Manulife life insurance

Check out the range of Manulife life insurance policies and how they compare to those from other Canadian insurers.

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Manulife

Manulife is Canada’s largest insurance company as measured by revenue. It offers a broad range of insurance products, including life, critical illness, disability and business insurance. Manulife was founded in 1887. Its past presidents include John A. MacDonald, the first prime minister of Canada. Manulife is headquartered in Toronto, Ontario and has operations throughout Canada, as well as in the US, Southeast Asia and mainland China.

What insurance coverage options does Manulife offer?

Manulife offers a range of individual and group insurance products. Group insurance refers to products or policies you may have through your employer. We will focus on the individual insurance products Manulife offers. Below are the main categories of Manulife life insurance products.

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How to contact Manulife

You can purchase individual Manulife insurance products through an adviser or online in some cases. Here are some ways to get in touch with Manulife:

  • Phone. 1-888-626-8543 Monday to Friday from 8am to 8pm ET; Manulife says you can call this number if you have purchased an insurance product through a financial adviser to ask about your policy or to make a claim.
  • Email. You can email manulife_insurance@manulife.com to get in touch with your adviser or to ask about your individual insurance products.
  • Find an adviser. This section of Manulife’s website helps you locate an adviser in your area that can help you with inquiries about Manulife life insurance products.

Frequently asked questions about Manulife insurance

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