The THiNK Blog

grab a coffee and give yourself the freedom to read


Eldrida Ruiz

Eldrida successfully completed LOGiQ³'s Underwriting internship program in 2015, before joining the underwriting team in November 2016. She has a degree in Honours Biology from University of Waterloo, with a specialization in Animal Physiology. She is currently working towards her FALU & FLMI designations.

Recent Posts

Life Underwriting Expert Series – Nonmedical Juvenile Underwriting

Feb 20, 2020 4:21:22 PM / by Eldrida Ruiz posted in Underwriting Expert Series

Opinions vary on the value of purchasing life insurance for children.[1,2] As underwriters, it's not our job to advocate purchasing (or not purchasing) life insurance for children. It is our job to review juvenile applications accordingly once they’re received. Let's talk about some of the non-medical aspects we look at in juvenile applications.

Read More

Introduction to Life Underwriting

Nov 13, 2019 9:27:00 AM / by Eldrida Ruiz

The general population doesn’t know what life underwriting is or what a life underwriter does. Introducing yourself as a life insurance underwriter typically gets you blank stares. Based on personal experience, it would go something like this:

Read More