Ontario: 2nd Annual Aviva Fraud Report on Car Insurance Premiums

Aviva Canada released their 2nd annual Aviva Fraud Report, querying Ontarians and their awareness around car insurance fraud, and found that the people support increases in severe fraud penalties, even more so than last year. Included in the latest survey was the news that 88% of Ontarians belie…

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How High is the Cost of Living in Toronto for Millennials?

Millennials in Toronto continue to face increasing costs to live – at a far steeper rate than anywhere else in Canada. A Huffington Post report stated that young people living in Toronto will need to earn $5000 more in the coming year – over $400 more per month – to keep up with the rising livin…

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Is There a Black Friday for Car Insurance Savings?

As we approach Black Friday, the day of extreme sales leading up to the Christmas holiday season, many wonder if there’s a Black Friday pertaining to extreme car insurance savings. While there isn’t an official Black Friday relating to auto insurance rates, here are five things to consider on Black…

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Surex Direct ranks 22nd in list of 500 fastest-growing companies

Canadian Business and Maclean’s ranked Surex Direct no. 22 on the 30th annual Growth 500 list, the definitive ranking of Canada’s fastest growing companies. Produced by Canada’s premier business and current affairs media brands, the Growth 500 ranks Canadian businesses on five-year revenue growth. …

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Will Cannabis Legalization Impact Insurance Rates in Canada?

Now that cannabis use is legal across Canada, many people are wondering what impact, if any, the legalized pot will have on auto insurance and home insurance. Here is a breakdown of what we know in the infancy stage of cannabis legalization. Cannabis & Auto Insurance Rates As with anythin…

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Small Business: 6 Ways to Prepare Your Business for Winter

Now that the clocks have been set back for Daylight Saving Time, winter in Canada is quickly approaching. Did you know the majority of claims for commercial businesses happen during the winter months?! Here are 6 ways to help you protect your small business from an insurance claim. Hire a sno…

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