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Category: Personal


7 Steps to Avoid Holiday Identity Theft

The official start of the holiday shopping season is just around the corner.  Yes, I am one of those crazy people who go out “Black Friday” shopping, and any of you that have ventured out on Black Friday know how…

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Protection from Life’s Storms: The Personal Umbrella Policy

Most personal insurance policies provide liability coverage to protect you if you are sued as a result of an injury you are responsible for, whether it is bodily injury or personal injury. Lawsuits can stem from auto accidents, boating accidents,…

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What’s the Score? Inspecting Your Food’s Safety

I experienced food poisoning several years ago.  I can tell you it’s something I never want to relive. Did you know there are over 250 different organisms that can cause food poisoning? People infected with foodborne organisms may be symptom-free or…

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Hunt Up the Right Liability Coverage for Hunting Season!

Ah, Fall. My favorite time of year! For many people, this season is marked by pumpkins and costumes, but for a select group of the population there’s another reason… hunting season begins in many states!

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To File Or Not To File…That’s The Financial Question

There are many types of coverage offered on a typical homeowner’s policy, but the question of whether or not to file a claim versus footing the bill yourself for any damage often arises.

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The Other Side of an Accident Claim

When handling an automobile accident claim, I’m often asked the questions: “The other guy’s insurance company called me.  Should I talk to them?  What should I say?” That’s when Martha the super-cautious individual and Martha the experienced, common-sense claim professional are…

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9 Ways to Improve Your Home’s Security

Several of my neighbors were robbed recently. They live less than a mile from my house.  With these robberies and everything else that is going on in the world today, all that’s on my mind is how do I protect my home, my family,…

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