Snow Tires: Offering Peace of Mind for your Alberta Car Insurance

There is no doubt about how harsh winters can be. When it comes to snowfall and ice, commuters often find themselves facing roads that have yet to be plowed or salted, yet they still have places to reach. There are some provinces that now offer insurance discounts for snow tires, but not all areas can take advantage of this.

Snow tires are now mandatory in parts of Quebec and British Columbia. In Ontario, insurance discounts for mounting winter tires on your vehicle begin on January 1, 2016. While Alberta has yet to follow suit, jurisdictional changes could force providers to pick up the discounting policy in the future.

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Is Your Home Insurance in Calgary Up for Extreme Weather?

Most people do not put too much thought into their homeowner’s insurance coverage after they buy it, that is, until they need it. If your homeowner’s policy is limited as to what types of calamities it will cover, you may be inadequately covered when it comes to the extreme weather of Calgary, Alberta.

The Importance of Home Insurance in Calgary

According to an article in The Globe and Mail, Alberta sees more insurance claims, but that is due to the extreme weather conditions this area is prone to. The Insurance Bureau of Canada said that 62 percent of losses reported were due to natural disasters and in 2012, those claims totalled more than $730 million. These disasters were not always dire emergencies, but often included:

  • Heavy rain
  • Winds
  • Hail
  • Flooding

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Get a Home Insurance Quote Online and Buy with TSG Insurance

Shopping for home insurance does not mean you have to call around or go in to order your policy. In fact, with TSG Insurance’s new online quote generator, you can go through the steps of setting up your quote, taking advantage of special offers and then deciding if you are ready to buy; all without calling in.

Online Quote for Home Insurance in Calgary—6 Easy Steps

The TSG Insurance quote generator can be conveniently found on our site. Simply select if you are shopping for home insurance. Then, follow these quick and easy steps:

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