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Here We Go Again: Ontario Car Insurance Rates Continue to Rise

A line of cars in morning rush hour traffic.

According to the Financial Services Regulatory Authority of Ontario (FSRA), car insurance rates for many of the province’s drivers will be going up at renewal on average 2.60 percent. When it comes time to renew your policy, chances are good you’ll be paying more for your Ontario auto insurance. The auto insurance rate changes are ... Continue Reading

Heathrow's Near-Strike: How Airport Strikes Affect Your Holiday

A traveller sitting on the floor in the airport, frustrated.

Travellers to London's Heathrow airport narrowly avoided a significant disruption at the start of August: A one-day strike was scheduled to begin at 12:01 a.m. Tuesday the 6th. At the last minute, Unite, the union representing the more than 2,500 engineers, firefighters, security guards, and other airport workers called off the action. Would You Have ... Continue Reading

Why You Need a Home Inventory for Insurance

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Insurance may seem like a set-it-and-forget-it scenario. Once you purchase home insurance, you don't have to worry about it until time comes to make a claim, right? That's true in some respects, but one important part of taking care of your home is keeping an up-to-date inventory of your belongings. That streamlines the claim process ... Continue Reading

New Baby on the Way?...

A couple lying on the couch looking at a table. She's pregnant.

Are you expecting a new baby? Congratulations! You'll soon be starting the job of a lifetime. You're probably more focused on furnishing their room than insurance, but a new family member means it's time for a new look at your life insurance and disability or critical illness policies. Life Insurance Policy At a minimum, contact ... Continue Reading

Sure, You Can Borrow My Car...But Are You Insured?

A man handing over the keys to his car to his smiling female friend.

Picture this scenario: your friend asks if they can borrow your car to drive up the road to get some food. But what if your friend were to get into an accident on the way? Do you know if your auto insurance will cover an accident? What if your friend doesn't have insurance? Chances are ... Continue Reading