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  • Stinky’s Riddles January 2019

    Are you smarter than Stinky? A woman is sitting in her hotel room when there is a knock at the door. She then opened the door to see a man whom she had never seen before. He said “Oh I’m sorry, I have made a mistake, I thought this was my room.” He then went […]

    January 16, 2019

  • January 2019 “Give Back” Referral Rewards

    We would like to thank the following people for referring to us in  December Mahad Ali Carlo Papini Misty Tinsley Dan Varelia ( 3 x ) Shoke Woo Each of the referrers will receive either a $10 gift card.  A matching $20 donation for each December referral totaling $140.00 was donated to the Soup Ladies our charity of the month […]

    January 16, 2019

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    Looking at a new piece of jewelry? Make sure to look at your insurance, too

    Whether it’s a gift from someone special or a gift to yourself, a new piece of jewelry can bring some sparkle to your life. However, many people who find themselves victimized by burglars—or worse, a fire or some other disaster—also find out too late that they didn’t have enough insurance to replace their jewelry. Here’s […]

    January 9, 2019

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    Is your home as efficient as it could be? An energy audit can tell you

    Drafty windows. Leaky faucets. Dirty air filters. All are common issues in homes across the country, and they’re not just annoying—they also cost you money in decreased energy efficiency and higher bills. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Energy Star program estimates that homeowners can save 5% to 30% on annual energy costs by incorporating technologies […]

    December 29, 2018

  • Winter Bird Feeding

    As the self-proclaimed “bird nerd” here at A & M Insurance, I wanted to chirp in about some bird feeding tips for the back-yard bird enthusiast or simply those who’d like to help out the little winged beauties in the winter months when food is more scarce and harder to find. The majority of birds […]

    December 13, 2018

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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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    Stinky’s Riddles December 2018

    Are you smarter than Stinky? A harried secretary types four letters to four different people and addresses four envelopes. She puts the letters into the envelopes at random without even looking. What are the chances that exactly three letters will be in the correct envelopes? Email your answers to Stinky by January 9, 2019 and if you […]

    December 12, 2018

  • December 2018 “Give Back” Referral Rewards

    We would like to thank the following people for referring to us in November: Saul Andrade Dayna Garner Patricia Goldsmith Elena Malyuta Lorrie Mortensen Michael Skagen Katrina Stuckey Matthew Varelia Each of the referrers will receive either a $10 gift card.  A matching $20 donation for each November referral totaling $160.00 was donated to Smidget Rescue The Soup Ladies will be […]

    December 12, 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

  • Stuffed Buffalo Chicken Celery Snacks

    I love a good football party. Growing up, my family always threw down the BEST Superbowl parties. My mother was a master party planner and excellent cook. We’d have themed parties depending on which teams were playing and the food tables would be off the hook! Every variety of dip, chips, saucy crock pot creations, […]

    November 28, 2018