Oegema, Nicholson & Associates Insurance Brokers Ltd.


Thinking ahead to closing your cottage for the winter

Don’t wait until flurries or wind-chill factors start popping up in the forecast to get serious about closing your cottage for the winter, by starting earlier you allow yourself more time to do a more thorough job so you can ... Continue reading


Home Insurance Myths Busted and Explained

At Oegema, Nicholson & Associates we work closely with new and existing clients to ensure they and their families are protected when the unimaginable happens. Whether that be with life insurance or home insurance, we design and tailor policies for ... Continue reading


Spring Cleaning Tips that Could Save You a Home Insurance Disaster

Spring has officially arrived causing many to think of their spring cleaning to-do lists. There are a few additional items you should add to your cleaning and general home upkeep lists this spring and all year round to help in ... Continue reading


Flooding Season Upon Us Once Again

The weather is changing and with the snowbanks beginning to melt away and rain becoming a more common occurrence in the forecast, it is time to evaluate whether your home is prepared for the increase in water and if you ... Continue reading


Spotting Signs of Water Damage in Your Home

Water has a way of finding its way into homes and wreaking havoc if left unattended to. Not only is it important to address any water damage issues in your home for the safety and structural integrity of your home, ... Continue reading


  • “We have had our house and vehicle insurance with OEGEMA-NICHOLSON & ASSOC. INS. BKRS. located at 243 Castor Street in Russell, Ontario, for several years now. The people in the office have always been friendly and courteous whenever we had any queries and, in particular, we want to thank Christopher Lough who has been so helpful in every way. The thing we like the most is when you telephone this office you get a live person answering and not a machine.”-Jerry Gaudry
  • “I’ve been dealing with ONA for over 20 years with my personal insurance, as well as our commercial insurance, and I know I can rely on them for great customer service, and prompt responses. I feel confident not only referring them to my employees, but to our customers as well.”-Charlene Brunet, President, Dan Murphy Ford
  • “ONA helps me with my personal insurance and my business insurance . They are my one stop shop when it comes to insurance and group benefits. I know I’m covered in all areas. Great friendly service and knowledgeable staff!”-James Carriveau, President, Exact Interlock and Exact Properties
  • “I would like to thank Carol for everything she has done for me and my family over the years. It is my honest belief that we would not be in the position we are in if it was not for her guidance, expertise and honesty. We can’t begin to thank her enough.”-Tim
  • “It’s always a pleasure to deal with Oegema, Nicholson & Associates, and I can depend on them for all my insurance needs. I have been a client for several years and whether it’s regarding my personal insurance, or anything to do with our employee benefits or commercial needs, I know I’m taken care of.”-Rhonda, Capital Dodge
  • “I know all my insurance needs are covered with Oegema, Nicholson & Associates. I have been a loyal client for the last 15 years, and I can count of them for my commercial insurance, employee benefits, as well as my personal insurance and finances. Jeff Richer always goes above and beyond to help me with my insurance needs.”– Omkar Atwal, Owner, Leitrim Home Hardware
  • “One call to Oegema, Nicholson Associates is all it took. After our basement flooded, within a day or two they had a crew cleaning everything up, taking down the drywall and itemizing everything to be cleaned, thrown out or restored. They had everything in place for us in a timely manner and were extremely patient with me as they talked me through the process and waited for me to make decisions.”– Jennifer Parks, Stittsville, Ontario