Business Excellence Awards Nomination

Posted on: January 11th, 2017 by Ives Insurance Brokers

We are so proud to announce that Ives Insurance has been nominated as a finalist for Mid-size Company of the Year at the 27th annual Business Excellence Awards. We are honoured to receive this nomination and look forward to the results in April. Finalists announced for Business Excellence Awards

Happy New Year

Posted on: January 5th, 2017 by Ives Insurance Brokers

Happy New Year to all! We have some exciting news to announce! Ives Insurance Brokers has been awarded one of the top brokerages in Canada by Insurance Business for 2017. We are so proud  and honoured to have accomplished this yet again, and could not have done it without the great team of staff we […]

Ives Helping Hands

Posted on: December 15th, 2016 by Ives Insurance Brokers

Ives Helping Hands outdid themselves yet again! Look at all the toys, clothing, toiletries etc. we were able to purchase with the generous donations of all our employees and our owners Jeff and Jane Ives. These items will be donated to our local Salvation Army for families in need during the holiday season. Thank you […]

10 Ways to Protect Your Home While Away

Posted on: October 27th, 2016 by Ives Insurance Brokers

It’s a great time to prepare your home for the winter, especially if you’re about to leave town for the holidays. Here’s how to protect your home for the winter – and get some valuable homeowners-insurance discounts at the same time. Many homeowners-insurance claims in winter are caused by frozen pipes, which can result in […]

Auto Insurance Premiums Based on How You Drive

Posted on: September 27th, 2016 by Ives Insurance Brokers

Do you feel as though you’re paying too much for your car insurance because of everyone else’s driving habits while you’re a model driver? Telematics could help lower your premium – depending on how you drive. This in-car device uses GPS and a mobile data connection to monitor your driving style such as speeds you […]

Winter Driving Tips

Posted on: September 27th, 2016 by Ives Insurance Brokers

Winter driving can sometimes be a daunting task, especially when conditions are snowy or icy. Follow these steps to keep yourself safe and collision free during the next few blustery winter months. Step 1: Make sure that your vehicle is prepared for winter driving. Winter tires are a good option, as they will provide greater […]

Prevent Water Damage!

Posted on: September 27th, 2016 by Ives Insurance Brokers

There are many preventative measures that a client can do to their home to help prevent water damage claims. Downspouts connected to weeping tiles are disconnected and are extended 6 feet or more away from the house. The sump pump discharge pipe extends more than 6 feet from the house. A water proof membrane is […]

Sewer Back Up – Insurance is Evolving

Posted on: September 27th, 2016 by Ives Insurance Brokers

What is Sewer Back-Up? Sewer back-up occurs when the city or municipal drainage system overflows and sends water back through the pipes and into your home. This may happen for a variety of reasons, but the most common is a great deal of water from rainfall or snow melt overwhelming the system. It can also […]

Winner of the ICTA 2014 Award

Posted on: September 27th, 2016 by Ives Insurance Brokers

At a ceremony on March 17 at Insurance-Canada.ca Technology Conference in Toronto, Ives Insurance Brokers Ltd, took the top prize in the Distributor category with the successful implementation of a consumer portal , allowing consumers secure 24/7 access to information in the broker’s management system.  Keal Technology and Quindell were recognized as Ives’ partners in […]