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Thursday, August 16, 2018What is your home made of? It may matter more than you think. The value of your home and the cost to build your home depends on the types of materials it features. This includes the exterior wall construction. When selecting a home insurance policy, your agent will want to know what type of structure you own. READ MORE >>
Thursday, August 16, 2018Chester is located about halfway between Charlotte and Columbia and is a small town founded in 1795. It was a textile mill town and a big railroad hub at one time but fell on hard times as did many small rural towns in the state. One thing it does have is some beautiful old homes dating from the late 1880s and early 1900s. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, August 14, 2018Operating a business well means having trained professionals to help you. You probably spend a lot of money hiring and training your team. When something happens, and your business cannot operate, you do not want to lose those individuals. If you have business insurance, you do not have to. READ MORE >>
Thursday, August 9, 2018Is fire a risk at your home? Nearly every home has some level of risk when it comes to fire. However, every homeowner has the ability to reduce that risk. To do so, you need to know how to spot concerns. And, you should have some basic steps in mind to keep your home safe. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, August 8, 2018Last time we discussed this subject, I focused on properties moving to flood zone X because of the flood remapping. This time let us talk about properties that will move from the low risk X zone to a moderate risk AE flood zone. There will not be many of these – remember, we are not sure if FEMA has taken into consideration rising sea levels! READ MORE >>
Tuesday, August 7, 2018One of the most common causes of high business insurance costs is liability claims. A liability claim occurs when someone suffers a loss you or your business cause. They file a claim with your insurance company for the losses they face. The goal of business insurance is to ensure you have financial protection for these instances. READ MORE >>
Thursday, August 2, 2018A tire blowout is any instance in which the tire becomes flat suddenly. This often happens while driving. When it occurs, you may need to pull over. You will need to get the vehicle repaired properly. Most of the time, you also have to work with your auto insurance company to see if you have coverage for it. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, July 31, 2018Whether you sell trucks or have a car wash, your vehicle service needs insurance coverage. The automotive world has a lot to offer. Today’s business owners are thriving, making money and staying protected.
To stay protected, you need to make sure you have these four critical areas of protection. READ MORE >>
Thursday, July 26, 2018As a business owner, it is important to choose insurance representative of the risks you face. Most companies will need to consider local risks. Flooding can be one concern. Flood insurance for a business may help the company recover after an event like this occurs. How do you get this coverage?
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Tuesday, July 24, 2018Some drivers benefit from gap insurance. This is a type of insurance covering the gap in what your car is worth and what coverage your standard insurance provides. This is an optional type of auto insurance. However, some drivers purchasing a new vehicle may benefit from having it. READ MORE >>