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Pink auto insurance card goes digital for Ontario drivers

The Canadian Press Published Thursday, September 5, 2019 11:01AM EDT Last Updated Thursday, September 5, 2019 11:59AM EDT TORONTO – Ontario drivers can now carry electronic proof of their auto insurance on their smartphones or other devices. Finance Minister Rod Phillips says the pink paper insurance slip isn’t being eliminated

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Ontario will cut government-run travel insurance program: minister

TORONTO — Ontario is moving ahead with a plan to scrap a provincial program that offers basic out-of-country travel insurance. Health Minister Christine Elliott says the Progressive Conservative government has decided to make the change after holding a six-day public consultation that ended Tuesday. The program currently covers out-of-country

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OPP warn of alleged fraudulent auto insurance scam, make one arrest

TORONTO – Ontario Provincial Police are issuing a warning after arresting a man for allegedly selling fake auto insurance. They say they arrested 38-year-old Sherif Aly in February and charged him with two counts each of fraud under $5,000 and false documentation. They allege the Toronto-area man was selling

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Ontario launches auto insurance system review and public consultation

TORONTO – The Ontario government is reviewing the province’s auto insurance system in a bid to lower rates for drivers. It says it will examine practices in other jurisdictions to find ways to make improvements and introduce more competition in the system. The Progressive Conservative government also says it

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