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Category: Personal


Stay Cyber Secure When Connecting Remotely

COVID-19 has forced people from their workplaces and schools. Working from home and homeschooling means that millions of Americans are using video conferencing for the first time. With this surge in new users, there will be many cybersecurity challenges. Here’s…

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World Backup Day! The 5 W’s of Data Backup

Times are really different right now compared to years past, but today is March 31, and that means it’s World Backup Day. As we’re quarantined and trying to stay healthy, it may be a good time to remind ourselves about…

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BusyKid – Allowance turned to Financial Literacy for Kids

Like it or not, everything is going digital. Even famous board games that at one time appeared to be safe from ever being played in your hand, are now one touch away. During a family vacation to Florida, I was…

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Daylight Savings Time is Time to Check Your Smoke Detectors

Daylight savings time is coming up this Sunday! We’re going to “SPRING forward” our clocks (which means Spring is just around the corner. Yay!). Another important thing to do this weekend: check our smoke detectors!

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Juice Jacking: What You Need to Know

We have probably all been to a public building where there are signs offering a free service to plug in your device at a charging location. Without thinking, we hurriedly plug in our device to the USB, by either using our…

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Teenage Driver? teenSMART is the Smart Choice for Safety and Savings!

If you are a parent with teen drivers in your household, you are probably constantly worried about them on the roads and are concerned about them safely getting from point A to point B. This worry is typically escalated during…

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Medical Payments – The Forgotten Homeowner Insurance Coverage

There are a few homeowner insurance coverages that almost everybody has but very few think about. Personal liability is one of those coverages and even lower on the totem pole is medical payments coverage. However, that doesn’t mean it isn’t…

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A Frozen Forecast Leads to Dangerous Driving

  Many woke up today to the beauty of a winter wonderland, where everything is blanketed in bright white snow. It’s the kind of snow that’s best for when Anna and Elsa want to build a snowman, or for packing…

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Getting Personal with Agents and Underwriters

I’ve been working in the insurance industry for 18 years now. Currently, I hold a position as a Personal Lines Underwriter with Central Insurance. However, when I obtained my very first position as a personal lines customer service representative at…

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Ice and Snow Removal at Home: Who’s Responsible?

If you live in the Northern portion of the country, this topic should be familiar. Every winter, beginning as early as November and stretching throughout March and April, comes the dreaded freezing temperatures, and along with them, snow and ice.

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