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    The Dos and Don’ts of Holiday Travel

    Nobody really enjoys traveling during the holidays, do they? OK, you might if you’re going on vacation, or you’re visiting family in Hawaii or something. But for everyone else, it’s a slog—whether you’re battling airport crowds the Wednesday before Thanksgiving or fighting through highway traffic on Christmas Eve, getting anywhere can be a massive hassle. […]

    December 13, 2018

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    Safe Driving in Winter Weather

    Millions of Americans will be traveling this holiday season, and if it’s anything like previous years, a lot of that travel will be on the road. Last year, AAA estimated that more than 100 million Americans were planning a trip of more than 50 miles during the holidays—and that was just between Dec. 23 and […]

    November 29, 2018

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    Single-Car Accidents

    The Most Common Single-Car Accidents and How to Avoid Them Distracted Driving Distracted driving is a growing concern and can be very dangerous. With the growth of technology, drivers are getting more and more distracted by their smartphones, GPS, and other tech gadgets. If you are distracted you may run off the road and cause […]

    November 19, 2018

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    Keep Pets Happy and Safe on Vacation

    You’re not just imagining it—a lot of people are traveling with their pets these days. According to a TripAdvisor survey of more than 1,000 travelers, 53% of those responding said they take their pets on vacation, and 52% stay only at places that welcome pets. (For some people, the “welcome” part doesn’t matter: 20% admitted […]

    November 8, 2018

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    Valuable Articles Claims Scenario

    Valuable Articles Coverage protects valuables that are generally left out in most homeowners insurance policies. Your homeowners policy usually has a cap of $1,000 to $5,000 for valuable items, and you may find that inadequate to cover your jewelry, fine art, antiques or collectibles. Valuable Articles Coverage generally covers loss, theft, damage, breakage of fragile items, […]

    October 30, 2018

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    5 Common (and Potentially Costly) Homeowners Mistakes

    Owning a home is usually a great experience. But it can also be a hassle, especially when unexpected issues pop up—whether you have a minor breakdown or a major catastrophe, it’s almost certainly going to require time and money to fix. In many instances, however, those “unexpected” issues shouldn’t really be a surprise at all, […]

    October 23, 2018

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    General Liability Claims Scenario Part 3

    Examples of Copyright Infringement & Advertising Injury Claims The best way to understand how general liability insurance protects small business is to look at examples of this policy in action. You already know that general liability usually helps cover lawyer fees, court expenses, damages to properties belonging to third parties, and immediate medical costs for people injured on […]

    October 20, 2018

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    General Liability Claims Scenario Part 2

    Examples of Product Liability and Reputation Damage Claims The best way to understand how general liability insurance protects small business is to look at examples of this policy in action. You already know that general liability usually helps cover lawyer fees, court expenses, damages to properties belonging to third parties, and immediate medical costs for people injured […]

    October 18, 2018

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    General Liability Claims Scenario

    Examples of Property Damage and Bodily Injury Claims The best way to understand how general liability insurance protects small business is to look at examples of this policy in action. You already know that general liability usually helps cover lawyer fees, court expenses, damages to properties belonging to third parties, and immediate medical costs for […]

    October 16, 2018

  • What Should I Do if I Hit an Object on the Road?

    Every driver is faced with many different perils while driving. You may be driving down the highway when the tire of the car in front of you bursts and sends rubber and debris flying at your car. Or perhaps you’re driving across a twisting country road at night and a deer unexpectedly jumps in front […]

    October 15, 2018