Woman shops for holiday gifts at home using her computer

6 holiday shopping rules to help prevent identity theft

Posted in General, Auto, Home

When holiday shopping goes into full swing, so do identity thieves looking to steal your personal information. Don’t let identity theft ruin your holidays. Protect yourself by following these holiday shopping rules.

10 Hints you have outdated insurance. View a slideshow and see if you have outdated insurance

Slideshow: 10 hints you have outdated insurance

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As life changes, so do your insurance needs. Do you know some of the signs of outdated home, auto, business and life insurance? Don’t be caught underinsured. Find out when you need to contact your independent agent and update your policy.

Infographic shares many benefits of working with an independent insurance agent

Infographic: Benefits of buying insurance with an independent agent

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Buying insurance on your own can be like climbing a mountain without an experienced mountaineer to help you get to the top. Learn why an independent insurance agent is the ultimate guide to help you find insurance that’s the perfect fit for you.

Don't think you drive distracted?

Don't think you drive distracted?

Posted in Auto

Distracted driving takes more than 3,000 lives a year in the United States alone. And while your first instinct might be to think that you don’t drive distracted, not so fast. Ask and answer these questions honestly to find out how you could be safer on the road.

Insuring your college-bound student

Insuring your college-bound student

Posted in General, Auto, Home, Life

If you have a son or daughter heading off for college, you’re probably thinking about dorm supplies and textbooks — not insurance. Unfortunately, that oversight could end up costing you or your child big bucks. Follow these guidelines to make sure your coverage is in A+ shape before move-in day.

Finding a trustworthy contractor

Finding a trustworthy contractor

Posted in Home

While the majority of home repair contractors are honest and reputable, unfortunately there are people and businesses who prey on consumers after a disaster.  Follow these tips when talking with potential contractors.