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HIGH RIVER, AB, June 28, 2013 /CNW/ - Following today's announcement
that High River residents whose homes are in the northwest part of the
flood-ravaged community can go back to their homes as early as
Saturday, Western Financial Group (Western) is encouraging High River
customers to visit the company's catastrophe claims centre in Okotoks
(207, 200 Southridge Drive) until Western is permitted to regain access
to its head office in High River.
The catastrophe claims centre in Okotoks will be open daily to customers
and residents seeking advice from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. during the
Canada Day long weekend. The centre will be open daily from 8:00 a.m.
to 8:00 p.m. following the long weekend.
As an alternative to visiting the Okotoks claims centre, customers can
call the claims centre directly at 403-938-0777 where an experienced
Western Financial Group representative will be able to answer their
questions and assist them during this time.
Residents with an emergency claim after regular business hours can call
Western's 24/7 claims line at 1-877-599-7299.
About Western Financial Group
Western Financial Group is a western Canada based, diversified,
financial services company serving more than 600,000 customers. Founded
in 1996 and headquartered in High River, Alberta, Western provides
insurance services through more than 120 office locations and the
Internet (www.westernfinancialgroup.ca). With a skilled team of approximately 1,600 employees, and backed by the
strong resources of its owners, Western is committed to building the
strongest financial services company in Western Canada. Western
Financial Group is a subsidiary of Desjardins Group, the leading
cooperative financial group in Canada.
SOURCE: Western Financial Group
For further information:
Manager - Sponsorships, Digital Marketing & Public Relations
Western Financial Group
Phone: (403) 652-2663, ext. 524
Cell: (403) 603-8965