Ayr Farmers Mutual Offers Winter Tire Discount

Posted on October 20, 2015


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Effective January 1, 2016, drivers in Ontario who will be using winter tires this year will be afforded auto insurance discounts

The Ontario Ministry of Finance is mandating all insurance providers in Ontario to offer discounts, if an owner buys and installs winter tires for the cold season.

A vehicle is much less likely to get involved in an accident on an icy road if it has winter tires installed, so insurers discount consumers for being willing to lower the risk.



Ways to Make Your House Healthy and Safe

Posted on October 08, 2015

Your home should be a haven: the one place where your children will be protected from harm. Still, more than 3 million kids get hurt at home each year, according to Safe Kids Worldwide, a nonprofit organization devoted to preventing unintentional injuries. Young children can spend up to 90 percent of their time indoors, so a healthy home environment is critical -- and yet many hazards aren't obvious. Experts say that these are the most important preventive steps to take.


Home Maintenance: Fall Into the Habit

Posted on September 30, 2015

Too many homeowners make home maintenance an annual event. They often use spring cleaning as the only excuse to get things done around the house. In reality, proper home maintenance should be done year-round – even for a brand new home.




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