Soft Credit Checks Can Save You Money On Insurance

Did you know that having a soft credit check done on your credit score could potentially save you money on your home and private car insurance? It’s true! Read on to learn more about credit scores, soft credit checks, and how much savings on insurance one can expect from such a discount.

Readers’ Choice Awards Humble Harbord Once Again!

Harbord Insurance is once again humbled and thankful to have been voted Best Insurance Broker by local Greater Victoria, BC readers! We are committed to delivering an exceptional experience to every single one of our clients, so it’s absolutely fantastic that this has been recognized!

Travelling This Christmas? Reasons To Get Travel Insurance For Your Trip

We’ve all been there. You’re planning a holiday – whether it be for work or vacation – and travel insurance is offered. This may seem like an added expense in the moment. Especially if you’re purchasing everything with a credit card which includes some sort of travel insurance. Buying a complete package of dedicated travel …

Protecting Your Business From Cyber Liability Risks

With our world increasingly becoming digital, businesses are facing different challenges than they were a few decades ago. One of these challenges is the new risk of cyber liability that businesses face. Most businesses collect and store personal information via the web, whether it be personal information about their employees or clients, and everything in …

Meet Casey Hilderman – Insurance Broker for Auto & Personal Lines

Meet Casey, one of our insurance brokers. Casey moved to Victoria from Winnipeg 18 months ago and has over 5 years experience working in auto related insurance. Casey has been with us just over one year, and recently started handling personal lines insurance which has been a huge asset for us. “I really enjoy working …

General Safety Tips To Avoid Insurance Claims

Insurance is often bought as a financial risk precaution in regards to accidents. Whether it be in your car, in your home, in your boat, or in your business – there will always be risks around that could potentially lead to an insurance claim. Therefore, by applying some additional safety measures you can drastically lower …

4 Super Important Questions About Earthquake Insurance

It’s coming! Ya, right. They keep saying – it’s only a matter of time until the ‘big one hits‘ on the West Coast of BC. A lot of mortgage lenders may even require that you have earthquake coverage as part of your house insurance policy. There is sometimes some ambiguity about requirements and policy so …

Boat Liability Insurance – It’s really important and here’s why

Boat Insurance Understanding boat insurance liability Boat insurance won’t cover you from attacks by a giant Kraken, Leviathan or zombie pirates, but it does pay to know that there are real risks out on the water. You should have a good conversation with your broker to determine what the best policy for you should be …