Left Navigation Featured NewsSpring SeasonSpring is a great time to update your home inventory and review your insurance policies. Click here for more spring-season tips.Featured NewsSpring ThawSpring thaw and showers can increase the possibilities for water damage to your property. If you live in an area prone to flooding or sewer backups, it pays to take precautions. Featured NewsFort McMurray and Surrounding AreaFeatured NewsRetail sales tax to be added to insurance on July 1Effective July 1, 2016, all new or renewing insurance policies in the province will be subject to this tax. In addition, the existing government tax that is paid on insurance premiums will increase by 1%.44 Media Centre Media ReleaseFederal government announces landmark investments for disaster-proofing CanadaMarch 22, 2017 (OTTAWA) - Today, the Government of Canada tabled the 2017 Federal Budget and dedicated significant funds to protect Canadians and their communities from the ravages of natural disasters. EventInsurance Brokers' Association of Alberta (IBAA) Annual ConventionHosted by the Insurance Brokers' Association of Alberta (IBAA), the annual convention provides the inspiration, education, and connections Alberta brokers need to transform their business. Open only to broker members, affiliate members, and industry partners, attendees can connect with insurers, vendors, and peers. 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?