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Thursday, July 3, 2014 Thank you to Travelers Insurance for this great Vacation Check List! Vacation is for fun and relaxation. Help save yourself some worry about what could be happening at home by protecting it from theft and damage while you are away. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, June 17, 2014Heat is a leading weather-related killer, according to the National Weather Service, and as the tempuratures rise, it's a good opportunity to think about strategies to avoid heat-related illnesses.
Extremely hot and humid weather makes it difficult for the body to regulate itself, and those ... READ MORE >>
Monday, June 9, 2014 Motorcycles made up just 3 percent of all registered vehicles in the United States in 2011, but motorcyclists were 30 times more likely than private passenger occupants to die in a motor vehicle crash and five times more likely to be injured, according to statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). READ MORE >>
Thursday, May 22, 2014 Know Your Stuff® – Home Inventory, the Insurance Information Institute’s allows you to create and update your home inventory easily and efficiently. And with free, secure online storage you will have access to your inventory anywhere, any time. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 So, you've been planning for this day for your whole life. Isn't it smart to protect it? It's a pretty common theme to see a disaster like this happen in the movies... and that's probably because it happens in real life! Aside from the embarrassing memories, there's a lot of money on the line. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 A home is one of life’s most important investments. Keeping it properly maintained can help reduce the risk of a loss and help ensure the safety and well being of friends and family. READ MORE >>
Friday, March 21, 2014 While stuck indoors this winter, did you look around and plan any home projects? Whether you do it yourself or hire a contractor, remember to update your homeowner insurance as you increase your home’s value. The Coverage A limit on your homeowner policy is the amount of insurance you have to reconstruct your home in the event of a total loss. READ MORE >>
Saturday, February 22, 2014 Home insurance can be confusing when you’ve bought a new home or when you’ve been a homeowner for 40 years. One thing to remember: you need to insure your home for the cost to replace it, not the market or real estate value. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, January 14, 2014 With winter not even a month old, there’s plenty of cold weather ahead of us – enough to freeze pipes, causing costly water damage at your home or business. If you suspect you have a frozen pipe – you’ve turned on the faucet, but no water comes out – call a qualified plumber immediately. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, January 8, 2014 It's been a tough winter so far and Old Man Winter isn't budging for a while longer. Are you doing what you can do to protect your home and keep your energy costs down? Here's a list of tips for saving energy to make your heating bill as slim as possible: READ MORE >>