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Western News Archive

December 28, 2018

Does Travel Insurance Cover Lost Baggage?

Dec. 28, 2018. Lost luggage is a common worry when leaving for a trip. What should you do if… Read More

December 28, 2018

Are my wedding rings covered by insurance?

Dec. 28, 2018. Congratulations! Your magical day has been signified by the beauty of the rin… Read More

December 16, 2018

What is whole life insurance?

Dec. 16, 2018. Whole life insurance is a type of life insurance on which you pay premiums fr… Read More

December 10, 2018

Caring for kids through hospital toy drive

Each present in Western’s holiday toy drive haul — soon to be unwrapped by famil… Read More

December 9, 2018

Habitat for Humanity offers new lease on life

Our day spent in partnership with Habitat for Humanity Southern Alberta building a home was… Read More

November 30, 2018

Hope served up hot at Streets Alive Mission

An evening spent volunteering at the Streets Alive Mission, a not-for-profit supporting Leth… Read More

November 29, 2018

Realize financial savings on home and car insurance

When learning about saving money on car insurance or truck insurance, and discounts on home… Read More

November 29, 2018

Fan-favourite holiday festivals illuminate the night

You can feel it in the air — the holiday season is upon us. It’s time to deck th… Read More

November 26, 2018

Advantages to working with an insurance broker

Nov. 26, 2018. We know buying insurance can be complicated — but we have a solution. A… Read More

November 21, 2018

Western Financial Group honours FAIMS partnership

As an employer with the Foothills Advocacy in Motion Society (FAIMS), our Western team has h… Read More

November 18, 2018

Self-development key for insurance experts; McLaughlin

As an insurance expert with over 20 years in the field, Kerry McLaughlin has brought a desir… Read More

November 15, 2018

Western Financial Place a community hub

As Canadians, we cherish recreation complexes as places where memories are made, community s… Read More

November 13, 2018

Charity team ladles out kindness with Soup Sisters

An amazing mix of smells danced in the air as excited volunteers from all levels of our orga… Read More

November 5, 2018

Toy drive to bring smiles to Alberta Children's Hospital

We’re excited to invite our customers, employees and community members in southern Alb… Read More

November 2, 2018

Western Financial Group honours Remembrance Day

Lieutenant Colonel John McCrae left Canadians one of the most beautiful, yet haunting poems… Read More

November 1, 2018

Western Financial Group sponsors Agri-Trade Equipment Expo

For 35 years, you’ve valued the Agri-Trade Equipment Expo in Red Deer, Alberta to inno… Read More

October 30, 2018

Keep everyone safe this Halloween night

Oct. 29, 2018. Halloween offers “spooktacular” thrills for Canadians young and o… Read More

October 26, 2018

Western's guide to top vehicle maintenance

At Western Financial Group, we know your ride is important. If you’re new on the road… Read More

October 26, 2018

Western Communities Foundation calendar builds art confidence

A calendar contest through Western Financial Group’s charitable arm — for youth… Read More

October 19, 2018

Food rescue program receives Western support

Western Financial Group is steadfast in its drive to create a hunger-free community, as seen… Read More

October 16, 2018

Western's Brooks branch “Business of the Year” nominee

The Brooks Western Financial Group team, known for employees’ volunteer spirit and ded… Read More

October 15, 2018

Online auction boosts Western Communities Foundation

Looking for the perfect gift? At Western Financial Group, we’re inviting Canadians to… Read More

October 12, 2018

Winter's coming. Winterize your home with Western's help

As Canadians, we know the bright spots and challenges winter weather can present. We, as Wes… Read More

October 10, 2018

Prince George Rotary Hospice cared for by Western

Western Financial Group’s Prince George team continues to support the “second to… Read More

October 10, 2018

Western's successes highlighted in Canadian Business Journal

At Western Financial Group, we’ve always been dedicated to our customers. How? We&rsqu… Read More

October 5, 2018

Earthquake Insurance: are you covered?

For hundreds of thousands of Canadians living in British Columbia's lower mainland and Vanco… Read More

October 4, 2018

More snow is coming—are you ready with winter tires?

Most Canadians hope for a mild autumn, but we all know winter is just around the corner. In… Read More

October 2, 2018

Drive carefully—Thanksgiving dinner can wait

With Thanksgiving Monday approaching, many of us are already packing our vehicles. There&rsq… Read More

September 28, 2018

It was always a view west

Western Financial Group’s logo is an unending source of employee pride and as a compan… Read More

September 27, 2018

Tenant's insurance—for your security at the University of Lethbridge

The fall semester is underway at the University of Lethbridge (U of L). Students are well in… Read More

September 24, 2018

Western laces up for charity with Medicine Hat Tigers

Western Financial Group’s downtown Medicine Hat branch and players with the Medicine H… Read More

September 21, 2018

Western supports Calgary Food Bank with give back day

As one of the strongest and largest insurance brokerage networks in Canada, one of Western F… Read More

September 21, 2018

Western cheers on Kootenay Rockies Gran Fondo racers

International and local competitors traveled to Cranbrook for the 2018 Kootenay Rockies Gran… Read More

September 18, 2018

Build your family's stress-free weather emergency plan

As Canadians, we know catastrophic weather events present large risks to our communities. Th… Read More

September 17, 2018

Denny's Kick Butt Walk and Run supports Winnipeg cancer fight

Western Financial Group continues to help kick cancer square in the butt. The 11th annual De… Read More

September 17, 2018

Head office team supports local charities

Western Financial Group is proud to continue supporting the communities in which employees l… Read More

September 12, 2018

Brooks show n' shine boosts community pride

Becoming a closer-knit team and putting the pedal to the metal for the Brooks Show N’… Read More

September 12, 2018

Western Communities Foundation surpasses $3 million raised

High River AB, Sept 12, 2018 - Following 16 years of tremendous effort from dedicated employ… Read More

September 6, 2018

Western supports Drumheller with education initiatives

As this year’s school supplies donation drive has finished, the Krayonz for Kidz campa… Read More

August 30, 2018

Western's People & Culture team honoured as award finalist

Western Financial Group’s People & Culture team was named a 2018 Canadian HR Award… Read More

August 29, 2018

New commercial AEs to provide customer solutions

Exciting times at Western Financial Group following the announcement that seven new graduate… Read More

August 28, 2018

It's not just about the destination. Live the journey.

When you’re on your motorcycle, you have a ticket to freedom. There’s nothing li… Read More

August 16, 2018

Summer weather Brings out Farmers Markets

As Canadians enjoy the summer weather, Farmers Markets throughout Alberta and British Columb… Read More

August 11, 2018

Western Congratulates Financial Services Graduates

Congratulations to Western Financial Group’s latest graduates of the Financial Service… Read More

August 8, 2018

North Battleford Branch the Best of the Best

Electric excitement bounced through Western Financial Group’s North Battleford office… Read More

August 1, 2018

Western Financial Group announces acquisition of Ontario-based DMW Insurance

High River AB, Aug 1, 2018 − Western Financial Group Inc. (“Western”) cont… Read More

July 25, 2018

Western Tees up to Support Okanagan College Foundation

Western Financial Group continues to tee up financial donations for post-secondary students… Read More