Monthly Archives: January 2013

Jewellery insurance

Most home insurance policies limit the amount payable for jewellery claims. $6,000 is a common limit found on many policies. Keep in mind that the jewellery limit is for all jewellery lost in a claim, and not for each item. Several pieces can exceed $6,000 quite quickly. Scheduling more [...]

January 28th, 2013|StraightTalk|0 Comments

Congratulations to Maria Giugovaz!

CCV congratulates Maria Giugovaz, Business Insurance Advisor, on her recent successful completion of her Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker (CAIB) designation. The Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker (CAIB) program is a four-part national designation program that [...]

January 24th, 2013|News|0 Comments

Repairing leased vehicles

Most of you have heard the advertised advantages of leasing a vehicle. Access to more expensive automobiles with affordable monthly payments and walking away from the vehicle after the 2-4 year lease term makes leasing an attractive alternative to purchasing. [...]

January 21st, 2013|StraightTalk|0 Comments

CCV Donated over $12,000 in 2012!

We are very pleased to announce that we have raised and donated over $10,000 to various charities in 2012. The list of charities receiving donations included Heart & Stroke Foundation, Peel Children’s Safety Village, Canadian Cancer Society, Breast Cancer “Cure Foundation” [...]

January 16th, 2013|News|0 Comments

CCV Announces New Website.

CCV is proud to announce the launch of its new corporate website. This engaging website straightforwardly delivers company information as well as the products and services we provide. In conjunction with our website launch, we are introducing a Facebook page, Twitter page and LinkedIn page [...]

January 14th, 2013|News|0 Comments

Ice dams

What causes ice dams? Ice dams form when the temperature fluctuates enough to cause frequent melting and freezing conditions. When ice builds up on the edge of the roof (often in your eavestroughs) and the snow above melts, the water can collect and flow back under the shingles [...]

January 3rd, 2013|StraightTalk|0 Comments

Replacement cost

What is replacement cost? Replacement cost is a provision in most homeowners and many business policies that reimburses you the full cost of replacing contents lost or destroyed as a result of a claim. This also includes HST unless you are an HST registrant business owner in [...]

January 3rd, 2013|StraightTalk|0 Comments