Kanetix.ca launches Blue Cross travel insurance quotations

New product will give consumers in Ontario and Quebec more options to shop the market to find the best-priced travel insurance

Toronto, ON (Dec. 19, 2013) – 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 quotations.

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 from home.

“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 more than 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 Canada.

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 world.

About Kanetix

Launched in October 1999, Kanetix was Canada’s first online comparison service for car insurance quotes 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