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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.

McDougall Family Fund 2018!

Go to our Facebook Page for full details! Hey, Frugal McDougallers! The McDougall Family Fund 2018 Contest is back. We are now in our fifth year. I'm sure you all know what that means...

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Umbrella Insurance: The New Status Symbol

What is umbrella insurance? An umbrella insurance policy is simply an insurance policy that gives you extra liability coverage. It acts like an umbrella in that it can cover your home, your cars, your boat etc. and sits over top of all of these policies to protect...

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Insurance Fraud Driving Rates to Increase

“My insurance company raised my rates again this year!” “My premium just continues going up year after year.” “I haven’t had a claim so why is my insurance going up?”   The frustration around insurance premiums, especially as it relates to auto insurance, has been...

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Water Insurance Coverage

Water is one of life’s greatest gifts, but for as much beauty as it can give us, it can transition into a silent destructor in the blink of an eye.  Mother Nature can be a cruel old woman sometimes, and when she storms, it’s generally not pretty.  Our beloved water...

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Is Mortgage Life Insurance Worth It?

Buying a house is one of the biggest decision of your life, and can often be a daunting or overwhelming experience. And one of the biggest decisions that comes with buying a house is picking out a good mortgage. Often you will get your mortgage from a trusted...