September 7, 2021

Accident Forgiveness: Your “Get out of jail free” card

What is Accident Forgiveness? Your “Get out of jail free” card Let’s say McFarlan and Rowland get into an accident, one of them is holding a get out of jail free card while the other is not. This ‘get out of jail free” card in insurance terms is called accident […]

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August 10, 2021

Everything you need to know about Garage and Commercial Auto Insurance.

What is commercial/garage Insurance? So you’re a new owner of an auto repair garage – congratulations! There are so many things to consider as you get your business set up and operating. Don’t let the stress of being properly covered slow you down. Today, we’re sharing what we know about […]

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August 3, 2021

Exciting News! We are growing again.

Magenta Insurance Professionals Joins McFarlan Rowlands Insurance Brokers McFarlan Rowlands Insurance Brokers is excited to announce that Magenta Insurance Professionals, a niche insurance broker focused on children and youth activities, joined the team at McFarlan Rowlands on June 1, 2021. The acquisition adds two decades of experience in programs specializing […]

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July 7, 2021

Just bought your first car? Congratulations! Here is everything you need to know before you hit the road.

Whether it is a brand new off the lot or new to you Kijiji purchase, your first car is an incredible thing! That sense of freedom can not be put in to words but before you head out on the road, we need to take care of a few things! […]

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July 5, 2021

Small Business Insurance Part 2:

Have you started your own small business? Congratulations! There is so much unknown when it comes to what you need to protect in the case of an unforeseen loss. Let us take that stress off your plate, while you continue doing what you do best. In our experience, there are […]

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June 28, 2021

Small Business Insurance Part 1:

Every small business is unique and that makes finding the right coverage no easy feat. That’s why our experienced brokers take a consultative approach when it comes to finding you the best product for the best price. Before we begin, you need to know what you need to properly cover […]

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December 17, 2020

Here we grow again!

We are excited to announce that as of January 1, 2021, Hamilton Ward & Cathers Insurance Service Ltd. (HWC) will join McFarlan Rowlands. Both of our firms maintain the same values and strive to provide outstanding products and unsurpassed service to our clients.  HWC offers us the opportunity to expand […]

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December 3, 2019

Social Engineering Attacks: Is your business protected?

Social engineering scams have been going on for years, however, they are getting more and more sophisticated which makes them harder to detect.   Here’s a quick and dirty summary of today’s most common and deadly social engineering scams provided with insight from our friends at BOXX Insurance, the cyber […]

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May 10, 2019

Headed to the cottage? Here’s a guide to opening it up for the season!

Before you head out: Organize: It’s best to go at this task with a plan of attack. To begin with, make a checklist covering everything that needs to be done to get your cottage back in working order. This way you can make sure you don’t forget anything important. Once […]

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March 15, 2019

Flood Risk: Here’s what homeowners can do!

Homeowners are falling behind when it comes to protecting their homes from catastrophic events. As the frequency and severity of events increase across the country so should the preventative measures being taken by homeowners. This is especially the case when it comes to flooding. In fact, the number of homes […]

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