The Importance of Commercial Insurance for Your Alberta Business

Entrepreneurism is about risk, calculated risk, sweat equity risks, and the risk of stepping outside the norm and taking a risk in yourself. To mitigate these risks, commercial insurance is one of the most important investments you can make when starting a new company. The team at TSG Insurance understand that your commercial ventures need as much protection as your personal ones, and offer business policies that provide protection for a broad variety of perils and exposures your commercial venture faces in your day to day operations. Read more

The Importance of Commercial Insurance in Alberta

commercial insuranceSmall businesses are facing greater uncertainty in these increasingly unstable economic times so the right type of business insurance can provide peace of mind in both your personal and business life.

At Thomson Schindle Green (TSG) Insurance Company, we’re a full-service, independently-operated insurance brokerage and we understand that your business has many assets: vehicles, office space and equipment, inventory, an indispensable employee or partner, and most importantly yourself. To protect your business assets from potential risks, your business needs insurance. Read more

Christmas and Alberta Insurance

insurance coverage in albertaChristmas is a season of celebration, giving to your community, and of course, gifts. It can also be a season filled with family perils, and perils for your family. Because of these perils, and to minimize your risk of falling victim to any number of them there’s Thomson Schindle Green (TSG) Insurance Company.

TSG Insurance is a full-service, independently-operated insurance brokerage company that provides insurance policies from maximum to minimum coverage to meet your individual or business needs.

Statistics from The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) prove Christmas is one of the most dangerous times of the year, emphasized by 1,000 people each year suffering Christmas tree related injuries and 350 being injured by twinkling lights.

Other risks include fire from those lights and festive decorations, candles including menorahs, and chimney fires so have your chimney inspected by a professional and cleaned if necessary – and be careful. Ice and snow can weaken trees and damage roofs, so be aware and take steps to mitigate the risk. Read more

All About: Commercial Insurance in Alberta

commerical insuranceIf you’re in business, then you need to consider commercial insurance. According to, commercial insurance “is coverage for businesses for protection against potential losses through unforeseen circumstances like theft, liability, property damage, and for coverage in the event of an interruption of business or injured employees.”

As definitions go it’s pretty dry, uninspiring even but if you are in business you are already aware of just how easily “unforeseen circumstances” can make a mess of your day, and your balance sheet.

According to Canadian Business, you should consider getting insurance to protect your assets: vehicles, office space and equipment, inventory, an indispensable employee or partner and, most importantly yourself, from potential risks. While risks are part of business, so is being prepared for them. Read more

Choosing an Alberta Insurance Company

Like all independent insurance professionals, the staff at TSG Insurance want your business. That’s our business. However, at TSG Insurance, we understand that YOUR job in choosing an insurance broker or company is to protect you and your assets from the perils that life offers.

Whether you are looking for commercial, home insurance, or auto insurance, it is best that you choose for the right insurance company – one that will be there when filing a claim, who can help you through the process of returning your life to order. At TSG Insurance we get that and while we want your business, as your neighbors in Bassano, Brooks, Calgary, and Medicine Hat, we also want to ensure that you have the information necessary to make a wise investment into protecting your family and home with insurance.

Here are a few suggestions that we’ve learnt since opening for business in 1985, beginning with you, the person seeking insurance. The first thing to do is determine why you need insurance and for what. You should be able to specify whether you need auto, commercial, or home insurance. Before you sign the agreement, make sure that you understand the pros and cons of having insurance, terms and condition, as well as the policy’s specific coverage. Read more