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Safe Driving in Parking Lots

Safe Driving in Parking Lots

A lot of focus is placed on safe driving on the roads and highways of British Columbia, but did you know that a large number of accidents occur in parking lots? ICBC reports that in a recent year approximately 150,000 motor vehicle accidents (MVAs) occurred in parking...

Lessons Learned: What 2020 Taught BC Residents About Insurance

Lessons Learned: What 2020 Taught BC Residents About Insurance

Well that's a wrap! Yes indeed, we can all celebrate that 2020 has come to an end. That said, there were a number of lessons learned over the past year, ones that made us all more resilient and wiser so that we're better prepared for anything that 2021 (and beyond)...

COVID-19 Travel Insurance Now Available to BC Residents

COVID-19 Travel Insurance Now Available to BC Residents

It is very important that BC residents continue to heed provincial and federal government recommendations to avoid non-essential international travel due to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, every week hundreds of BC residents fly from YVR to international destinations....

Safety Tips for Driving Behind Trucks

Safety Tips for Driving Behind Trucks

Have you noticed more trucks on the road lately? That's because the supply chain across western Canada is returning to normal. Factor in the arrival of the holiday shopping season and you'll find yourself staring at the backside of even more step-trucks and big rigs...

Cycling in the Rain Safety Tips

Cycling in the Rain Safety Tips

Not holding an umbrella while riding is a great start... Rainy season is upon us in BC, especially here in the Lower Mainland. Navigating the roads in a vehicle is challenging enough through a downpour, but what about those of you who depend on two-wheels and pedals...

Why Do Insurance Costs Always Seem to Go Up? What Can I Do About It?

Why Do Insurance Costs Always Seem to Go Up? What Can I Do About It?

Cost increases hit us from all angles—at the grocery store, the repair shop and yes, at our broker’s office.  It may seem that our insurance increases every time we renew.  Why is that?  And is there anything you can do to reduce your costs? To answer those questions,...

Redefining Insurance (and Coffee?) Culture

Redefining Insurance (and Coffee?) Culture

Recognized for her innovative mindset, commitment to her team and community (and a passion for espresso), our Vice-President of Operations and COO Chelsea Fitzpatrick was featured in a Gore Mutual bio piece this past month. For the unfamiliar, Gore Mutual runs a...