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July 26, 2018

Rental-car insurance

BY NEIL VORANO | The Globe and Mail It’s been a long flight and the kids are cranky as you exit the airport toward the car […]
July 25, 2018

Why You Need Renters Insurance

A lot of renters don’t realize they need Renters Insurance. Many think the building owner’s insurance covers them. WRONG. You need to insure all your stuff. […]
July 24, 2018

Prepare to Stop When Lights are Flashing

When my father-in-law from Quebec visited us here in B.C. years ago he was impressed with the idea of the overhead sign with flashing amber lights […]
July 20, 2018

Aviva Canada investigation = consumer protection

(Toronto, ON) – The conclusion to an investigation involving legal and healthcare professionals is one more win in Aviva’s fight against auto insurance fraud on behalf of […]
July 16, 2018

Stuck with a DUI? Your car insurance premium may not suffer

By ED LEEFELDT MONEYWATCH The Consumer Federation of America (CFA) launched a blistering attack on the auto insurance industry, claiming an upper-income motorist with a drunk-driving record — in […]
July 13, 2018

Why homeowners are happy with their insurers despite rate increases

Article by Jason Contant Despite rising premiums, homeowners’ satisfaction with their insurance providers has increased for the third consecutive year, according to the J.D. Power 2018 Canada Home […]
July 9, 2018

IBC reminds students about the importance of tenant insurance

It’s that time of year again! Students are heading back to school, and many college and university students are packing up to move out on their […]
July 6, 2018

Progress in curbing drinking and driving but continued vigilance needed: poll

The Traffic Injury Research Foundation (TIRF) is pleased to announce a new fact sheet that summarizes findings on self-reported drinking and driving in Canada. This fact sheet […]
July 4, 2018

Warning: Don’t be fooled by the working income tax benefit tax scheme

 The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) is warning Canadians about getting involved in schemes where promoters, usually tax representatives or tax preparers, are claiming they can get […]
June 28, 2018

Economical submits demutualization conversion plan for regulatory review

WATERLOO, ON, June 26, 2018 —Economical Insurance today announced that the company’s demutualization conversion plan,  a detailed document that outlines how Economical intends to convert from a mutual […]
June 26, 2018

Worry-Free Money Starts with Worry-Free Spending

Smart money management starts with smart spending. That’s why Interac has teamed up with money expert Shannon Lee Simmons to help Canadians manage their everyday spending, a process […]
June 22, 2018

Employment insurance recipient list falls to lowest level since 1997

OTTAWA _ Statistics Canada says the number of people collecting employment insurance in April fell to the lowest level in at least 21 years. The federal […]