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Back To Basics: Is It Time For A New Car?

September 12, 2014

As Google continues to chip away at its visionary driverless car-powered future, the rest of us are still stuck behind the wheel. But while 2015’s fleet of family-friendly …

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Car Accidents In Parking Lots: Who Is At Fault?

September 12, 2014

According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, nearly 20 per cent of car accidents occur in parking lots and garages. Given the frequency of parking lot accidents, …

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Your Moving In Check List + Tips For A Smooth Move

September 10, 2014

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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Summer’s Over, Now It’s Time To Start Saving For Your Next Vacation

September 4, 2014

And just like that it’s fall again. The kids are going back to school, the leaves are changing, and our summer vacations are behind us. But it’s never …

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10 Safety Tips For Women Who Live Alone

August 26, 2014

Call it the rise of the single lady, as an increasing number of women are not only becoming first-time home buyers, but they’re choosing to do so alone. …

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Female-Friendly Car Features Designed With Women In Mind

August 8, 2014

What we drive is often a reflection of who we are. Our choice in vehicles can reflect our lifestyles, professions, and passions. It’s no surprise then that manufacturers …

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10 Summer Activities for Kids that Won’t Break the Bank

July 18, 2014

Summer is here and school is out. Whether you’re home full time with the kids or taking a holiday to spend time with them, it can be tough …

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Top 10 Tips For Cheaper Car Insurance

July 10, 2014

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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Stranded! What To Do If Your Car Breaks Down

May 28, 2014

As the warmer days of summer 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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Precious Passengers: Child Car Seat Safety

May 15, 2014

You’d do anything to keep your children safe; at home, at school, and on the playground, but it’s the car where some of the most care is needed. …

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Car Care: If You Love Your Car, It Will Love You Back If Treated Right

May 1, 2014

Just like people, cars need to be loved too. Show your car some love—with regular maintenance—and it will reward you with kilometres of trouble-free driving. What’s in your …

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The Low-Down: SUVs Vs Compacts

April 24, 2014

Comparing a sport utility vehicle to a compact car is like isolating the glaring differences between Great Danes and Pomeranians. But while both classes of vehicles are wildly …

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Car Sharing: Better Than Buying, Leasing, or Renting?

April 14, 2014

The past few years has seen the rise of an alternate means of transportation: Car Sharing. According to Navigant Consulting, car sharing services around the world made nearly …

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The Top 10 Most Frequently Stolen Vehicles in Canada

April 9, 2014

Is your car more likely to be stolen than everyone else in your neighbourhood? What do thieves look for in a car? Each year, the Insurance Bureau of …

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How to Prevent Becoming a Victim of Car Theft

April 3, 2014

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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