattie Lovett-Reid on CTV Canada AM.
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Weekly Personal Finance Roundup For September 25, 2015

Happy Friday everyone! Featured this week on LSM Insurance was our latest installment in the series What The Experts Own, featuringT.E. Wealth Vice PresidentMatthew J. Ardrey. We rounded up other recent articles below, featuring insights and advice from the brightest minds in personal finance: The Globe and Mail explained why Canadians need to abandon the 20% down-payment rule when purchasing a home while revealing that leadersignored TFSAs and OAS changes during ...
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What The Financial Experts Own – Matthew J. Ardrey

Matthew Ardrey,Fee-only Financial Planner Matthew J. Ardrey Vice President at T.E. Wealth 1. What Type of Life Insurance do you own? I currently own basic group coverage through my employer and a T20 policy privately, which I purchased about five years ago. I chose T20 because the premiums were relatively low and would remain constant regardless of any health change I may experience over the next 20 years. The choice to hold it privately also allows me to take it ...
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Weekly Personal Finance Roundup For September 18, 2015

Happy Friday everyone! We were happy to have been featured this past week on TheMoneyWeHave.com highlighting our article about five medications that could affect your life insurance application. Featured this week on LSM Insurance was our article on the Medical Insurance Bureau and your privacyincluding how the bureau works and common myths about the watchdog. We rounded up other recent articles below, featuring insights and advice from the brightest minds in personal ...
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Everything You Need to Know About the MIB and Your Privacy

Search ‘MIB’ on Google and most of the results are related to The Men in Black but that's not exactly the MIB we’re talking about. Formerly known as the the Medical Information Bureau, it maybe similar to The Men in Black, because they too are a secretive, non-governmental organization, but rather than keeping track of UFO activity they work to keep track of an individual’s insurance underwriting history. Established in 1902, the MIB Group, Inc. is a not-for-profit, member-owned ...
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