Canada’s Life Settlements Market – In the News

Life Settlement Companies Seek Legislative Validation

The Insurance and Investment Journal

When aging clients find themselves holding an in-force, life insurance policy that they no longer need or can afford, they may believe that letting the policy lapse is the only course of action available to them. However, obtaining a life loan or life settlement may be a viable alternative to letting their policies lapse…

Thawing of Canadian Life Settlement Market – Pro Consumer Developments for Canadian Policyholders – Finally

(LISA) Life Insurance Settlement Association
While Canadian snowbirds are soaking up the sunshine and warmth in the southern US, many can’t help but notice the availability of products in the south which they can’t get in the north.  Life settlements are a financial solution that Canadians see advertised on U.S. television and radio stations etc., yet they rarely hear about in Canada…

A 91-Year-Old’s Fight to Take Care of His Wife — By Legalizing Life Settlements

The Street

Morris Adams is worried about running out of money to pay his wife’s caretakers so she can remain at home. His wife, Ruth, suffers from depression and some dementia, and he has  paid for aides to assist her for the past eight years…