November 14, 2018

5 Tips for Small Business Owners

If you own a small business, you know how tough it can be to stay afloat in a sea of other businesses. But with perseverance and passion, you can watch your business soar and bring something unique to your local community. Whether you own an ice cream shop

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November 1, 2018

6 Black Friday Safety Tips for a Successful Shopping Trip

If you love the thrill of getting a good bargain, then brace yourself for Black Friday. On this popular shopping day, you’ll find colossal deals and hordes of hungry shoppers. But, lurking in in the background are criminals looking to take advantage of eager and unsuspecting shoppers. For

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Avoid an Insurance Claim: Halloween Tips
October 17, 2018

Avoid an Insurance Claim: Halloween Tips

On Halloween night, it doesn’t take much for an otherwise good time to go sideways. Mind you, most of the ghouls and goblins roaming about will be looking for treats, but a few of them will be more interested in ill-advised tricks and pranks.

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October 11, 2018

Fall Car Care: 5 Practical Tips

Fall is the perfect time to give your vehicle a little extra love. Let’s face it, in BC, we’re in for our fair share of the wet stuff in the coming weeks–whether it’s rain, or, yes, even snow.  Here are some ideas to get your help

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Moving to British Columbia? Here are some tips!
September 13, 2018

Getting Started in BC When Moving From Another Province

Are you moving provinces to start a new job, attend school, or simply for a change of scene? Either way, we’ve got some helpful tips and recommendations for a stress-free start in BC. Follow these steps for a smooth transition:

 

Before You Leave

Driving
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September 12, 2018

Do College Students Need Renters Insurance?

It’s back to school season, but getting tenants insurance might be a bit low on your to-do list right now. It’s perfectly understandable if you’re preoccupied, especially if you’re in the middle of moving into a dorm, or trying to navigate sharing an apartment with several other people.

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August 7, 2018

7 Ways to Make Your Backyard Safer This Summer

For many of us who rent or own property, our backyard is a go-to spot for relaxation, playtime, and entertaining. Having a yard can definitely serve as a bit of a sanctuary. That said, it’s important to acknowledge that backyards are home to quite a few hazards too.

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July 11, 2018

A Beginner’s Guide to RV Life

Why own or rent a motorhome? The freedom, of course! The notion of being able to go almost anywhere, anytime, is attractive. So appealing in fact, that nearly 15% of Canadians are now RV owners. Living in B.C., the road trip possibilities are

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July 11, 2018

10 Ways to Reduce Wildfire-Related Risks as a Homeowner

A fact of living in British Columbia is the need to know about wildfire prevention and safety. Although wildfire severity varies from season to season, it will always be a natural hazard we contend with. When they occur regularly, small fires actually benefit our

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June 14, 2018

12 Do’s and Don’ts for Safer Backyard Barbecuing

Have you officially welcomed barbecue season yet? Whether you’re new to grilling, or expertly soaking cedar planks for a gourmet menu; having a busy social calendar might distract you from putting safety first. That’s why we’ve put together these tips on safer barbecuing,

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