Kanetix Partners with Blue Cross to Offer Health Insurance Quotations for Quebecers

New product offering will give consumers in Quebec more choices for health insurance coverage

Toronto, ON (Nov. 28, 2013) – Kanetix is excited to announce the addition of health insurance quotations for consumers living in Quebec; with the addition of Blue Cross as its new partner in the region.

Quebecers can take advantage of the new health insurance coverage that Kanetix offers French and English consumers; by simply entering their information in the quotation form to find the coverage that suits their lifestyle.

“Kanetix is giving consumers in Quebec the most convenient option to find the best policy for their health insurance needs,” says Janine White, vice president, Marketplaces, Kanetix. “Adding Blue Cross as a partner to the health insurance offering in Quebec gives consumers more choice to make informed decisions.”

The health insurance offering through Blue Cross on Kanetix.ca will feature a variety of policies available to Quebecers ranging anywhere from a basic plan for drug coverage to a complete plan featuring health, dental and prescription drugs. The Blue Cross AMI and Blue Flex plans will give consumers not only flexible, but affordable options for their lifestyle.

“Blue Cross is excited to be apart of this initiative with Kanetix. We recognize there is a growing trend of consumers shopping for health insurance on line and it just made sense for Blue Cross to partner with Kanetix to address this trend,” says Marc Roussin, vice president, Sales and Marketing, Blue Cross.

Consumers in Quebec can obtain health insurance quotes at Kanetix to complete a quotation.

About Blue Cross

For more than 70 years, Blue Cross has focused on providing health and travel insurance products for Quebec residents. Despite the major changes that have shaped Quebec over the last century, the mission of Blue Cross has never changed. The Blue Cross brand is synonymous with high-quality, affordable insurance products from a brand Canadians can trust.

About Kanetix

Launched in October 1999, Kanetix was Canada’s first online insurance quotes marketplace and today provides over a million quotes per year to consumers looking for lower insurance rates, as well as comparisons for mortgage rates and credit cards.

The Kanetix comparison service is a one-stop shopping environment for consumers. Each day, thousands visit the Kanetix website at www.Kanetix.ca 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 phone.

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.

SOURCE: Kanetix