Blog Category: Industry Trends

Study finds Canadians are confused about travelling with Cannabis

By: Luke Jones|November 29, 2018|1:56 pm

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A survey by the Travel Health Insurance Association of Canada (THiA) found on fifth of respondents who are vacationing this year are not away of the rules around travelling with…

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Risk of explosion puts homeowners with marijuana growths at risk

By: Luke Jones|November 19, 2018|1:13 pm

cannabis-sativa-leaf-33.jpg

A month into the legalization of marijuana for recreational purposes, the insurance industry continues to adjust to the changes. We have previously reported on the challenges facing home insurance providers…

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IBC proposes single auto insurance policy for autonomous vehicles

By: Luke Jones|November 19, 2018|6:47 am

Futuristic interface of autonomous car. Self driving vehicle. Driverless car.

The rise of autonomous vehicles is expected to be swift as developers and manufacturers move towards full driverless cars over the coming years. Many questions surround the technology, not least…

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Getting personal can help brokers find an edge

By: Luke Jones|November 17, 2018|8:01 am

Dollarphotoclub_87924730-24.jpg

Insurance is increasingly becoming a technology driven industry, but the human touch is likely to always be at the core. Indeed, as a people business, digital tools and innovations can…

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Cannabis Act means risk, but brokers should welcome the challenge

By: Luke Jones|November 16, 2018|11:58 am

marijuana-1.jpg

On Oct.17, the federal government’s Cannabis Act will come into effect and allow Canadians to consume, buy, and grow marijuana for recreational purposes. Across insurance lines from home insurance to…

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Canadians lack knowledge on many insurance principles

By: Luke Jones|November 15, 2018|7:03 am

Innovation

A new study published recently shows some Canadians are entering their insurance contracts blind and without complete knowledge of their policy. The survey from Sonnet Insurance points to one in…

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2018 likely to be costliest year for insurers due to damaging cat events

By: Luke Jones|November 12, 2018|7:24 am

Hurricane-Florence.jpg

2018 will be a year to forget for the global insurance market. In terms of catastrophe losses, this year will be the costliest ever for insurers, if current trends continue….

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Hyundai Canada: 80 percent of parents are concerned about distracted driving

By: Luke Jones|November 12, 2018|7:01 am

Distracted-driving-Flickr-free-21.jpg

80 percent of Canadian parents are worried about distracted driving behaviour from other drivers, while one in five admit driving with children stresses them out. A survey by Hyundai Canada…

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Intact Insurance targets 2019 growth without lowering rates

By: Luke Jones|November 11, 2018|3:15 pm

Intact-Insurance

A difficult situation in auto insurance and a hardening of home insurance and commercial markets has left insurance companies facing tough decisions. In Ontario, rising auto claims and repair costs…

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Cannabis Act can open doors for brokers

By: Luke Jones|November 5, 2018|2:38 pm

Dollarphotoclub_78425453-25.jpg

On Oct.17, the federal government’s Cannabis Act will came into effect and allowed Canadians to consume, buy, and grow marijuana for recreational purposes. Across insurance lines from home insurance to…

Read More

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Study finds Canadians are confused about travelling with Cannabis

By: Luke Jones|November 29, 2018|1:56 pm

Plane-Pixabay

A survey by the Travel Health Insurance Association of Canada (THiA) found on fifth of respondents who are vacationing this year are not away of the rules around travelling with…

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Categories:

Risk of explosion puts homeowners with marijuana growths at risk

By: Luke Jones|November 19, 2018|1:13 pm

cannabis-sativa-leaf-33.jpg

A month into the legalization of marijuana for recreational purposes, the insurance industry continues to adjust to the changes. We have previously reported on the challenges facing home insurance providers…

Read More

Categories:

IBC proposes single auto insurance policy for autonomous vehicles

By: Luke Jones|November 19, 2018|6:47 am

Futuristic interface of autonomous car. Self driving vehicle. Driverless car.

The rise of autonomous vehicles is expected to be swift as developers and manufacturers move towards full driverless cars over the coming years. Many questions surround the technology, not least…

Read More

Categories:

Getting personal can help brokers find an edge

By: Luke Jones|November 17, 2018|8:01 am

Dollarphotoclub_87924730-24.jpg

Insurance is increasingly becoming a technology driven industry, but the human touch is likely to always be at the core. Indeed, as a people business, digital tools and innovations can…

Read More

Categories:

Cannabis Act means risk, but brokers should welcome the challenge

By: Luke Jones|November 16, 2018|11:58 am

marijuana-1.jpg

On Oct.17, the federal government’s Cannabis Act will come into effect and allow Canadians to consume, buy, and grow marijuana for recreational purposes. Across insurance lines from home insurance to…

Read More

Categories:

Canadians lack knowledge on many insurance principles

By: Luke Jones|November 15, 2018|7:03 am

Innovation

A new study published recently shows some Canadians are entering their insurance contracts blind and without complete knowledge of their policy. The survey from Sonnet Insurance points to one in…

Read More

Categories:

2018 likely to be costliest year for insurers due to damaging cat events

By: Luke Jones|November 12, 2018|7:24 am

Hurricane-Florence.jpg

2018 will be a year to forget for the global insurance market. In terms of catastrophe losses, this year will be the costliest ever for insurers, if current trends continue….

Read More

Categories:

Hyundai Canada: 80 percent of parents are concerned about distracted driving

By: Luke Jones|November 12, 2018|7:01 am

Distracted-driving-Flickr-free-21.jpg

80 percent of Canadian parents are worried about distracted driving behaviour from other drivers, while one in five admit driving with children stresses them out. A survey by Hyundai Canada…

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Intact Insurance targets 2019 growth without lowering rates

By: Luke Jones|November 11, 2018|3:15 pm

Intact-Insurance

A difficult situation in auto insurance and a hardening of home insurance and commercial markets has left insurance companies facing tough decisions. In Ontario, rising auto claims and repair costs…

Read More

Categories:

Cannabis Act can open doors for brokers

By: Luke Jones|November 5, 2018|2:38 pm

Dollarphotoclub_78425453-25.jpg

On Oct.17, the federal government’s Cannabis Act will came into effect and allowed Canadians to consume, buy, and grow marijuana for recreational purposes. Across insurance lines from home insurance to…

Read More

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Study finds Canadians are confused about travelling with Cannabis

By: Luke Jones|November 29, 2018|1:56 pm

Plane-Pixabay

A survey by the Travel Health Insurance Association of Canada (THiA) found on fifth of respondents who are vacationing this year are not away of the rules around travelling with…

Read More

Categories:

Risk of explosion puts homeowners with marijuana growths at risk

By: Luke Jones|November 19, 2018|1:13 pm

cannabis-sativa-leaf-33.jpg

A month into the legalization of marijuana for recreational purposes, the insurance industry continues to adjust to the changes. We have previously reported on the challenges facing home insurance providers…

Read More

Categories:

IBC proposes single auto insurance policy for autonomous vehicles

By: Luke Jones|November 19, 2018|6:47 am

Futuristic interface of autonomous car. Self driving vehicle. Driverless car.

The rise of autonomous vehicles is expected to be swift as developers and manufacturers move towards full driverless cars over the coming years. Many questions surround the technology, not least…

Read More

Categories:

Getting personal can help brokers find an edge

By: Luke Jones|November 17, 2018|8:01 am

Dollarphotoclub_87924730-24.jpg

Insurance is increasingly becoming a technology driven industry, but the human touch is likely to always be at the core. Indeed, as a people business, digital tools and innovations can…

Read More

Categories:

Cannabis Act means risk, but brokers should welcome the challenge

By: Luke Jones|November 16, 2018|11:58 am

marijuana-1.jpg

On Oct.17, the federal government’s Cannabis Act will come into effect and allow Canadians to consume, buy, and grow marijuana for recreational purposes. Across insurance lines from home insurance to…

Read More

Categories:

Canadians lack knowledge on many insurance principles

By: Luke Jones|November 15, 2018|7:03 am

Innovation

A new study published recently shows some Canadians are entering their insurance contracts blind and without complete knowledge of their policy. The survey from Sonnet Insurance points to one in…

Read More

Categories:

2018 likely to be costliest year for insurers due to damaging cat events

By: Luke Jones|November 12, 2018|7:24 am

Hurricane-Florence.jpg

2018 will be a year to forget for the global insurance market. In terms of catastrophe losses, this year will be the costliest ever for insurers, if current trends continue….

Read More

Categories:

Hyundai Canada: 80 percent of parents are concerned about distracted driving

By: Luke Jones|November 12, 2018|7:01 am

Distracted-driving-Flickr-free-21.jpg

80 percent of Canadian parents are worried about distracted driving behaviour from other drivers, while one in five admit driving with children stresses them out. A survey by Hyundai Canada…

Read More

Categories:

Intact Insurance targets 2019 growth without lowering rates

By: Luke Jones|November 11, 2018|3:15 pm

Intact-Insurance

A difficult situation in auto insurance and a hardening of home insurance and commercial markets has left insurance companies facing tough decisions. In Ontario, rising auto claims and repair costs…

Read More

Categories:

Cannabis Act can open doors for brokers

By: Luke Jones|November 5, 2018|2:38 pm

Dollarphotoclub_78425453-25.jpg

On Oct.17, the federal government’s Cannabis Act will came into effect and allowed Canadians to consume, buy, and grow marijuana for recreational purposes. Across insurance lines from home insurance to…

Read More

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Study finds Canadians are confused about travelling with Cannabis

By: Luke Jones|November 29, 2018|1:56 pm

Plane-Pixabay

A survey by the Travel Health Insurance Association of Canada (THiA) found on fifth of respondents who are vacationing this year are not away of the rules around travelling with…

Read More

Categories:

Risk of explosion puts homeowners with marijuana growths at risk

By: Luke Jones|November 19, 2018|1:13 pm

cannabis-sativa-leaf-33.jpg

A month into the legalization of marijuana for recreational purposes, the insurance industry continues to adjust to the changes. We have previously reported on the challenges facing home insurance providers…

Read More

Categories:

IBC proposes single auto insurance policy for autonomous vehicles

By: Luke Jones|November 19, 2018|6:47 am

Futuristic interface of autonomous car. Self driving vehicle. Driverless car.

The rise of autonomous vehicles is expected to be swift as developers and manufacturers move towards full driverless cars over the coming years. Many questions surround the technology, not least…

Read More

Categories:

Getting personal can help brokers find an edge

By: Luke Jones|November 17, 2018|8:01 am

Dollarphotoclub_87924730-24.jpg

Insurance is increasingly becoming a technology driven industry, but the human touch is likely to always be at the core. Indeed, as a people business, digital tools and innovations can…

Read More

Categories:

Cannabis Act means risk, but brokers should welcome the challenge

By: Luke Jones|November 16, 2018|11:58 am

marijuana-1.jpg

On Oct.17, the federal government’s Cannabis Act will come into effect and allow Canadians to consume, buy, and grow marijuana for recreational purposes. Across insurance lines from home insurance to…

Read More

Categories:

Canadians lack knowledge on many insurance principles

By: Luke Jones|November 15, 2018|7:03 am

Innovation

A new study published recently shows some Canadians are entering their insurance contracts blind and without complete knowledge of their policy. The survey from Sonnet Insurance points to one in…

Read More

Categories:

2018 likely to be costliest year for insurers due to damaging cat events

By: Luke Jones|November 12, 2018|7:24 am

Hurricane-Florence.jpg

2018 will be a year to forget for the global insurance market. In terms of catastrophe losses, this year will be the costliest ever for insurers, if current trends continue….

Read More

Categories:

Hyundai Canada: 80 percent of parents are concerned about distracted driving

By: Luke Jones|November 12, 2018|7:01 am

Distracted-driving-Flickr-free-21.jpg

80 percent of Canadian parents are worried about distracted driving behaviour from other drivers, while one in five admit driving with children stresses them out. A survey by Hyundai Canada…

Read More

Categories:

Intact Insurance targets 2019 growth without lowering rates

By: Luke Jones|November 11, 2018|3:15 pm

Intact-Insurance

A difficult situation in auto insurance and a hardening of home insurance and commercial markets has left insurance companies facing tough decisions. In Ontario, rising auto claims and repair costs…

Read More

Categories:

Cannabis Act can open doors for brokers

By: Luke Jones|November 5, 2018|2:38 pm

Dollarphotoclub_78425453-25.jpg

On Oct.17, the federal government’s Cannabis Act will came into effect and allowed Canadians to consume, buy, and grow marijuana for recreational purposes. Across insurance lines from home insurance to…

Read More

Categories:

Study finds Canadians are confused about travelling with Cannabis

By: Luke Jones|November 29, 2018|1:56 pm

Plane-Pixabay

A survey by the Travel Health Insurance Association of Canada (THiA) found on fifth of respondents who are vacationing this year are not away of the rules around travelling with…

Read More

Categories:

Risk of explosion puts homeowners with marijuana growths at risk

By: Luke Jones|November 19, 2018|1:13 pm

cannabis-sativa-leaf-33.jpg

A month into the legalization of marijuana for recreational purposes, the insurance industry continues to adjust to the changes. We have previously reported on the challenges facing home insurance providers…

Read More

Categories:

IBC proposes single auto insurance policy for autonomous vehicles

By: Luke Jones|November 19, 2018|6:47 am

Futuristic interface of autonomous car. Self driving vehicle. Driverless car.

The rise of autonomous vehicles is expected to be swift as developers and manufacturers move towards full driverless cars over the coming years. Many questions surround the technology, not least…

Read More

Categories:

Getting personal can help brokers find an edge

By: Luke Jones|November 17, 2018|8:01 am

Dollarphotoclub_87924730-24.jpg

Insurance is increasingly becoming a technology driven industry, but the human touch is likely to always be at the core. Indeed, as a people business, digital tools and innovations can…

Read More

Categories:

Cannabis Act means risk, but brokers should welcome the challenge

By: Luke Jones|November 16, 2018|11:58 am

marijuana-1.jpg

On Oct.17, the federal government’s Cannabis Act will come into effect and allow Canadians to consume, buy, and grow marijuana for recreational purposes. Across insurance lines from home insurance to…

Read More

Categories:

Canadians lack knowledge on many insurance principles

By: Luke Jones|November 15, 2018|7:03 am

Innovation

A new study published recently shows some Canadians are entering their insurance contracts blind and without complete knowledge of their policy. The survey from Sonnet Insurance points to one in…

Read More

Categories:

2018 likely to be costliest year for insurers due to damaging cat events

By: Luke Jones|November 12, 2018|7:24 am

Hurricane-Florence.jpg

2018 will be a year to forget for the global insurance market. In terms of catastrophe losses, this year will be the costliest ever for insurers, if current trends continue….

Read More

Categories:

Hyundai Canada: 80 percent of parents are concerned about distracted driving

By: Luke Jones|November 12, 2018|7:01 am

Distracted-driving-Flickr-free-21.jpg

80 percent of Canadian parents are worried about distracted driving behaviour from other drivers, while one in five admit driving with children stresses them out. A survey by Hyundai Canada…

Read More

Categories:

Intact Insurance targets 2019 growth without lowering rates

By: Luke Jones|November 11, 2018|3:15 pm

Intact-Insurance

A difficult situation in auto insurance and a hardening of home insurance and commercial markets has left insurance companies facing tough decisions. In Ontario, rising auto claims and repair costs…

Read More

Categories:

Cannabis Act can open doors for brokers

By: Luke Jones|November 5, 2018|2:38 pm

Dollarphotoclub_78425453-25.jpg

On Oct.17, the federal government’s Cannabis Act will came into effect and allowed Canadians to consume, buy, and grow marijuana for recreational purposes. Across insurance lines from home insurance to…

Read More

Categories:

Study finds Canadians are confused about travelling with Cannabis

By: Luke Jones|November 29, 2018|1:56 pm

Plane-Pixabay

A survey by the Travel Health Insurance Association of Canada (THiA) found on fifth of respondents who are vacationing this year are not away of the rules around travelling with…

Read More

Categories:

Risk of explosion puts homeowners with marijuana growths at risk

By: Luke Jones|November 19, 2018|1:13 pm

cannabis-sativa-leaf-33.jpg

A month into the legalization of marijuana for recreational purposes, the insurance industry continues to adjust to the changes. We have previously reported on the challenges facing home insurance providers…

Read More

Categories:

IBC proposes single auto insurance policy for autonomous vehicles

By: Luke Jones|November 19, 2018|6:47 am

Futuristic interface of autonomous car. Self driving vehicle. Driverless car.

The rise of autonomous vehicles is expected to be swift as developers and manufacturers move towards full driverless cars over the coming years. Many questions surround the technology, not least…

Read More

Categories:

Getting personal can help brokers find an edge

By: Luke Jones|November 17, 2018|8:01 am

Dollarphotoclub_87924730-24.jpg

Insurance is increasingly becoming a technology driven industry, but the human touch is likely to always be at the core. Indeed, as a people business, digital tools and innovations can…

Read More

Categories:

Cannabis Act means risk, but brokers should welcome the challenge

By: Luke Jones|November 16, 2018|11:58 am

marijuana-1.jpg

On Oct.17, the federal government’s Cannabis Act will come into effect and allow Canadians to consume, buy, and grow marijuana for recreational purposes. Across insurance lines from home insurance to…

Read More

Categories:

Canadians lack knowledge on many insurance principles

By: Luke Jones|November 15, 2018|7:03 am

Innovation

A new study published recently shows some Canadians are entering their insurance contracts blind and without complete knowledge of their policy. The survey from Sonnet Insurance points to one in…

Read More

Categories:

2018 likely to be costliest year for insurers due to damaging cat events

By: Luke Jones|November 12, 2018|7:24 am

Hurricane-Florence.jpg

2018 will be a year to forget for the global insurance market. In terms of catastrophe losses, this year will be the costliest ever for insurers, if current trends continue….

Read More

Categories:

Hyundai Canada: 80 percent of parents are concerned about distracted driving

By: Luke Jones|November 12, 2018|7:01 am

Distracted-driving-Flickr-free-21.jpg

80 percent of Canadian parents are worried about distracted driving behaviour from other drivers, while one in five admit driving with children stresses them out. A survey by Hyundai Canada…

Read More

Categories:

Intact Insurance targets 2019 growth without lowering rates

By: Luke Jones|November 11, 2018|3:15 pm

Intact-Insurance

A difficult situation in auto insurance and a hardening of home insurance and commercial markets has left insurance companies facing tough decisions. In Ontario, rising auto claims and repair costs…

Read More

Categories:

Cannabis Act can open doors for brokers

By: Luke Jones|November 5, 2018|2:38 pm

Dollarphotoclub_78425453-25.jpg

On Oct.17, the federal government’s Cannabis Act will came into effect and allowed Canadians to consume, buy, and grow marijuana for recreational purposes. Across insurance lines from home insurance to…

Read More

Categories:

Study finds Canadians are confused about travelling with Cannabis

By: Luke Jones|November 29, 2018|1:56 pm

Plane-Pixabay

A survey by the Travel Health Insurance Association of Canada (THiA) found on fifth of respondents who are vacationing this year are not away of the rules around travelling with…

Read More

Categories:

Risk of explosion puts homeowners with marijuana growths at risk

By: Luke Jones|November 19, 2018|1:13 pm

cannabis-sativa-leaf-33.jpg

A month into the legalization of marijuana for recreational purposes, the insurance industry continues to adjust to the changes. We have previously reported on the challenges facing home insurance providers…

Read More

Categories:

IBC proposes single auto insurance policy for autonomous vehicles

By: Luke Jones|November 19, 2018|6:47 am

Futuristic interface of autonomous car. Self driving vehicle. Driverless car.

The rise of autonomous vehicles is expected to be swift as developers and manufacturers move towards full driverless cars over the coming years. Many questions surround the technology, not least…

Read More

Categories:

Getting personal can help brokers find an edge

By: Luke Jones|November 17, 2018|8:01 am

Dollarphotoclub_87924730-24.jpg

Insurance is increasingly becoming a technology driven industry, but the human touch is likely to always be at the core. Indeed, as a people business, digital tools and innovations can…

Read More

Categories:

Cannabis Act means risk, but brokers should welcome the challenge

By: Luke Jones|November 16, 2018|11:58 am

marijuana-1.jpg

On Oct.17, the federal government’s Cannabis Act will come into effect and allow Canadians to consume, buy, and grow marijuana for recreational purposes. Across insurance lines from home insurance to…

Read More

Categories:

Canadians lack knowledge on many insurance principles

By: Luke Jones|November 15, 2018|7:03 am

Innovation

A new study published recently shows some Canadians are entering their insurance contracts blind and without complete knowledge of their policy. The survey from Sonnet Insurance points to one in…

Read More

Categories:

2018 likely to be costliest year for insurers due to damaging cat events

By: Luke Jones|November 12, 2018|7:24 am

Hurricane-Florence.jpg

2018 will be a year to forget for the global insurance market. In terms of catastrophe losses, this year will be the costliest ever for insurers, if current trends continue….

Read More

Categories:

Hyundai Canada: 80 percent of parents are concerned about distracted driving

By: Luke Jones|November 12, 2018|7:01 am

Distracted-driving-Flickr-free-21.jpg

80 percent of Canadian parents are worried about distracted driving behaviour from other drivers, while one in five admit driving with children stresses them out. A survey by Hyundai Canada…

Read More

Categories:

Intact Insurance targets 2019 growth without lowering rates

By: Luke Jones|November 11, 2018|3:15 pm

Intact-Insurance

A difficult situation in auto insurance and a hardening of home insurance and commercial markets has left insurance companies facing tough decisions. In Ontario, rising auto claims and repair costs…

Read More

Categories:

Cannabis Act can open doors for brokers

By: Luke Jones|November 5, 2018|2:38 pm

Dollarphotoclub_78425453-25.jpg

On Oct.17, the federal government’s Cannabis Act will came into effect and allowed Canadians to consume, buy, and grow marijuana for recreational purposes. Across insurance lines from home insurance to…

Read More

Categories:

Study finds Canadians are confused about travelling with Cannabis

By: Luke Jones|November 29, 2018|1:56 pm

Plane-Pixabay

A survey by the Travel Health Insurance Association of Canada (THiA) found on fifth of respondents who are vacationing this year are not away of the rules around travelling with…

Read More

Categories:

Risk of explosion puts homeowners with marijuana growths at risk

By: Luke Jones|November 19, 2018|1:13 pm

cannabis-sativa-leaf-33.jpg

A month into the legalization of marijuana for recreational purposes, the insurance industry continues to adjust to the changes. We have previously reported on the challenges facing home insurance providers…

Read More

Categories:

IBC proposes single auto insurance policy for autonomous vehicles

By: Luke Jones|November 19, 2018|6:47 am

Futuristic interface of autonomous car. Self driving vehicle. Driverless car.

The rise of autonomous vehicles is expected to be swift as developers and manufacturers move towards full driverless cars over the coming years. Many questions surround the technology, not least…

Read More

Categories:

Getting personal can help brokers find an edge

By: Luke Jones|November 17, 2018|8:01 am

Dollarphotoclub_87924730-24.jpg

Insurance is increasingly becoming a technology driven industry, but the human touch is likely to always be at the core. Indeed, as a people business, digital tools and innovations can…

Read More

Categories:

Cannabis Act means risk, but brokers should welcome the challenge

By: Luke Jones|November 16, 2018|11:58 am

marijuana-1.jpg

On Oct.17, the federal government’s Cannabis Act will come into effect and allow Canadians to consume, buy, and grow marijuana for recreational purposes. Across insurance lines from home insurance to…

Read More

Categories:

Canadians lack knowledge on many insurance principles

By: Luke Jones|November 15, 2018|7:03 am

Innovation

A new study published recently shows some Canadians are entering their insurance contracts blind and without complete knowledge of their policy. The survey from Sonnet Insurance points to one in…

Read More

Categories:

2018 likely to be costliest year for insurers due to damaging cat events

By: Luke Jones|November 12, 2018|7:24 am

Hurricane-Florence.jpg

2018 will be a year to forget for the global insurance market. In terms of catastrophe losses, this year will be the costliest ever for insurers, if current trends continue….

Read More

Categories:

Hyundai Canada: 80 percent of parents are concerned about distracted driving

By: Luke Jones|November 12, 2018|7:01 am

Distracted-driving-Flickr-free-21.jpg

80 percent of Canadian parents are worried about distracted driving behaviour from other drivers, while one in five admit driving with children stresses them out. A survey by Hyundai Canada…

Read More

Categories:

Intact Insurance targets 2019 growth without lowering rates

By: Luke Jones|November 11, 2018|3:15 pm

Intact-Insurance

A difficult situation in auto insurance and a hardening of home insurance and commercial markets has left insurance companies facing tough decisions. In Ontario, rising auto claims and repair costs…

Read More

Categories:

Cannabis Act can open doors for brokers

By: Luke Jones|November 5, 2018|2:38 pm

Dollarphotoclub_78425453-25.jpg

On Oct.17, the federal government’s Cannabis Act will came into effect and allowed Canadians to consume, buy, and grow marijuana for recreational purposes. Across insurance lines from home insurance to…

Read More

Categories:

Study finds Canadians are confused about travelling with Cannabis

By: Luke Jones|November 29, 2018|1:56 pm

Plane-Pixabay

A survey by the Travel Health Insurance Association of Canada (THiA) found on fifth of respondents who are vacationing this year are not away of the rules around travelling with…

Read More

Categories:

Risk of explosion puts homeowners with marijuana growths at risk

By: Luke Jones|November 19, 2018|1:13 pm

cannabis-sativa-leaf-33.jpg

A month into the legalization of marijuana for recreational purposes, the insurance industry continues to adjust to the changes. We have previously reported on the challenges facing home insurance providers…

Read More

Categories:

IBC proposes single auto insurance policy for autonomous vehicles

By: Luke Jones|November 19, 2018|6:47 am

Futuristic interface of autonomous car. Self driving vehicle. Driverless car.

The rise of autonomous vehicles is expected to be swift as developers and manufacturers move towards full driverless cars over the coming years. Many questions surround the technology, not least…

Read More

Categories:

Getting personal can help brokers find an edge

By: Luke Jones|November 17, 2018|8:01 am

Dollarphotoclub_87924730-24.jpg

Insurance is increasingly becoming a technology driven industry, but the human touch is likely to always be at the core. Indeed, as a people business, digital tools and innovations can…

Read More

Categories:

Cannabis Act means risk, but brokers should welcome the challenge

By: Luke Jones|November 16, 2018|11:58 am

marijuana-1.jpg

On Oct.17, the federal government’s Cannabis Act will come into effect and allow Canadians to consume, buy, and grow marijuana for recreational purposes. Across insurance lines from home insurance to…

Read More

Categories:

Canadians lack knowledge on many insurance principles

By: Luke Jones|November 15, 2018|7:03 am

Innovation

A new study published recently shows some Canadians are entering their insurance contracts blind and without complete knowledge of their policy. The survey from Sonnet Insurance points to one in…

Read More

Categories:

2018 likely to be costliest year for insurers due to damaging cat events

By: Luke Jones|November 12, 2018|7:24 am

Hurricane-Florence.jpg

2018 will be a year to forget for the global insurance market. In terms of catastrophe losses, this year will be the costliest ever for insurers, if current trends continue….

Read More

Categories:

Hyundai Canada: 80 percent of parents are concerned about distracted driving

By: Luke Jones|November 12, 2018|7:01 am

Distracted-driving-Flickr-free-21.jpg

80 percent of Canadian parents are worried about distracted driving behaviour from other drivers, while one in five admit driving with children stresses them out. A survey by Hyundai Canada…

Read More

Categories:

Intact Insurance targets 2019 growth without lowering rates

By: Luke Jones|November 11, 2018|3:15 pm

Intact-Insurance

A difficult situation in auto insurance and a hardening of home insurance and commercial markets has left insurance companies facing tough decisions. In Ontario, rising auto claims and repair costs…

Read More

Categories:

Cannabis Act can open doors for brokers

By: Luke Jones|November 5, 2018|2:38 pm

Dollarphotoclub_78425453-25.jpg

On Oct.17, the federal government’s Cannabis Act will came into effect and allowed Canadians to consume, buy, and grow marijuana for recreational purposes. Across insurance lines from home insurance to…

Read More

Categories:

Study finds Canadians are confused about travelling with Cannabis

By: Luke Jones|November 29, 2018|1:56 pm

Plane-Pixabay

A survey by the Travel Health Insurance Association of Canada (THiA) found on fifth of respondents who are vacationing this year are not away of the rules around travelling with…

Read More

Categories:

Risk of explosion puts homeowners with marijuana growths at risk

By: Luke Jones|November 19, 2018|1:13 pm

cannabis-sativa-leaf-33.jpg

A month into the legalization of marijuana for recreational purposes, the insurance industry continues to adjust to the changes. We have previously reported on the challenges facing home insurance providers…

Read More

Categories:

IBC proposes single auto insurance policy for autonomous vehicles

By: Luke Jones|November 19, 2018|6:47 am

Futuristic interface of autonomous car. Self driving vehicle. Driverless car.

The rise of autonomous vehicles is expected to be swift as developers and manufacturers move towards full driverless cars over the coming years. Many questions surround the technology, not least…

Read More

Categories:

Getting personal can help brokers find an edge

By: Luke Jones|November 17, 2018|8:01 am

Dollarphotoclub_87924730-24.jpg

Insurance is increasingly becoming a technology driven industry, but the human touch is likely to always be at the core. Indeed, as a people business, digital tools and innovations can…

Read More

Categories:

Cannabis Act means risk, but brokers should welcome the challenge

By: Luke Jones|November 16, 2018|11:58 am

marijuana-1.jpg

On Oct.17, the federal government’s Cannabis Act will come into effect and allow Canadians to consume, buy, and grow marijuana for recreational purposes. Across insurance lines from home insurance to…

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Canadians lack knowledge on many insurance principles

By: Luke Jones|November 15, 2018|7:03 am

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A new study published recently shows some Canadians are entering their insurance contracts blind and without complete knowledge of their policy. The survey from Sonnet Insurance points to one in…

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2018 likely to be costliest year for insurers due to damaging cat events

By: Luke Jones|November 12, 2018|7:24 am

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2018 will be a year to forget for the global insurance market. In terms of catastrophe losses, this year will be the costliest ever for insurers, if current trends continue….

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Hyundai Canada: 80 percent of parents are concerned about distracted driving

By: Luke Jones|November 12, 2018|7:01 am

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80 percent of Canadian parents are worried about distracted driving behaviour from other drivers, while one in five admit driving with children stresses them out. A survey by Hyundai Canada…

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Intact Insurance targets 2019 growth without lowering rates

By: Luke Jones|November 11, 2018|3:15 pm

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A difficult situation in auto insurance and a hardening of home insurance and commercial markets has left insurance companies facing tough decisions. In Ontario, rising auto claims and repair costs…

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Cannabis Act can open doors for brokers

By: Luke Jones|November 5, 2018|2:38 pm

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On Oct.17, the federal government’s Cannabis Act will came into effect and allowed Canadians to consume, buy, and grow marijuana for recreational purposes. Across insurance lines from home insurance to…

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