May 21, 2022

Cottage Season Is Here! Protect Your Home Away from Home

Did you know that how you use your cottage or vacation home affects the type of insurance you need? Cottage insurance is not quite the same as home insurance, and having the coverage you need to protect your home away from home depends on a number of factors, including whether […]

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April 28, 2022

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

It’s almost that time of year again! 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 you […]

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June 16, 2021

How are insurance companies supporting you through COVID-19?

The first question our brokers were asked when COVID-19 hit in March of 2020 was, ‘what is my insurance company going to do for me during this time?’ And with Ontario subsequently dealing with wave two and wave three of the pandemic, we’re seeing the need for insurance companies to […]

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May 27, 2021

So you’re starting to grow your family. Congratulations!

We are here to help have those important conversations to make sure you understand what those ‘what ifs’ really mean.

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April 26, 2021

Buying your first home? All you need to know about property insurance

The whole process can be a bit overwhelming, especially for someone who has not experienced it before. Insurance Brokers represent a group of insurance companies offering hundreds of different products and services at the right price for their client.

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March 24, 2021

COVID-19, 365 Days later

On March 24, 2020, 80% of our staff began working remotely– for the first time in our history. Thanks to the efficiency of our IT Department and the support of our Management Team, we were able to provide our staff with a complete remote set up. When surveyed, 90% of […]

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March 8, 2021

Happy International Women’s Day!

Happy #InternationalWomensDay! We applaud and support those who #choosetochallenge, every day. Today, we celebrate all the women at McFarlan Rowlands who are expanding our future from behind the scenes and at the forefront.Our Operations Team is predominately powered by outstanding women, with some pictured here. Sarah Heiser – Director of […]

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December 8, 2020

McFarlan Rowlands employees give and additional $6500 to food banks across Southwestern Ontario

The end to the COVID-19 pandemic is not yet in sight. In a recent report, Ontario food banks predicted the amount of families reaching out for help will increase over the next six to 12 months. We believe in the importance of supporting the communities in which we work and […]

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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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