Why insurers want a credit check for insurance quotes

Why insurers want a credit check for insurance quotes

Not sure why an insurance company wants to run a credit check for insurance quotes? Checking your credit score for a home insurance quote is normal, but using a credit score to determine auto insurance premiums is not. In fact, using credit checks for auto insurance...
Things to consider when looking for a condo

Things to consider when looking for a condo

By Zoocasa Condo living is quickly gaining popularity, and is often the first choice for first-time buyers due to its relatively affordable price point, favourable locations, and convenient amenities such as gyms, pools, and social gathering areas. But buying a condo...
How insurance works with natural disasters in Canada

How insurance works with natural disasters in Canada

Natural disasters in Canada come in all forms, from ice storms in February to flooding in April to wildfires in August—and they can be devastating for your home insurance policy.  We all know that they can cause a hefty amount of damage to homes, properties, vehicles,...
Does insurance cover a burst pipe?

Does insurance cover a burst pipe?

It’s always at the back of our minds when we’re travelling in the winter, hoping we don’t come home to a broken water supply or some kind of leak in our homes: burst pipes. They suck. So, does insurance cover a burst pipe? You won’t hear yes-or-no answers too...