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October 29, 2019

How to Prepare for an Earthquake in B.C.

If you live in British Columbia, you might be wondering when the next big earthquake will hit. While there’s no definite answer, the province is at higher risk for a big one because of its location. To help you prepare for an earthquake in B.C., we’ve put together

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October 4, 2019

How to Start a Small Business in B.C.

Starting a small business in B.C. may seem daunting. But if there’s something you’re passionate about, then run with it. Whether you love baking cakes, restoring vintage furniture, or arranging flowers, being passionate about what you’re doing can help you get your small business off the ground. Not

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September 12, 2019

How ICBC Insurance Changes Affect New Drivers

On Sept. 1, 2019, ICBC made changes to car insurance in B.C. They adopted a driver-based insurance model and changed the way they calculate insurance premiums. With this change to car insurance in B.C., new drivers and anyone who lists a new driver on

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August 13, 2019

How ICBC Insurance Changes Affect Insurance Premiums

On Sept. 1, 2019, ICBC is changing car insurance in B.C. With these changes, you might be wondering how your ICBC insurance costs are affected. Well, we’re here to answer your questions on how car insurance premiums in B.C. are changing on Sept.

 

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July 19, 2019

ICBC Changes to Car Insurance in B.C.

ICBC is continually looking for ways to make car insurance better in B.C. In April 2019, it increased its Accident Benefits. Now, it’s making more changes to car insurance in B.C. Here’s a rundown of what’s changing on Sept. 1, 2019.

 

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July 3, 2019

Why Travel Insurance is a Must for your Summer Vacation

You’ve booked flights, reserved a hotel, and hired a rental car for your upcoming summer vacation. But before you pack your bags and jet off on your long-awaited holiday, don’t forget one crucial thing: travel insurance. Whether you’re holidaying in Hawaii or backpacking across Europe, travel insurance can

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May 9, 2019

Tenant Rights in BC: What You Need to Know

Renting is a reality for many in BC. Thankfully, BC has established tenant rights that ensure renters can live comfortably in their homes. Though tenancy laws are in place in BC, not all landlords follow them. That’s why it’s important for renters to know their rights.

 

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April 16, 2019

FAQ About Distracted Driving in BC

When you’re behind the wheel, you have more than enough things to pay attention to. Pedestrians crossing the street. Stop lights and stop signs. These are the things you should be focused on – and not that text message from your friend or email from your boss. Distracted

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March 19, 2019

How to Protect Your Car from Theft

Car thieves are always at work – stealing on average 1 car every 7 minutes in Canada. Though this crime is inevitable, you can help prevent car theft by taking some simple precautions and being smart about your own car. Keep the following tips in mind to help

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February 20, 2019

Why You Need an Earthquake Survival Kit

Earthquakes are a natural disaster that can’t be avoided. But, there are things you can do to prepare for one. Besides practicing your “Drop, Cover, and Hold On” routine, you should seriously consider packing an earthquake survival kit – if you don’t already have one.

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