6
Aug

Rental Car Insurance

Ah… a vacation at last. You and the family have arrived at your destination. You’ve collected the luggage and take a tram to the rental car facility. As you’re renting the car, the rental car representative asks, “So, do you want to purchase the loss damage waiver?” You look at your two, under age 10 children and your wife. You

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30
Jul

Am I Covered For the Cost of Fire Fighting on My Farm or Ranch?

In 2013, a Southern Alberta family received a $25,000 bill from the fire department after a fire on their ranch. Although the bill was eventually retracted, rural homeowners should double-check their fire coverage to avoid this situation. Being liable for the cost of fighting fires is nothing new for Alberta farm owners. In fact, although most farm policies cover this

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23
Jul

Have you Been Scammed?

No one wants to be scammed, but it is becoming increasingly difficult to recognize these tricky sales scams in this digital era. To keep our customers informed and out of the grasps of scam artists, we are sharing the top five sales scams to look out for. You can also use Alberta’s Better Business Bureau Scam Tracker to protect yourself.

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16
Jul

What are the Penalties for not Shovelling my Sidewalk in Alberta?

It’s Saturday night and you notice the snow-covered sidewalk, but you remember the hockey game is about to begin. What do you do? Thinking of skipping the shovelling and watching the game? You might want to rethink your decision. As a homeowner, you are responsible for making an effort to clear snow and ice on public sidewalks in front of

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9
Jul

Top 10 Tips for First-Time Home Buyers in Alberta

Buying your first home is a major life decision and one of the biggest investments you will ever make. It can also be one of the most stressful and overwhelming times as you’re searching for the perfect home, reading through resources to make sure you’re on the right track, and all of the little details that can pop up. To

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