The importance of home insurance for tenants
Home insurance for tenants is important and inexpensive. If anything happens, you’ll be covered should you lose everything you own or be held liable to compensate your neighbours.
Transferring your mortgage: what you need to know
When selling your home to buy another, you may consider transferring your mortgage. If you do so before your mortgage matures, you can avoid penalties.
Renewing your mortgage: What you need to consider
The renewal of your mortgage is the best time to renegotiate its terms and conditions. Here are a few things to think about when it’s time to renew.
Renewal and assessment
Renewing a mortgage is a defining moment from which you can benefit. Take this opportunity to look at your financial situation and your objectives.
Buying your first home
Buying a home is one of the biggest purchases you will ever make. Being prepared will make the process easier and help you make educated choices.
Spring cleaning tips and tricks
The warm weather has finally arrived and that means it’s time for spring cleaning! Get organized, tidy up and start the new season with a spotlessly clean house.
Hot tips for BBQ safety
The summer season has arrived! Discover our tips on how to enjoy your BBQ safely, all summer long.
Tips and tricks: How to find the perfect apartment
Looking for a new place? Trying to find the perfect apartment? Here are some important things to keep in mind to help with your search.
Does your insurance company cover fire department charges?
Did you know…that in a fire, you may be charged for the fire department’s response? See in which situations your insurance company covers these costs.
Mortgage loans and credit
Does someone who has never had debt and who pays everything off in cash have excellent credit when it comes to purchasing a home? Here’s the answer from our expert, Marie-Ève.
Transferring a mortgage
Myth or fact?—You’re selling your house and buying another: do you need to pay off your mortgage and pay a penalty?
How to prevent water damage
Water damage represents nearly 50% of home insurance claims. Here are some tips to avoid unpleasant surprises.
Tips to help you pay back your mortgage sooner
Our expert, Stéphane, gives you three tips to reduce your amortization period and save on mortgage loan interest.
Tips for lowering your electricity bill this winter
Does the deep freeze cause you to worry about your electricity bill? Don’t panic! Here are seven tips to help you reduce your electricity consumption.
How to reduce the risk of theft
Whether you plan to be away from home for an hour or a week, discover a few good habits to reduce the risk of burglary.
Social media: a burglar’s ally
These days, social media is a very useful tool for burglars. See how you’re giving them important information without even knowing it.
New Year’s resolution: making your home “greener”
Do you want to have an eco-friendly home but the idea of investing time and money is discouraging? Here are five tips to help you have a greener home for not a lot of money.
What you need to know about wood heating
With the cold weather upon us, discover four interesting facts about wood heating and home insurance
Survival guide for a successful holiday season
As Christmas approaches, read our guide to a worry-free holiday season and learn how to avoid inviting theft and other unwanted mishaps.
Is your Christmas tree safe?
With the holidays approaching, you’ll probably soon be decorating your home. Read our tips for making your Christmas tree safer to reduce the risk of fire.
How to avoid the four main causes of fires in the home
Whether you live in a house, a condo or an apartment, learn the four main causes of fire in home insurance and our advice on how to avoid them.
Preparing and storing your barbecue for the winter
Fall is on our doorstep and it will soon be time to store your barbecue. Learn how to clean your barbecue and tips for properly storing it during the winter.
Am I covered under my parents’ insurance?
Are you moving away from home to attend school? Here is what you need to know about insurance so you can focus on your education with peace of mind.
The ABCs of mortgage loans
Are you getting ready to buy a home? To help you, our experts, Marie-Ève and Stéphane, present the basic notions you need to know about mortgage loans.
The benefits of mortgage insurance
Let Stéphane tell you about the benefits of buying mortgage insurance with an insurance company.
Quick reference – Your home insurance quote application
Make sure you have the information below on hand if you are moving into your first home or if you are renewing your home insurance.
Choose home insurance adapted to your needs
Whether you are a homeowner or a renter, here are our tips to help you with your home insurance quote application.
Why do I need insurance if I am a tenant?
If the decision to insure the building is the owner’s, then the decision to protect yourself and insure your belongings with home insurance is yours.
How to reduce my home insurance premium
Learn which factors have an impact on your home insurance premium and read our tips to help you lower your premium.
Tips for peace of mind on vacation
Are you planning to be away from home for a while? Here are some tips to help you secure your home when you’re away and enjoy greater peace of mind.
Fixed or adjustable rate mortgage?
One of the most important choices when you buy your first home or renew or refinance your mortgage is whether to lock in a fixed interest rate or opt for an adjustable rate.