Weather Related Insurance Claims Hit Nearly $2B in Canada in 2018

According to data from the Catastrophe Indices & Quantifications Inc., the amount of insured damaged from extreme weather in Canada in 2018 hit $1.9 billion. As Canada’s climate continues to evolve, the amount of insurance claims due to weather has been increasing. Canadians are seeing extre…

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5 New Year’s Resolutions That Will Save You Money in 2019

Now that you’ve spent all your money selflessly buying Christmas and holiday gifts for others to end 2018, the time is now to start looking for ways to look after your money and build up some savings that will enable you to give even more generously in 2019 and beyond. Here are 5 New Year’s reso…

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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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