Laws for Smoking in a Car

In 2014, Alberta banned smoking in a car when anyone aged 17 and younger is present. In section 3.1 of the Tobacco and Smoking Reduction Act it states, “no person shall smoke in a vehicle in which a minor is present.” The reasons are myriad, but the main one is to reduce exposure of minors…

False Insurance Claims are a Crime

Inflating or creating a false insurance claim is never a good idea. Depending on the level of fraud committed, penalties can range from a hefty fine to jail time. Many make think it is a victimless crime, but insurance fraud affects everyone. According to Aviva Canada, false insurance claims cost over $1.6 billion dollars annually,…