The Agent Blog

Feb 6, 2019, 4:53 AM
Forget hot cocoa and a blanket—these products could save your life in a serious snowstorm
Jan 29, 2019, 10:14 AM
Extreme cold temperatures put your home or business at risk for frozen pipes. As water freezes, it expands and puts pressure on pipes. When there’s too much pressure on pipes, they burst.
Jan 24, 2019, 8:29 AM
Winter is the absolute worst time for a car battery to go. When temperatures drop to near or below zero, it is common for drivers to get stuck with a car that won’t start. This is because your car battery loses 33% of its power during the cold winter months, making it susceptible to failure. To prevent a dead battery in the middle of winter, your car’s battery needs its own care and maintenance.
Jan 14, 2019, 4:11 AM
Familiarize yourself with the different types of water damage, how you can prevent them and if they’re covered in a standard homeowner’s insurance policy. It’s important to review your policy with your insurance agent to understand what coverage you have in your policy and what coverages you may want to consider adding.
Jan 8, 2019, 11:21 AM
True or false: When in doubt, file a homeowners insurance claim… While some people may believe a "might as well" approach is best, it can actually hurt your cause. Whether or not you should file a claim depends entirely on the amount and type of damage.
Nov 28, 2018, 9:24 AM
If you think you’re safe from the expense and heartbreak of rodent-caused fires, think again. You may be surprised to learn that rodents invade 21 million U.S. homes each winter. In fact, a recent survey from pestworld.org found that 37 percent of Americans have spotted a rodent in their home in the last year. That means you or one of your neighbors has likely had a rodent problem. Yikes!
Nov 15, 2018, 2:48 PM
Maybe you’ve been there before. Something changed in your life – you bought a new car, moved into a new neighborhood or started a new job...then, one day, you notice what you pay for auto insurance changes. Why does that happen? Ultimately, what ends up on your insurance bill depends largely on both what you drive and how you drive… as well as other things related to your overall life. While every insurer handles things a little differently, here are the most common things that affect the price of your auto premium.
Nov 15, 2018, 2:04 PM
Do you ever have leftover hot dogs? Maybe you threw some on the grill and there’s 2 left in the package. Or you made them for lunch and one is still floating in the pan? Or maybe you don’t eat hot dogs because you don’t want to think about what they’re actually made of and would just like a tasty treat for your dogs? No matter what, here’s a tasty puppy pleasing use for hot dogs (or turkey dogs)