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Free Webinar: How Much Liability Coverage is Enough?

Posted by Rob Stevenson on Nov 21, 2018 3:35:58 PM

Liability insurance is designed to protect you from expenses incurred from damage to property or physical injury that you are legally responsible for, but it has a limit. Watch this webinar to find out how much liability insurance is enough to protect you when the unexpected happens. Rescheduled for Friday, November 30th at 1PM.

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Topics: Car Insurance, home insurance, Homeowners Insurance, liability, webinar

6 No Cost Ways You Can Save Energy At Home

Posted by Rob Stevenson on Sep 30, 2014 11:23:00 AM

Life in Canada has its perks, but energy bills certainly isn't one of them. Every year Canadian residents pay through their teeth just to keep their homes warm, but high energy bills seem to just come with the territory when you live this far North. What if there was a way to reduce some of those costs without sacrificing comfort? These 6 simple tips can, over time, help to reduce your winter and year round energy costs.

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Topics: house insurance tips, Homeowners Insurance, Homeowners, Home Insurance Blog, home maintenance

Space Heater Dangers Seep Into Spring

Posted by Rob Stevenson on Apr 8, 2014 9:22:00 AM

A fire in Edmonton, Alberta in February that caused the death of one man was discovered to have started because of a space heater the man was using in his garage.

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Topics: home insurance, Homeowners Insurance, Home Insurance Blog, house fire

What is a Backwater Valve? Can it Reduce My Home Insurance Rates?

Posted by Rob Stevenson on Mar 3, 2014 3:48:00 PM

If you've been following the latest updates to home insurance in Alberta the past couple of months, you've heard mention of Backwater Valves and Backflow Prevention. There are a number of new and existing home insurance discounts that require you you have this device. Not to mention that it just might save your basement one day.

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Topics: insurance edmonton, home insurance, home insurance, home insurance, Home Insurance Tips, Home Insurance Tips, Basement Flooding, Basement Flooding, Homeowners Insurance, home, Homeowners, Insurance Premiums, Home Insurance Blog, home maintenance

Intact Insurance Continues to Evolve

Posted by Rob Stevenson on Feb 27, 2014 3:48:00 PM

Saying that it's been a tough couple of years for property owners in our province is a bit of an understatement at this point. In fact, Alberta receives the largest distribution of catastrophes in Canada - 62% of Canada's monetary property losses happened in Alberta in 2012. 

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Topics: home insurance, home insurance, home insurance, Insurance Claims, Home Insurance Tips, Home Insurance Tips, house insurance tips, Homeowners Insurance, Homeowners Insurance, home, Homeowners, Home Insurance Blog, intact insurance, Economical Insurance

Economical Insurance Announces Changes to Alberta Property Insurance Policies

Posted by Rob Stevenson on Feb 12, 2014 10:52:00 AM

Economical Insurance announced some changes to their property insurance policies last week that may seem minor when compared to the reactions to Alberta's severe weather claims that we've seen from other insurance companies. But, while these changes aren't laden with over the top rate increases, they are important for Economical policy holders to review. 

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Topics: home insurance, home insurance, home insurance, Insurance Claims, Home Insurance Tips, Home Insurance Tips, house insurance tips, Homeowners Insurance, Homeowners Insurance, home, Homeowners, Home Insurance Blog, Economical Insurance

Edmonton Offers Free Flood Prevention Home Check-Up

Posted by Rob Stevenson on Feb 5, 2014 2:32:00 PM

Did you know that the city of Edmonton will send qualified personnel out to your house to spend an hour with you reviewing possible measures you can take to help avoid flooding in your house? They do and it's free of charge. While they're there, you can ask them what to do to make sure that you qualify for their backwater valve subsidy program as well. 

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Topics: flood insurance, home insurance, Home Insurance Tips, Home Insurance Tips, Water damage, Basement Flooding, Basement Flooding, flood, house insurance tips, Homeowners Insurance, flooding, Homeowners, Home Insurance Blog, home maintenance

Edmonton Offers a Backwater Valve Subsidy for Basement Flooding

Posted by Rob Stevenson on Feb 3, 2014 8:06:00 AM

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Topics: flood insurance, home insurance, Basement Flooding, Basement Flooding, flood, Homeowners Insurance, flooding, Home Insurance Blog, Edmonton

Peace Hills Insurance Announces Rate Increases Across Alberta

Posted by Rob Stevenson on Jan 21, 2014 12:15:00 PM

home insurance rate increaseIn a bulletin released Friday, Peace Hills Insurance announced changes to their personal lines and farm property policies that will have widespread affect across Alberta. The changes are slated to take effect on renewals and new policies occuring after March 16, 2014 and could include increases of up to 70% in some areas.

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Topics: home insurance, Homeowners Insurance, Home Insurance Blog, Peace Hills Insurance

What is Environmentally Conscious Insurance

Posted by Rob Stevenson on Jan 8, 2014 9:21:00 AM

green assure aviva insuranceI think we can all agree that going easy on the environment is always a good idea. Many of the products we use every day are now going green even if just making slight changes to become a little greener than they were before. So can you home insurance go green? Aviva Insurance has just launched a new product aimed at doing just that!

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Topics: home insurance, Homeowners Insurance, Home Insurance Blog