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Extreme Rainfalls are on the Increase

The severity and frequency of extreme rainfall are both increasing due to the reality of warmer oceans, greater humidity in the atmosphere and overwhelmed, aging drainage […]

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Water Damage Coverage Explained

In some instances, water damage is covered by insurance. However, there are limitations. The best way to ensure that damages will be covered if they happen […]

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How does my homeowner’s insurance apply to my student away at college?

For students who live in a dorm, most personal possessions are covered under their parents’ homeowners or renters insurance policies. However, some home insurance policies may […]

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Air Conditioner Theft is on the Rise as a Source of Quick Cash

Air conditioning thefts are on the rise this year, and we’ve seen an increase in our customer reports as well.  Air conditioner thieves aren’t after your […]

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15 Ways Businesses Can Protect Themselves From Data Theft

Digital and computer theft is big business. And the criminals are getting more and more sophisticated every year. According to the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, […]

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Toilet Failure Is A Leading Cause of Residential and Commercial Water Damage

Leaky plumbing fixtures and burst pipes are common reasons for home and commercial water damage insurance claims every year. Some common issues with toilets can lead […]

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What to Know about Deductibles as we enter the Atlantic Hurricane Season

Hurricane deductibles are not new. The first hurricane deductibles were introduced into policies over 20 years ago. In order to be able to continue getting reinsurance […]

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What is the Purpose of Annuities?

In theory, annuities are simply contracts in which an insurance company agrees to provide you with future income, in return for cash, or premium, now. But […]

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Saving Your Beneficiaries Out of Pocket Expenses

Click the image below to watch Steve Sanborne discussMedicare Changes Part B Coverage and Medigap Plans to save beneficiaries out of pocket expenses (opens in the […]

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Using Home Inventory Apps to help Document your Personal Property

Hopefully, you never have to do a home insurance claim. But if you do, a bit of preparation will make it much easier for you to […]

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6 Things You Can Do Now to Avoid Costly Home Repairs Later

Inspect your home now for winter damage with this 6-point list. Roof.  Winter weather can tear shingles off or force moisture underneath them, which damages them […]

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How To Avoid Public Wi-Fi Risks

People who use public connections may be compromised by hackers, but there are several safeguards available to keep from becoming a victim. The recent availability of […]

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