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About Us

Insurance Help Canada is an web log (blog) introduced to serve as an online forum to discuss topics within the insurance industry that are usually sold and never explained. Our goal is to discuss various mainstream topics and how they relate to insurance, and I promise to try and make it more exciting than watching […]

Insurance Products

Business Insurance:   The Basics: Click Here for an article about business insurance basics Property Insurance: as diverse as there are products, property insurance can range from the physical (Building, Equipment, Stock, Displays, Work in Progress, Autos etc.) to  Intellectual property Liability Insurance: Protects you against 3rd party claims including: Bodily injury & Property Damage […]

Insurance Terminology

Here is a partial list of the most common insurance terms relevant to Canadian residents and businesses. Accidental Death Benefit Provides a benefit in the case of accidental death in addition to base amount of coverage. Agent The insurance company (Canada Protection Plan) representative and adviser who sells insurance policies to consumers. Anniversary Year Any […]

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Intangibly yours

“I would get behind the wheel of my car and start the engine – it had been a while – I would sit there and cry inside, helpless to the fact that I couldn’t drive my car.”

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9
May
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Title Insurance – Protection for you home and your commercial buildings

Title insurance commonly comes to our attention when we purchase a home. I have had to deal with it twice so far and both times have been during the buying process and provided through my lawyer. In an age of increasing identity theft exposure and coverage, title insurance is just another barrier of defense that […]

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May
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Pain Relief – is it really only a prescription away!

I recently came back from a wonderful visit to Orlando with my family. The weather was great, the golfing was beautiful and Disney’s Magic Kingdom was one of my son’s favourite places. Unfortunately for me, I didn’t get to play as much golf as I would have hoped due to … a back spasm (thankfully […]

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24
Apr
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You say it is wrong, but your broker says it is cheaper

I am working with a company that had a serious concern about their business insurance policy. The owner of this company partnered up with the owner of another company to buy the building that they occupy. While this is a fairly normal and straight-forward practice, their broker just didn’t seem to get it.

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21
Apr
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No Butts on Display – Not a really a bad thing

I was reading a quick article in the Metro news this morning about a new law that is being ushered in soon by the Ontario government that will require convenience stores to no longer display any cigarette product until the person has ordered and paid for it. Apparently, thousands of the convenience store owners are […]

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16
Apr
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Fleet Management: A few tips

Managing a fleet of vehicles can be a tough job. There are so many factors that can affect your insurance experience, from bad driving habits to poor weather conditions. While it isn’t possible to prevent every time of accident, here are a few quick tips that may help you out, helping to ensure that your […]

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4
Apr
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Home Insurance – critical upgrades

“The insurance company doesn’t need that info – why the hell should I give it to them?”. A similar (hopefully less colourful) line was said to a client of mine when she asked for a copy of a work order required by the insurer for some critical work that has to be done to her […]

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29
Mar
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Survived a Product Recall? I hope your brand name is still intact!

I read an interesting article this week in the Canadian Underwriter magazine that focused on the food industry. In an age where product recalls make headline news, food industry manufacturers have to prepare themselves for the possibility of a product recall and the task of surviving the blow to their company name and image. The […]

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19
Mar
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Great Jingle by Metlife – All about insurance

I just received a fantastic link to a Met Life advertisement regarding insurance and how insurance works. While it is styled in a cornier 70’s musical theme, it really drives home what insurance is all about: MetLife Jingle You see, the idea of insurance is a very old one and it makes allot of sense […]

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Private Health Care Insurance – Guess what – it’s here!

Our Health Care system in Ontario is a great equalizer of its citizens – whether you are rich or poor, you have to wait your turn (yes this is a generalization and we all know there are some exceptions). The fact is, that if you are diagnosed with a ailment, whether major or minor, you […]

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