Newfoundland and Labrador has a serious uninsured driver problem. And because of a provincial regulation called Section D, it's costing those who follow the rules as well.
By Insurance Hunter Team on Fri, 06/23/2017 - 11:55
By Insurance Hunter Team on Thu, 06/22/2017 - 11:37
The city of Red Deer is in a local state of emergency after a severe thunderstorm engulfed central Alberta. Wind gusts of over 100 km/h resulted in mass power outages and property damage across the region.
After announcing an indefinite leave of absence earlier this month, the co-founder and CEO of the popular ride share company, Travis Kalanick, has resigned.
By Insurance Hunter Team on Tue, 06/20/2017 - 12:25
Both Montreal’s Pierre Elliott Trudeau and Toronto’s Pearson International airports have refused to display an ad campaign from Flight Claim.
Flight Claim is a new company that fights to win compensation for wronged airline customers. For 25% of the awarded compensation, Flight Claim will fight with the passenger against the airline to ensure that they receive reimbursement for dealing with issues such as delays, cancellations and overbooked flights.
By Insurance Hunter Team on Mon, 06/19/2017 - 11:27
The City of Toronto, taking a cue from other popular tourist cities around the world, is looking to place regulations on services, such as Airbnb, that offer short term rental accommodations.
These proposed regulations aim to provide some stability to the Toronto market by:
The last thing a driver ever wants to see is an air bag inflating unexpectedly. Unfortunately, that's exactly what's been happening with a small number people behind the wheel of Dodge Grand Caravans made in 2011 and 2012.
By Insurance Hunter Team on Thu, 06/15/2017 - 13:04
Housing prices continue to climb on an annual basis. As of May the average cost of a house in Canada was $530,304, which is a 4.3% increase from May of last year. However, while housing prices have continued to rise, sales have dropped. April to May saw a substantial decline in Canadian housing sales. As reported by the Canadian Real Estate Association, sales dropped 6.2% in the month of May.
By Insurance Hunter Team on Wed, 06/14/2017 - 10:54
According to a new report put fourth by the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, the average Toronto mortgage grew by 11.5% in the fourth quarter of 2016 from the forth quarter of 2015. The average payment rose from $1,638 a month to $1,826. Vancouver also saw a substantial growth of 4.5%, bringing their average from $1,853 to $1,936.
By Insurance Hunter Team on Tue, 06/13/2017 - 11:15
In a study put forth by RethinkX, authors James Arbib and Tony Seba have boldly stated that many North American car dealerships will be out of business in as little as seven years.
Arbib, a technology investor, and Seba, a Stanford University economist, believe this sharp decline in the automotive industry will be in response to the rise of electric vehicles and ride sharing. Many others have predicted the eventual fall of dealerships, however, none have said that the end would come so quickly as Arbib and Seba.
By Insurance Hunter Team on Mon, 06/12/2017 - 10:14
The federal government is once again finding out that most big ideas often work better on paper than in practice.