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  • Porch Safety: Should You Leave the Lights On?

    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 […]

    December 18, 2020

  • Reflection & Gratitude

    This year has been trying, to say the least. It has been a year of unprecedented changes, battles and unpredictable struggles. For many, lives have been upended, disconnected and in a constant state of change. As we prepare for Thanksgiving celebrations, that will inevitably look very different this year, we take a moment to reflect […]

    November 25, 2020

  • Is Your Contractors Business Protected?

    As a contractor, we know you’ve spent thousands of hours perfecting your trade, honing your skills and building your business. Whether you’re a skilled electrician that works by yourself, a landscaper with a hardworking team of professionals, or a third-generation plumber in a family run business that’s brining services to a whole new generation of […]

    November 18, 2020

  • How to avoid animal-vehicle collisions (and what to do if you can’t)

    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 […]

    November 15, 2020

  • Consumer Reports: Breaking it down!!

    These days, consumer reports play a much bigger role in your personal insurance premiums than they used to. When you purchase home or car insurance, for example, insurance companies will look at your auto loss history, your credit and insurance scores, your comprehensive loss exchange report, and your motor vehicle report.  Although negative information in […]

    November 13, 2020

  • A License to Shop

    Shopping online can save you time, money and frustration. From the coveted two ply to that perfect birthday gift for your special someone, the options are endless! There are however a few things that should you really should consult a professional before purchasing. You’re probably not going to buy a new heating element for your […]

    November 4, 2020

  • RVs in a campground

    Don’t delay — start thinking about winterizing your RV today

    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 […]

    November 3, 2020

  • Home is the heart of your family

    Is your home protected? Your home isn’t just your castle. It’s the place memories are made and your children grow up. It’s your favorite dinner spot, social hub and the one place you can let your hair down. Your home is the center of everything happening in your life and often times the largest asset […]

    October 9, 2020

  • Why You Need Personal Offense Coverage

    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 […]

    October 8, 2020

  • You have the keys, now what?

    Your preapproval was in and the house hunting ensued. After many viewings and likely a roller coaster of emotions, you finally found it. You walked in and you just knew this was home. With excitement, you submitted your offer that was ultimately accepted and the whirlwind began. The scramble to get everything everyone wanted from […]

    September 30, 2020