What’s New

Important Changes to Ontario Auto Insurance- June 1, 2016

Effective June 1, 2016, to help make insurance premiums more affordable, the benefits and coverages you receive in a standard auto insurance policy changed – some were reduced, and some options for increased coverage were eliminated or changed. When it’s time to renew or purchase auto insurance on or after June 1, 2016, the standard auto insurance policy you receive from your insurer will have the new lower benefits – unless you act quickly and contact your insurance representative to purchase optional coverages. We recommend the following things to make sure you know what you are getting, and get what you … Continue reading Important Changes to Ontario Auto Insurance- June 1, 2016

20th Annual Men’s Skins Spiel

We’re celebrating the 20th Annual Men’s Skins Spiel on Thursday, January 21st to Saturday January 24th, 2016. Entry Fee/Team: $200 To Mail or drop off fee or for more information please contact: Daniel Macsemchuk RR #1, Kakabeka Falls, ON P0T 1W0 | 473-9414 | dannimac@tbaytel.net Kakabeka Falls Curling Club Box 101, Kakabeka Falls, ON P0T 1W0 | 939-1391 | info@kfcurling.org

Join Our Kids Count’s Event

The theme this year is Our Kids Count Goes International.  Think about joining for either a sushi making party on May 21st, or a Nigerian feast on June 9th.  Only 10 spots available per evening, so book early!!  Tickets can be reserved and purchased on line at the link below. The evenings are a casual learning experience, hands on and so much fun.  Bring a group or come out and make new friends.  And of course bring your appetite! http://www.ourkidscount.ca/default.asp?pgid=14

Insurer Demutualization Update

Recent announcements at the political and insurer level have sparked a number of questions about demutualization and its potential impact. It’s important to highlight that the demutualization process has only just begun. Only proposed regulations have been released which means it’s premature to consider the outcome for customers as of today. IBAO is watching the mutual insurers and draft regulation process closely; once the regulations are finalized, they can review in detail. What is Demutualization?  The process that federally regulated mutual property and casualty (P&C) companies go through to convert into share companies. Until recently, there were no federal regulations … Continue reading Insurer Demutualization Update

Congratulations Samantha!

Samantha Milalus

We are very excited to announce that Samantha Mihalus has moved into the role of Account Manager with Jones & Associates Insurance. Sam has been with our office for over 6 years now. Within that time she has successfully completed her Canadian Accredited Insurance Brokers (CAIB) designation, and is currently working towards the Chartered Insurance Professional (CIP) designation.  We know that Sam will continue to offer her clients the professional and the personable approach when meeting any insurance needs.  Congratulations Samantha!

Newly Extended Hours

J&A Insurance is proud to announce our newly extended office hours to serve you better! Now Open: Thursday 9-7pm Saturday 10-2pm Regular Hours: Monday-Wednesday 9-5pm Friday 9-5pm or by appointment only. Be sure to take advantage of the new business hours and stop by to get a quote or make a change to your current policy.

Jones & Assoicates Welcomes Jordan Zuke to our Team

Jordan Zuke

We would like to introduce you to Jordan Zuke, the newest member of the Jones & Associates Insurance Sales Team.  Jordan brings knowledge of the insurance industry and a strong dedication of client service to our organization. Jordan is originally from Sault Ste Marie, Ontario, but is no stranger to Thunder Bay.  He spent his university days here where he graduated from Lakehead University with a BA in History and Geography and also completed his B.Ed.  He is a big sports fan and an outdoor enthusiast. Jordan is extremely excited to be joining Jones & Associates Insurance, and looks forward to … Continue reading Jones & Assoicates Welcomes Jordan Zuke to our Team

The Great Gingerbread House Build

4th Annual Great Gingerbread House Build

Come cheer on the Jones & Associates Jolly Jinglers, as they compete in the 4th  Annual Great Gingerbread House Build at the Valhalla Inn on Saturday, November 8th! Let the countdown commence! Over the next few weeks, our office will be accepting donations to sponsor our team. All proceeds raised are in support of Habitat for Humanity; such an excellent cause within the City of Thunder Bay and surrounding area. If you would like to make a monetary contribution to our team, and our cookie building efforts, please stop by our office to make your pledge or visit http://habitattbay.com/.  Any contribution of … Continue reading The Great Gingerbread House Build