Oegema, Nicholson & Associates Insurance Brokers Ltd.


Financial Resolutions to Help You Put Your Best Financial Foot Forward in 2018

The holidays are an easy time of year to go a little (or a lot!) out of control with spending. It is easy to get caught up with the idea of creating the perfect holiday season, but when January comes ... Continue reading


Should I Rent or Buy?

Deciding whether to buy or rent a home is a major decision and the right answer can vary from person-to-person. Home ownership is often associated with the great Canadian dream, but does it make the most sense for your personal ... Continue reading


Should You Pay Debt or Save for Retirement?

Canadian debt levels are growing at a faster rate than our incomes are (read the latest report from Statistics Canada). Canadians now owe $1.68 in debt to every $1 made. And while interest rates are low now, they are expected ... Continue reading


Life insurance: What you need to know before you start

While it’s not often discussed, life insurance is one of the most valuable protections you can put in place. Designed to mitigate any financial risk or burden on your family should a catastrophic event occur, life insurance can cover the ... Continue reading


9 Bright Ideas To Make Your Home More Efficient (and Save You Money)

The warmer months can certainly be good for your soul… but tough on your wallet. If you’re a homeowner, you’ve probably noticed that some of your utility bills tend to increase during the summer. While some increases may be inevitable, ... 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