Blog concrete5 Blog Zend_Feed_Writer 2 ( How to Winterize Your Boar

Summer is (sadly) nearly over. Have you considered how to winterize your boat? Remember that doing so helps extend the life of your boat, and it may save you money.]]>
Wed, 11 Oct 2017 15:50:36 +0000 0
Questions To Ask Potential Plumbers Mon, 25 Sep 2017 15:20:08 +0000 0 Flood Protection: Elevate Your Awarness

Floods are the number one natural disaster in the United States1. You don't have to live in a high-risk flood zone to be affected by a flood. Floods and flash floods can occur anywhere. Just an inch of water can cause damage to your property. In fact, in the U.S., flood-related losses cost people more than a billion dollars a year1.]]>
Tue, 12 Sep 2017 20:56:41 +0000 0
Skillet Chicken Ramen Toss

If you've never experimented with Asian-style Ramen noodles, you're in for a treat. Our budget-friendly and quick-cooking Skillet Chicken Ramen Toss can be on the table in no time!]]>
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 16:35:13 +0000 0
Why do I need auto insurance if I don’t own a car?

A growing number of individuals today, especially Millennials, choose not to own an automobile. Auto loans and the costs of maintaining a vehicle aren't appealing to them. With a number of alternative modes of transportation, like trains, buses, and bicycles, owning a vehicle isn't always necessary. Commuters can easily get to their destinations using popular ride-sharing programs, such as Uber and Lyft.]]>
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 17:53:52 +0000 0
Swing Set and Tree House Safety

A backyard swing set or a tree house can bring hours of fun to your own kids, and make your backyard the go-to place in the neighborhood. ]]>
Tue, 08 Aug 2017 18:39:10 +0000 0
Moving? Don’t Forget to Update Your Pet’s Microchip

Being a pet parent comes with responsibilities. Just a few include making sure your pet is safe in a car and has access to great veterinarian. Another responsibility is making sure your pet has identification in case he or she gets lost or escapes. ]]>
Mon, 31 Jul 2017 19:57:11 +0000 0

Amish One Pan Ground Beef and Cabbage Skillet is one of my favorite ground beef and cabbage recipes that’s budget-friendly, uses just a few ingredients and is made in one pan – so little clean-up and it’s practically fool-proof.]]>
Mon, 31 Jul 2017 12:09:36 +0000 0
Making an insurance claim after the tornado strikes

If a tornado does hit your area, you should call your insurance agent immediately and provide the following information to start the claims process:]]>
Mon, 31 Jul 2017 12:02:42 +0000 0
What could happen to me if I get in an accident and only have minimum coverage?

Some car insurance commercials seem to be everywhere, touting state minimum coverage for less money. The idea is that rates are cheaper with basic coverage than with enhanced car insurance. If you’re looking to cut costs, don’t be tempted to buy a bare minimum plan.]]>
Fri, 21 Jul 2017 14:37:35 +0000 0
3 Myths That May Leave Your Family Unprotected

When you’re just starting out, it often seems that a dollar never stretches far enough. And with new commitments, such as buying your first home or having children, comes the responsibility to make sure your loved ones will be provided for financially, no matter what life may bring.]]>
Tue, 11 Jul 2017 12:22:56 +0000 0
The Gig Gap

For many decades, having a job meant being an employee of a company—often for life. Today, it’s a different story.]]>
Wed, 05 Jul 2017 16:18:59 +0000 0
The Difference between Regular and Premium Gas

Warm weather brings an increase in summer driving habits. Vacations, more frequent trips to the park, and family outings to name a few. Most people are clear on which type of gas their car needs. But not as many are clear on the differences between regular and premium gas.]]>
Thu, 22 Jun 2017 15:49:18 +0000 0
5 Ways to Avoid Parking Lot Fender Benders

We love the convenience but hate the frustrations, especially when people are driving too fast, backing out of spots without looking and otherwise modeling bad parking lot behavior. That behavior just so happens to be the cause of many door dings and irritated drivers. Even worse, careless behavior can cause a collision or injury. So, let’s all slow down and follow these five tips to make parking lots safer for everyone:]]>
Wed, 21 Jun 2017 18:10:49 +0000 0
Six Questions to ask Your Insurance Agent

When your life changes oftentimes your insurance needs to change, too. Yet it’s not always clear what kind of insurance protection fits you, your family or your business.]]>
Mon, 19 Jun 2017 15:31:48 +0000 0
How to Make Your Own Emergency Binder

Truthfully, I’d never even given much thought to an emergency binder, until I recently moved back in with my parents to help care for them. Thankfully they have an emergency binder that has all the important information I would need.]]>
Mon, 12 Jun 2017 18:15:00 +0000 0
I’m renting out my home. Will my current insurance cover that?

Many people think as long as they have insurance on their home, they are fine if they move out and rent the home or let a relative live there.]]>
Mon, 05 Jun 2017 16:02:47 +0000 0
Mrs. Agent's No-Churn Blueberry Cheesecake Ice Cream

With summer knocking on our door, I thought this blueberry no-churn ice cream would make the perfect summer-time treat!]]>
Mon, 29 May 2017 23:57:31 +0000 0
Agent Dozer - Security Guard on Duty

Even if you don’t have an Agent Dozer to protect your home and family, there are a few tips to keep your home and loved ones safe against a break-ins. Here are some home security statistics that may shock you, and hopefully motivate you to make your home less interesting to burglars. ]]>
Fri, 26 May 2017 20:00:01 +0000 0
When Should I Add My New Teen Driver to My Auto Policy?

As soon as your young driver’s gets a permit, you should call your agent. They will be added to your policy as a non-rated driver. This means there is coverage if they are involved in an accident but you are not charged for them being listed on your policy.]]>
Mon, 22 May 2017 20:00:26 +0000 0