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The 8 Most Effective Vehicle Safety Features

The 8 Most Effective Vehicle Safety Features

Posted Apr 18th, 2018 in Media, General, Insurance Tips, Auto Insurance, Did You Know?, In the News

It is safe to say that vehicle safety has never been better. However, not every vehicle is created equal – that is why we’ve outlined the most effective for you.

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The Truth Behind Highway Sign Messages

The Truth Behind Highway Sign Messages

Posted Apr 11th, 2018 in Media, General, Insurance Tips, Auto Insurance, Did You Know?, In the News

During your morning commute, do you notice the highway signs that advise you of upcoming traffic? We thought we’d explain where this information comes from and how accurate it is.

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Do Red Cars Cost More to Insure?

Do Red Cars Cost More to Insure?

Posted Apr 4th, 2018 in Media, General, Insurance Tips, Auto Insurance, Did You Know?, In the News

Black, yellow, blue, or red? Does the colour of your car influence the cost of auto insurance in Ontario?

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5 Tips for Your Spring Road Trip

5 Tips for Your Spring Road Trip

Posted Mar 28th, 2018 in Media, General, Insurance Tips, Auto Insurance, Did You Know?, In the News

Thankfully it's spring, which means the weather is getting warmer and we’re more inclined to get into the car and enjoy a ride.  However, before you take off make sure your vehicle is ready for your spring road trip!

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How to Know if There’s Damage to Your Vehicle After Hitting a Pothole

How to Know if There’s Damage to Your Vehicle After Hitting a Pothole

Posted Mar 21st, 2018 in Media, General, Insurance Tips, Auto Insurance, Did You Know?, In the News

Spring is here!  It seems hard to find tulips and daffodils, but it hasn’t been hard finding potholes!  Hopefully, you’ll be able to avoid all of the potholes – but just in case you land in one, here’s how you can tell if there’s damage to your vehicle.

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Don’t Believe These Bizarre Auto Insurance Myths

Don’t Believe These Bizarre Auto Insurance Myths

Posted Mar 14th, 2018 in Media, General, Insurance Tips, Auto Insurance, Did You Know?, In the News

Throughout the years, we’ve heard a lot of strange auto insurance myths! That is why we’ve decided to debunk the most outrageous for you.

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The Low-Down on Ontario 511

The Low-Down on Ontario 511

Posted Mar 7th, 2018 in Media, General, Insurance Tips, Auto Insurance, Did You Know?, In the News

Do you have plans to travel this March break? Ontario 511 provides you with road information for provincial highways in Ontario.

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How to Avoid & Prevent Pothole Damage to Your Vehicle

How to Avoid & Prevent Pothole Damage to Your Vehicle

Posted Feb 21st, 2018 in Media, General, Insurance Tips, Auto Insurance, Did You Know?, In the News

This winter has wreaked havoc on our roads! Potholes are inevitable this time of year and, while we can’t stop them from appearing, there are things you can do to help prevent damage to your vehicle.

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Should I Change My Winter Tires?

Should I Change My Winter Tires?

Posted Feb 5th, 2018 in Media, General, Insurance Tips, Auto Insurance, Did You Know?, In the News

It is unclear when spring will arrive, so when should you change your car’s winter tires? Considering the temperatures and snow, you should leave them on for now.

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Can I Claim Vehicle Expenses on My Income Tax Return?

Can I Claim Vehicle Expenses on My Income Tax Return?

Posted Jan 29th, 2018 in Media, General, Insurance Tips, Auto Insurance, Did You Know?, In the News

Getting ready to file your income tax return? If you used your personal vehicle to generate employment income, you might be eligible to deduct car expenses when you file your income tax.

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Consumer Reports’ 10 Least Reliable Cars for 2018

Consumer Reports’ 10 Least Reliable Cars for 2018

Posted Jan 22nd, 2018 in Media, General, Insurance Tips, Auto Insurance, Did You Know?, In the News

Consumer Reports' has revealed their list of the 10 Least Reliable Cars for this year. Make sure you check out this list as it may impact your decision when purchasing a new car.

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Does My Car Need to Idle This Winter?

Does My Car Need to Idle This Winter?

Posted Jan 15th, 2018 in Media, General, Insurance Tips, Auto Insurance, Did You Know?, In the News

The weather in Ontario has reached record lows this winter and many of us are reaching for our remote car starters to warm up the car before driving. When temperatures are low, do cars need to idle before driving? We look at the benefits, and costs, of idling your car below.

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Consumer Reports’ 10 Most Reliable Cars for 2018

Consumer Reports’ 10 Most Reliable Cars for 2018

Posted Jan 8th, 2018 in Media, General, Insurance Tips, Auto Insurance, Did You Know?, In the News

Thinking about purchasing a new car this year? If so, we recommend you check out Consumer Reports’ 10 Most Reliable cars for 2018.

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How to Avoid Skidding, and What to Do If It Happens

How to Avoid Skidding, and What to Do If It Happens

Posted Jan 5th, 2018 in Media, General, Insurance Tips, Auto Insurance, Did You Know?, In the News

Throughout winter, you should always adjust to driving conditions, especially when the roads are covered in snow and ice. It is important for you to know how to avoid skidding, and what to do if you find yourself in a skid situation.

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4 Reasons Why You Should Invest in Winter Tires

4 Reasons Why You Should Invest in Winter Tires

Posted Dec 13th, 2017 in Media, General, Insurance Tips, Auto Insurance, Did You Know?, In the News

Considering the winter weather we started seeing this week, it’s important that you invest in winter tires to keep you safe this season.

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The Christmas Tree Debate: Real vs. Fake? Plus Christmas Tree Safety Tips

The Christmas Tree Debate: Real vs. Fake? Plus Christmas Tree Safety Tips

Posted Nov 29th, 2017 in General, Insurance Tips, Auto Insurance, Did You Know?, In the News

Throughout the years many have debated the superiority of a real Christmas tree vs. a fake tree. In an effort to even the playing field we wanted to share some Christmas tree safety tips.

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Everything You Need To Know About the Ontario Winter Tire Discount

Everything You Need To Know About the Ontario Winter Tire Discount

Posted Nov 27th, 2017 in General, Insurance Tips, Auto Insurance, Did You Know?, In the News

With winter on its way, we want to make sure you know everything about the Ontario Winter Tire Discount. Not only will it help you save money, it will keep you and your car safe.

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8 Easy Ways to Stay Safe on the Road this Holiday Season

8 Easy Ways to Stay Safe on the Road this Holiday Season

Posted Nov 22nd, 2017 in General, Insurance Tips, Auto Insurance, Did You Know?, In the News

The holidays can we overwhelming, and with so much going on it’s easy to forget about the important things that can help keep us safe. Here are some helpful road safety reminders to keep you safe while driving and checking things off your holiday list!

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Winter Emergency Survival Kit for your Car

Winter Emergency Survival Kit for your Car

Posted Nov 15th, 2017 in General, Insurance Tips, Auto Insurance, Did You Know?, In the News

In Ontario, the winter weather can be unpredictable, and sometimes there’s just no stopping the snow! It’s important to be prepared in case of an emergency; so we’ve outlined a helpful winter survival kit for your car.

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A Snapshot of Ontario’s Auto Insurance Rates

A Snapshot of Ontario’s Auto Insurance Rates

Posted Oct 11th, 2017 in General, Insurance Tips, Auto Insurance, Did You Know?, In the News

According to David Marshall, Ontario’s auto insurance advisor, Ontario has the most expensive auto insurance premiums in Canada. We’ve explored why and provided you with a snapshot.

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