Insurance Articles & Resources


Home Renovations That Add Value To Your Home (And Renos That Don’t)

May 12, 2015

Home renovations are big business in Canada. In 2013, renovation spending in Canada reached $63.4 billion, and is forecasted to reach $67.3 billion in 2015 according to real …

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Your Moving In Check List + Tips For A Smooth Move

May 6, 2015

The papers have been signed and you’re anxiously awaiting the arrival of moving day. Moving is exciting, but it can also be overwhelming, especially when you have small …

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Top 10 Tips For Cheaper Car Insurance

May 5, 2015

Every ComparaSaver knows that comparing car insurance quotes can save you money (about $670 by our estimation), but you could save even more if you layer in these …

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Feeling Cooped Up? Sprawl Out Into The Patio of Your Dreams!

May 1, 2015

Sometimes as adults we get busy and don’t get enough time outside. But your mom was right when she said you had to get fresh air once in …

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Family Milestones Require Careful Tax Planning

April 21, 2015

See some serious life-changing events headed your way? Whether it’s marriage, the birth of a child, sending older kids off to university, or your own forthcoming retirement, it’s …

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10 Facts And Tips About Travelling

April 17, 2015

There’s a whole word out there waiting to be discovered. If you’re planning to take to the sky (road, water or railway), these 10 facts about travelling will …

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Yes, You Really Do Need An Emergency Fund

April 7, 2015

Nearly 25 per cent of Canadians barely have enough set aside to take care of just one month’s worth of living expenses, according to a recent survey from …

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Almost Half of Canadians Carry Credit Card Debt, Study Finds

March 31, 2015

A new study commissioned by the Bank of Montreal and conducted by Pollara has concluded that 46 per cent of Canadians carry credit card debt, and 30 per …

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Paint By Mood: The Best Colour Ideas For Conveying Different Emotions

March 24, 2015

The easiest way to breathe new life into a room is to give it a fresh coat of paint. But when it comes to figuring out which colour …

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When to Shop Around for Insurance

March 17, 2015

Shopping around for insurance is one of the best ways to ensure that you’re paying the best rate based on your needs. It gives you the ability to compare the rate offered by your current insurance provider with other providers to make sure you are getting the best rate possible. There are many…

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Spring Cleaning Your Car For The Non-Mechanic

March 12, 2015

Salted roads, brutally cold temperatures, ice, and potholes; winter can be harsh on your car and it’s time to wipe away the months of neglect and grime that …

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11 Best Places To Travel To In Spring

March 11, 2015

Spring is in the air! Almost. If you’re looking to get away this season, there are plenty of opportunities to maximize your travel by visiting countries and cities …

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How to Prevent Becoming a Victim of Car Theft

March 10, 2015

It happens to thousands of Canadians every year. You grab your keys and head out to your vehicle only to discover it isn’t there. Maybe you were just …

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Stranded! What To Do If Your Car Breaks Down

March 9, 2015

As the warmer days of spring drift in and wanderlust abounds, the thought of packing up the kids and heading to the cottage or taking a road trip …

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Ten Most Stolen Vehicles In Canada

March 8, 2015

The hot wheels that thieves target Your car insurance rate is determined, in part, by the likelihood that it will be stolen. The more likely a thief is …

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