Archives for March 2018

Tips for Driving in Unfamiliar Cities

Tips for Driving in Unfamiliar Cities

Know how to handle driving outside of your comfort zone.   Are you planning a spring or summer road trip? You may not realize it, but driving on an unfamiliar road can easily result in an accident, especially if the driver isn’t confident in his or her knowledge of the area. Whether you’re driving outside of your city or hiring a car in another state, you’ll want to ensure that you know how to handle driving in unfamiliar places. Know the local traffic laws. Knowing the laws will help you Read More

Home Insurance Terms Made Easy

Insurance Terms Made Easy

Useful insurance terms to familiarize yourself with. When we talk about insurance all day every day, it’s easy to start talking in acronyms and insurance jargon. Sometimes, we forget that not everyone understands all the terms we use day-to-day. To help you better understand your homeowners insurance policy, check out these terms with explanations to help make sense of the words. Actual Cash Value (ACV) The market value of your home or property before and after the damage occurs, or what it Read More

Tips to Prevent Identity Theft

Tips to Prevent Identity Theft

Here is how to protect your identity from being abused. Unfortunately, identity theft can occur to any person at any time. Recovering from having your life stolen can be difficult, too. In this digital era where we’re all more connected than ever, protecting one’s identity becomes of the utmost importance. Identity theft is a growing crime – Ensure you take these preventative measures into account. Keep your personal documents safe. Consider keeping a personal safe for your home as well as a Read More

How to Avoid Distractions When Behind the Wheel

How to Avoid Distractions When Behind the Wheel

Reduce your chances of a collision by eliminating distractions behind the wheel. Have you ever had an important phone call or text message come through while you were behind the wheel? Were you ever tempted to reply quickly while you were stopped at a red light? It’s a common situation that often results in distracted driving. Unfortunately, this issue continues to cause many accidents and fatal injuries every day. Defining Distractions The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Read More