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Travel Insurance & COVID-19

The Government of Canada has many duties, one of which is supporting safe travel for its citizens. In light of this, they continuously update a list of travel advisories. Go on that page now, and you’ll see a giant red advisory which states boldly “Avoid non-essential...

How To Protect Your Home During The Holidays

There’s no place like home for the holidays - this year, that probably doesn’t mean travel, but some years you might go back to your hometown. Either way, there are steps you can take to keep your home more secure during the season of celebration. The Season of Lights...

Is Your Home Insurance Coming Up For Renewal?

Let’s be honest from the get-go here - most people see their insurance renewal come in the mail and totally ignore it. Fortunately, if you’re reading this article, you’re probably not one of those people and that means we can give you some tips for what to do when you...

What Is Employment Insurance

Employment Insurance (EI) is one of the most important elements of Canada’s social safety net. The program was created in 1940 (though there was an attempt to create a similar program in 1935 that was later shut down). At that time, it was known as unemployment...

What Happens If You Don’t Renew Your License

We’re going to look at the potential consequences of not renewing your license. As usual, this article is focused on the consequences of not renewing your license in Manitoba, specifically - these consequences depend entirely on rules and regulations set forth by MPI....

Types Of Construction Bonds

To understand the different types of construction bonds, it’s first important to understand what construction bonds are, and more broadly, what surety bonds are. Surety bonds are a contract between three parties. Two parties are engaged in some sort of contract, while...