When is the best time to get life insurance?

Mar 1, 2023 12:00:00 PM
One question that we get asked frequently here at Acumen Insurance Group is, ‘When is the best time to get life insurance?’ And while there is no wrong or right time to purchase life insurance, depending on your circumstances, there may be times when doing so is more advantageous.

Heading south for the winter? Travel Insurance can help!

Feb 1, 2023 12:00:00 PM
Winter is here, and if you’re looking to escape the cold weather, you might be tempted to head south for the season. With an abundance of affordable flights to tropical destinations like the Dominican Republic and Cuba at your fingertips, hibernating on a warm sandy beach while friends and relatives brush snow off their cars each morning doesn’t seem like a bad idea – but what happens if something goes wrong? Protect your trip - and your wallet - from unexpected mishaps that may arise with travel insurance!

Tips for first-time Insurance Buyers

Jan 3, 2023 12:00:00 PM
Purchasing any type of insurance is a big decision. There are a range of different policies offering various levels of coverage against numerous risks. This blog will cover the specifics of each kind of policy and the ins & outs for each:

Winter Tires: Save Lives & Money

Dec 1, 2022 12:00:00 PM
Introduction Winter driving can be dangerous for a variety of reasons. First, the roads are often icy and wet, which means it's easy for your tires to lose traction and skid. Second, winter weather is more likely to lead to collisions than summer months because people drive more slowly in bad weather. All-season tires are not ideal for the winter roads, so it's important to make sure you have winter tires installed on your vehicle before you hit the road this season!

6 Holiday mishaps covered by home insurance

Nov 1, 2022 12:00:00 PM
The holidays are filled with joyous laughter and cheer, but did you know that the season also comes with increased risk? Thankfully, if you have the proper home insurance policy, you can minimize the financial misfortune of most of these seasonal disasters. In today’s blog, we’ll be discussing six common holiday catastrophes and how Acumen’s home insurance can help.

October is Car Safety Month

Oct 3, 2022 12:00:00 PM
Did you know that it’s car safety month? Each October the auto industry encourages Canadian drivers to take the initiative before the weather turns cold and ensure their car is ready for the winter ahead. Acumen Insurance Group is all for this month-long safety initiative. Since our inception over 30 years ago, our insurance brokers have been committed to helping clients like you find great insurance coverage across Ontario. And it doesn’t stop there! Our brokers want you to maximize your policy’s security and your well-being by providing you with the education you need to stay safe and make informed decisions.

Save Money on Your Car Insurance with Telematics

Sep 1, 2022 12:00:00 PM
Telematics technology continues to gain speed in the automotive industry. It encourages drivers to be more mindful when getting behind the wheel, keeps our roads safer, alerts drivers to potential hazards, and helps insurance companies establish more accurate premiums. But what exactly is telematics and why is it beneficial for drivers?

Is Your Home Ready for Summer Vacation?

Jul 4, 2022 12:00:00 PM
Do you have big plans this summer? Well, don’t leave your home out of them! Whether you’re planning to leave your home for a few weeks or days, you need to safeguard your home against not only damages, but also break ins.