21
Jun

Edmonton Home Insurance Rates at Low End Compared to Province

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

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23
Mar

Water and Flood Protection

Did you know? Weather patterns are changing worldwide, a trend that’s affecting Canada directly. Canada has an average of 20 more rain days a year than in the 1950’s. Severe weather events that used to happen every 40 years can now be expected to happen every six years. Canada sustains 20 times the amount of storms and floods than we

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9
Mar

Moving to Alberta

Moving to Alberta – You’ll Need to Changeover Your Insurance Are you are planning on relocating to Alberta? If so, congratulations! This is a great place to live with many things to see and do. There are also many excellent job and business opportunities here. While you are in the process of getting things together don’t forget about the insurance

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5
Mar

Buying a House

Just got pre-approved for a home loan?  Congratulations! That’s a huge step in life – and it takes you so much closer to living the American Dream! Finding and buying a new home is as exciting as it is stressful: The purchase of a home is a huge undertaking that requires a good deal of forethought and research.  But once

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5
Feb

Remodeling Your House

Oh, it’ll look so great once it’s done! Opened-up walls! Light, honey-colored bamboo floors! Rustic slate tile! Shiny granite counter tops! Bit by bit, your dream home is coming together. If only it could happen like it does on TV, where old, messy rooms are transformed into welcoming, sparkling spaces in not more than an hour, all without the dirt,

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9
Jun

Common Exposures All Airbnb Hosts Should Consider

  In today’s technologically advanced world, individuals have a unique opportunity to efficiently rent out their homes, spare bedrooms or other accommodations through Airbnb, an online hospitality company. For travellers, Airbnb is a convenient platform that provides affordable and flexible alternatives to hotels. For property owners and tenants, the service easily connects various rental units with prospective occupants and makes

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16
Dec

Renters/Tenant Insurance is it really necessary?

      Something You Should Think About What do you think your belongings are worth? Conducting a thorough home inventory might be an eye-opening experience since the value of your furniture, Blu-Ray collection, clothing, books and moveable appliances can really add up. Without coverage, replacing these items could be a real financial hardship. With renters insurance, you are covered.

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14
Oct

Protecting Against Household Poisons

Every year, about 1,600 Canadian children are accidentally poisoned from household products, according to a study done by the Public Health Agency of Canada. Though you may think that your family is protected against household chemical dangers, accidents still do occur. To keep these problems at bay, take extra precautions when storing and handling poisonous chemicals in your home. Household

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7
Oct

Simple Ways to Protect Your Identity

According to Identity Theft Canada, ID theft is one of the most common crimes occurring in Canada today. Once a victim of ID theft, you may spend an average of $1,500 and 175 hours to get your life back in order. Even though that statistic may be alarming, with a few safety precautions you can stay one step ahead of

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5
Aug

Picking the Right Security System

Choosing a home security system can be a daunting task. It’s a purchase many make only once or twice in a lifetime, so it’s not uncommon for you to be unfamiliar with the process. You know you want to protect your family and home but just exactly what you need to do that might be a mystery. Don’t let the

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