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  • What’s Next After Your Boat Insurance Quote?

    Posted in MD Advantage on Apr 08, 2021.

    There are plenty of factors to consider, and we’re strong proponents of the belief that you shouldn’t commit to a new marine insurance policy before you completely understand what you’re getting.

  • Is There a Creature Stirring in Your Boathouse?

    Posted in Benefits of Marine Insurance, MD Advantage on Mar 11, 2021.

    ‘Twas time to put the boat away, but there in the boathouse, a small creature was stirring - a raccoon or perhaps even a mouse.

    As we relax and settle into the holiday season, it’s easy to forget about your boat, safely snuggled away under its wraps or locked in the boathouse. However, as you’re feasting and getting warm in front of the fireplace, there may very well be some critters making themselves at home in your boat. You likely won’t ever know they were there, until you bring your boat out of storage, put it back on the water, and discover wires chewed, or that the seats have been absolu...

  • 5 Tips for Safe Late Season Boating in Ontario

    Posted in Safety Tips on Jan 14, 2021.

    Fact is that in Ontario, winters mean it’s the end of another season for boaters. When the temperatures drop, that’s usually when boats are put into storage.

  • Heading Out on Your Jet-Ski? Here’s Why You Need Insurance

    Posted in PWC on Dec 10, 2020.

    For those who want a little more excitement and freedom on the water, PWCs (Personal Watercraft) aka jet-skis or SeaDoos, is as close as you can get to flying right over the waves. There’s nothing to compare with the feeling of the wind streaming past your face, the lake spray at your ankles, and feeling like the entire lake is yours to explore. However, if you’re skimming over the waves without personal watercraft insurance, the only thing standing between you and a ruined day on the water is a little bad luck.

  • Emergency Towing: An Essential Part of the MD Advantage

    Posted in Benefits of Marine Insurance on Nov 16, 2020.

    It’s a beautiful day out on the water. Your cooler’s packed with snacks, you’ve got a few great co-pilots along for the ride, and you’ve found the perfect spot to cruise. What could go wrong? A few hours offshore, you find out. Maybe it’s the engine that goes. Maybe you forgot to top up your gas. Whatever the reason, you’re stranded, stuck bobbing in the waves. What do you do now? If you don’t have MD Marine Insurance onboard, you’d better hope there’s either a paddle in the storage compartment or one of your friends within radio range. However, if you do have MD Marine boat insurance, all you...

  • 3 Reasons Why Watercraft Insurance is the Best Co-Captain You’ll Ever Have

    Posted in Benefits of Marine Insurance on Nov 05, 2020.

    There’s nothing quite like seeing the sunrise on the waves, or watching the clouds roll overhead during a peaceful afternoon of fishing. It’s even lovelier if you have the chance to take some time on the water just for yourself but going out on the water alone means that you have to be responsible for whatever challenges arise. However, there’s a co-captain that will always be at your side without interfering with your day: watercraft insurance with MD Marine Insurance. Today, we’re going to examine why watercraft insurance is such a good idea to have onboard, no matter what kind of craft you’

  • Stranded On Dry Land

    Posted in Safety Tips on Sep 14, 2020.

    The numbers on the thermometer are slowly but surely climbing: a sure sign summer is on the way!

  • Home & Auto Coverage

    Posted on Aug 13, 2020.

    You might ask yourself, why should I insure my boat with a company that ONLY insures boats? It's part of my home and cottage insurance that’s good enough, right?