PST Increase Q/A
May 31, 2017
The government of Saskatchewan are raising the PST to 6% and there extending the effective date for collecting PST on insurance premiums. The Date is August 1st, 2017.
How Much Is It?
Across all of Saskatchewan PST is now 6% instead of 5% because of our $1.2 billion deficit.
If The Renewal Date Is After August 1st, 2017 And I Come In Before...
How A Change In Occupancy Impacts Your Insurance
April 25, 2017
One of the most important changes that can happen to a home is an occupancy change. Many people don’t realize that if insurance companies aren’t notified of the change in occupancy within 30 days of it happening, their policy may no longer be active, and can indeed be voided. That is why it is very...
Insuring Your ATV & What You Need To Know
April 25, 2017
An ATV or All-Terrain Vehicle is a self-propelled vehicle that is designed for off-road use and includes vehicles such as mini-bikes, dirt bikes, all-terrain cycles, quads and off-road utility terrain vehicles.
In Saskatchewan, a person must be at least 16 years of age and hold a valid driver’s license to operate an ATV in any public...
Seasonal Property Insurance 101
April 18, 2017
With the beautiful lakes that Saskatchewan has to offer it is very common for most people to get away to seasonal locations or resorts during the warmer months. Commonly people have cabins, trailers, mobile homes, boats and motors, All Terrain Vehicles, and special belongings at these seasonal locations. Seasonal insurance is very common for this...
Insurance… Blah… Blah… Blah
March 1, 2017
The word alone usually shuts people’s interest down. Did you know one of the most searched things on the internet is insurance? It’s true! Why? Frankly it is because very few people actually understand it and they are searching for information. For some, all they know is cheaper is better, but when you ask them...
Swift Insurance Mobile App
February 1, 2017
Swift Insurance is very excited to announce its very own App. This FREE product will hopefully help make your life even easier when handling your insurance needs wherever or whenever while managing your hectic schedule. Get a real quote on the fly, submit a claim at midnight or save a trip into the city by using your phone...
Minimum Vehicle Insurance Requirements
January 26, 2017
Did you know that for certain license plate classes there is a legal requirement to carry additional insurance over and above what the Saskatchewan license plate offers? Did you know that failing to meet these requirements can result in your Saskatchewan plate insurance being void in a time of need or even in violation fines?
Albert Auto Insurance 101
December 28, 2016
What insurance is required to register a vehicle?
In Alberta, vehicle owners are required to carry liability insurance to a minimum limit of $200,000. Proof of this insurance (pink card) must be presented in order to obtain a registration and licence plate from Alberta Registries. Liability insurance, is the coverage that responds to damages you cause...
Special Event Insurance And Why You Might Need It
December 7, 2016
It is that time of year where many businesses and individuals will be hosting their holiday parties. These events usually take place at a public or private venue. When you are the host for these functions, did you know that you could be liable for any damages caused to the rented venue or to your...