Author: Jen Macleod

November 8, 2018 Top Tips for Recent Empty Nesters

While it’s a big transition, an empty nest doesn’t have to leave you with a heavy heart. Whether you’re excited to embrace the freedom, or sad to see the last of your brood go, you will need to prepare for some changes in your financial...

September 28, 2018 Closing Up Camp for the Season

School’s back in session and the days are getting shorter. Autumn is right around the corner, but before you close the door on cottage season, make sure you take some steps to ensure your property is tip-top for next summer. Spring Autumn Cleaning First on your checklist:...

August 17, 2018 Your Insurance Need-to-Knows When Turning 25

A lot of things can change at age 25. You may be graduating from school or perhaps pursuing a second degree; you may be moving from residence or your parents’ place to a new apartment; maybe you’re even considering taking out a mortgage. As your...

November 30, 2017 Life Insurance versus Mortgage Insurance – What’s right for you?

Owning a home is one of the biggest assets for most families, so making sure that investment is protected is critical.  Insurance is the obvious answer for protection, but what is less obvious is whether you should buy mortgage insurance on the mortgage itself or...

October 13, 2017 MacLeod Lorway Makes Executive Team Changes

  Stuart MacLeod, President and CEO, is pleased to announce the following changes to the executive team.   Louise King, CAIB (Hons) After 46 years at MacLeod Lorway, Louise King, Chief Operating Officer, is retiring December 21, 2017.   A native of Little Pond, Louise now resides in ​Long...

September 19, 2017 The top 5 myths about condo insurance, busted!

So, you’re finally ready to buy that condo you’ve been dreaming about — and it’s time to shop for a condo insurance policy. Before you take the plunge, let us make it a little easier by breaking down five of the most common myths about...