When you’re in the market for a new to you vehicle, there are usually a handful of criteria that you use to make a purchase decision. Does it meet your needs? Can you afford it? Does it look how you want it to? Is it reliable? Is it safe? These are all important questions you should be asking before you make a vehicle purchase. Today we wanted to provide a few resources and ways on how you can answer three of the pressing questions you might have when shopping for a vehicle.
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Topics: Car Insurance New Car used car car tips
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When it comes to driving, safety should always be the top priority. After a heavy storm, it's common to have wet roads and even debris. This can make the road slick, lead to hydroplaning, or create barriers/obstacles on the road. In order to navigate the roads safely, we have put a few helpful tips and tricks together.
Topics: Car Insurance car tips Defensive Driving
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Defensive driving is a set of driving skills, techniques, and behaviors that prioritize safety and proactive decision-making to reduce the risk of accidents, injuries, and conflicts on the road. It involves being vigilant, aware of one's surroundings, and prepared to respond effectively to potential hazards and unexpected situations. By mastering these techniques, you'll not only enhance your own safety but also make our roads a safer place for everyone.
Topics: UBI Intact app car tips Defensive Driving
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Staying up-to-date on payments is an essential part of protecting yourself and your assets. However, life can throw unexpected challenges our way, and missed insurance payments can happen. As an insurance consumer, it's vital to understand the implications of such situations and what could happen if you're cancelled for non-payment. This short article will breakdown the implications of being cancelled for non-payment and some of the challenges that come with that.
Topics: payments Cancelled for Non-Payment
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Owning a vehicle comes with the responsibility of understanding some of the basics for being on the road. Whether you're a seasoned driver or a novice, knowing these fundamentals can prove invaluable. In this article, we'll cover five essential vehicle skills that every driver should be familiar with.
Topics: Auto Insurance car tips
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Distracted driving poses a significant risk on the roads, extending beyond the commonly associated use of cell phones. Engaging in any activity that diverts attention from driving can lead to accidents and consequences. In this article, we delve into the various forms of distracted driving and shed light on the true costs of receiving a distracted driving ticket in Alberta.
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In the market for a new vehicle? An important part of purchasing a new vehicle is being able to afford all of the costs associated with ownerships. This includes the payment (if it’s financed), the maintenance costs, the repair costs, the operating costs, and of course, the cost to register and insure the vehicle. Having a firm grasp of the expected expenses will set you up for success when purchasing a vehicle. Today, we wanted to breakdown the factors that go into a car insurance premium and how to find a vehicle with insurance you can afford.
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Alberta car has a few interesting distinctions between how they run their car insurance industry, and how other provinces operate. We wanted to shine some light on 5 insurance things that may be valuable to know. This will include information on privately run car insurance, the regulation in the industry, and other important information on the industry.
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When it comes to car insurance, most people are familiar with comprehensive and collision coverage to protect their vehicles while driving. What about times when your car is not on the road? Whether you're taking an extended vacation, working remotely, or simply not using your vehicle for a while, parking coverage can offer financial protection and peace of mind.
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A car insurance endorsement, also known as a rider or a policy endorsement, is a modification or addition to an existing auto insurance policy. It is a way for policyholders to customize their coverage to better suit their specific needs or to add greater protection than what is included in a basic policy.