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What Are You Thankful For?

Each November, we take a moment to step back, count our blessings, and recognize the many things we are thankful for. We move about our busy lives but rarely do we stop to practice gratitude. This is a very special time of year where we take extra time to remember what we are thankful for […]

What’s Your Long-Term Care Plan?

You’ve spent years planning for retirement and building your savings, but have you planned for the potential impact a care need may have on your assets, your loved ones, and your overall financial security? Here are a few estimates to keep in mind while planning: 70% of people over age 65 will require long-term care […]

Preparing Your Home for the Fall

Each season your home goes through changes. Temperatures, weather conditions, aging, and of course human abuse can cause some wear and tear. In order to keep your home running smoothly, and avoid costly repairs later, it’s helpful to conduct seasonal maintenance as each season changes. Here are 3 tips for Fall! Prepare your fireplace. Discard […]

Disasters Don’t Plan Ahead. You Do.

The month of September sets an opportunity to remind us that we must all prepare ourselves and our families now and throughout the year. Disasters Happen. Plan Now. The devastating floods, hurricanes and wildfires of 2017 reminded the nation of the importance of preparing for disasters. Here are 10 Ways to Prepare: Sign up for […]

Life Insurance 10

As we transition from summer to autumn, it’s a great time to do a financial checkup on your life. To live a financially sound life, one of the most common things experts recommend is that you have life insurance. Life insurance will pay the beneficiaries named by a policyholder in the event of that policyholder’s […]

Time Management

Do you ever find yourself struggling to balance work, family, and personal needs? Many people are feeling the time crunch and discovering that a life of rushed, out of control days is not the answer for happiness. If you want to gain control of your time and ultimately your life, take a look at these […]

Teach Your Teen to Handle Aggressive Drivers

Think for a minute about the last time you encountered an aggressive driver on the road. Maybe that person was tailgating, weaving in and out of traffic, speeding or running traffic lights. Chances are you backed off and made sure you were as far away from that person as possible. But what if your teen […]

Do You Need a Checkup?

It’s summer and that means it’s time to head outdoors. One of the best homeowner insurance tips is to protect your home before it needs it and that requires an insurance checkup. A typical homeowner insurance policy may not cover everything you think it should. And the last thing you need is to learn where your […]

Summertime Boating Tips

Summer is here and the sun is out! Are you ready for a boat trip? First, stop and check your insurance coverage. About 32% of Americans will enjoy an outing by boat this year. If you are among this group, check out the following tips to protect you and your family to help prevent filing […]

Before You Go to the Beach

Are you hitting the beach this summer for some much needed rest and relaxation? If you are, make sure that you are informed about the condition of the beach you are visiting and the condition of the water. The water at beaches normally looks clean and safe, but there are a few potential dangers that […]