Personal Insurance

Distracted Driving Fines have Increased

Distracted Driving Fines Increased

The existing fines and penalties for distracted driving have increased on January 1, 2019. If convicted, the penalty you face depends on the kind of licence you hold and how long you’ve been driving. Distracted Drivers with A to G licences If you have an A, B, C, D, E, F and/or G licence, you […]

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Direct Compensation Property Damage – What You Need To Know

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What is Direct Compensation Property Damage? Direct Compensation Property Damage (DCPD) is a mandatory component of auto insurance in Ontario, which covers damage to your vehicle and/or the contents of your vehicle where you are deemed not at fault in an accident. When does DCPD apply? If you are in a car accident where the […]

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What Factors Into My RV Insurance?

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You love your motoring lifestyle, the freedom of hitting the open road with valued possessions and modern conveniences at your fingertips; but how are you covering the risk of losing an investment as large as an RV? An RV can refer to a motorhome, campervan, caravan, mobile home or any other vehicle you can live […]

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What You Should Know About OPCF’s

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What is an OPCF? When you drive a car on Ontario, you are required to have a standard auto insurance policy. Your policy will include third-party liability coverage, direct compensation coverage, statutory accident benefits coverage, and uninsured automobile coverage. However, there might be times when you want to change, add, or reduce the amount of […]

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Northbridge Personal Insurance is now Northbridge General Insurance Corporation

To Our Valued Northbridge Policy Holders, This month you will have received notification via a letter from Northbridge Insurance stating your Northbridge Insurance Policy was insured by Northbridge Personal Insurance Corporation and as a result, they are streamlining their existing Northbridge Insurance underwriting legal entities into one company – Northbridge General Insurance Corporation, effective April […]

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Staying Safe in the Snow: Snowmobile Safety Tips

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With an abundance of snow every year for months on end, Sault Ste. Marie is considered a snowmobiler’s paradise. There’s nothing better than the feeling of zipping over packed snow on the trails or floating through fresh powder in the backcountry. Whether this is your first season on a sled or you have enjoyed the […]

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