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Providing you with the latest commercial and business insurance tips, updates and trends – all of which will help ensure your business is fully protected.


Why Aren't You Installing Patches and Updates?

Why Aren't You Installing Patches and Updates?

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Even after the WannaCry global ransomware attack in May, people still aren’t updating their software. These cyber attacks could have been less serious if people updated their software.

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ATTN Contractors | New MTO Regulations Re: Road-Building Machines

ATTN Contractors | New MTO Regulations Re: Road-Building Machines

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Contractors, please be advised that effective July 1, 2017, The Ministry of Transportation of Ontario (MTO) has changed the classification of road-building machines.

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Why you should consider Legal Expense Insurance

Why you should consider Legal Expense Insurance

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Did you know that most commercial insurance policies don’t include legal expense coverage?

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2016 | Happy Holidays from Youngs Insurance

2016 | Happy Holidays from Youngs Insurance

in General, Home Insurance, Auto Insurance, Commercial Insurance, Did you know?, In the News, BPNEWS

As we plan for the holiday season we would like to take this opportunity to extend our most sincere appreciation to you, our valued customers and share our office holiday hours.

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Office Holiday Party | Insurance & Liability

Office Holiday Party | Insurance & Liability

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During the holiday season, we tend to be merrier and indulge in things more so than we normally would. It is easy to get carried away with all the excitement in the air. If you are hosting a holiday party at your office this year, you must ensure you have done your due diligence in ensuring your staff’s safety.

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The Importance of Cyber Liability Insurance

The Importance of Cyber Liability Insurance

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With the increasing threat of a potential cyber breach to your business, it is essential that you are informed and aware of the Cyber Liability insurance coverage available for your business.

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Have you Considered Business Interruption Insurance?

Have you Considered Business Interruption Insurance?

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Business Interruption Insurance coverage steps in after a disaster enabling your company to carry on necessary operations until ‘normal’ business resumes. This coverage is essential, something all business owners should seriously consider.

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Insuring your Small Business – It’s Important!

Insuring your Small Business – It’s Important!

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In business, there are always potential risks, even for small businesses, which is why insurance is important. Insurance coverage protects your business by helping negate risks, providing peace of mind.

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Four Additional Business Insurance Options to Consider

Four Additional Business Insurance Options to Consider

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When you own a business you want to ensure every aspect of it is protected completely. That is why we wanted to advise you on four additional business insurance options to consider.

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Tips to Protect Your Business – Cyber Risks

Tips to Protect Your Business – Cyber Risks

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In part three of a three part series focusing on how to protect your business from risks, we are providing you with tips to protect your business from cyber risks - meaning any hazards that could cause a privacy/cyber breach.

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Tips to Protect Your Business – Outside Risks

Tips to Protect Your Business – Outside Risks

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In part two of a three part series, we are providing you with insurance tips to protect your business from outside risks, meaning any hazards that could occur on your business premises, outside your building.

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Tips to Protect Your Business – Inside Risks

Tips to Protect Your Business – Inside Risks

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We are continually striving to provide our customers with helpful tips and insurance information. In part one of a three part series, we will provide you with tips to protect your business from inside risks.

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Why Small Businesses Need Insurance

Why Small Businesses Need Insurance

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In business there are always potential risks, which is why insurance is essential. Insurance helps to negate those risks, while protecting any assets you may have.

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Cyber Expense Insurance, a Cost Effective Alternative

Cyber Expense Insurance, a Cost Effective Alternative

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There has been a lot of talk about Cyber Liability Insurance recently, which is great for large companies, however, there is a cost effective alternative that many small to medium businesses would find beneficial, called, Cyber Expense Insurance.

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Tips to Avoid a Cyber Breach

Tips to Avoid a Cyber Breach

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Does your company store private data on a network? If so, they are at risk for a potential cyber data breach; learn how you can avoid a cyber breach with the following tips.

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Are you covered for Cyber Liability?

Are you covered for Cyber Liability?

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In this increasingly digital age the threat of having a cyber liability breach to your business is very possible. It is important that you are aware of Cyber Liability insurance coverage available to you.

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Home Businesses & Insurance – What you need!

Home Businesses & Insurance – What you need!

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If you operate a business out of your home or work out of your home you require insurance coverage. Many people do not understand the risk involved in not having additional insurance coverage for this.

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Do you have Business Interruption Insurance?

Do you have Business Interruption Insurance?

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Commercial insurance provides you with peace of mind that your business is protected if anything were to occur. However, you may not be aware that your policy does not include business interruption insurance.

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Our Ancaster Office Has Moved to Waterdown, Ontario!

Our Ancaster Office Has Moved to Waterdown, Ontario!

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We are very happy to announce our Ancaster office has moved locations to Waterdown, Ontario. This is in an effort to serve you, our valued customers better!

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NEW Ridesharing Insurance Options for Uber

NEW Ridesharing Insurance Options for Uber

in General, Auto Insurance, Commercial Insurance, In the News

Intact Financial, one of Canada’s largest auto insurance providers is working with Uber Canada to create customized insurance options for their ridesharing service.

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Youngs Insurance 9th Annual Charity Golf Tournament

We hope you'll join us for the Youngs Insurance Brokers 9th Annual Charity Golf Tournament on Tuesday, August 22, 2016. All proceeds will benefit multiple charities.