1. Homeowners Insurance And First Time Home Buyers: The Pros And Cons Of Homeownership

    Thinking about buying your first home? Whether you’ve recently been married or you’re single and looking to mingle with some real estate, there’s no doubt that buying a new home is a pretty big deal. Our homeowners insurance experts have said it once and we’ll say it again: buying a home is, for most people, the most expensive purchase they’ll ever make, not to mention the most valuable …Read More

  2. Educate Yourself: Don’t Repeat These Common Homeowners Insurance Shopping Mistakes

    In a rush to get homeowners insurance? You shouldn’t be. Just like finding the best deal on a new car or scouring the latest grocery bargains, you’re going to want to exercise some careful due diligence and shop around a little bit. After all, for most people, their home is the most expensive and valuable asset that they own. Therefore, it would only make sense to protect it by securing the ri…Read More

  3. Thinking About Buying A Home? Consider These Potential Home Insurance Risks

    Home shopping can be a long, drawn-out experience, but it can also be fairly enjoyable depending on what your tastes are and where your priorities lie. However, shopping for the right home can also be a dangerous game. Why? That’s because it’s really easy to start fantasizing about living in a particular house without actually knowing if it’s the right home for you and your family. After a l…Read More

  4. Useful Ways To Optimize And Save Money On Your Homeowners Insurance

    If you’re going to invest large sums of money in something as valuable as a house — new or old — simply put, you’re going to want to protect it. House prices range, of course, but you could be looking at a home that costs anywhere in the ballpark of $150,000 to well over a million dollars. The brilliance with homes is that there’s no such thing as a one-size-fits-all option; every home t…Read More

  5. Understanding The Ins And Outs Of Your Auto Insurance Policy

    You can’t drive around without auto insurance — this includes here in the greater Ottawa area, and in many other places around the world. Well, you can try to drive around as an uninsured driver. Sure, your car will still operate all the same, but you’re seriously setting yourself (and other drivers that you encounter on the road) up for a disservice. Not only is it illegal and unlawful to o…Read More

  6. Anticipating The Worst: Tips To Windproof Your Home

    Recently, the Ottawa-Gatineau region experienced a high-speed windstorm that left residents dealing with the aftermath of headache-inducing damages. From trampolines and playground equipment to barbecue grills scattered about in places where they shouldn’t be to broken windows and dislodged trees, it’s fair to say that we sometimes underestimate the sheer power of the wind. Recovering From A W…Read More

  7. The Aftermath of a Windstorm

    Last week-end’s windstorm whipped up a high number of property-damage insurance claims. On Saturday morning, May 5th, residents in the Ottawa-Gatineau region awoke to trampolines, trees, signage and parts of fences scattered across roads and yards. Here are some tips on how to move things along after a windstorm. Insurance companies sort out damage claims by severity. That means that someone wit…Read More

  8. Why Proper Coverage Matters: An Overview Of Our Personal Insurance Services

    If you’re a Canadian in the greater Ottawa area looking for insurance policies that cover just about every single aspect of your life, then you’re in the right place! Even if that description doesn’t fit you but you’re still curious about discovering the personal insurance options that Bradley’s Insurance offers, then, well you’re still in the right place. Personal Insurance In Ottawa …Read More

  9. How Are Your Auto Insurance Rates Calculated? Here Are Several Factors To Consider

    When it comes car insurance in just about any part of the world, there’s really no such thing as “universal” car insurance. Naturally, it’s going to cost a lot more to insure a 2018 BMW M3 as opposed to a 1998 Geo Metro. In fact, insurance companies might pay you to drive the Geo around. Jokes aside, you may have insured one of your vehicles before, or just your sole vehicle, only to scrat…Read More

  10. Get The Best Auto Insurance Rate By Steering Clear Of These Common Driving Mistakes

    What would driving your car around without a good auto insurance policy be like? Nerve-wracking, to say the least — and flat-out illegal. Sure, the mechanics, electronics and every other practical aspect of your car would work A-OK, but what if you got in a wreck? Whether or not the accident was your own fault, you’d still be out of luck. Needless to say, from a legal, practical and all-around…Read More