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Winter Tire discount? Yes, please!

In October of 2015, the Ministry of Finance issued a statement confirming that all insurance companies including the Facility Association are required to provide a winter tire discount as of January 1, 2016. This was mandated by the Ontario Government in 2014 as part...

Ready or not, here comes winter!

Are you ready for winter driving? When it comes to driver safety during the winter months, and ounce of prevention can be worth a pound of cure. Preparing your vehicle, and adjusting some of your habits, can be the difference between a safe arrival, and a spin-out on...

UberX is here, but are the risks worth it?

UberX has been a trending topic in the news recently for its controversial competition with Taxi Associations, driver by-law infringements and safety. Much has been talked about regarding the increasingly popular ridesharing program, but how does UberX and auto...

Trucks a hot target for theft in 2014

Although most vehicle manufacturers would be thrilled to make a Top 10 list, Ford is likely not happy to be topping this list. The Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) recently released its list of the most popular stolen vehicles for 2014, and Ford trucks are topping the...