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Ingle International Champions Visitors to Canada 150

Visitors to Canada 150 and families shopping for travel health insurance get the protection they need with Ingle’s comprehensive product lines. With lots of options to choose from, travellers visiting Canada can purchase the coverage they need at the best price. Visitor to Canada plans are also perfect for Super Visa travellers.

Travel Insurance for Diabetics: Ingle Partners with Diabetes Canada

Diabetes is a condition that affects millions of people across Canada. Unfortunately, Canadians living with the condition can often find it difficult to obtain travel insurance coverage that will accommodate medical situations related to their diabetes. At Ingle International, we’re committed to bringing peace of mind to travellers around the globe. That’s why we’ve partnered with Diabetes Canada to help diabetic Canadians find travel insurance that works for them. Visit the Diabetes Canada website to find out more. Looking for more insurance options? We’ve got you covered.

Canadian Travellers within Canada Still Require Insurance

According to a report released by RBC, 60% of Canadians will be travelling within Canada this year. This is because of travel incentives from Canada 150, the status of the Canadian dollar, and negative Canada to US border travel reports. Girl Guides form across the nation have cancelled their group trips in order to mitigate their more vulnerable members from being rejected at the border. So where does insurance come in? Erica Alini from Global News reached out to Robin Ingle for comment. If you are travelling outside of your home province, but within Canada, you still need to purchase travel insurance coverage. Read the full story here.

Robin Ingle Visits the GBTA Broadcast Studio

Last week, Robin Ingle was interviewed by Caitlin Gomez for the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) conference 2017. They discussed the positive impact of technology on business travel with the web and mobile applications like Travel Navigator™. Travel Navigator™, by Ingle International, is a one-stop shop for destination information, travel alerts, finding local medical facilities, and more. The importance of duty of care and training as pro-active methods for mitigating risk were also hot topics. Watch the full interview here.

Go Go Gadget Robin, Part Deux

TechTO is home to a brilliant community of Canadian technology leaders, innovators, and enthusiasts. They regularly host meetups with most recent events focusing on networking, sales, health, and finance. During last week’s meetup up on travel, the first of its kind, Robin Ingle talked about travel industry trends, perceptions of concierge, and Duty of Care. He also gave a hint of what the future of travel is going to look like with geo-tracking functionality in web and mobile applications like Travel Navigator™. Robin is the head honcho behind Travel Navigator™, an application that provides a one-stop destination for medical, security, and travel information before, during, and after a trip. With Travel Navigator™, users can learn of immunizations they need, locate health care providers around the world, find travel advisories on high-risk countries, as well as access and be accessed by 24/7 multilingual assistance providers via geo-tracking, and more. Robin was…

Reconnecting with Agents at ICEF 2017

The International Consultants for Education and Fairs (ICEF) Workshop kicked off in Vancouver with a bang this spring. With over 845 participants from 62 countries, it was the perfect networking opportunity for insurance agents across the globe to talk about international student opportunities across Canada. The mountainous backdrop of BC also made a cameo. Overall, agents, educators, and service providers had as many as 30 meetings over two productive days. During the ICEF Workshop, the Ingle International student team reconnected with agents and updated them with information on new product offerings and our competitive compensation packages. By supporting travellers from everywhere going anywhere, Ingle International is a one-stop-shop for any agent’s insurance needs. Have you heard about Ingle International’s Pay-it-Forward initiative by Studyinsured.com? Learn about how Ingle International gives back by contacting the student team today. In the meantime, stay tuned for future ICEF workshop updates in Berlin, Miami, and…

Travel Navigator™ Lands in EMEA

TORONTO, April 5, 2017 /CNW/ – Travel Navigator™, by Ingle International, has expanded its offerings to the insurance and finance industries, as well as educational institutions worldwide. For insurers, the native mobile apps allow eligible users to access their e-wallet insurance cards in the application, top up their insurance, and manage their travel. Financial institutions have integrated the software into client web portals and direct click to call customer service phone lines as part of their credit card service offerings. Within education, Travel Navigator™ provides inbound and outbound students health, travel, and security content to help students and their chaperones prepare for upcoming trips, travel safely, direct dial assistance providers, as well as communicate via SMS, email or push notifications. Chaperones can track students, or administrators at home can track travelling chaperones. Travel Navigator™ has a flexible platform and is a fully managed Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) technology that allows organizations to…

Travel Navigator™ Releases Version 2.0

TORONTO, Feb. 28, 2017 /CNW/ – Mobile integration hub Travel Navigator™, by Ingle International, released its second version to the public last week with a new user experience and refreshed material design. The recent version was developed by Ingle’s in-house technology and design teams to support easier integration of third party services and to meet ever-changing end user needs. Current users, new members, and clients interested in white labelling can expect a new geo-location function, improved navigation, and a card-based interface. Features include: Health Care Provider Mapping enables users to browse a network of health care providers and medical facilities closest to them, or search areas outside of their exact location. Push Notifications provide critical travel alerts concerning the user’s location. Risk Ratings for every destination on a scale of 1 to 5 (low risk to high risk). New Content in the form of destination guides with a growing list…

Ingle International Attends the CCAT Gala

The Consular Core Association of Toronto (CCAT) fosters a space where Toronto based diplomats from the consular community advocate for one another as well as support civic and international objectives. Ingle International is strongly connected to the CCAT community in: friendship, the provision of health insurance to newly landed diplomats, matters of international education, and more. On an annual basis, Ingle International attends the CCAT Gala where celebrations of advocacy and diversity take place. It is a great honour. Take a glimpse at some memorable moments below. Want to hear more about what the Ingle team is up to? Check out our Company News tag.

Ingle International and Kanetix.ca Partner in Online Marketplace

TORONTO, Feb. 14, 2017 /CNW/ – At the touch of a button, travellers buying insurance can now compare rates and purchase policies from Ingle International through Kanetix.ca. The product offering features exclusive travel insurance plans previously only available directly from Ingle International. The partnership between Ingle International and Kanetix.ca provides a variety of options for travellers at a competitive price.  Travel plans include: Canuck Voyage Plan A truly Canadian plan for Canadians, or residents living in Canada who are covered by health care from their province or territory. Key features include: Single Trip or Multi-Trip Annual coverage $10 million in coverage Stable pre-existing medical condition coverage up to age 79 Flexible eligibility criteria Family and companion discounts Discover Canada Plan Coverage for Canadian travellers or residents who do not have health coverage from their province or territory. Key features include: Up to $1 million in emergency medical coverage Coverage for…

Ingle International at the Skål Holiday Event

“Be a trusted voice in travel and tourism,” is Skål’s vision statement. Skål is a professional association for tourism leaders worldwide. Founded in 1932 by a group of Parisian travel managers, Skål has 15, 000 members. It members include executives from all corners of the travel industry, who meet regularly – on local and international levels – to discuss business happenings, and other topics. One such member is Robin Ingle. Although Robin was sorry to have missed Skål`s annual Toronto Christmas Gala this year due to travel commitments, he was happy to receive pictures afterwards, along with news regarding his donations to their charity auction in Ingle International`s name. Take a look at gala snaps here. Want to hear more about what the Ingle team is up to? Check out our Company News tag.

Robin Ingle speaks with The Insurance Journal

This fall, Robin Ingle, spoke with Matt Bell from The Insurance Journal. Snowbirds and the complications surrounding mandatory medical questionnaires for the purpose of obtaining travel insurance were discussed. With consumer demand for simpler applications, will the industry comply? Read Accurate Answers Protect Travellers in both English and French to find out. Need insurance? Check out our plans just for snowbirds.