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Thursday, July 12, 2018An act of God is a term used on many auto insurance policies. It defines instances causing an accident or damage beyond what man can create. That is, it applies to instances in which a person did not cause the damage your vehicle suffers. Not all types of car insurance cover this type of incident. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, July 10, 2018Thunderstorms cause significant damage to homes each year. The damage ranges from missing roof shingles to trees falling on the structure. Your home insurance may cover some or all of the thunderstorm damage. However, you can minimize some risks on your own. Taking steps to minimize risks helps keep your home insurance costs down. READ MORE >>
Monday, July 9, 2018Break-ins can happen to anyone at any time. They often leave you and your family feeling angry, violated, confused, and worried. In 2016 alone, almost 8 million homes reported a property related crime. Apartments can be especially dangerous given the close proximity to many strangers. READ MORE >>
Thursday, July 5, 2018As a professional financial planner, you have an obligation to provide your clients with accurate information. You may own an office. You may make visits to client’s homes. These are all factors contributing to your need for business insurance.
Having proper insurance coverage is essential. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, July 3, 2018Auto insurance costs can be a hardship for some seniors. Those who have a fixed budget may struggle with these costs.
Maintaining car insurance is still necessary if you continue to drive. It is financial protection, after all. However, there are options available to help reduce your costs. READ MORE >>
Thursday, June 28, 2018If there is a possibility of a hurricane in your area, follow these tips for pre-hurricane safety. · Always attempt to evacuate if suggested. Know your evacuation routs ahead of time. · Pay close attention to local news. READ MORE >>
Thursday, June 28, 2018The stairs into and throughout your home can be dangerous. They are one of the most important areas of the home to keep safe.
If someone falls in your home, your home's liability insurance may provide coverage. However, this only applies to visitors. In all cases, keeping your family safe is critical also. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, June 26, 2018Tracking teen drivers is always essential. Many parents worry about handing their teen car keys. Can you trust them to make the right decisions? What will they do with this type of freedom? In some cases, you also need to protect your assets. This includes your vehicle.
Some parents want to let technology help do this. READ MORE >>
Monday, June 25, 2018· Check blind spots- Motorcycles are small and can often be difficult to spot. Make sure to fully check you blind spot before merging, as motorcycles can be hidden by even the smallest of gaps in visibility. READ MORE >>
Thursday, June 21, 2018When obtaining home insurance, provide detailed information to your insurance agent. You need to be sure the policy you purchase properly represents your home. Small mistakes can lead to big problems later on. At the end of the day, you must make sure your policy reflects the unique property.
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