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Dec 16, 2014, 10:40 ET

Economical and its employees raise the bar with nearly $620,000 for United Way agencies across Canada

WATERLOO, ON, Dec. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Across the country, employees at Economical Insurance dug deep and pledged more money than ever in support of...

Dec 04, 2014, 10:53 ET

Economical named Canada's Best General Insurance Company for 2014 by World Finance magazine

Second consecutive year Economical has won the award WATERLOO, ON, Dec. 4, 2014 /CNW/ - World Finance magazine has named Economical Insurance as...

Nov 20, 2014, 09:02 ET

Dartmouth resident wins 2015 Ford Escape from group insurer Economical Select and MCT Insurance brokers simply for asking for a home & auto insurance quote

DARTMOUTH, NS, Nov. 20, 2014 /CNW/ - All Brian MacKeigan did was pick up the phone and ask insurance broker Macdonald Chisholm Trask Insurance...

Sep 18, 2014, 12:55 ET

Strengthening women's leadership a priority at Economical Insurance

Women's Leadership Network a key pillar in Economical's diversity strategy WATERLOO, ON, Sept. 18, 2014 /CNW/ - The fifth annual...

Aug 11, 2014, 14:00 ET

Economical Insurance launches national processing centre in Kitchener

WATERLOO, ON, Aug. 11, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, Economical Insurance, one of Canada's leading property and casualty insurers, achieved a major milestone...

Jul 22, 2014, 13:00 ET

Economical crushes two stolen SUVs recovered from organized crime

Action taken to protect safety and financial security of consumers HAMILTON, ON, July 22, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, Economical Insurance took the...

Jul 10, 2014, 08:55 ET

Economical Insurance Selects Guidewire System for Policy Administration

Guidewire PolicyCenter® to help Economical improve productivity and enhance customer service WATERLOO, ON, July 10, 2014 /CNW/ - Economical...

Jun 24, 2014, 14:37 ET

Economical Insurance announces election of directors

WATERLOO, ON, June 24, 2014 /CNW/ - Economical Mutual Insurance Company today announced that John Bowey, Elizabeth DelBianco, Barbara Fraser and...

Jun 23, 2014, 06:51 ET

Amendments to Insurance Companies Act enacted as part of budget implementation bill

Significant milestone in the implementation of a framework for P&C insurance company demutualizations WATERLOO, ON, June 23, 2014 /CNW/ -...

Jun 10, 2014, 16:24 ET

Economical Insurance strengthens senior leadership team in Western Canada

Cheryl Edmunson appointed new vice-president, sales and distribution, British Columbia VANCOUVER, June 10, 2014 /CNW/ - Tom Reikman, senior...

Jan 21, 2014, 10:00 ET

Max Weis appointed vice-president, corporate development at Economical Insurance

TORONTO, Jan. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - Economical Insurance is pleased to announce the appointment of Max Weis as vice-president, corporate development...

Dec 26, 2013, 12:26 ET

Economical Insurance® support of Junior Achievement helps young Canadians prepare for a successful future

TORONTO, Dec. 26, 2013 /CNW/ - Junior Achievement of Canada and Economical Insurance® are pleased to announce their renewed partnership...

Jul 18, 2013, 09:34 ET

Economical Insurance helping Canadian Red Cross deliver emergency preparedness training for 11,000 Canadians

New multi-year partnership with commitment of $450,000 over three years WATERLOO, ON, July 18, 2013 /CNW/ - Recent flooding in Alberta and...

Jun 28, 2013, 11:43 ET

Beware of flood-damaged vehicles from Alberta warns Economical Insurance

WATERLOO, ON, June 28, 2013 /CNW/ - Economical Insurance is cautioning consumers who are looking to buy a used automobile to be aware that...

Sep 25, 2012, 11:51 ET

Economical Insurance® invests $100,000 to prepare young Canadians for their future success

Support will increase Junior Achievement's Economics for Success reach and impact for Canadian students TORONTO, Sept. 25, 2012 /CNW/ - Junior...

Aug 23, 2012, 13:54 ET

Economical Insurance reports financial results for Second Quarter 2012

Grew gross written premiums by 3.1% Improved underwriting results by $24.7 million Improved combined ratio by 6.0 percentage points to 93.6%...

Apr 16, 2012, 09:00 ET

Economical Insurance corrects media report

WATERLOO, ON, April 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - The Economical Insurance Group today issued the following statement in response to an April 14 article...

Apr 03, 2012, 09:30 ET

Privacy breach: Is your business ready to manage one?

Economical first in Canada to offer affordable, proactive service and coverage to help small and medium-sized Canadian businesses stay in...

Mar 06, 2012, 09:25 ET

Going away for March break?

Valuable advice from Economical Insurance before you go WATERLOO, ON, March 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - If you are going to be away from home during...