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Tuesday, October 25, 2016Homeowners Insurance Homeowners insurance plays an important role in society. It protects your most important financial asset, your home. When most people think of damage to their home, they tend to think of fire or theft. Well, there are many other kinds of accidents that can cause damage to your home that are covered under most homeowner’s insurance policies. READ MORE >>
Monday, October 24, 2016 In the next few days, we will be watching children scramble from house to house in search of the elusive Halloween treat. However, keeping our kids safe as they are out Halloween night is always a concern. A little pre-planning can prevent unfortunate accidents that could turn out to be tragic. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, October 12, 2016What is a Fidelity Bond?
A fidelity bond, or employee dishonesty, is not insurance but it protects your business against specific losses that may occur from the dishonest acts of employees. The fidelity bond coverage guarantees that the insurance company will pay the insured business for money o... READ MORE >>
Tuesday, August 30, 2016There is no question that operating a business comes with certain risks. But there are also many benefits. The range of business threats is evolving rapidly but your organization can thrive and gain a competitive advantage if you know how to manage your risk. Here are a few simple ways to manage risk: READ MORE >>
Tuesday, August 16, 2016Business Insurance Update Your business not only creates income for you, it may provide employment for other people. Small and medium businesses are subject to the same risks as major corporations. You buy business insurance to help protect your business for claims and litigation that may come from a variety of sources. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, August 9, 2016Auto Insurance Update Summer has arrived and many people are hitting the road. In the summer months driving time increases, so it is important to be a defensive driver. In addition, in the summer, thousands of young, inexperienced drivers are on the roads, increasing the risk of accidents. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, July 26, 2016Personal Insurance Update With the summer months approaching, now would be a great time to review your homeowner’s and personal insurance program. There is a large spike in auto accidents during June through August. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, July 13, 2016Home warranties are offered by many companies, mostly during the selling process. Typically, there are two types of home warranties that people will purchase for their homes. The first one covers any major systems or repairs for the first year, and the second is an annual renewal type contract which continues to keep the coverage active. READ MORE >>
Thursday, July 7, 2016Almost every business has a cyber liability exposure. Most businesses are securing some form of coverage to protect their companies from these types of threats. A recent report by a leading insurance firm said that purchases of cyber insurance grew over 30% in the last year. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, May 18, 2016Season six of the Game of Thornes is well underway. Recently we saw the re-birth of Jon Snow and we are sure there are many more surprises to come. We were inspired by an article on propertycasualty360 (five types of insurance that could come in handy in Westeros), but we wanted to create our own list. READ MORE >>