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Insurance can be complicated and we get that! At McDougall Insurance it is our job to make sure our clients have the proper insurance protection and understand the different options available to them. Our insurance blog section is a resource to help make insurance less complicated. This section is designed entirely for you! Looking for more information about overland water protection for your home? Perfect, simply search for the topic and find out everything you need to know! Looking for the answer to a quick insurance question and don’t have time to read through a post? We’ve got you covered, just head to our Frequently Asked Questions section. Still haven’t found what you need? Give us a call, toll free at 1-800-361-0941, one of our brokers will be happy to assist you!

McDougall Insurance has been successfully operating for over 70 years. We have grown to include over 300 employees and offices, from Oshawa to Brighton to the Ottawa Valley and back. As the largest brokerage in Eastern Ontario, we represent over 50 insurance companies, offering you optimal selection and competitive rates.

We understand about maximizing your benefits so that you or your family can receive the best compensation if you crash your car, lose or damage your house and/or its contents, or become seriously ill and unable to work. Even your life can be insured so that your family is protected financially should anything happen to you.

6 Safety Tips for Driving in the Fog

Spring fog is nothing less than dangerous driving conditions for commuters. These cool evenings that turn into warm mornings bring fog advisory warnings from Environment Canada – warnings that are no small matter. No, it isn’t heavy snow, or heavy rains either, but...

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The Legalization of Marijuana & What It Means for Insurance

As the Liberal Party leader Justin Trudeau announces that Marijuana will be legalized by 2018, there are still a lot of unknown factors that are going to need more clarification from the party leader himself. These factors will also heavily affect the insurance...

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Ray Dassylva Does The Dip

Where to begin. Ray Dassylva has done a lot during his time on this Earth. Asides from being an insurance broker Ray contributes and volunteers to community initiatives and groups. I mean just check out the list: He has been the president of the Chamber of Commerce in...

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Hitting a Homerun with McDougall

Insurance isn’t always fun and we get that. But at McDougall Insurance & Financial we work hard to make our clients happy and try and have some fun along the way! In the last two seasons the Toronto Blue Jays have brought new life into the baseball world for...

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McDougall Family Fund Contest is Back!

Listen up Frugal McDougallers! The McDougall Family Fund Contest is back for it's fourth year. I'm sure you all know what that means right? Well, McDougall Insurance is awarding one local charity, non-profit organization or community project a prize of $5,000 towards...

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Distracted Driving, How Much Could It Actually Cost You?

Whether you're answering your cell phone, changing the playlist or sipping the coffee you made before work, it's distracted driving. Recently, insurance companies have changed their definition of a distracted driving offence from a minor conviction to a major...

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The Legalization of Marijuana & What It Means for Insurance

As the Liberal Party leader Justin Trudeau announces that Marijuana will be legalized by 2018, there are still a lot of unknown factors that are going to need more clarification from the party leader himself. These factors will also heavily affect the insurance...
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