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Through the Roof! How Roofing Scams Will Cost You

By Central, Claims, fraud, Home, home repair, Insurance, insurance fraud, Personal, Prevention, Risk Management, roof contractor, roof damage, roofer, roofing scam, scam, storm chasers, Weather

  In January 2020, The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) released its 2019 Consumer Sentinel Network Report showing that they received a total of 23,963 reports from home repair, improvement, and product fraud. This is a staggering amount of fraud re…

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Do you have collision AND comprehensive coverage? You better check!

By Accident, Auto, auto insurance, collision coverage, comprehensive coverage, deer, deer crashes, Insurance, Personal, personal auto insurance, road conditions, road safety, Weather

It’s that time of year when all the deer are roaming around, so it can be dangerous for people traveling on the road (see our recent blog post Oh Deer! Drive Defensively this Season). We also know that ice and snow are coming…

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How to Prepare your Home for Winter

By air filter, cleaning gutters, exterior faucets, freezing pipes, freezing weather, heating system, Home, Insurance, Personal, Prevention, salt, smoke alarm, smoke detector, snow shovel, Weather, winter preparation, winter weather, winterizing your home

I don’t know about you, but fall is my favorite season. The weather is perfect, the leaves turn beautiful colors, and it means the holidays are quickly approaching. The worst part about the autumn season is that it goes too…

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It’s That Time of Year: Prepare Your Boat!

By boat, boat inspection, boat insurance, boat safety, boating, boats, first aid kit, inspection, Insurance, life jacket, Personal, Prevention, Risk Management, safety kit, Safety Tips, sailboat, Umbrella, US Coast Guard, water safety, watercraft, Weather

As the weather heats up, many people are getting excited to head to the lake, river, or ocean to go boating! While there is nothing more enjoyable than a day on the boat, a good time can quickly go bad…

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Coronavirus Could Complicate Hurricane Season 2020

By Business, Claims, claims adjuster, claims process, claims service, Commercial, coronavirus, COVID-19, disaster, disaster plan, disaster preparedness, emergency kit, emergency response plan, emergency supplies, FEMA, Financial, flood, flood insurance, flood zone, flooding, Home, hurricane, hurricane season, Insurance, natural disaster, personal pretective equipment, Risk Management, social distancing, storm damage, storms, Weather

Hurricane season is here.  Meteorologists are at work and love to make predictions about how many hurricanes will make landfall and their potential severity.  People in high-risk areas will be directly affected, of course, but everyone still needs to p…

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Teenage Driver? teenSMART is the Smart Choice for Safety and Savings!

By Auto, Central, driver's education, driving safety, Education, Financial, Insurance, Personal, Prevention, Saving Money, software, teen driver, teen drivers, teenSMART, Weather, winter driving

If you are a parent with teen drivers in your household, you are probably constantly worried about them on the roads and are concerned about them safely getting from point A to point B. This worry is typically escalated during…

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A Frozen Forecast Leads to Dangerous Driving

By Accident, Auto, Central, Insurance, Personal, Prevention, road conditions, road safety, road safety tips, roadside assistance, roadside assistance program, safe driving, Safety Tips, Service, snow, snow and ice, snow storm, Weather, winter, winter driving, winter weather

  Many woke up today to the beauty of a winter wonderland, where everything is blanketed in bright white snow. It’s the kind of snow that’s best for when Anna and Elsa want to build a snowman, or for packing…

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