Valentine’s Day is the third largest day for gift giving in North America, followed only by Christmas and Mother’s Day. In fact, almost 84% of Canadian celebrate Valentine’s Day! How much are people spending on Valentine’s Day? According to a Canadian retail survey, the average Canadian planned to spend $164 on Valentine’s Day in 2017. The top spend being on
How Roadside Assistance Helps You in an Emergency… Roadside assistance is a service that has become more in demand over the years due to an increase in the lifespan of cars on the road and car’s advanced technology features that sometimes require an extra helping hand. In Alberta, you have a myriad of roadside assistance options to offer you service
What is Optional Car Insurance Coverage? You may be a first-time car insurance buyer or you’ve been driving for 20 years and you still don’t know enough about what your car insurance covers. The Government of Alberta has two types of mandatory coverage for all vehicles driven in the province: third-party liability and accident benefits. But what about collision coverage?
Edmonton Home Insurance Rates at Low End Compared to Province The last six years have seen a host of natural disasters in Canada, with three of the costliest disasters occurring in Alberta. Over 30 percent of the town of Slave Lake was destroyed in the 2011 fires, costing $700 million in insured damage, according to the Insurance Bureau of Canada
On March 1st, 2018 Alpine Insurance & Financial Inc. successfully acquired Canadian Commercial Insurance Inc. Canadian Commercial Insurance is a small full service P & C brokerage that is currently situated in Lethbridge Alberta. Canadian Commercial Insurance will continue to operate until transitioned into the Alpine brokerage. Sharlayne Makin joined the insurance industry in 1982 in a small rural agency
Consumer Alerts Regarding Potential Fraudulent Activity Fraudulent Activity Recently, we have received reports from customers in Alberta about an individual pretending to be an Intact Insurance adjuster and requesting that customers pay their deductible directly to this person. Customers should contact their broker or Intact Insurance directly if they have questions regarding the authenticity of any correspondence. If they have
“Hi Wendy, Lorna and I wanted to thank you for all your help this past weekend with all the changes we’ve been making. You made everything very easy and quick to complete. Thanks so much.” Cam & Lorna
“I am now saving over $800 annually on my car insurance. Grant and his office were fast, easy to deal with. My previous broker had my account on “snooze”. For months I was unsure who I was dealing with and in the event of a claim I would have been lost. In fact, I am still waiting to hear back
“After 25 years of doing business with the Clay family for both personal and corporate insurance, I would not purchase insurance anywhere else, considering the great prices, great service and knowledgeable staff. Do yourself a favour and call Alpine today!” Kevin W.
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