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Shopping safely online this holiday season.   The holidays are here! You may have already started your holiday shopping, making the most of Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals. If you’re like most of us, we love a great bargain and the ease of shopping from...

Be aware of these machines in the home with a high risk of fire. Appliances in the home have transformed everyday living. From washing up to doing laundry to reheating food, our home appliances have changed our lives for the better. While this is certainly...

Common homeowners insurance claims and proven tips that can help prevent them.   Homeowners insurance is designed to cover damages that may occur to a home due to an unforeseen disaster or unfortunate peril. Although there may be certain areas of the country that are prone...

Protecting your house from frozen pipes. Now that fall is here, that means winter is right around the corner. With the last few months of the year come cold weather, low temperatures, and a high chance of pipes freezing. When the water inside the pipes...

Common causes of electrical fires in the home. Thousands of fires destroyed homes and property each year. Most homeowners work actively to prevent fires by blowing out candles when they leave a room and tending to the cooker when it is on. However, electrical fires continue...

Avoid costly homeowners insurance claims with a few home maintenance tasks. You may only associate home maintenance with spring, alongside deep cleaning. However, all homeowners will understand that maintaining a property is no small fete. Preparing your home for the cooler months ahead is just as...

September is national baby safety month. Strap your child into the car safely. As a parent, you do everything to protect your child. From locking away harsh chemicals to buying soft toys, their safety is your priority. Since September is nationally observed as Baby Safety Month...

Ways to up your intake of water every day.   Everyone knows we should drink more water – but how many of us are actually doing it? We should be drinking around 8 8-ounce glasses of water every day, and even more if we exercise and...

Does insurance cover wear-and-tear?  Insurance is intended to cover many potential losses that you would not normally expect to pay for, including events that are sudden and accidental. However, when it comes to your vehicle, there are certain items that will eventually have to be replaced...

Set your college kid up with quality insurance.   Parents – you’ve probably already bought electronics, dorm furniture, and numerous textbooks for your kid’s new living space at college. Although you may think you have all the essentials covered, there is one big topic you may...