Insurance Blog

November 28, 2022

Home Insurers Are Taking a Closer Look At Your Roof

What’s that in the sky? Is it a bird? A plane? No, it’s just a drone taking pictures of your roof for your home insurance company. With both the frequency and severity of extreme weather increasing, […]
November 17, 2022

Construction inflation and your property insurance

2022 started off with lots of media attention on the rising costs of construction. Building cost inflation has been unprecedented, with construction costs coming in between 25-30 per cent higher than they were in 2020. And […]
February 24, 2022

On The Roads Again

If you’re returning to your commute, don’t forget to tell your insurance broker. There hasn’t been anything in recent years that has impacted the driving patterns of Canadians more than the pandemic. Office towers and their […]
January 13, 2022

Top 10 Things to Know About DCPD

On January 1, 2022, Alberta adopted a Direct Compensation for Property Damage (DCPD) system – which simplifies auto insurance claims following collisions. It’s a fairer system for everyone. Owners of less expensive cars that cost less […]
October 20, 2021

Calgary’s Resilient Roofing Rebate

Did your roof get damaged in the hailstorm of 2020? The hailstorm of 2020 caused $1.2 billion in insured damage and was the fourth costliest natural disaster in Canada’s history (according to the Insurance Bureau of […]
May 19, 2021

Are your bikes insured?

Road bike$, mountain bike$, cross bike$, fat bike$, BMX bike$, electric bike$ – they add up. A new client came in recently who was a competitive road bike racer. Once we started talking, we realized that […]
July 3, 2020

What’s a client portal and why should you care?

A client portal is a secure, password protected area of a website that allows users to access their personal information online. You can find client portals on websites for many banks, wealth managers, condo associations, and […]
May 26, 2020

Insurance in the “new” normal – post COVID 19

As daily briefings of new cases of COVID shift to daily updates on what businesses are now back open to the public, it’s a good time to think about what’s happened over the last 3 months. […]
January 27, 2020

Own a house or a condo? Here are some tips for stopping damage before it happens.

Most people spend more money on where they live than any other purchase. Whether you own a house or a condo, it just makes sense to make sure you’re doing everything you can to protect your […]