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  • Fire Safety and Other Potential Holiday Hazards December 7, 2021
    Winter greens and flickering lights are hallmarks of the holiday season; however, they also present fire risks that can turn a festive time into a devastating one.
  • Can I Still Buy Life Insurance If I’ve Had Covid-19? November 29, 2021
    Did you test positive for the Covid-19 virus and still want a life insurance policy to protect your loved ones? Here's what you need to know beforehand.
  • How Often Should You Replace Your Roof and Why is it Important? October 22, 2021
    Don't overlook your roof! This important structure affects more than curb appeal. It’s responsible for protecting many structures and systems.
  • What Type of Insurance Do Small Business Owners Need? September 8, 2021
    September 22nd is Business Women's Day. Learn how to assess your small business insurance needs to prevent headaches and growing pains down the line.
  • Does My College Student Need Life Insurance? August 24, 2021
    It may not be on your radar, but there are important factors to consider when determining if your college student needs life insurance.
  • Driving Habits That Are Bad for Your Car July 5, 2021
    Think you’re a good driver? No matter how safe you are behind the wheel, you’ve probably done things like: Shift into drive while the car is still rolling backward. Ride the brakes on steep hills. Roll into the gas station on empty. If so, you may not have even realized you were doing everything wrong. […]
  • Swimming Safety: 10 Tips for Summer June 2, 2021
    Summer is here and people are flocking to the water — whether it’s the beach, a lake, a river or a backyard pool. But, wherever there’s water, there’s also danger. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 10 people drown every day — and two of those are children 14 or […]
  • Wedding Insurance: Say ‘Yes,’ to Peace of Mind May 26, 2021
    You’ve fallen in love and plan to say, “I do.” Now your every waking moment is filled with visions of the dress, the rings, the flowers, the honeymoon and more. But, have you thought about insurance? No, it’s not romantic, but it is a practical way to gain some peace of mind. After all, what […]
  • Inexpensive Fixes for a Safer Home April 29, 2021
    Home improvement: It’s a never-ending process for many people, and for those of us who aren’t necessarily handy, it can be a hassle, too. But there are plenty of simple maintenance tasks and other improvements you can handle to make your home safer – whether you’re handy or not. And you won’t have to break […]
  • Are Lights Effective for Burglary Prevention? March 8, 2021
    It seems like a no-brainer to leave the lights on outside your home to deter burglars while you’re away (or even while you’re asleep). But, does that really work? Or, is it just a waste of electricity? Those answers can differ depending on a number of factors. However, one thing is clear: it takes more […]
  • Why a basic Homeowners policy isn’t always enough February 19, 2021
    Sometimes, a basic homeowners policy just isn’t enough. So as your career advances and your income increases, it’s important to keep your insurance protection up to date. This helps you avoid expensive gaps in coverage and prevents you from paying too much out of pocket in case of a claim. To be properly protected, you […]
  • Own a home? Here are two policy options you should know about January 27, 2021
    If you have a homeowners policy, you probably expect it to cover all the costs of rebuilding your house in case it’s damaged or destroyed by a covered hazard. But are you certain you have enough coverage? Read about two common situations you may be unaware of — and the affordable options that can help […]
  • 10 Tips to Help Prevent Identity Theft January 5, 2021
    Shopping online. Visiting the doctor. Buying gas. In nearly all of the things we do from day to day, there’s the risk of identity theft. You could unknowingly give your information to a fraudster thinking you’re shopping at a legitimate site. Your doctor’s office could experience a data breach. Or, you could come across a […]
  • Porch Safety: Should You Leave the Lights On? December 18, 2020
    It seems like a no-brainer to leave the lights on outside your home to deter burglars while you’re away (or even while you’re asleep). But, does that really work? Or, is it just a waste of electricity — particularly this time of year, when the days are short? Those answers can differ depending on a […]
  • How to avoid animal-vehicle collisions (and what to do if you can’t) November 15, 2020
    About 2 million times every year, animals and cars collide on U.S. roadways — often causing serious and even fatal injuries to drivers and passengers, along with about $1 billion in damage. And these collisions spike in the fall and winter, thanks to migration and mating patterns as well as reduced visibility caused by shorter […]
  • Don’t delay — start thinking about winterizing your RV today November 3, 2020
    Unless you’re headed to a warmer climate for the winter — or you live in one already — fall is the time to start preparing your RV for winter (as long as you’re done using it for a while, that is). The elements can wreak havoc on your RV’s systems and exterior, but with these […]
  • Why You Need Personal Offense Coverage October 8, 2020
    In today’s digital world, slander and libel lawsuits are more common than you may think. Comments made in haste or anger on social media can have lasting and far-reaching effects on a person’s reputation or character, so it’s easier than ever to libel, slander, or invade a person’s privacy. Even if you apologize, you can […]
  • 10 Things to do to Prepare Your Home for Fall September 22, 2020
    Fall is a wonderful time — if your home is ready for it. So enjoy the last few weeks of warmer weather, but do a little preventative maintenance while you’re at it. You’ll fix small problems before they become big, and big ones before they become catastrophes. Here are 10 tips to help: Look up. […]
  • Keep Cool — While Keeping Your Energy Costs Down September 4, 2020
    Two-thirds of households in America have air conditioners, according to the U.S. Department of Energy — and they spend a total $11 billion each year running them. Our guess is that most of those households (which may include yours!) wouldn’t mind spending a little less to keep their homes cool. Because as great as it […]
  • Swimming and Summer are a Perfect Combination — but Make Sure to Include Safety August 8, 2020
    When the sun is out and the weather gets warm, people flock to the water — whether it’s the beach, lakes, rivers or a backyard pool. But wherever there’s water, there’s also danger lurking beneath the surface, even if you don’t live in an area with alligators or other threats. That danger? Drowning. According to […]