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Tuesday, June 5, 2018Are you planning to build a garage onto your home? You may be thinking about the differences in an attached and detached garage.
It may be a good idea to speak to your home insurance agent about the difference. Various factors impact the cost related to each type of garage. You should know what to expect before you invest here. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, June 5, 2018Insurance can be difficult to understand and there are many common myths floating around today. This list should help you separate fact from fiction in the insurance world! · Myth #1 – Your landlord’s insurance policy will cover all of your stuff. READ MORE >>
Thursday, May 31, 2018A pleasant drive in the ACE Basin National Wildlife Refuge in the South Carolina Low Country takes one to the Grove Plantation, off Willtown Road in the Adams Run community. The beautiful white plantation house, built in 1828, is one of only three plantation homes in the ACE Basin to survive the War Between the States. READ MORE >>
Thursday, May 31, 2018To be a safe driver, you must ensure you're able to drive properly. Many people get behind the wheel when they are really too tired to drive. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports tired driver caused 846 fatal accidents occurred in 2014. They also note that 83,000 accidents occurred as a result of drowsy driving. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, May 29, 2018Your driving habits often impact how much you pay for auto insurance. The best way for car insurance agencies to know how safe of a driver you are is to use your driving record. Your state's department of motor vehicles collects this information. It includes any instance in which you break the law while behind the wheel. READ MORE >>
Thursday, May 24, 2018Tesla unveiled a new type of roof shingle. The shingle integrates a solar panel into it. These are attractive and typical looking solar roof panels. They work to collect solar energy. They can work well to power your home. And, they are expensive.
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018Salamanca Spain is another UNESCO World Heritage Site. The city was founded by a Celtic tribe before the rise of the Roman Empire. The New Cathedral, built between 1513 and 1733 is magnificent and features amazing numbers of sculpted figures. The church organ is just remarkable! READ MORE >>
Tuesday, May 22, 2018When it comes to starting a business, you need to cover you, your employees, and your clients with business insurance. What if a customer slips on a wet floor and breaks a bone at your store? You are likely liable for paying their bills.
Accidents happen. READ MORE >>
Monday, May 21, 2018We ventured up into Spain to visit Santiago de Compostela, home to one of the world’s most striking cathedrals. The Cathedral is massive and has been a pilgrimage site since the Middle Ages and is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. READ MORE >>
Friday, May 18, 2018The Douro region of Portugal is centered around Portugal’s second largest city, Porto, and the Douro River that originates in the mountains of Spain and runs east to west to the Atlantic at Porto. Everywhere one looks, there is a vineyard, from the river’s edge to the top of the many hills! READ MORE >>