Left Navigation Featured News#LikeLifeInsurance 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.11 Media Centre Media ReleaseMake Family Day an Emergency Preparedness DayFEBRUARY 12, 2016 (TORONTO) – As Family Day approaches, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is encouraging families across Ontario to make emergency preparation a priority.EventIBC's 20th Annual Financial Affairs SymposiumRegistration for IBC's Financial Affairs Symposium now open! IBC invites you to attend its 20th Annual Financial Affairs Symposium. This half-day event is designed to inform industry leaders on how recent changes to the regulatory, accounting and tax environments are affecting the Canadian P&C insurance industry. 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. Why Auto Insurance Rates are So HighAuto insurance rates in Ontario are too high. The average Ontario premium is now more than 45% higher than Alberta’s. It’s about twice as high as the Maritime provinces. We want rates to come down. 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?