Meet Heather Porcher – Insurance Broker – Auto, Personal Lines, High Value Home & Marine Insurance

“I have a great client base of clients who have followed me through most of my career. I enjoy daily getting to know my new work family.” Meet Heather, one of our Insurance Brokers, Heather has lived on the island for over 30 years after moving here from Ontario with her parents who wanted to …

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Meet Mike Chagun (otherwise known as Dave) – Insurance Broker – Auto – Personal Lines & Autoplan Trainer

“The Insurance industry is fluid and things are constantly changing. We have pitchers throwing curveballs at us every day and we have become adept at knowing how to react!” Meet Mike, one of our Insurance Brokers, Mike moved to Victoria 3 years ago from Salmon Arm, B.C. He picked Victoria because he loves being by …

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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 …

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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 …

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Ever wondered what the Differences are between an Insurance Broker and an Insurance Agent?

In a nutshell, the main difference between an insurance agent and a broker is that an agent represents the insurance company, while the broker represents the insurance buyer; an individual or business. So what’s the deal with Insurance Brokers? Brokers don’t carry contractual obligations with any one provider and so they can reach out to …

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