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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...

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June 16, 2017 Fireworks and Home Insurance: Are You Protected?

Every summer, dazzling fireworks displays light up the sky from coast to coast to celebrate the birth of our great nation. With their twinkling bright lights and thunderous booms, fireworks are the highlight of many grand Canada Day celebrations. However, pyrotechnics can be extremely dangerous...

April 14, 2016 What Type of Business Insurance Do You Need

If you own a business, then you need to have insurance. Of course, the type and amount of insurance you will need varies based on what field you are in and what is required by law. There are a number of different types of business...

December 17, 2015 Motorcycle Riding Safety

The Right Gear. You also need to make sure you have all of the right gear when you are riding a motorcycle. This includes a high quality helmet that can keep your head safe in the event of an accident. Other safety gear includes quality shoes...