August 28, 2015

RBC Insurance - August 28, 2015 - Consumer information, Education, Families, Parenting and Children, Finance and Business
For parents and post-secondary students making final arrangements to return to school this fall, there are a lot of things to think about. For those students who are living on their own for the first time, the “to-do...

June 16, 2015

RBC Insurance - June 16, 2015 - Has attachments - Environment and Nature, Families, Parenting and Children, Finance and Business, Health and Safety, Home and Garden, Seasonal, Sports and Leisure, Travel
Martha McCabe spends hundreds of hours in the water each year. She is one of the world's fastest swimmers. Yet despite international success in the pool, the Canadian Olympian still respects the danger water can bring.

April 28, 2015

RBC Insurance - April 28, 2015 - Consumer information, Families, Parenting and Children, Finance and Business, Health and Safety, Home and Garden
Extreme weather events are on the rise in Canada with heavy rainfalls, severe snowstorms, ice storms and floods increasing in prevalence and intensity across the country. Weather events that used to occur every 40 years are now...

October 15, 2014

RBC Insurance - October 15, 2014 - Automotive, Education, Finance and Business, Health and Safety
While an RBC Insurance survey shows that nine-in-10 parents rate their teens as fairly good drivers, many teenagers still fall prey to common driving misconceptions. “Being a teenage driver isn’t always easy. You...

September 15, 2014

RBC Insurance - September 15, 2014 - Général
Statistics show that on average, fire kills eight people each week in Canada, with residential fires accounting for 73% of these fatalities[1]. It’s important for Canadians to understand that most house fires are...

June 17, 2014

RBC Insurance - June 17, 2014 - Consumer information, Finance and Business, Health and Safety, Travel
Most people think about getting travel insurance for a vacation to Europe or the Caribbean.  But even though approximately 32 million Canadians drove to the United States for the day in 2013[1], when it comes to weekend...

June 6, 2014

RBC Insurance - June 6, 2014 - Consumer information
Summer means family getaways, camping trips and time spent gardening but it’s also the ideal time to inspect your house and property for those cracked window and door caulking, leaf-filled gutters and broken shingles. 

March 14, 2014

RBC Insurance - March 14, 2014 - Consumer information, Families, Parenting and Children, Finance and Business
It’s never too early to start planning for your retirement. However, many Canadians nearing retirement don’t yet have a plan in place and are worried about their financial future. In fact, 48 per cent of pre-retirees...

March 13, 2014

RBC Insurance - March 13, 2014 - Consumer information, Families, Parenting and Children, Finance and Business
Annuities are a stable and important part of retirement planning with many benefits attached to them, such as a guaranteed payout and no annual fees. “Annuities have played an integral role in retirement planning for years...

October 21, 2013

RBC Insurance - October 21, 2013 - Consumer information, Environment and Nature, Home and Garden
Winter can provide a much-needed respite from the sweltering summer temperatures, but it can also bring severe storms which can cause havoc on your home and cost a lot of money in repairs.