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Motorcycle vs. Auto Insurance: The Facts

With the costs of fuel and vehicles seemingly perpetually on the rise, some Ontarians may be thinking about riding a motorcycle i...

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How to Run and Insure a Business

Over the course of the pandemic, many Canadians realized that they didn’t want to have to rely on an employer for their inc...

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How Does Leaving For Vacation Impact Home Insurance?

ICD Insurance - How does leaving for vacation impact my home insurance? Planning a vacation is so exciting! You choose all y...

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Life Insurance Pitfalls To Avoid

ICD Insurance – Life Insurance Pitfalls to Avoid Investing in life insurance is one of the best things that you can do...

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Business Insurance For Your Equipment and Property

ICD – Business Insurance for Your Equipment and Property As a business owner, it is important that you have the right ...

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Does Cottage Rental Impact My Insurance?

ICD - Does Cottage Rental Impact My Insurance? Owning a cottage gives you a wonderful chance to escape the city life and jus...

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Understanding Tire Wear Patterns

ICD - Understanding Tire Wear Patterns The tires will eventually wear down as you drive your vehicle more. However, not all ...

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New Parent’s Guide to Life Insurance

If you have recently experienced the joy of welcoming a little one into your family, you know how important it is to provide for ...

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How Does Commercial General Liability Insurance Work?

When it comes to running our businesses, the majority of us try to be careful and make sure everyone involved is doing everything...

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Property Prevention - Protect Your Home from Floods

When spring comes in Ontario, it brings the warm weather and the glorious sunshine we’ve all been missing for months. These...

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Does Your Business Need Commercial Auto Insurance?

When running your business, you may need vehicles to help with deliveries, client appointments, or any number of other tasks. If ...

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Top Cost-Saving Home Improvements for 2022

As a homeowner, there are so many renovations you may wish to do to make your house the dream home you always wanted.  Howev...

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5 Questions You Should Ask About Life Insurance

Buying life insurance may feel a bit overwhelming: you may not know exactly what you need or how much coverage is enoug...

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How to Stay Safe if Your Vehicle Breaks Down in Winter

Having your car break down at any time is not ideal, however, a breakdown during the Canadian winter can be absolutely brutal bec...

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Winter Tires vs All Season Tires

Ontario winters can be brutal, so preparing your car to make it through the winter is essential. One of the biggest questions car...

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Commercial vs. Personal Auto Insurance

Do you know the difference between a personal auto insurance policy and a commercial one? Commercial vehicles aren’t always...

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Preparing Your Windows for Winter

Canadian winters are cold, and if you have windows that are not sealed properly, it can easily cause your energy bills to skyrock...

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Safety Tips When Decorating Your Home For The Holidays

With the holidays coming, decorating your home is exciting and is a great way to spend time with your family ahead of the holiday...

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How Does Age Impact Auto Insurance?

Many of us know that younger drivers have to pay higher insurance rates when they first get their license. Most of the cost is at...

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6 Crucial Things to Consider when Choosing Life Insurance

Life insurance may be something you’ve thought about but never really pursued because you weren’t exactly sure if you...

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What To Do If You Own A Vacant Home

When you're travelling and spending time at your vacation home, waiting for a new tenant for your rental property, or transit...

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Preparing Your Home for Fall

Part of being a homeowner is the maintenance you need to do for each season and the cleanup around the house. With fall comes col...

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When Is the Right Time to Buy Life Insurance?

Purchasing life insurance is something that is rarely on the top of one’s to-do list. Unlike home and auto insurance, there...

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Do I Really Need Tenant Insurance?

When you’re renting your home, getting insurance may not be at the top of your list because you believe your landlord will ...

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Tips for Driving at Night

Driving during the day means you can usually see everything clearly, and you are much more confident in the safety of your drivin...

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Renovate or Rebuild – What It Means For Your Insurance

One of the most overlooked steps when homeowners renovate is calling their insurance to update their policy coverage. Oftentimes,...

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Purchasing a New vs. Used Vehicle

Buying another vehicle is a major decision, especially since having a vehicle can impact the convenience of getting around and he...

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What To Do After A Car Accident

If you have ever been in a car accident, you know what a scary and upsetting experience it can be. Chances are you are going to f...

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How to Save Money on Home Insurance

As a homeowner, having a valid home insurance policy is vital in the event that major damages happen to your home or there’...

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Driving in the Rain and Tips for Driving Safely

The weather can be tricky, and sometimes a downpour comes out of nowhere when you’re on your way home or travelling by car....

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Life Insurance 101

At some point in your life, it is likely that someone has recommended that you purchase life insurance – whether it be to p...

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Should you purchase rental car insurance?

If you’ve ever rented a vehicle, you've probably been asked about whether you want to purchase insurance on the rental ...

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Spring Cleaning Tips

As the weather starts to warm up, many of us feel inspired to spruce up the house with a little spring cleaning. But did you know...

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How To Save Money When Your Teenager Starts Driving

Knowing that your teenager is getting behind the wheel can make you very nervous – and that’s a totally normal f...

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Home Insurance 101 for New Homeowners

If you are purchasing a home, one of the first things you will want to do is buy home insurance (in fact, it is unlikely that you...

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Winter Driving Safety

As the province begins to reopen after a six week stay at home order, more of us will be heading back to work and driving more in...

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5 Renovation Mistakes to Avoid in 2021

Many of us were happy to see the year 2020 go as it was a year fraught with difficulty thanks to the pandemic that we are all tir...

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Questions to Ask Your Insurance Broker

On the surface, it may seem like there is not much difference between one insurance policy and the next, but as you start to expl...

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The Best Winter Tires for the Season

The biggest reason why some Canadians choose not to put winter tires on their cars is that they already have “all-season&rd...

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Preparing Your Home for Winter

Even as we enjoy some of the last warm and sunny days of the year, the changing colours of the leaves and the crispness in the ai...

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Why is it Important to have COVID-19 Travel Insurance?

ICD Insurance is proud to announce that we now offer COVID-19 travel insurance which includes up to $1 million in coverage for me...

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Insurance and Safety Tips for Skilled Trades Workers

Skilled trades workers often work in more hazardous conditions than others as they frequently use heavy tools and machinery, work...

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What to Know About Buying a Car With an Accident History

When purchasing a vehicle, many Canadians go directly to the used car market, as the cost savings over a new car can be substanti...

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7 Tips for Fall Car Maintenance

Now that the cooler weather has started to arrive and the leaves are changing to beautiful yellow, orange, and red hues, it&rsquo...

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Saving Money on Car Insurance

If you drive a vehicle in Ontario, you need to have car insurance. But don’t assume that all providers or policies are the ...

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Home Insurance for Cottages

Your cottage is your home away from home. No doubt you’ve invested a lot to purchase and/or maintain your cottage over the ...

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Climate Change and Flooding

In recent years we have seen first hand the effects of climate change as the Greater Toronto Area, including Markham, Thornhill, ...

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Debunking Common Myths of Home Insurance

Home insurance is something that many people have and yet they may not know much about it. Ask your average homeowner what their ...

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COVID-19

With COVID-19 rapidly evolving as a pandemic, we at ICD Insurance Brokers are closely following the guidance of the Federal and P...

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Share the Road this Summer!

The summer months mean more bikes on the road! Always leave a meter between your car and bikers...after all, it's the law.

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Condo Special Assessment Fees

As a condo owner you're responsible for the maintenance of the building. Don't get caught off guard by special assessment...

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