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Carjacking: How to protect yourself

Across Canada, rates of reported carjackings are rising. According to Équité Association, around 80,000 carjacking cases were reported in the past year. As a precaution, police are warning drivers to stay…

Electric Vehicle Insurance Discount

Electric Vehicle Insurance Discount | Ontario Aviva Insurance is combating climate change and protecting our planet with a goal to be net-zero carbon by 2040. As part of their action…

10 tips for a safe winter road trip

It’s no secret that many Canadians like to fly to warmer destinations for a little snow-free R&R in the winter months. But this winter, most of us will be staying…

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Back to school road safety

Welcome back! School is back in session! lots of excitement in the air and the roads will be busy.  What better time than now to take a glance at road…

my Drive | Intact Insurance

Earn up to 25% off insurance with my Drive. How to save on car insurance?  Go digital! Consider Intact my Drive to help you save money. Safe basic driving skills…

Ontario | Top 5 Summer Road Trips

With all the challenges of life during a pandemic, many of us have been stuck inside all year and are dying to leave the house to find an oasis.  Fortunately,…

Do vehicle modifications affect your car insurance?

When it comes to your vehicle, a “modification” is anything that alters its appearance or the way it drives. From purely cosmetic to performance-enhancing, vehicle modifications can include things like…

No Need for Speed

#DriveSafe Have you ever wondered, what will that ticket I just got on the highway do to my insurance? How much will it go up? Should I be worried? Well,…

Spring Drive Safe Tips!

Mathew Harris

Finally spring is here! The days are getting longer and we are actually able to see the sunrise and sunset depending on where you live in the city.  We all…

COVID-19

COVID-19 | HBG Update Updated: March 26, 2021 The Highcourt Breckles Group of Companies cares about the well being of our customers, employees and the communities we support.  During this…

Understanding Car Insurance Premiums

Chris Coniglio

So you received your car insurance renewal and the price has gone up – for no reason! Right?  Well there are a few reasons.  Most of the reasons come from…

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Reporting a car accident

Getting into an accident is an extremely stressful situation and something we would prefer avoiding entirely.  Unfortunately, accidents happen and Highcourt Breckles Insurance Brokers has some good tips to keep…

“Do Not Disturb” while driving

Surprising statistics continue to bring attention to distracted driving and nearly 3 out of 4 Canadian drivers admit to driving distracted.   According to the government of Ontario’s distracted driving statistics,…

What do brokers do?

Chris Coniglio

Why choose an independent broker? In Canada, it is highly recommended to have insurance coverage and in some cases mandatory.  There are several ways you are able to buy insurance. …

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Traveling With Your Pet

Car safety tips when traveling with your Pet Check the regulations. If you live in Ontario, there may be different laws depending on where you are travelling that require you…