Entries by Nicol Insurance

Consumer Alerts – Protect Yourself from Fraud

Mystery Shopper scam using Gore Mutual Insurance Company’s logo We would like to warn consumers about a mystery shopper scam involving the use of Gore Mutual’s name and logo.Fraudulent letters and cheques are being sent to consumers as part of a mystery shopper request. These cheques bear the name and logo of Canadian financial institutions. […]

Auto Insurance Changes

Automobile Insurance is changing in Ontario. Effective June 1, 2016, changes to the Accident Benefits portion of the policy are coming. To learn more, check out this short video and then call your Account Manager to discuss how these changes will affect you!

What is the difference between an Insurance Broker & Insurance Agent?

So you have all heard the terms Insurance Broker and Insurance Agent, but do you know what the difference really is?  As Insurance Brokers, we represents multiple insurers and are able to shop each market to ensure that you are getting the best value & coverage for what you are paying.  An Insurance Agent represents one […]

Battle in the Saddle 2013

We at Nicol Insurance are part of the Communities of Grey and Bruce Counties and as such want to help and give back to the communities we live in. So on October 26, 2013 we will be participating in Battle in the Saddle’s 10 hour stationary cycling challenge in Owen Sound. If you are able, please […]

Changes to Your Auto Insurance Rates

From the Insurance Brokers Association of Ontario: On August 23, 2013, Charles Sousa, Minister of Finance, Ontario, announced a targeted 15 per cent average rate reduction on Ontario auto insurance premiums.  The reductions are targeted to take place over a two year period – with an average of eight per cent reduction by August 2014 […]

Why do I need a Carbon Monoxide detector?

Carbon Monoxide is an colourless, odourless, and tasteless gas which is toxic when inhaled in high concentrations. It is produced by burning gasoline, propane, natural gas, wood, or other fuels. If there is any blockage which does not allow for Carbon Monoxide to be vented from your home you can be exposed to high levels […]