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  • Home Inventory

    Why a Home Inventory Is Important Let’s try a little exercise: Can you list everything you own from memory? Didn’t think so. The fact is most people own more things than they realize. It’s easy to remember the cars, the computer, the TV. But what about that holiday china in the garage?  Or every pair […]

    February 15, 2018

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    Protect yourself from Carbon Monoxide—at Home and Work

    Every year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, hundreds of people in the U.S. die from carbon-monoxide (CO) poisoning—and the invisible, odorless gas sickens thousands more. The numbers seem even more tragic when you consider that most of these deaths and illnesses are preventable. Here are tips from the Consumer Product Safety […]

    February 5, 2018

  • How to Protect Your Most Cherished Possessions

    If you’re like most people, there are certain items you own that you can’t imagine ever losing—possessions you deeply cherish or those that would be impossible to replace due to the cost of re-purchasing them or simply because they’re irreplaceable. While your homeowners insurance is invaluable for covering the loss or destruction of many of […]

    February 5, 2018

  • New 2018 Laws for California Drivers

    Each year, many new laws are passed that affect our day to day lives and driving laws are no exception. The California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) has announced a list of new laws that have gone into effect on January 1, 2018. Here is a summary of the new laws you need to be […]

    February 1, 2018

  • What is Business Insurance and What Does it Cover?

    Business insurance includes a wide range of policy options designed to protect a business from the risks they face every day. Every company is different, so many different factors will determine the specific coverage you need to protect your company from a financial loss. Some of these factors include the size of your company, the […]

    January 31, 2018

  • California Lawmakers Prepare for Disasters Following the Wildfires

    The 2017 California wildfire season is the most destructive one on record according to the Sacramento Bee. A total of 9,054 fires burned across the state, including 20 of the most destructive fires in the state’s history. The wildfires that ripped through Northern California in October 2017 destroyed at least 8,900 structures and resulted in […]

    January 23, 2018

  • Insurance to Value

    Do You Have Enough Coverage to Rebuild Your Home? Imagine how devastating it would be to lose your home in a fire. Now imagine not being able to rebuild it completely because you didn’t have the correct amount of insurance. Selecting the proper amount of coverage is the single most important decision you can make […]

    January 22, 2018

  • Insurance Savings Choices

    Making Smart Savings Choices In today’s unsettled economy, many people are looking for ways to stretch their money—but sometimes this includes altering insurance coverages to dangerously low levels or eliminating coverage entirely. If you’re thinking about changing your coverage to save money, consider these key issues below — and give us a call. We can […]

    January 19, 2018

  • New California Laws for 2018

    Every year, hundreds of laws are passed by the California Legislature that may have an effect on your day to day life. Here are some of the new laws that took effect this year on January 1, 2018. Minimum Wage Increase: The state minimum wage increases to $11.00 per hour for business with 26+ employees, […]

    January 17, 2018

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    How to Keep Your Trees Healthy — and Upright

    They’re trees. And as with so many things in life, proper maintenance is critical. Keeping your trees healthy will allow you to continue to enjoy them and their benefits — one of which is providing enough oxygen for four people every day! Maintenance also will reduce the risk of a tree falling on your home […]

    January 16, 2018