8
Mar

Bought a High Value Item

High Valued Jewelry, Watches, Furs, etc. She’ll love it. Of course she will. And, of course, she’ll say yes…You’ve talked about getting married, starting a family…and you agreed on everything. She’ll say yes. She’ll love the ring. So why, WHY is this so nerve-wrecking? You asked her father. You’ve got the ring. You got your plan. You’ve made the reservations.

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7
Mar

Buying a RV

Ah! The beauty of RV’ing! You get to have a different view outside your bedroom window every day (if you like). Wake up to the sounds of mountain streams or crashing waves, birdsong or trees swaying in the wind. Discover wildlife, explore nature, or simply sit in the sunshine. And if it’s raining? You sit under your awning. And when

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6
Mar

Buying a Boat

You’re in the market for a boat?  Congratulations!  There isn’t much that beats spending time on the water, with the wind in your hair, the sun on your face, and maybe a good-sized fish on your hook.  (All right, we admit it; it could be cold water running down your back, waves sloshing over the edge and empty nets….But that’s

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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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4
Mar

Buying a Car

There you are, out car shopping on a sunny Saturday morning.  Whether it’s your first car or your fifth, you can’t help feeling the bubbles of excitement as you stroll across the lot, coffee in hand, looking at all the different cars. Of course you know what you want.  Kind of.  You’ve done your research!   You have an idea what

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3
Mar

Retiring

Here you are, counting down the last days before you retire, after what seems like a lifetime of work, “climbing the ladder”, and investing into your RRSP’s or other retirement investments.  Congratulations! Retiring is certainly one of the bigger milestones in life. And likely, excitement mixes with anxiety and apprehension. Is there going to be enough money? What are you

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1
Mar

Policy Exclusions

Am I Insured? Questions you may have about your Insurance. At Alpine Insurance in Alberta, our clients tend to be most concerned about what is covered by their insurance policy, but they often don’t pay attention to what their policies don’t cover.  Exclusions are specific events, perils, hazards or situations for which you will not be covered by your insurance

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1
Mar

Getting Married or Engaged

How does getting married or engaged affect my insurance? Congratulations on your engagement! What a fabulous time in your life. We hope you cherish every moment. Your Wedding Day should be all about you and your new life together.  So, to help you to avoid any unnecessary concerns, here are some things to consider… If your wedding plans include a

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8
Feb

Moving

How does moving affect my insurance rates? You’ve taken a new job across the country! Congratulations! You’ll be moving to a new home in the great province of Alberta. To save money on the move, you decide to rent a truck from a well known rental company. As you’re on your way to your new home, the car in front

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6
Feb

Getting a Divorce / Separation

Going through a divorce is a highly stressful event, and usually laden with emotion. We feel for you. Whether you and your ex-spouse are on speaking terms or not, it helps to have a clear fact sheet that guides you through the rough of settlements and paperwork and provides guidance by giving you a list of things to do. We

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