Archives for September 2018

Fall Checklist to Save Money and Avoid Insurance Claims

Fall Checklist to Save Money and Avoid Insurance Clai

Home maintenance tasks for fall that can save you money. You may think that giving your home some TLC is only necessary for spring when you’re spring cleaning. However, a bit of cleaning, organizing, and maintenance before each season arrives can help prepare your home. In addition to making the house feel refreshed, there are a few maintenance activities you can do which will prevent some costly homeowners insurance claims. Take a moment to tackle these tasks to ensure your home is ready for Read More

Baby Safety Month: Common Car Seat Mistakes Parents Make

Baby Safety Month: Common Car Seat Mistakes Parents Make

Tips to buckle up your baby safely.   September is National Baby Safety Month. While you, as a parent, plug up all the electrical outlets, lock up the bleach, and put safety latches on all cupboards, you may be overlooking one important element: car seat safety. Did you know that motor vehicle crashes are one of the leading causes of death for children in the U.S.? Even more alarming is the news that three out of four car seats are not installed properly, according to the AAA. To keep your baby Read More

Should Newlyweds Combine Their Auto Insurance Policies?

Should Newlyweds Combine Their Auto Insurance Policies?

Newlyweds should consider combining their insurance policies. Saying “I do” is an exciting time that means a lot of happy changes in anyone’s life. While the honeymoon adventures have been logged and you’re both happily enjoying married life, you may be forgetting one important detail: auto insurance. In most cases, car insurance is cheaper for married couples, but there are some caveats. If you choose not to combine auto insurance policies, chances are, you’ll save money just by being Read More

Top Causes of Electrical Fires in Home

Top Causes of Electrical Fires in Home

Electrical fire causes and prevention. Every time you flip a switch, turn on the TV, or use the toaster, you put your home’s electrical wiring to use. If the wiring is damaged, faulty, or old, it could cause a fire. Unfortunately, almost 54,000 homes are damaged by electrical fires each year across the nation. To protect your home, learn about the top causes of electrical fires in the home and how to prevent them. Faulty Sockets/Appliances Most electrical fires are caused by faulty Read More