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January 28, 2020

Gianna Bryant, 13, was going to carry on a basketball legacy

Gianna Bryant, 13, was going to carry on a basketball legacy By Tim Reynolds THE ASSOCIATED PRESS She had next. Her name was Gianna Maria Onore […]
January 24, 2020

Millennial Money: Mastering the awkward financial talk

Money, it’s a gas. Unless you need to borrow some from your parents. Then it’s a conversation many adults will avoid at all costs, even if […]
January 24, 2020

Pothole damages, can you file an insurance claim?

It’s inevitable that most drivers will hit at least one pothole this spring. But what do you do if the crater in the road seriously damages […]
January 20, 2020

Will you have what you need to move forward in the event of a house fire?

House Fire… When a fire destroys someone’s home, some of the questions people typically ask include: did everyone get out safely and how did the fire […]
January 20, 2020

Do you know how much your car is costing you?

Jonathan Ventura · CBC News When one Manitoban did the math, she decided to get rid of hers — and she says she has no plans of going back. “When you […]
January 15, 2020

How bad is it to miss filing your income tax return?

by Evelyn Jackson | MoneySense Millions of Canadians file their tax returns late—and if you’re one of them, you may figure that with so many others in the same boat, […]
January 15, 2020

There are plenty of things that can go wrong on vacation if you don’t have travel insurance

The excerpted article was written by Ross McLaughlin | CTV News Vancouver When a Kitchener, Ontario man was admitted to the hospital in December in Thailand and diagnosed […]
January 7, 2020

Many credit cards offer travel insurance, but not all policies are created equal

Travel Insurance…. At last, your highly anticipated vacation is around the corner. Many credit cards offer travel insurance. As you count off the days on your […]
December 17, 2019

Toronto couple baffled after their vehicle was stolen for the 3rd time

Danny Goulis has had 2 different vehicles stolen from his north Toronto driveway… not again his vehicle was stolen. Adam Carter | CBC Toronto Danny Goulis has come […]
December 17, 2019

38% of Canadian Professionals Will Shop Online From Work This Holiday Season

Toronto, ON — Online shopping has afforded consumers the luxury of shopping around the clock, but how many professionals take advantage by shopping on the clock during the holidays? […]
December 16, 2019

Wear Your Seat Belt Properly

We all know that the law requires that we wear our seat belts when driving. The Motor Vehicle Act says in part “..wear the complete seat […]
December 2, 2019

Over 10,000 Fiat 500 cars being recalled in Canada

The Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) Group is recalling some 72,761 Fiat 500 cars around the world due to an issue with the vehicles’ shift cable bushings. […]
December 2, 2019

Is It Safe to Open Your Door? Parked Cars

Imagine the surprise of the motorist at a collision I once investigated. He parked at the side of the road, opened his door, and a passing […]
November 25, 2019

Someone Needs a Timeout for Their Approach to School Crosswalk Safety

What to consider when crosswalks safety is at hand? Well… I pick up my grand daughters one afternoon a week at their rural elementary school. The […]
November 20, 2019

What happens if my son borrows a friend’s car and crashes it?

Can you borrows a friend’s car? What happens if you crash it? When you drive someone else’s car, you borrow their insurance in most parts of […]
November 13, 2019

Canada unexpectedly loses 1,800 jobs, widely missing forecasts

Canada’s economy lost 1,800 jobs in October, widely missing economists’ expectations of a 15,000 gain. Kelsey Johnson | Reuters OTTAWA — The Canadian job market stagnated […]
November 5, 2019

Winter driving tips

In Saskatchewan, it is possible that you could be operating your vehicle for at least five months of the year in winter driving conditions. It is […]
November 5, 2019

Pool Safety – Brisbane Pools Protection 

Swimming pools should be fun. However, drowning is one of the leading causes of death in Brisbane for children under the age of five years old. […]
November 5, 2019

Reporting Commercial Transport Traffic Violations

A commuter asked “I would really like to see the article written about what to do when we see a commercial transport vehicle that is driving […]
November 5, 2019

How to live longer in 2 minutes – The science behind NMN and anti-aging

NMN (nicotinamide mononucleotide) the ‘fountain of youth’? Renowned Harvard University geneticist David Sinclair recently made a startling assertion: Scientific data shows he has knocked more than […]
November 5, 2019

Don’t make a design mistake for your home – Learn from Pool Design Brisbane.

There’s a pool design for every outdoor space–even long, narrow side yards or smack-dab-in-the-middle courtyards. From sleek, modern masterpieces to Mediterranean escapes to private waterparks to natural pools, […]
October 31, 2019

Speed From Skidmarks

Facts about Speed… Tire marks left on the pavement at a collision scene tell the investigator many things about the events involved in a motor vehicle […]
October 29, 2019

Halloween poses other stresses or dangers for pets, but candy is high among them.

By Leanne Italie THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK _ It’s a trick-or-treating tradition: Dump the night’s candy haul onto the living room floor to pick out […]
October 28, 2019

Are you one of the many who should consider seasonal insurance coverage?

In Canada, we are lucky to have distinct seasons, each offering different ways to enjoy ourselves with family and friends. Are you one of the many who […]
October 27, 2019

Is real estate still a good investment for Canadians?

by Romana King | MacLean’s Long before the stock market existed, before salt was considered as valuable as gold and before humans first struck oil, the asset that […]
October 23, 2019

If You Run A Business From Home, This Is Why You’ll Need Business Insurance

Soource: Huffingtonpost.ca As much as home-based businesses wish to prosper, they must learn to figuratively cover their bases to avoid financial pitfalls. Entrepreneurs running a business out […]
October 14, 2019

Glaring Fog Lamps – misuse of lights on vehicles

One of the most common complaints I hear that is not about a moving violation concerns the use or misuse of lights on vehicles. Here is […]
October 10, 2019

“I discovered water damage in my home. Will insurance cover me?”

The short answer, unfortunately, is “that depends.” Here are the variables that come into play when homeowners seek water damage protection. by Romana King Q: My washing machine […]
October 10, 2019

Stay Safe, Drive Sober This Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend

Happy Thanksgiving! Ever wonder why the Americans celebrate Thanksgiving Day in November, and we celebrate in October? In the 1870s, the US Thanksgiving Day tradition began […]
October 5, 2019

Maintaining Proper Lane Position

Maintaining Proper Lane Position Are some of us such sloppy drivers that we can’t even stay between the lines on the highway? I was driving home […]