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By Glenn Cooper

Eerie sounds, spooky lights and jack-o’-lanterns aglow—extra efforts at Halloween will keep visitors coming back for both tricks and treats.  To keep the fun going, however, it’s important to plan your home’s scary set-up with safety in ...

Oct 20th, 2014

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When the weather gets cold each year many Canadians begin preparing to head south for the winter. Snowbirds are usually retired and have a second home in the southern United States, Mexico or Caribbean.

 

Oct 14th, 2014

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By Insurance Bureau of Canada

To help launch this year's Fire Prevention Week, the Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is reminding people of its top10 tips for preventing fire and saving lives.

 

Oct 8th, 2014

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By Glenn Cooper

 

You’ve noticed it—your daylight drive home is now a moonlight trip, you’re turning on the heat and your windows are rolled up. With the season’s cold temperatures and flurries on the way, drivers need to prepare their vehicles to ...

Oct 6th, 2014


Fall is upon us, which means beautiful seasonal colours and leaves crunching under your feet. Beyond the season’s splendour, for homeowners there is an array of chores to do around the home and yard.

 

Sep 29th, 2014

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By Glenn Cooper

Swimming in the lake and playing cards with the family on a rainy day -- cottage memories are fresh in our minds, but with the kids back at school and the days getting shorter, cold weather will soon be on its way.

 

Sep 22nd, 2014

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By Glenn Cooper
Part of being an educated consumer is asking questions when you make a purchase, especially if you are putting out a considerable amount of money. The truth is that while people often spend hours researching retail purchases such as a new Smartphone or pair of shoes, ...

Sep 15th, 2014

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Walking out of your home or coming out of the store to see that your car is nowhere to be found is a situation that no car owner wants to experience. Having your car stolen can happen to anyone.

Sep 8th, 2014


Do you always buckle up?  Whether in the back seat of a full car, in a quick cab ride, or behind the wheel, are you always clicking your safety belt shut?  We aren’t all doing it – according to Transport Canada, some Canadians are still riding in their vehicles without a ...

Aug 18th, 2014


(NC)—Is your cottage equipped to deal with extreme weather? With spring officially here and summer just around the corner, storm season is unfortunately upon us.

 

Aug 11th, 2014

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