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08 Mar

Insurance Brokers Answer: “Can I let someone else drive my car?”

One of the most common questions we get is “is it ok to let someone else drive my vehicle?” The answer depends on who you are lending your vehicle to. For example, if they live with you, you need to disclose them as an operator in your household to your insurance company. Failure to do this could invalidate a claim.

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06 Feb

Protect Yourself: The Rise of Distracted Driving in Edmonton

It’s no surprise that drivers are far more likely to get into an accident when distracted by activities such as texting behind the wheel. Every day we hear about or even witness an accident that could have been totally preventable. Distracted driving became a ticketable offence in Edmonton and on all Alberta roads on September 1, 2011. On January 1, 2016, the penalty for distracted driving was increased to three demerit points and a $287 fine. Our auto insurance brokers in Edmonton at MBS Insurance Brokers Ltd. want to make sure that you understand distracted driving legislation. Knowing the law will help you and your family stay safe on the roads.

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30 Oct

Understanding Your Insurance: What to Do If You Back Into Your Own Garage Door

Generally when you file a claim, it’s against somebody else. But what do you if you have to file a claim against yourself? One of the most common incidents like these occurs when a driver backs into their own garage door. You might laugh, but we here at MBS Insurance Brokers Ltd know just how common it is to have to file a claim against your own auto or home insurance in Edmonton.

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18 Oct

Tricks and Treats: Drive Safe this Halloween!

Halloween is a time of year for fun games, exciting costumes and (of course) excessive candy. For that reason, it’s important for both trick-or-treaters and motorists to stay alert and stay safe throughout the night this Halloween. The last thing any driver wants is to cause an accident. Let the pros at MBS Insurance Brokers Ltd, your auto and home insurance experts in Edmonton, show how you can stay alert and ensure the safety of all the kids running around your street this Halloween.

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18 Oct

My Teenager Can Drive: Now What?

In Canada, we tend to think of learning how to drive as one of life’s great milestones and gateway to adulthood. For some reason, we assume that learning about auto insurance in the competitive Edmonton market is something you’ll pick up somewhere along the way. While your teen may be ecstatic about their newfound freedom, it’s the parent that usually has to remind them about the responsibility that comes with it. Here are a few tips for managing costs when your teen starts to drive...

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14 Aug

What You Need to Know About Multi-Car Accidents

A multi-car accident is, by definition, a collision involving three or more vehicles. At MBS Insurance Brokers Ltd. we understand how stressful multiple vehicle pileups can be. If you’re ever involved in a multi-car accident, you’ll be glad to have customized auto insurance in Edmonton from trusted insurance brokers to help you deal with the aftermath.

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