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Don Forgeron was the keynote speaker at this week’s Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police Annual Meeting in Toronto. Forgeron, who is IBC’s president and CEO, outlined insurance fraud as a problem that affects everyone. In the closed event on June 24, Forgeron outlined his concerns about high insurance fraud in Canada and he asked ... Continue Reading
Crime Overseas? Safeguard Your Trip with Travel Insurance.
Three Ottawa area families recently sued Desjardins insurance. At issue was the company's proposed settlements under a "guaranteed replacement cost" provision. The families' homes were destroyed by a tornado, but the payouts were $150,000-$250,000 less than what the policyholders claimed was necessary to rebuild. The insurer's estimates differed from quotes the homeowners received from private ... Continue Reading
Owning a condo means sharing some things with your neighbours. That includes membership in the condominium corporation. Your condo board makes decisions on behalf of the entire complex. Those board decisions have a real impact on how you live and, to some extent, your financial liability at the end of the day. Here's a bit ... Continue Reading
Telematics or usage based insurance can lower auto insurance and improve driving habits, safety and fuel economy.