March 2, 2018

Great-West Life congratulates the Premier of Saskatchewan for fulfilling his commitment to families and employers

Stefan Kristjanson, President and Chief Operating Officer, Canada, Great-West Life issued the following statement:

“Great-West Life joins the Financial Advisors Association of Canada (Advocis) and the Canadian Life and Health Insurance Association (CLHIA) in congratulating the Honourable Scott Moe, Premier of Saskatchewan, for delivering on his commitment to reinstate the PST exemption for agriculture, life and health insurance premiums, effective today and retroactive to August 1, 2017.

The Premier’s actions will save Saskatchewan families’ money, and encourage them to obtain the financial protection they need.”

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Tim Oracheski
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