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May 10, 2018

Thinking of growing your own pot? It could lead to home insurance headache

By Philip Lee-Shanok | CBC News There’s concern that admitting to growing marijuana at home for recreational use — which would be allowed under proposed federal legislation — […]
May 8, 2018

Don’t let your credit die of neglect

By Liz Weston THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Certified financial planner David Rae says he used to think that  “anyone who could draw breath” could get an auto loan. Then […]
May 4, 2018

Loreena McKennitt is leaving Facebook, but other musicians say it’s not so easy

By David Friend THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO _ Folk singer Claire Coupland doesn’t love Facebook, but when it comes to promoting her music career she’s almost […]
May 2, 2018

Real estate group fears homegrown pot risks fires, property damage

OTTAWA _ The Canadian Real Estate Association says Ottawa needs to put the brakes on letting people grow pot at home until it can better regulate […]
April 26, 2018

Toronto Van Attack: Travel Insurance Coverage and Recent Traveler Behavior Explained

Canada is a top destination for United States travelers but many travelers may be on edge after a man drove a rental van and killed 10 pedestrians and injured […]
April 24, 2018

Some of the Most Bizarre Things Thieves Have Ever Stolen

BY MARISSA LALIBERTE, RD.COM Einstein’s Brain Einstein asked to be cremated, with the ashes scattered secretly so no one would consider the site special. But Thomas Harvey, […]
April 19, 2018

Do you have property damage due to flooding?

Flooding is impacting areas throughout B.C. SGI CANADA will do everything possible to work with you and your insurance broker, to help you through this difficult time. […]
April 17, 2018

Pledge Your Commitment to Motorcycle Safety

“Motorcycling is a passion,” explains Dave Millier, MCC Chair. “It’s a sport, a hobby, an efficient means of transportation, and an important economic industry in Canada. Our vision […]
April 13, 2018

3 ways parents can help grown kids own a home

By Marilyn Lewis THE ASSOCIATED PRESS When responsible first-time homebuyers need help buying a home, the family bank sometimes can lend a hand. Younger homebuyers face […]
April 9, 2018

Driving penalties to go up, but at what ultimate cost?

Distracted driving penalties are increasing. Again. And immediate roadside driving prohibitions (like those for impaired driving) might be coming. Goodness. Much ado about distracted driving! Would it […]
April 5, 2018

SUVs to steal the New York International Auto Show

By Tom Krisher: Yes, there will be a few cars, but SUVs will capture most of the headlines at this year’s New York International Auto Show. […]
April 3, 2018

Wedding insurance can cover unforeseen problems, but not a runaway bride

With just four weeks until she was set to walk down the aisle, Ashleigh Post learned the celebration she and her fiance had planned at an […]