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Keeping it Simple: How-To Tips for a Healthy and Safe Christmas Tree

There’s nothing like bringing a natural Christmas tree home and decorating it with family and friends. These trees are symbolic of the season and bring back old memories — and who doesn’t love the smell of a fresh Christmas tree? Even candles can’t quite replicate this special holiday scent!

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Investing in Tomorrow's Leaders: Sask Girls United and Sandbox Leading the Way

On Thursday, October 12th, 2023, Sandbox Mutual Insurance attended the annual Insurance Brokers Association of Saskatchewan (IBAS) Convention & AGM in Saskatoon. The IBAS convention is an annual two-day event where various vendors in the insurance industry set up trade show-style booths to promote new products and services, exhibit their brand, and network with others in the province.

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Safety Tips for Driving in the Snow

Winter driving can seem daunting, especially when considering heavy snowfall, icy roads, blizzards, or all of them at the same time, but it doesn’t have to be. Whether you’re the one driving or sitting in the passenger seat, anyone can be prepared in the case of an emergency on the road.

This winter, prepare for the worst and feel peace of mind by having the right essentials in your back pocket. In consideration of National Safe Driving Week occurring annually in December, here are some tips from Sandbox on how you can prevent losses and be safe when driving this winter.
 

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Auto Insurance Hacks: Maximize Coverage, Minimize Costs

While car insurance premiums are dependent on a variety of factors, policyholders usually strive to maximize their coverage and pay less, and why shouldn’t they? With insurance premiums, however, it can be hard to find the best bang for your buck as the determination of premium cost is based on risk. Several factors can affect risk calculation, including region, driving history, make and model of vehicles, and more. 

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The Power of Prevention: Defending Your Home Against Carbon Monoxide

Every home should be equipped with at least one carbon monoxide detector on each floor, including the basement, and here's why…

A carbon monoxide detector can not only save your life but also signal slow leaks that could cause you long-term bodily harm. Even minor symptoms like drowsiness, nausea, and headaches can be indicative of a larger problem lurking in the shadows. When carbon monoxide enters the body, it can take up to 24 hours for it to leave the system, which can cause harm to the body even if symptoms have passed.

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A Delightfully Simple Guide to Snowmobile Insurance

In Saskatchewan, snowmobiling is one of the most popular winter pastimes. Using snowmobiles to get from point A to point B on your ranch, spending quality time with friends, or exploring the great outdoors on your own are some key ways to make memories during the cold season. So let’s face it — when that snow is looking all fluffy and white, you’re not going to think twice before heading out for a ride. This is a common mistake snowmobilers make: waiting until the snow hits the ground to get the right coverage for their ride, or worse, embarking on an adventure without it.

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Insurance Claims Reinvented: Experience the 5-Step Revolution of Sandbox Property Insurance Claims

At Sandbox, our goal is to make the claims process as delightfully simple as possible. When life takes an unanticipated turn, you can file a property claim on any device when it’s most convenient for you. To begin, visit our Make a Claim page on our website. For further guidance at this stage, be sure to check out our insightful resource, Here’s How to Make a Claim Using Our Online Claims Portal.

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Winter-Ready and Insured: Protecting Your Cabin Haven Inside and Out

Many people consider the end of September to be the end of their cottage and lake season. With the end of the season looming, many cabin-goers focus on wrapping up seasonal projects and winterizing their cottage. Don’t let this process linger, we’re here to help! Here’s a quick list of things you should check on at the end of the season to avoid potential losses:

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Here’s How to Make a Claim Using Our Claims Portal

Sandbox’s online Claims Portal is here to make things simple when things might not be so simple. On any device, the claims portal can be used to kickstart your claims process, providing you with seamless updates at a glance, from start to finish. Here’s how it works:

Step 1. Visit our Make a Claim page, and sign in to your account with us. No account? No problem! You can proceed without one. As a tip, we recommend you know your policy number before beginning this process.

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