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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.

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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Do You Need Accident Insurance For Your Child?

No one wants to think about it, but serious accidents or illnesses can and do happen to our children. The last thing you want to think about if something happens to your child are the expenses. Child accident insurance provides protection that can help alleviate the...

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McDougall Family Fund 2019!

Our McDougall Family Fund is back for 2019! Go to our Facebook Page for full details. What is the McDougall Family Fund 2019 Contest? We are heading into our 6th year of our McDougall Family Fund Contest! That means another $5,000 is up for...

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5 Helpful Spring Home Cleaning Tips

Old man winter always seems to begin winding down in March and gets us excited for Spring time. Still, he may throw some more nasty snow or cold winds at us; however, we know the thaw will come and springtime will be here. When the warmer weather hits we need to take...

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Could Insurance Be The End Of The NFL?

The NFL is the worlds largest grossing sport by quite a margin, according to However, the worlds biggest sport may be in trouble. And the reason you ask? Insurance. It is terrible to think that one of our favourite sports would go away. But is that...

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Meet the Dougallers: Jonny Stewart

Meet the Dougallers features Jonny Stewart. Jonny is new to the insurance world and the McDougall Insurance team. He formerly worked as a manager at Golf Town and with his experience on the links he knew it would be any easy transition to the insurance world. After...

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Meet the Dougallers: Jason Schooley

Meet the Dougallers features Jason Schooley. Insurance has always been a part of the Schooley family. Growing up Jason's family owned their own brokerage and he has been involved in the industry ever since. His sister Megan also works in the industry and has joined...