3 Ways to Get Your Car Ready for Spring

Believe it or not, fellow Canadians, but spring is here! Just as you prepared your vehicle for winter, there are a few things you can do to get it ready to enjoy the warmth and sunshine of spring and summer. Change Out Winter Tires Winter tires are built for snow and freezing conditions. W…

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Purchasing Insurance: Canada Trends Towards United Kingdom Lead

Canada’s history with the United Kingdom is well documented. Since Canada became a country in 1867, Canada has always maintained a great relationship with their mother nation. Over the past decade or so, Canada has followed in the footsteps of our British counterparts when it comes to fashio…

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Ontario: As House Prices Rise, Get Home Insurance Discounts

According to an April 5, 2017 report by Canadian Business, the average selling price of a home in the Greater Toronto Area is $916,567 – representing a whopping 33% increase in the past year (March 2016 to March 2017). With Ontario already possessing the highest average home cost in the coun…

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Surex Direct Launches Auto, Home & Business Insurance in Ontario

Fresh off being ranked as a 2017 Top 5 Brokerage in Canada by Insurance Business, Surex Direct is now open for business in Ontario, offering auto, home, condo/tenant and business insurance. ‘’We are excited about the opportunity to do business in Ontario, Canada’s largest market,’’ Matthew A…

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Insurance a Deciding Factor in NHL Participation in 2018 Winter Olympics

Owed $8.7 million annually through the 2022-23 season. Owed $9.6 million annually through the 2020-21 season. Owed $10.5 million annually through the 2022-23 season. The above are active NHL contracts for Sidney Crosby, Alexander Ovechkin and Patrick Kane (capfriendly.com). Represen…

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Overland Flood & Sewer Backup: Be Ready for Spring

With spring here, according to the calendar, now is the time to spend a couple hours in your yard and around your home, lowering the risk of water-related problems. Terry Manz, Senior Director of Underwriting (Personal Lines) for SGI Canada – one of Surex Direct’s partner companies – suggest…

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