Category: Insurance Tips

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    Easy Prevention Tips for Homeowners to Prevent Water Damage

    Water damage is the second most frequently file homeowners claim. One in 50 insured homes file a water damage claim each year. Know where the main water valve is located so it can be shut it off quickly in case of an emergency. Monitor the water bill. A bigger water bill may indicate a water […]

    October 11, 2019

  • Why You Might Want to Live Like a Minimalist

    Decluttering is having a moment these days. Organizing guru Marie Kondo has her own show on Netflix, people everywhere are going through their things and asking, “Does this bring me joy?” and many are even exploring the minimalist lifestyle. Wondering what the all the fuss is about? Let’s talk about some of the benefits of […]

    September 24, 2019

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    September-Life Insurance Awareness

    Life insurance may be one of the most important purchases you’ll ever make. It can buy loved ones the time they need to grieve and pay for funeral costs. Life insurance can replace the lost income that would make it difficult for surviving family members to pay bills and it may give them the opportunity […]

    August 26, 2019

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    September is National Preparedness Month- “Be Prepared, Not Scared”

    Prepared for what? Emergencies, power outages, and natural disasters such as flood, earthquake, and wildfire. Prepare how?   First Make Your Emergency Plan Today. Make a plan today. Your family may not be together when a disaster strikes, so it is important to know which types of disasters could affect your area and how you’ll […]

    August 22, 2019

  • How to Ride Your Motorcycle Safely in a Group

    Group riding is a favorite activity among many motorcycle riders. Whether you’re part of a riding club, a social event, a charity ride, or out for a leisurely cruise with friends, group riding can be a rewarding way to spend time doing what you love. However, group riding has its own risks. This is especially […]

    August 21, 2019

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    It’s Back-to-School Time — Is Your House Ready?

    We’re not quite sure where summer went, but if you haven’t noticed, it’s already time to think about the new school year. And as you think about how to get your kids organized and ready, consider doing the same thing for something else — your home. It won’t just be good for you; in many […]

    August 1, 2019

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    Five Tips to (Finally) Get your Garage Organized

    There’s perhaps no organizing task more daunting than the garage—it’s often the dumping ground for the stuff that has no other place in the house, or the things you don’t use but just can’t bring yourself to toss. How do you know you’ve got a problem? Maybe you’ve noticed it’s getting harder and harder just […]

    July 15, 2019

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    Home Improvements- Hiring a Contractor?

    Are you considering hiring someone for a home improvement project?  Have you ever heard a home improvement horror story?  If not, ask around there are plenty of them. That is why it is so important to protect yourself while hiring a contractor. But where can you can go for help? The Washington Department of Labor […]

    July 8, 2019

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    How to Make Your Family Vacation a Great One

    Summer is here, which means it’s time to think about family vacations! (If you haven’t been thinking about them all year, that is.) The family part of family vacations, however, can make things a little complicated. You want to choose a destination that is fun for everyone, including the kids. You want to ensure they’re […]

    June 26, 2019

  • Six Tips for Taking Your Pets on the Road

    For many of us, a vacation just wouldn’t be the same without our four-legged companions. The U.S. Travel Association reports that 18% of adult leisure travelers now take Fido or Fifi with them when they hit the road. Unfortunately, 98% of pets aren’t properly restrained​ in the car, according to the pet safety group, Bark Buckle […]

    June 12, 2019