February 23, 2017
Only one-in-four drivers have had their child car seat checked by a certified expert.
Burnaby, BC – A new BCAA survey reveals many parents in British Columbia take risks when transporting their kids, such as using a second-hand child car... Read more
January 23, 2017
The province’s youngest owners and renters want to live in the Lower Mainland more than anywhere else. These and other sentiments are captured in Resonance Consultancy’s new Future of B.C. Housing study, just as British Columbians have... Read more
January 18, 2017
Burnaby, BC – A new province-wide poll conducted by Insights West reveals 9 in 10 British Columbians who form part of the “sandwich generation” report they are experiencing a range of challenges in providing care. The “sandwich generation” is... Read more
January 12, 2017
A large percentage of Metro Vancouver homeowners are considering cashing out their real estate gains and moving to more affordable markets—both in the Lower Mainland and elsewhere. These and other sentiments are captured in Resonance Consultancy’s new Read more
January 6, 2017
Burnaby, BC – A new BCAA survey shows that, after staying home for a few years, British Columbians are venturing outside of the province and travelling again with longer trips being the trend for the year.
According to the BCAA... Read more
December 22, 2016
VanDusen Botanical Garden, Home Alone/It's a Wonderful Life/Elf and Rum and Eggnog top the lists.
Vancouver, BC – Public Christmas light displays are the preferred holiday activity for Metro Vancouverites, a new Insights West poll has found.
In the online survey... Read more
December 16, 2016
B.C. is going to be a province on the move in the next five years. More than four in 10 B.C. homeowners and seven in 10 renters are planning to buy or rent a different home in the next... Read more
December 14, 2016
65% Say Working with a Financial Advisor Helped Them Achieve Their Retirement Goals
VANCOUVER, BC – Insights West, a leading Canadian market research firm, and Credential Financial, a national wealth management firm for credit unions and independent financial institutions, today... Read more
November 25, 2016
Overall, Calgary residents have a positive overall opinion of Uber.
Calgary, AB – The majority of Calgarians would like to see Uber returning to the city’s streets, a new Insights West poll has found.
In the online survey of a representative... Read more
November 22, 2016
Drivers overplay their skills, underestimate weather conditions and downplay risks
Burnaby, B.C. – B.C. motorists feel pretty good about their winter driving skills heading into what the World Meteorological Organization predicts will be a colder and stormier season across the... Read more
November 3, 2016
One third of Canadians want the federal government to seriously consider severing diplomatic ties with the United States if Trump wins the election.
Vancouver, BC – As the United States presidential campaign reaches its final week, the proportion of Canadians... Read more
October 26, 2016
While nine-in-ten Canadians agree with distracted driving laws, only 51% say they have been effective.
Vancouver, BC – Canadians are decidedly supportive of the legislation that bans drivers from using hand-held devices in every province, and a majority believe the... Read more
October 18, 2016
Only 9% of Canadians who have never used marijuana are “likely” to try it for the first time if it becomes legal.
Vancouver, BC – Most Canadians are in favour of marijuana becoming legal, but there is no consensus on... Read more
October 18, 2016
Two thirds are glad that taxing and regulating marijuana has provided another source of revenue for the government.
Vancouver, BC – After more than two years with legal marijuana in their state, most Washingtonians are content with the situation, a... Read more
September 29, 2016
Many living with parents longer because they are hoping to buy a home of their own.
Vancouver, BC – The majority of B.C. Millennials living with their parents are saving to buy their own home (60 per cent), says a... Read more
September 14, 2016
Two thirds of residents think the new tax will not make it easier for British Columbians to own a home.
Vancouver, BC – While most British Columbians support the recently implemented 15-per-cent foreign buyer tax, its actual effect in leading... Read more
September 7, 2016
Parents speed, ignore road signs and put kids at risk.
Burnaby, BC – Speeding, ignoring road signs and hostility are just a few driving behaviours that BCAA’s School Zone Safety survey reveals parents are doing every day. The problem is... Read more
September 1, 2016
More than half of residents say they dislike Justin Bieber, and more than a quarter dislike Nickelback.
Vancouver, BC – When it comes to rock and pop music, the taste of British Columbians is decidedly eclectic and includes relative newcomers... Read more