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November 29, 2018

GM in for ‘one hell of a fight’ over planned Oshawa plant closure: Union

The union representing workers at the General Motors assembly plant in Oshawa, Ont., is promising “one hell of a fight” after the automaker announced it would […]
November 27, 2018

Pedestrian Found 80% At Fault For Being Struck While Jaywalking

Reasons for judgement were published this week by the BC Court of Appeal upholding a trial judge’s assessment of fault for a pedestrian/vehicle collision. In the […]
November 22, 2018

Speaking in code: A brief overview of building code in Canada

by Glenn McGillivray It is somewhat understandable why most Canadians seem to know virtually nothing about how building codes work in this country. After all, a person […]
November 20, 2018

IBC Supports Ontario Government’s Review of Auto Insurance Rate Regulation

In today’s Fall Economic Statement, the Ontario government committed to cut red tape in the auto insurance system to benefit consumers. “We congratulate the government on working to […]
November 14, 2018

1 in 3 Canadians surveyed haven’t read their insurance policy

One in three Canadians haven’t read their home or auto insurance policy, according to new research from Sonnet Insurance, Canada’s only national online home and auto insurance company. Those […]
November 8, 2018

Hidden camera reveals how bank employees mislead & upsell on pricey credit card insurance

Eric Szeto, Tyana Grundig, David Common · CBC News ·  A Marketplace hidden camera investigation is raising questions about how bank employees are selling a pricey and controversial product marketed to help with […]
November 5, 2018

6 out of 10 young Canadians admit to texting while walking

Most Canadians will be enjoying an extra hour of sleep this weekend as clocks ‘fall back’ to daylight standard time. However, the extra morning light means […]
November 1, 2018

Brokers take centre stage with consumers for climate change-related risks

Tornadoes in Ottawa and Gatineau, wildfires in BC, and summer storms in the Prairies are adding up, with the Insurance Bureau of Canada reporting in September […]
October 31, 2018

Legalized Cannabis May Affect Your Insurance, Even For Non-Users

Excerpted article is written by Justin Thouin Co-Founder and CEO of LowestRates.ca. Even if you don’t use legalized cannabis, chances are, legalization is going to affect you. Insurance […]
October 25, 2018

Facebook beyond Facebook? Instagram, Messenger step up

By Barbara Ortutay THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK _ When Facebook bought Instagram for $1 billion in 2012, it seemed like a big gamble for an […]
October 22, 2018

What’s In A Name? When Is An “Unnamed Insured” Entitled To Insurance Proceeds?

Article by Adrian C. Elmslie and Wendy N. Moody Dentons Is it possible for a party not named in an insurance policy to be entitled to insurance proceeds under […]
October 18, 2018

RVs provide freedom for adventurous travellers, but it will cost you

By Dan Healing THE CANADIAN PRESS RVs provide freedom for adventurous travellers, but it will cost you. CALGARY _ The symbol of a retirement filled with […]