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.

Bundle & Save Up to 40% on Your Auto & Home Insurance

Aug 1, 2023 12:00:00 PM
What do peanut butter and jelly, macaroni and cheese, and home and car insurance all have in common? They’re all better together. With bundled car and home insurance, policyholders earn access to lower premiums, increased coverage and the peace of mind that comes with knowing that their family is always protected.

Everything You Need to Do Before Going on Your Summer Vacation

Jul 12, 2023 12:00:00 PM
15 Things to Do Before Departing for Your Summer Vacation Are you ready for your summer vacation? There’s a lot to do before you can enjoy your time in the sun– from arranging for friends or family to watch your house when you’re away, to purchasing travel insurance. Whether you’re heading up north to the cottage or flying across ocean waters to the Amalfi Coast, it takes a lot of effort and planning to prepare for a vacation. But once you’re done you can rest assured that your summer getaway will go off without a hitch! Before you depart for your summer vacay, there are a number of tasks to consider. And while the list may seem long and arduous, we promise it’s not as bad as it looks.

Tips for Getting Cottage Insurance in Ontario

Jun 1, 2023 12:00:00 PM
You’ve spent all winter dreaming of that perfect cottage down by the lake. You know, the one with the hammock, tall evergreens, and the big porch looking onto the water. And now it’s here! Cottage season is officially in session, and your friends at Acumen Insurance Group are here to help make sure you get to enjoy every minute of it with cottage insurance. Whether you have a cottage by the lake or a cabin in the woods, ensuring your home away from home is fully protected with cottage insurance is essential.

Easy Ways to Lower Your Car Insurance

May 23, 2023 4:00:00 PM
If you’re like most people, you’re looking to save a few bucks wherever you can, and car insurance is no exception. The average Ontarian pays over $1,500 a year on car insurance premiums alone – that’s money that could be going towards other expenses, like paying off your mortgage or that new kitchen renovation you’ve been dreaming of for years!

Easy Ways to Save on Home Insurance

Apr 28, 2023 3:17:15 PM
One of the most common questions we get asked is: How can I save on my home insurance? Buying a home is one of the best investments you can make for your future, so you want to make sure that you are protecting not only your home from damage, destruction, and liability, but also what is inside your home, and homeowners’ insurance will take care of that for you.

6 Tips to Prevent Car Theft in Ontario

Apr 3, 2023 12:00:00 PM
Car thefts across the province are increasing, and the numbers are staggering. According to Toronto Police, at least 32 cars have been stolen in the metropolis each day so far in 2023. In today’s blog, we’ll look at why car theft is on the rise, how you can prevent your car from being stolen, and what to do if the inevitable happens.

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!