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Car Insurance Discounts to Ask About

Many insurers recommend a policy review once every 12 to 18 months. With a policy review, you can be sure your coverage is up to date and provides protection where you need it most. But a policy review can also […]

Protect Your Business Against Burglary, Robbery, and Theft

For some businesses, like jewelry stores, burglary, robbery, and theft are an all too common problem. From an insurance perspective, there are policies or contracts that distinguish and protect against these types of crime.  Burglary is defined to mean the unlawful […]

Understanding Your Condo Insurance

Owning a condo is different than owning a house. Not only do you not have to mow the lawn or shovel the driveway like your friends in single-family homes do, but your insurance needs are a bit different as well. […]

Winter Car Storage Tips

Many Canadians have a sports car or a sunny-day car that doesn’t ever see snowy roads. With the help of a few tips from seasoned car buffs, keeping your ride looking and running as good as new over the “winter […]

Will My Insurance Cover Previous Damage?

First, the quick answer is no—but it can happen sometimes anyway. Now, we can explore some examples to better understand how your insurance coverage applies. Auto insuranceImagine you already have a dent in your car’s rear panel. One day, when […]

Does Your Business Need Cyber Insurance?

With the COVID-19 pandemic resulting in a shift to work-from-home culture, companies faced many challenges. Some of these challenges included cybersecurity incidents such as phishing, ransomware, and social engineering as the reigning champions of reported incidents. This was a data […]

Should Your Business Have Equipment Breakdown Insurance?

Most types of business insurance do what they say on the tin, such as with Equipment Breakdown insurance, which provides coverage for equipment breakdowns. No big surprise there. However, you might be surprised to learn the many ways in which […]

Mortgage Life Insurance vs. Term Life Insurance

When homebuyers find the words “mortgage” and “insurance” in the same sentence, confusion often follows. In the US and Canada there is a financial product called mortgage insurance, which protects the lender in loans with a lower down payment. However, […]

Understanding Business Interruption Insurance

If you own or run a business, you already know how important it is to have property insurance — and especially liability insurance. But what do you do if a property insurance claim forces your business to close temporarily? Revenue […]

Are We There Yet?

Most Canadians are aware that their health insurance usually won’t provide coverage when leaving the country but not everyone knows that coverage is also limited when visiting another province within Canada. Travel to Another Province. If you’re planning a trip […]

How Does My Location Affect My Insurance Rates?

Location can play a role in several types of insurance, affecting rates because risks vary by where you live or by where you keep your vehicle. In some cases, repair or replacement costs can vary as well – which also […]

Is Your Business Properly Insured?

For many businesses, a business owners policy (BOP) is a great starting point to insure your risks. With a business owners policy, you can protect your business against common risks like bodily injury claims — think slip and fall accidents. […]