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 …

Why do Home Insurance Brokers ask so many Questions?

We’re pretty conscious about the information that we share online. Even more so, we’re very protective of the personal information that is asked of us by strangers such as an Insurance Broker. So when we are confronted with a gigantic questionnaire, this can test our comfort level and possibly send us out the door. As …

Why a specialized Boat Insurance Policy is Worth its Pennies

Why get a specialized Boat Insurance Policy? There are many additional extras that a specialized Marine Insurance Policy will cover that your Home Owner’s Insurance Policy would not. Marine Insurance – much more than just liability and hull & machinery coverage Emergency towing– if your boat becomes disabled for any reason (ie. it doesn’t have …

Home Insurance – Understanding Personal Liability Clauses

Home insurance is an umbrella term that describes a bundle of policies that protect various areas of home ownership and liability. One such clause is the homeowners liability, or personal liability coverage. The liability cover is a crucial part of your home insurance so take a moment to read through these few points that could protect …

Meet Joanne Perry – Commercial Insurance Broker

“I am fascinated with the insurance business. No two days are ever the same. I’ve been in the business over 40 years and I’m still learning something new everyday!” Meet Joanne, one of our Senior Commercial Insurance Brokers at our Cloverdale location, Joanne was born and raised in Victoria (as were her parents and one …