Insurance

Trip Cancellation Insurance

How Trip Cancellation Insurance Works

I always tell people that having travel insurance is a must whenever you travel. Not only should you have travel medical, but you should also have travel insurance that covers things such as trip cancellation, flight delay, baggage delay, car rental theft, etc. Having travel insurance covers you in the event that you need medical…

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5 Reasons You Need to Create a Will Before Your Next Trip

Whether you’re a seasoned traveller or taking your first big trip, the key to a stress-free vacation is planning ahead. But before you start packing your flip flops and swimsuit, make sure you’ve got this one essential travel item: a will. Why do you need a will before heading out on your trip, you ask?…

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The Best Credit Cards With Mobile Device Insurance

Credit cards with mobile device insurance (sometimes known as credit cards with cell phone insurance) is a relatively new trend that’s come to Canada over the last few years. There used to be only two credit cards that offered it but a few cards have added the insurance to their benefits while a few new…

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11 Ways to Save on Your Home and Car Insurance

Price is often top of mind when buying insurance since it can be a huge expense for many people. However, many people hate paying for something they’ll hopefully never have to use. Plus, in certain cases (like car insurance), you’re legally required to have it. So, how can you get the coverage you need at…

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RBC life insurance

How $18 a Month Could Protect Your Family’s Finances

**This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of RBC Insurance. All opinions are my own. Over the last few years, my wife and I went through two significant life events that drastically affected our finances. We bought our first home in June of 2016, and our daughter was born in the summer…

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5 Ways to Protect Your Small Business in Canada

Owning a small business is a thrilling experience. Many people become entrepreneurs because they want to be their own boss. But, as things start to scale up, you need to protect yourself if you want to succeed. It may sound intimidating at first, but protecting your business interests can be simple as long as you…

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Always Keep Your Receipts When Travelling

As a freelancer, I always keep my receipts since I can claim many things for taxes. But there’s an argument to be made that everyone should keep their receipts. Receipts are provided to prove you’ve paid something. If you have a dispute about something, those receipts could mean the difference when making your case. When…

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disability insurance

Do You Have Disability Insurance?

Most of us understand the importance of life insurance, but what many of us overlook though is disability insurance. There’s a much greater chance that we’ll become disabled in our working years as opposed to us dying before the age of 65 so it’s a huge mistake to not have disability insurance. Disability insurance comes in a…

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10 ways to spend less money on insurance

10 Ways to Spend Less Money on Insurance

Insurance is one of those things that nobody wants until they really need it, but by then it’s too late to get. If you have liabilities or dependants and are not covered under a group plan, you probably need coverage. Walking around uninsured is not an option for most of us, so here are some…

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the factors that affect your life insurance premiums

Factors That Affect Your Life Insurance Premiums

Life insurance should be a part of everyone’s financial plan, yet it’s often ignored or forgotten. Having a policy in place is important because it’s meant to protect your loved ones financially in the event you pass early. So when should you get a life insurance policy? Well, that’s up for debate, but if you…

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