As you probably already know by now, insurance companies always charge people more when they believe their asset to be more prone to disasters -- think vandalism, fire and theft to name but a few. As a homeowner, your best bet is to therefore make your house as secure as possible. One of the best ways to do so is by installing a security system in your home. This is especially true if you live in a part of Calgary where acts of vandalism and theft are more prevalent. In most cases, you can expect your monthly premiums to go down as a result.
At the end of the day, installing a security system might sound like a pricey solution right now, but seeing it as a type of investment might be a good idea. Once the initial cost of installing it is over, you can now focus on saving money each month. And let's be honest -- who does not want to save money each month?
Of course, there are many other ways to save money on your Calgary home insurance policy. This is just one of several tips that we like to offer our clients. Also, if money is becoming an issue for you, discussing this with your insurance broker might be a wise idea!