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COVID-19 and Your Travel Medical Insurance

Last March, when everything was closing or closed, including our borders, we wrote to you about travel insurance in the pandemic. A lot has changed since then: children are back in school, weddings are full of guests, and people can travel again! (There were, of course, broad social impacts of the pandemic – Fortune did a one-year recap of how life changed from March 2020 – March 2021, find it

Pollution Liability Insurance: What You Need to Know

It’s not always the first thing we think of when we think insurance, but liability coverage is one of the most vital parts of a healthy insurance portfolio. Liability coverage is what covers your business when a lawsuit is brought against you for damage caused to others and their property.

In previous posts, we have gone over why every business– regardless of size – needs general liability insurance, why all businesses with more than one

Winterize Your Motorcycle

Summer came to an official end a few days ago, and as the weather starts to cool down, it’s time to start thinking about storing your motorcycle for the winter season.

Here are some tips to help you properly store your bike:

  • Wash, clean, wax and remove all debris from the bike
  • Depending on your bike, you may want to drain your fuel tank, but often it’s better to add a fuel stabilizer to

Protect Yourself: Wildfire Smoke & Ash

In July, we told you all about wildfires: what they are, what causes them, and what you can do help prevent them in the future.

But what are you supposed to do if there is a wildfire in your area? Here are some tips to help you stay safe during and after a wildfire:

  • Make a personal evacuation plan. Include alternatives in case shelters are overcrowded or won’t accept your pets.
    • If you

Construction Costs, Weather Events & More: The Factors behind the Rising Cost of Insurance

Have your insurance costs increased in the past few years? For most Canadians, the answer is probably yes.

Although ICBC was able to substantially lower their rates this year for most drivers, most insurance companies have had to increase their rates the past few years to ensure they continue to collect enough premium to pay for claims. We touched on this in 2020 with our Volatile Marketplace post, but there are a number of