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Insure Your Love: Why Stay-At-Home Parents Need Life Insurance

It’s easy to understand why life insurance for the family’s main wage earner is important., but what about stay-at-home parents who don’t add an income to the family’s resources? Stay-at-home parents contribute greatly to a family, including the family’s financial wellbeing. In fact, some experts say stay-at-home parents perform the duties of “workers” with at [...]

By | February 12th, 2018|Blog, Life Insurance|0 Comments

Term Life Insurance: Protect Your Family If You’re Gone

Would someone important to you struggle financially if you were no longer around to help support them? If you’re married, have children, expect to get married someday, have relatives or friends who are dependent on you, or have a mortgage that couldn’t be paid if you are gone, then you need life insurance. The most [...]

By | January 26th, 2018|Blog, Life Insurance|0 Comments

Snowmobile Season!

If you own a motorcycle, you probably have it insured – even if you use it strictly for recreation. For insurance purposes, I think of snowmobiles as being a lot like motorcycles on skis. You’re insuring the same kind of risks for both, at least if your motorcycle usage is off road and strictly recreational. [...]

By | January 10th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Are You Ready to Survive Being Stranded by a Major Winter Storm?

In my last article, I offered some tips for getting your home and car ready for winter – things that can save you money on repairs and your insurance. But what about getting yourself ready for winter? Are you ready to survive an extended period stranded in an unheated house without electricity? That’s always a [...]

By | January 1st, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Getting Ready for Winter: Protect Your Family, Your Home and Your Car

December marks the official beginning of winter. And, if you haven’t already done so, this would be a good time to take a few simple steps to protect your family, your home and your car by getting ready for the cold weather and winter conditions ahead. Protecting Your Home Have your furnace checked. Getting your [...]

By | December 21st, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

HOA Insurance

In some ways, choosing the right insurance coverage for a homeowners’ association (HOA) is no different than selecting insurance for any business. But there are significant differences you should know about -- whether you’re a board member choosing insurance for the HOA or simply an HOA member choosing insurance for yourself. Like any business, an [...]

By | November 28th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Home Fire Prevention Can Save A World of Hurt

“Your house is on fire.” If you’ve ever heard those words, you know just how scary they are because they mean your life is about to change. And not for the better. How can you protect your home against fire damage? And protect yourself and your family against injury and from the aftermath of a [...]

By | November 9th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

What additional coverages may I need on my home insurance?

Most home insurance policies place low limits on the theft of items such as jewelry, silverware, firearms and other items that are high targets for theft.  If you have more than $1,000 worth of any of these items, and you want them insured; you should talk with your insurance company about how you can cover [...]

By | November 6th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

What is an umbrella policy and what amount of coverage do I need?

An umbrella policy provides additional liability protection that is secondary coverage after your auto insurance liability is maxed on an auto claim or your home insurance liability is maxed out on a personal liability claim.  Sometimes I refer to umbrella policies as lawsuit protection.  This is because, if you’re ever sued for causing bodily injury [...]

By | October 19th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Improve Your Driving and Save Money? We have an app for that – Signal.

Would you like to improve your driving -- and save money on your car insurance while doing it? We have an app for that. It’s called Signal. And it works on newer Apple and Android smartphones. Once installed on your phone and registered with us, Signal uses a combination of motion and location sensors to [...]

By | October 13th, 2017|Auto Insurance, Blog|0 Comments