Left Navigation Featured NewsGrave Wildfire Situation in Fort McMurray and Surrounding Area: click here for info11 Media Centre Media ReleaseReturning home to Fort McMurray - Insurance tips from IBCJune 1, 2016 (EDMONTON) – Thousands of Fort McMurray residents are returning to their homes following the evacuations because of the wildfire. This will be a difficult and trying time for many residents.EventAtlantic Connection: A REALTOR ConferenceAttend thirteen professional development sessions spanning three learning tracks: technology, risk management and health and wellness. Conference will feature ‘A’ list speakers from around the world – right in our own backyard. Network with REALTORS and industry from all over North America! Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is launching its #likelife campaign by releasing a video to raise awareness of the dangers of distracted driving and encouraging Canadians to put down their phones while on the road. Be PreparedCanada’s weather patterns are evolving, and severe weather is occurring more frequently. Know what governments and the insurance industry are doing to mitigate damage and loss, as well as what they can do to help manage a crisis when disaster strikes. IBC Blog Getting ready for the next big stormWinter storms can strike without warning. They can bring with them poor visibility, low temperatures, high winds, significant snowfall and, on occasion, freezing rain. Ice dams on roofs or frozen pipes can cause problems when the temperature drops. Being prepared is your best defence.Young, first-time driver looking for insurance?Compare prices, coverage options and service. You may even receive a discount for being a student or requesting an online quote.Teaching children about insuranceChildren are quick learners. In a world where economic knowledge is key, they need to know how money works, and how insurance fits in a good financial plan. But how do you engage them?