May is Motorcycle Safety Month: Ensuring Adequate Insurance Coverage

May 1, 2024 3:30:00 PM
May signals the start of Motorcycle Safety Month, a nationwide initiative aimed at raising awareness among all road users. This year’s campaign centres on the people behind the helmets, reminding us that every rider is a real person. It underscores our collective responsibility to ensure safety on the roads and trails. In recent years, there has been a notable surge in interest in motorcycling, particularly among young and female riders. As of the latest data, Canada boasts 708, 700 motorcyclists, with Ontario alone home to 212, 610 riders. With a growing number of new and returning riders taking to the roads and trails this spring, prioritizing safety is paramount. In today’s blog, we’ll explore the various ways riders can enhance safety during their journeys, from ensuring they have the appropriate motorcycle safety gear to securing adequate insurance coverage.

April Showers Bring May Insurance Claims: Preparing for Spring Weather Risks

Apr 1, 2024 12:00:00 PM
Spring signals warmer temperatures, the return of blooms, and if you’re not prepared, some devastating damage. While there likely won’t be any melting snow to worry about this year, there are still a handful of other weather-related risks to have on your radar. In today’s blog, we’ll explore how to prepare for spring weather conditions, common insurance challenges associated with the season and steps to take in the event of property damage.

Do I Need Rental Car Insurance If I Have Insurance? Understanding Your Coverage

Mar 1, 2024 12:00:00 PM
When it comes to safeguarding your vehicle, insurance is undoubtedly a wise investment. But what about those times when you find yourself behind the wheel of a rental car? Are you automatically covered by your existing insurance, or do you need to consider additional rental car insurance? In this comprehensive guide, we'll delve into the intricacies of rental car insurance in Canada and explore whether your current coverage extends to rental vehicles.

Dreaming of becoming an entrepreneur? Here’s Our Ultimate Guide to Starting a Business in Canada

Feb 1, 2024 12:00:00 PM
Embarking on the exciting journey of starting a business in the heart of Canada? Congratulations, visionary entrepreneur! We understand that the prospect of starting a business might seem like a colossal mountain to climb, but fear not – with the perfect blend of guidance, a sprinkle of patience, and a generous dash of determination, you're poised to transform those entrepreneurial dreams into tangible success.

Best Travel Insurance for Canadians Headed South for the Winter

Jan 2, 2024 12:00:00 PM
There's still plenty of time to hit the beaches of Mexico, Jamaica, Cuba, or wherever your heart desires this winter! With an estimated 3.6 million sunny tripsabroad taken by Canadians in January of 2023, more of us than ever are looking forward to beating the winter doldrums. Many other Canadians are already on their way, so if the only thing keeping you here is a lack of travel insurance, let us help! Here's what you need to know before flying south.

A New Year is Approaching – Does Your Insurance Still Work for You?

Dec 1, 2023 12:00:00 PM
A new year is beginning, and now is the perfect time to take a look at your insurance policies. After all, it’s “New Year, new me” time, and we know you want to get off on the right foot. Evaluating your insurance and asking the right questions before the year is in full swing can determine whether your current policies still meet your needs or whether you need some updated insurance solutions for 2024.

Fire Hazards That May be Hiding in Your Home

Oct 2, 2023 12:00:00 PM
The wildfires blazing across Canada and other parts of the world right now aren’t the only scorching flames we should be wary of. Did you know that in mere minutes, an innocent flame can grow big enough to ravage your home and threaten your life? October is National Fire Prevention Month and it’s time to up your game when it comes to protecting yourself, your loved ones, and your home.

A Guide to Rental Insurance for Students

Sep 1, 2023 11:00:00 AM
Moving into the dorms is a huge milestone. You're leaving home and starting a new chapter—one that's filled with new experiences, new friends, and new challenges. But have you thought about what happens if your belongings get lost or damaged? Even if you don’t have much, you still want to be protected in the event that something happens.