WARWICK RI, September 7, 2006 – InsureMyTrip.ca, Canada’s on-line resource for comparing and purchasing travel insurance, announced today the newest member to join its premier line-up of insurance company providers, TIC Travel Insurance Coordinators, Ltd. One of the largest travel insurers in Canada, TIC is 100% owned by Co-operators Life Insurance Company, part of the Co-operators Group, Canada’s largest, Canadian-owned, multi-product insurer.
“TIC has a long tradition of providing Canadians and visitors to Canada with exceptional and affordable insurance products,” commented Peter Evans, Executive Vice President of InsureMyTrip. “Their corporate focus on creating innovative products, and commitment to customer service excellence is a perfect complement to InsureMyTrip.ca’s own progressive Internet-based services and our inherent ‘customer first’ philosophy. We are extremely pleased to welcome TIC to our expanding group of featured partners and preferred providers.”
TIC’s travel protection plans offer a complete range of services including Emergency Hospital & Medical, Multi-trip, and Trip Cancellation. InsureMyTrip.ca currently offers TIC’s Emergency Hospital & Medical plans for Canadian travellers planning visits to the U.S. as well as non-U.S. trips. InsureMyTrip.ca also will soon feature TIC’s All-inclusive plans for U.S. and non-U.S. travels, as well as Trip Cancellation plans, both their Basic and Select.
“TIC is very excited to join InsureMyTrip.ca,” added James Arnold, Vice President of Sales and Marketing. “We share the same perspective: providing travellers essential travel insurance information and comprehensive solutions. Whether you take a trip outside of your province of residence, out of the country, or travel frequently throughout the year, InsureMyTrip.ca and TIC have the information you need to make the right choice of travel insurance coverage for you.”
InsureMyTrip.ca allows consumers to rate, compare, analyze and purchase travel insurance from the leading Canadian travel insurance companies, in a completely secure environment. To learn more about these protection plans, visit www.insuremytrip.ca on-line, or call (800) 551-1337 to speak with one of InsureMyTrip’s expert travel insurance professionals. Licensed customer service representatives are available seven days a week, M-F 9 A.M.-9 P.M. & Sat.-Sun. 9 A.M.-5 P.M. ET.
InsureMyTrip.ca is an operating entity of IMT Services Corporation, a privately held company launched in 2000. Featuring insurance comparisons from the top industry providers, InsureMyTrip.ca is a unique, one-stop resource designed to meet consumers’ comprehensive travel insurance needs all in a secure environment. InsureMyTrip.ca additionally specializes in providing integrated technology solutions for the travel insurance industry, with over 2,000 private-labeled and co-branded travel-related websites around the globe. IMT Services Corporation’s U.S. headquarters is located in Warwick, RI.
About TIC Travel Insurance Coordinators Ltd.
TIC has been providing affordable travel insurance to Canadian residents and people visiting Canada for over 50 years. No matter where you go, no matter what difficulties you might encounter on your trip, we have a plan suited to you and we are here to help. Because an emergency can happen any time, our Travel Assistance service operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Our multilingual personnel is ready to speak the language of the country you are visiting and be of assistance to you at all times.
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