19
Jan

Beth Miller Talks About Life with Juvenile Diabetes

I am Beth Miller. I am 7 years old. I was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes when I was 5. One thing people say to me about my Diabetes is that itʼs ʻokayʼ because at least youcan control it. But you canʼt. Everything I do affects my blood sugar levels. Walking toschool. Monkey bars. Skiing. Ballet. Swimming. I can go

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6
Jan

What are the Benefits of Buying My Insurance Through an Insurance Broker?

Wendy Andrusyshyn, Personal Lines Broker Clients often want to know how they can benefit frombuying insurance through an independent broker like Westland Insurance versus buying through an insurance company or bank who sells home and car insurance “directly” to their clients. Most Albertans are independent at heart and appreciate the value of a trusted, independent advisor that can offer them

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21
Dec

Drinking & Driving? You are Liable!

Have a Safe Holiday The holidays are upon us and this is the time we like to get together with friends and family who we maybe haven’t seen in a while, time for office parties and functions and just lots of extra celebrations going on. At this time, people tend to celebrate with Libations and Spirits, and some may go

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14
Dec

How Do Insure My High Value Home in Canada?

By Lucille Jakubowski Personal Lines Broker, Alpine Insurance There are only a few markets available for unique, estate, or high value homes. Among these markets Chubb Insurance has consistently set the standard in terms of available coverage, claims service and especially with their tailored approach to protecting the assets of high net worth individuals. In fact Chubb insures over half

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6
Dec

Do I need travel insurance if I am travelling to another province in Canada or the United States?

At Alpine Insurance, our brokers get asked by a lot of people if they should purchase travel insurance when leaving Calgary or Alberta and travelling to another province in Canada. We tell our clients that ANYONE travelling outside of Alberta should consider buying travel insurance. Ambulance rides, emergency dental visit and prescription drugs are often not covered by your provincial

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31
May

Rainy Season

Wow, time is really flying by! Here we are getting to the end of May and we will be coming into our “Rainy Season”. June is generally the month with the greatest rainfall amounts. Is your home ready? To keep water from seeping into your home, follow these simple guidelines: Make sure the downspout is pointed away from your home,

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