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Our auto insurance blogs provide valuable information and updates; everything Ontario drivers are looking for.


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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Two Ways to Save While Fueling up Your Vehicle

Two Ways to Save While Fueling up Your Vehicle

Posted Oct 6th, 2017 in Media, General, Insurance Tips, Auto Insurance, Did You Know?, In the News

Fueling up your car is not cheap. In fact, the average price of gas in Ontario is approximately $1.09 per litre! If you are looking to save money, you have two options - electric or fuel efficiency.

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Will A Minor At-Fault Accident Impact My Car Insurance Premium?

Will A Minor At-Fault Accident Impact My Car Insurance Premium?

Posted Sep 25th, 2017 in Media, General, Insurance Tips, Auto Insurance, Did You Know?, In the News

If you have been in a minor at-fault accident and you are curious if that will impact your car insurance premium you must read this.

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Do Traffic Tickets Affect My Auto Insurance Premium?

Do Traffic Tickets Affect My Auto Insurance Premium?

Posted Sep 18th, 2017 in Media, General, Insurance Tips, Auto Insurance, Did You Know?, In the News

When it comes to your driving record, it’s simple - the fewer traffic tickets, the lower your auto insurance premium.

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The Top 10 Cars for Students

The Top 10 Cars for Students

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

School just started and you have a lot on your plate! We’ve provided a list of the top cars for students - these cars will fit in your budget, without sacrificing reliability and safety.

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Understanding Back to School Car Insurance Discounts

Understanding Back to School Car Insurance Discounts

Posted Aug 21st, 2017 in Media, General, Insurance Tips, Auto Insurance, Did You Know?, In the News

There’s no doubt that sending your child away to school is costly, but did you know that this may entitle you to a car insurance discount?

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Six Steps You Can Take To Prevent Car Theft

Six Steps You Can Take To Prevent Car Theft

Posted Aug 8th, 2017 in Media, General, Insurance Tips, Auto Insurance, Did You Know?, In the News

You can’t ensure that your car won’t be stolen, but there are things you can do to try to prevent it from happening.

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Is That Car Within Your Budget?

Is That Car Within Your Budget?

Posted Jul 24th, 2017 in General, Insurance Tips, Auto Insurance, Did You Know?, In the News

Are you thinking of purchasing a new vehicle? Before making a purchase, you should consider the associated costs of owning a car to make sure it is within your budget.

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Can A Hacker Outsmart A Smart Car?

Can A Hacker Outsmart A Smart Car?

Posted Jul 17th, 2017 in General, Insurance Tips, Auto Insurance, Did You Know?, In the News

As technology advances, cars become smarter and feature more ‘smart technology.’ However, with increased connectedness comes privacy concerns.

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What You Should and Shouldn’t Do After A Car Accident

What You Should and Shouldn’t Do After A Car Accident

Posted Jul 10th, 2017 in General, Insurance Tips, Auto Insurance, Did You Know?, In the News

Your car has been involved in an accident, what do you do next? Reference the Youngs Insurance list of do’s and don’ts - they will help you navigate this frustrating situation.

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The Top 3 Reasons You Shouldn’t Drive When You Are Tired

The Top 3 Reasons You Shouldn’t Drive When You Are Tired

Posted Jul 5th, 2017 in General, Insurance Tips, Auto Insurance, Did You Know?, In the News

If you are feeling tired, you shouldn’t drive. Driving without enough sleep is dangerous driving, check out the 3 reasons why.

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5 Must-Read Tips Before your Long Weekend Road Trip

5 Must-Read Tips Before your Long Weekend Road Trip

Posted May 8th, 2017 in Media, General, Insurance Tips, Auto Insurance, Did You Know?, In the News

Victoria Day is right around the corner and with that (for many) comes the dreaded long weekend road trip – we have you covered with our must-read tips for safe long weekend driving.

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