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Quality Employee Benefits since 1987.
​A Division of Orca Insurance Services

​​Let us help you design a plan that is right for your company and its employees.
Maintain and attract quality employees!
We have been working with small business owners since 1987
Stellar trust and service is paramount
Dave entered the financial services industry in 1987 after taking Economics and Psychology at the University of Winnipeg. Always offering independent advice, he has been a senior advisor with The Berkshire Group, Vice President of Summit Insurance Services, President of Future Financial and currently is an independent consultant and the President of Family Integrity Corporation in Victoria B.C.
"The Risk Doctor" He is supported by a team of administration, technical and underwriting specialists whose teamwork and follow-through are setting new standards of service excellence in building lifetime relationships. Dave is known for coining the term "Core then explore" with regards to building a comprehensive and balanced investment portfolio or designing a sleek employee benefits package.. The planning and design starts with a ten minute "Business Viewpoint" questionnaire.  This unique getting to know each other system will show us how to proceed. Dave has been introduced as a trusted family friend with the knack to explain important and complicated financial matters in a simple way. He keeps it simple. After more than twenty five years of serving business owners, Dave has created a "Value of advice" book series. The first becoming an Amazon #1 Best Seller. Whatever your stage of business development, you will be thoroughly impressed! Dave Shortill is passionate about listening to your situation before prescribing solutions. His focus is on the family unit, business owners and professionals. Away from business Dave enjoys curling, golf, and travel.  He has maintained his private pilot license since a teenager and together with his wife Heather, they have become avid sailors.
Dave is past President of South Cowichan Chamber of Commerce, is a past president of the Winnipeg St. James Rotary club, Charter board member of Westland Foundation and an advisor to the Cowichan Intercultural Society. is a division of Family Integrity Corporation.

Group Benefits can Include:
  • Life Insurance, Optional Life Insurance, Dependent Life Insurance
  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D),
  • Optional Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D)
  • Long Term Disability, Short Term Disability
  • Critical Illness Insurance
Extended Health Programs:
  • Prescription Drug Plans
  • Paramedical Services
  • Hospital Care
  • Travel Insurance
  • Vision Care
  • Survivorship Benefits
  • Private Duty Nursing
  • Out of Country Referrals
  • Cost Plus
Dental Programs:
  • Preventative
  • Maintenance
  • Restorative
  • Orthodontics
  • Cost Plus
Group Retirement Savings Plans:
  • ​Group Retirement and Savings Plan options
We can custom-design a retirement savings program to meet the needs of your organization. You can select from the following plan options:
  • Defined Contribution Pension Plan
  • Group Registered Retirement Savings Plan
  • Multi-level profit sharing
  • Simplified pension plan
  • Non-registered Savings Plan
  • Tax-Free Savings Account (TFSA)
  • Defined Benefit (Investment Only) Services
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan.
We can provide you with access to over 160 investment options that cover a wide selection of complementary investment styles from many of Canada’s leading investment managers. Each fund offered is a segregated fund investing exclusively in units of pooled or mutual funds managed by the investment managers who participate in our Core Investment Selection™. These investment managers were chosen according to our established criteria, with a thorough review of their performance and commitment to their business.

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