Share | | RSS Google RSS

C.T. Lowndes & Company Blog Page 3

View the latest blog posts from C.T. Lowndes & Company.

Each year there are about 2,400 deer/auto collisions in South Carolina. The average collision costs about $2,000 in car repairs.   Close to 50% of deer/vehicle collision occur in the months of October, November, December, and January. This is the mating season for deer. READ MORE >>

Many homeowners are adding smart thermostats to their property. This can be a good addition. It may reduce your home’s heating and cooling costs. Yet, thermostats like this do not always reduce home insurance costs. The details are in the way the thermostat functions. READ MORE >>

Owning a vehicle is a big responsibility. Even if you never take it out onto the road, it tends to be a good decision to maintain proper auto insurance on it. This can help protect your investment. However, the laws on this differ from one state to the next. A vehicle not on the road may not legally have to have coverage. READ MORE >>

Do not let thieves, or other things, spoil your holidays. Here are some precautions you can take. ·         Always make your home appears occupied. Leave lights on, have timers set for lights if you are away for a few days. Leave a car in the driveway. READ MORE >>

Why does your home insurance agent need to know if you have an ill loved one? Most often, they do not need this information. However, they do need to know if the home is vacant. A vacant home is a high risk to insurers. If the home’s owner cannot live there for some time, you may see your insurance drop off. READ MORE >>

Business insurance provides financial protection from losses you cannot control. This includes vandalism to your landscape in many cases. However, there are limitations to how much coverage you have as well as when this type of coverage applies. If you are unsure about any type of incident, contact your agent. READ MORE >>

Home insurance is one of the best tools to help you when accidents happen. But it does not always cover losses related to wear and tear. Your windows need routine care to minimize risks to them over time. And, sometimes, the water damage created by your windows can be significant. READ MORE >>

Losing your wallet is difficult enough. A wallet typically has daily necessities that are difficult or costly to replace. Most wallets have, at the very least, some cash, your identification, and a credit or debit card. READ MORE >>

Some insurance companies require drivers to make a deposit when purchasing auto insurance. Not all do this, though. It is important to discuss the need for a deposit with your insurer before agreeing to the terms. There are a few key things to remember about this policy and what the deposit means. READ MORE >>

Water damage inside a vehicle can be devastating. When it occurs, it can become hard to remove. The seats may develop mold over time. The carpeting or leather may warp. It can also cause significant damage to the engine and electronics. In this situation, your first step is to call your auto insurance company. READ MORE >>

First 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ... Last
Blog Archive
  • 2019
  • 2018
  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011


View Mobile Version