Fire Up the Grill—Not Your Home!

A Personal Insurance and Safety Update In 2016, 17,200 people went to emergency rooms because of barbeque related accidents. Sixteen percent of home structure fires involving a grill were caused during ignition because something flammable was too close to the grill. Twenty percent of all reported grill fires were a result of leaks or breaks. […]

These Claims Were All Covered!

Auto Insurance  Auto insurance plays an important role in society. It protects you from liability and covers the damage in the event of an accident.  Remember each auto insurance policy is different, and if you purchased your auto insurance online you may not have proper coverage. Claims will be paid based on your individual auto […]

Update Your Home and Business Insurance To 3.0

An Insurance Update Advancement in technology minimizes your risk and lowers your cost of insurance. Your personal insurance is part of a new wave of technology that is taking the country by storm. The insurance industry calls this the “Internet of Things” (loT). There are many good articles relating to this issue and we have […]

Flood Season Is Here…Are You Covered?

A Flood Insurance Update Winter will soon be over, and the arrival of spring rain can lead to major flooding.  In the past 5 years, all 50 states have experienced floods or flash floods.  Flood insurance cannot be purchased during a flood.  There is a 30 day waiting period once the application is processed. Therefore, […]

2017 Insurance Buying Tips

Now that 2017 is here, it may be time to consider reviewing your personal insurance program. Most people don’t take time to review exposures, options, or their current economic condition before making their insurance purchase. We want to help you, so we prepared these insurance buying tips for 2017. 1. Don’t buy insurance through the internet – […]

How To Survive The Holidays

We are full steam ahead; the Holiday rush has begun. Beyond getting the flu vaccine, there’s a lot you can do to help your body weather the season. Allison Aiello, Ph.D., a professor of epidemiology at the University of North Carolina offer a few words to help us survive the Holidays. Get plenty of sleep. […]

Are You Shopping Online This Holiday?

Personal Insurance Update The holiday shopping season is upon us, and many of us are searching our favorite web pages for the best deals on the items that top this year’s wish list. Last year, cyber Monday was the year’s single biggest day for shopping, generating over 2 billion dollars in sales. This year, consumer […]

Make This Fall Season A Treat Not A Trick

We are heading into the holiday season and that means a new set of concerns for homeowners. First there are weather related concerns and then comes Halloween. Did you know that the insurance industry can tell you what the most common claims are for each month? Insurance companies keep very accurate and detailed records of […]