Fuel-saving Strategies

by on April 18, 2017


Fuel costs tend to fluctuate, and you never know when the price to fill-up is going to break the bank. As such, it’s important to save on gas whenever ...


7 Safety Tips for Bike Commuters

by on April 11, 2017


As the weather begins to warm up, more and more commuters may consider biking to work. Biking to work is not only a great source of exercise, but it can ...


Road Rage

Road Rage and How to Manage It

by on April 3, 2017


According to a 2015 survey from State Farm Canada, 1 in 3 drivers admitted to demonstrating road rage-like behavior at least once a month. Road rage commonly includes aggressive driving habits, such as ...


first time homebuyers

Tips for First-time Homebuyers

by on March 31, 2017


Purchasing your first home is an exciting milestone. However, home buying is no simple task, and many first-time purchasers fall into common, sometimes costly, traps. So, before you start searching ...


Spring Maintenance Checklist

Spring Maintenance Checklist

by on March 27, 2017


When spring arrives, preventive measures and general maintenance tasks can help prepare your home for the rest of the year. This is especially important, as winters have been known to ...


Understanding Life Insurance Terms

by on March 15, 2017


Life insurance isn’t a pleasant thing to think about, and it may seem like an unnecessary expense. But if you have dependents who rely on you for financial support, ...


Spring Break Safety for Kids

Spring Break Safety for Kids

by on March 10, 2017


Approximately 60,000 children are reported missing each year in Canada. For parents, this is one of the scariest times of their lives. The good news is that most children who are ...


Melting Snow

True or False? Home Insurance: Melting Snow

by on March 9, 2017


Unfortunately, this is true.  Flood damage from external sources (such as melting snow) is not covered in the standard home insurance policy.  Some types of ‘flooding’ are covered, such as ...


towing

Avoiding Towing Scams

by on March 6, 2017


If you experience a flat tire or engine problems on the road, a tow truck may be the only way to get your vehicle the maintenance that it needs. However, ...


Filter Maintenance

The Importance of HVAC Filter Maintenance

by on March 1, 2017


Your home’s heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system maintains the air quality of your home. However, your HVAC system will only work properly if its air filter is ...


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