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Protect Your Home Away From Home Often the qualities that attracted you to your second home—the spectacular mountain views or sunsets over the ocean—are the same ones that can make insuring it more costly. If you’re investing in a second home, The Hull Group has gathered some...

Your home is one of your greatest assets and a significant long-term investment. As such, it’s vital to protect your home and its contents with adequate homeowners insurance. Nevertheless, recent research found that many homeowners lack proper coverage. In fact, nearly 2 out of every...

Who Should Continue Working From Home During the COVID-19 Pandemic? Remember to remain as flexible as possible with employees during these difficult and uncertain times. For employers that are either reopening in phases or allowing some employees to continue to work from home during the pandemic, the...

With today’s emphasis on corporate transparency and accountability, an organization’s directors and officers face a countless number of exposures. Regardless of your company’s size or mission, the legal costs associated with a lawsuit can be devastating for both the organization and your directors and officers. Many...

A company’s directors and officers have a tough job. When making decisions, they have to consider the best interests of employees, customers and shareholders, while also keeping in mind corporate best practices. If they have limited information and a short amount of time to make...

Should You Require Face Coverings or Masks in the Workplace? The Public Health Agency of Canada advises that face coverings should be worn in public, including places of employment. By familiarizing yourself with best practices related to masks and face coverings, you can help prevent the...

HOME How to Prepare for a Power Outage You can’t control the weather—but you can take proactive safety measures to protect your family and home against the threat of power outages. Consider these tips: Invest in a home generator. A portable backup power source can keep...

High-profile cyber attacks and data breaches at Sony, Honda Canada and Target have raised awareness of the growing threat of cyber crime—yet surveys conducted by Symantec suggest that many small business owners are still operating under a false sense of cyber security. Don’t Equate Small with...

HOME Lowering Your Hydro Bill This Summer Don’t lose your cool as the temperature heats up. According to experts, residential electricity sales are expected to increase by 3 per cent this summer because more people are working from home and social distancing. Consider the following tips to save...

Beware of These COVID-19-related Cyber Scams There are always opportunists who will act quickly to exploit a major event for their own gain while threatening the safety of others. The COVID-19 pandemic is no different, with cyber criminals aiming to take advantage of the confusion, distraction...