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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.

Why get boat insurance with McDougall Insurance?

Do you have a boat? Is it currently insured? If you answered yes to the first to the first question, you can benefit from getting boat insurance with McDougall Insurance. If you answered yes to the second question, McDougall Insurance can get you increased value,...

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How to read a Declaration Page

Do you Read Your Insurance Policy? The answer to the above question is probably not - and who could blame you? Insurance policies are wordy, complex and written entirely in legalese - making it very hard for someone who hasn't been licensed in insurance to understand....

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Where is McDougall Insurance?

McDougall Insurance was founded in 1946, and over the course of nearly 70 years, has grown from a small 4 person office in downtown Belleville to being the largest insurance broker in Eastern Ontario. With us being spread out across the province, you may find yourself...

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Welcome Schooley Insurance to the McDougall Insurance Team!

As of Saturday June 1st the McDougall Insurance Family adds another member! We acquired the Crain and Schooley book of commercial lines business in Perth and Carleton Place. As part of this transaction we have opened a new office in Perth at 8 Wilson Street West,...

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5 Tips To Prevent Your Basement From Flooding

Basement floods are quickly becoming one of the biggest issues for insurance companies and property owners alike. If you have ever experienced a basement flood or water damage you already know how stressful it can be. With the changing weather patterns and frequency...

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Pink Insurance Card Going Digital in Ontario

You may have heard some rumblings or been exposed to some advertising about the pink liability insurance slips becoming available on your smartphone or digitally. Consumers have found the old method of carrying a physical pink card with them a hassle. You rarely need...