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Driving under the influence of alcohol is never a good idea. Research shows that drivers with a blood alcohol content (BAC) of 0.09 or higher are 11 times more likely to be involved in a fatal crash. Considering that your auto insurance rates are largely determined by your risk level, when a broker sees a… Read More

woman insurance broker

There are many different ways to buy insurance these days. Many people are now choosing to purchase insurance directly from an insurer, because they think “cutting out the middleman” (a.k.a a broker) is the way to go. Capital is here to tell you why that’s not always the case! Read on to learn what insurance… Read More

alberta prairies

Alberta is a beautiful and vast province; from the prairies to the rocky mountains, we’re lucky to live in such a picturesque place. While being landlocked keeps us from having to deal with disasters such as hurricanes and tsunamis, we are not exempt from other dangerous events. Read on as Capital highlights a few things… Read More

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The laws around auto insurance are simple, you need to have it to legally drive on the road. Home insurance isn’t quite so black and white. There are technically no laws mandating that you must have homeowner’s insurance. While it might feel good not to have that insurance bill pop up each month, there are… Read More

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Most people are familiar with the common coverages of motorcycle insurance – liability, collision, etc. But there are other coverages you can add to your motorcycle policy to customize it to your needs. Read on to learn about four coverage options you may want to consider adding to your policy this summer! 1. Accessories Coverage… Read More


As a business owner, you know that business involves a level of calculated risk. However, you also know that taking unnecessary risks doesn’t make much sense. Not having commercial insurance for your company definitely falls under “unnecessary risk”. Every business needs some form of commercial insurance. While levels of coverage will vary business to business,… Read More

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There is no shortage of insurance companies to choose from here in Alberta, so how do you know if you’re making the right choice? Read on for five tips from Capital Insurance Brokers that will help guide you through the process of choosing an insurance company. 1. Check Reviews It’s worth giving any insurance company… Read More

how much home insurance do you need?

Can a person have too much insurance coverage? The answer depends on your perspective. Insurance is meant to protect you and your belongings, so the question becomes, can a person have too much protection? Maybe – but many homeowners across Canada are still living with inadequate home insurance coverage. At the very least, it’s important… Read More