• Mould insurance

Mould & Insurance


Is mould covered in an insurance property policy? The short answer is NO, but there may be some circumstances where mould remediation costs could be picked up under an insurance policy. First, what is mould and how does it develop in your home? Webster’s Dictionary defines mould as: a fungus that produces a superficial

  • Stolen car insurance

Is your vehicle a target for thieves?


Recently, there was a small news article about a fellow from Ontario that was ticketed in Quebec for forgetting to lock his car doors. The outrage was palpable. Who knew such a silly and archaic law existed? But, is it silly? Or is it ingenious? Under the Quebec Highway Safety Act, it is an

  • Snow tire insurance discount

Importance of Snow Tires and Tips for Driving in Canadian Weather


Driving in Canadian winter weather can certainly be a challenge, especially if you are driving in winter for the first time, or moving to Canada. One way to make it easier on yourself is to have a good set of winter tires on your vehicle. When to Use Winter Tires instead of All-Season Unlike summer

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What to do when you are in a car accident?


What you do when you are in a car accident depends on the situation and type of accident. The information you need, if the police need to be involved and other questions can have different answers depending on the situation. If you know the basics it can make the process less stressful. A Minor

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Are Your Holiday Gifts Covered by Your Existing Insurance?


Are your holiday gifts covered under your existing insurance? If you have home insurance or contents insurance through a condo or co-op policy, then the gifts you have received over the holidays would normally fall under the coverage in your contents amount. The catch is, you have to make sure that your contents amount is

G1 drivers – set your insurance experience on the right path


Getting your drivers license for the first time is exciting!  G1 drivers have a long road of learning ahead of them and should take advantage of opportunities to help build a solid insurance history. In Ontario, all new drivers progress through a graduated licensing system.   G1 drivers have 12 months to acquire proper driving

What really affects the cost of new car insurance?


Some tips to get you thinking and help you out on the factors in price for insurance before you buy the car. What REALLY affects the cost of insurance? Please note that  these are general guidelines, but hopefully they will help you on the right track, and will avoid any unnecessary surprises! Because when budgeting

Thoughts and advice: Mexico trip gone wrong

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There are so many beautiful vacation destinations with warm sunshine and endless beaches that have far fewer examples such as this one: Calgary woman seriously injured after a balcony railing gave way in Mexico. (article from Global News) First, we would like to point out that there is no mention of a specific insurance company

De notre dossier de réclamation: L’eau coule à travers toute la maison


Description de la réclamation: Un entrepreneur en train de rénover la salle de bain à l'étage, alors que les propriétaires étaient absents pendant le week-end, la valve temporaire pour la toilette a cédée, permettant à l'eau de s'écouler sans arrêt  depuis le deuxième étage, à l'étage principal et au sous-sol causant d'importants dégâts à tous

Ne partez pas en voyage sans assurance cet été!


Avez-vous déjà franchi les frontières pour une longue fin de semaine de magasinage? Ou même pour une journée au bord de la mer? Vous avez absolument besoin d’ une assurance voyage! Assurez-vous d’avoir une assurance voyage valide en cas de maladie ou d’accident. Ne prenez pas de chance.