Alberta’s Carbon Tax & Edmonton Insurance Brokers

When Thomson Schindle and Green (TSG) Insurance Company opened its doors in 1985, Southern Alberta was a different place, with different values, and objectives. Today, economic and environmental perils are affronting Albertans on every turn, and while the intent is for a better future, it means paying for it today.insurance brokers edmonton

TSG Insurance can’t resolve the political and economic uncertainty in the world, but we can provide you with the comprehensive financial services and insurance policies for your needs so you can move forward with confidence. The only thing really guaranteed these days is that prices will go up, and in 2017 some Canadians are already feel the effects of the fight against climate change in their wallets. Confusion has become a common theme across Alberta as residents brace for the impact of the new tax.

Alberta’s carbon tax kicked in on January 1, 2017 – emissions from burning fossil fuels will be taxed at a rate of $20 per tonne. That increases to $30 per tonne in 2018, and is expected to keep moving towards the federal goal of $50 per tonne by 2022. The rate is based on the amount of carbon pollution released by the fuel when it is combusted, not on the mass of fuel itself. The province claims the policy will see Alberta’s emissions peak in 2020 and then decline by 50 megatonnes by 2030. Read more

Call Our Edmonton Insurance Brokers for A Free Quote

edmonton insurance brokersThe Thomson Schindle Green (TSG) Insurance Company or TSG Insurance has a quick and easy online tool to help generate an insurance quote for Alberta residents. The proliferation of online forms in recent years means comparison shopping and purchasing auto, home and motorcycle insurance online has never been easier. But what does it really mean and how can it help with your insurance rates?

At TSG Insurance, our conscientious Edmonton insurance brokers have pulled together this information to help you in both your understanding of this easy online tool and securing a free online quote for insurance in Alberta. The process has two steps: Read more

Energy Industry Solutions & Alberta Insurance

insurance brokersAlberta’s energy sector has a lot of moving parts and for small owner operators and industry professionals it means balancing competing interest to get the job done on time and on budget. You have a lot on your mind, worrying about your insurance coverage should not be one of them. According to the Oilmen’s Association, group benefits plans insure your most important assets – your health and your income – even if you are your company’s only employee.

That simplicity has now become a reality with Energy Industry Solutions from Thomson Schindle Green (TSG) Insurance Company, a full-service, independently-operated insurance brokerage that provides insurance policies from maximum to minimum coverage to meet your individual or business needs in Alberta. This type of insurance product is also known more broadly as business pack insurance. The good thing about business pack insurance is that it can help simplify your insurance needs by streamlining them. Read more