3 Simple Tips for Wood Stove and Chimney Fire Safety

Few things are more comforting than the warm air emitted from a wood stove or fireplace. That pleasant fireside heat is a Godsend, especially during the frigid winters we experience here in Alberta. However, there are certain dangers associated with a fireplace that must be considered for the safety of yourself and others. This is where a home insurance broker

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Fire safety tips for your home

Fire Safety – Courtesy of the Intact Insurance Home Safety Program How Many Smoke Alarms Should I Have? Smoke alarms save lives. Many fatal fires occur at night when people are asleep. It is important to have at least one smoke alarm on every level of your home located in the hallway near bedrooms to wake you in case of

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Fort McMurray Wildfire Insurance Information

As the wildfire south of Fort McMurray Continues to burn, we wanted to provide you with some updates and information regarding the situation in Northern Alberta. If you are a customer of Alpine Insurance, Please call 1-877-770-8822 to report your claim. Alternatively, you can find claims contact information for our representing companies here Alberta Emergency Alert has issued mandatory evacuations

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Stick to Your Budget at Holiday Time

Studies have shown that the leading cause of stress during the holiday season derives from money problems. To combat stress, smart shoppers incorporate the gift giving season into their budget each month and buy presents throughout the year. However, if you are like most consumers, you have not planned ahead and may find yourself struggling for cash come January. Don’t

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Drones: A New Frontier in Risk Management

While hobbyists have been using unmanned aerial vehicles, better known as drones, for some time, businesses are just starting to adapt the technology for their own uses. Drones are creating new opportunities and new risks for businesses to evaluate, and regulators and insurance carriers are scrambling to keep pace. Despite the fact that drones are readily available, employing them for

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