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Monday, March 19, 2018As a busy homeowner, it is easy to fall into the trap of pushing off tasks that maintain the long-term value of your home in favor of more pressing problems. That’s OK, to a point, as certain house-cleaning projects should be in the “long-term maintenance” category. READ MORE >>
Thursday, March 15, 2018Your small business insurance needs a very specific companion: the certificate of insurance. It’s a valuable business insurance tool, and it’ll keep you safe when working with vendors. Whether you’ve landed a new client, are expanding your business or are simply outsourcing a project, this certificate might save you if liability claims arise. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, March 13, 2018Buying a home is an exciting time. You finally have a place of your own. You can do whatever you desire. And, you are working to make this place your own. Protecting it is a very important step.
Home insurance can do that. It provides financial protection to you should accidents occur. READ MORE >>
Monday, March 12, 2018As springtime approaches, you probably notice something in addition to the warmer weather and blooming flowers: more motorcycles on the roads of Illinois and Wisconsin. Riding looks like a lot of fun, doesn’t it? Just imagine heading down Highway 41 with the sun shining and the road stretching out to the horizon. READ MORE >>
Thursday, March 8, 2018Young drivers suffer from inexperience. As a skilled, older driver, you may have the ability to react faster. You understand better how a car reacts in wet conditions. You know how much distance to leave between vehicles. Teens do not know this. To minimize the risk of auto insurance claims, work to educate your teen on these and other factors. READ MORE >>
Monday, March 5, 2018Can You Deduct Your Premiums? Are Insurance Payouts Taxable? Answers To Your Tax Questions At tax time, people are looking to find every possible deduction they can—so what about writing off your home or auto insurance premiums? The answer mostly comes down to one easy question: personal or business? READ MORE >>
Thursday, March 1, 2018Providing a safe place for visitors to arrive at your home is important. If you invite guests to your home to relax on your patio, they expect to be safe doing so.
Accidents can occur anywhere. If you have ample home insurance, however, you might not have to worry about those risks. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, February 27, 2018Businesses face a slew of risks, annually. Even if you’re an optimist, you should prepare for the worst. One of the ways to do so is with business insurance. Before deciding on a policy, you should pinpoint the biggest dangers to your business. Below, we’ve outlined the five biggest pitfalls you might fact as a business provider. READ MORE >>
Monday, February 26, 2018Home improvement: It’s a never-ending process for many people, and for those of us who aren’t necessarily handy, it can be a hassle, too. But there are plenty of simple maintenance tasks and other improvements you can handle to make your home safer – whether you’re handy or not. READ MORE >>
Thursday, February 22, 2018Most homeowners insurance policies provide financial protection from big, common risks. Fires, theft and vandalism are a few of those. Liability lawsuits filed against a homeowner may get support, as well.
Yet, most policies also have exclusions. These are specific types of events the policy does not provide any coverage for in most cases. READ MORE >>