September 29, 2020

Why do insurance rates change depending on where you live?

At the core, insurance is about assessing your level of risk, and how much it would cost to get you back on your feet if you experience a loss. What is a risk?  A risk is the potential of something going wrong and is the main reason why people and […]

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June 25, 2020

Insure your home away from home!

We shop travel trailer and RV insurance for you. As travel restrictions remain in effect amidst COVID-19, your travel plans this summer might look a little different. We say, why not take advantage of discovering all the beautiful lakes, beaches and forests Ontario has to offer? Whether you want to […]

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June 18, 2020

What are Insurance companies doing about COVID-19?

Insurance companies are taking different approaches to COVID-19 assistance. That’s why a Broker is your best ally.

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June 12, 2020

We gave $8000 to food banks across Southwestern Ontario

From Sarnia to Kitchener, McFarlan Rowlands is showing support for the communities we serve. While Ontarians continue to face social and economic challenges during COVID-19, food banks are stepping up to ensure food can reach those who need it the most. We feel it is vital to show support to […]

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April 14, 2020

We’re still here for you: Update on COVID-19

Although our front doors may be closed as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to evolve, we want you to know we are still working tirelessly to ensure your insurance coverage is adequate and up to date. We are happy to inform you that insurance is deemed an essential service, which means […]

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March 17, 2020

McFarlan Rowlands Response to COVID-19

We take the health and well-being of our employees and clients very seriously. As we continue to monitor information and bulletins released from Health Canada, we believe it is our responsibility to reduce the spread of COVID-19 and help those who are most vulnerable. With the recent increase in cases […]

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December 3, 2019

Social Engineering Attacks: Is your business protected?

Social engineering scams, like the huge hit on Waterloo Brewing in November have been going on for years and yet, we continue to fall for them every single day.   Here’s a quick and dirty summary of today’s most common and deadly social engineering scams provided with insight from our […]

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September 6, 2019

Digital Pink Slips are coming to a smartphone near you

Drivers in Ontario now have the option of presenting a digital copy of their insurance slip. The Government of Ontario announced yesterday that digital pink slips can be used as proof of insurance, effective immediately. This announcement provides Ontarians the choice and convenience of displaying their proof of insurance using […]

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May 29, 2019

Top 5 Reasons (& more) for Risk Inspections

This post is brought to you by the team at Trillium Mutual Insurance Company. Thanks for partnering with us! Risk inspections are essentially a meeting between, you, your broker, and a professionally trained Risk Inspector, who performs a thorough review of your farm to identify hazards that could increase the likelihood of […]

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May 17, 2019

Boat Insurance? Here’s a guide to finding the perfect coverage!

So you’ve just bought your first boat! Congratulations! We’re lucky to live so close to our freshwater lakes in southwestern Ontario, with our summer playgrounds only a short drive away for many of us. At such an exciting time, the last thing you’re thinking about are any dangers or risks […]

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