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How To Avoid Financial Disaster After A Natural Disaster [infographic]

How To Avoid Financial Disaster After A Natural Disaster [infographic]
 

 
How To Avoid Financial Disaster After A Natural Disaster
1. Don’t Pay In Full

Never pay a contractor in full or sign a certificate of completion until the work is done and you’re satisfied that work is competent.
2. Do Shop Around
Always get more than one estimate for […]

DIY Ways To Winterize Your Home [infographic]

The Ugly Truth About Texting And Driving

You’ve seen it before, just ahead of you, on the highway. That car is drifting in and out of your lane. Should you slow down? Should you try to pass? Finally you pass the car, and see the driver’s eyes down in his lap, playing with his cell phone. –

8 Ways To Winterize Your Home

Cyber Liability – Insurance For The Internet

Cyber Liability – Insurance For The Internet
In today’s business world harvesting emails, tax ID numbers and valuable client information onto a server is a part of business. Our internet reliance has shifted our efforts to online business and data storage, making it essential to protect your online exposures well.
This fairly new practice of online […]

“Before Tropical Storm Isaac Hits” – The Florida Homeowners Safety Checklist To Be Best Prepared!

Traffic Fatalities Already High In 2012 – All Drivers Need To Read Thoughts From Our Georgia Insurance Agency

While the data over the years has encouragingly shown signs of a steady decrease in traffic deaths, 2012 has decided not to stick to the trend. Typical 2012 move.

Since 2006, when 9,558 traffic deaths were reported, the roads have seen the death count decline with 2011 cited as the lowest number of car fatalities […]

Statistics On Car Theft – The Worst States & Worst Cities For Stolen Vehicles

Statistics On Car Theft – The Worst States & Worst Cities For Stolen Vehicles
Let’s begin with some general car theft statistics to make everyone sweat.

Did you know…

A car is stolen every 43 seconds.
Car theft costs Americans a total of $4.3 billion each year.
Near 3/4 of a million cars are stolen every year.

Are you trying […]

The Top Weather Related Killer and Tips To Stay Safe Against It

Heat is the Number One Weather Related Killer in The United States
Unfortunately none of us have been a stranger to this season’s hot weather through out the country, but even in the miserable hot temperatures we wouldn’t have predicted HEAT to be the most dangerous weather related event. With temperatures breaking thousands of records, […]

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3 Ways The Unusually Hot Summer Weather Effects Your Insurance Policy

Typically record breaking high temperatures don’t arrive until the months of July and August, but we have already seen across the United States hundreds of heat records being left in the past.
If it wasn’t so hard to just survive the heat, it brings new concerns in regards to insurance that deserve a quick read.
These […]