Going on Vacation? Protect Your Home

There’s nothing better than going on vacation. But before you leave on holiday, it’s important you take the necessary steps to protect your home while you’re away. Ten ways to protect your home The idea is to not advertise that you’re going away and to make your house look as normal and lived in as possible.…

Seven Things You Should Know About Mould

Mould is everywhere, indoors and outdoors – and is generally excluded on your homeowner’s policy. Depending on where it grows, it can be helpful or harmful. When mould grows inside homes or buildings, it may cause health problems and reduce the value of your home. Moulds release chemicals and spores that can cause irritation of…

Do You Use Your Vehicle for Business Use?

Most insurance companies classify vehicle use into one of three categories – commuting to work or transit, commercial use or pleasure and errands only. While these categories accurately describe the driving behaviour for most people, some drivers who use their vehicle for business purposes have faced a dilemma. Do they report they only use their…

Twelve Common Myths About Car Insurance

Insurance can be confusing, and these 12 common misconceptions about auto insurance in Canada often lead drivers astray. 1. The colour of your car affects your car insurance. Most people may not know it, but the insurance industry is colour-blind. It doesn’t matter if your car is blue, red, silver, white, or black, your insurance rate…