8 Summer Grilling Safety Tips

Summer is in full swing and that means firing up the backyard grill. But, before you do, keep in mind these tips to stay safe while using a propane or charcoal grill: Propane Grill: Always check the propane tank hose for holes, cracks or leaks before use. If you smell gas or suspect a leak…

Are You Prepared to Weather a Severe Storm?

In 2013, there were 7 weather and climate disaster events with losses over $1 billion EACH across the U.S. – five from severe weather and tornadoes, one major flood event, and the western drought & heat wave.[i] No one can control what the weather will do in your area, so it’s important to make sure…

Protecting Your Most Important Asset

What do you think is your most important asset? Your home? Your car? Family heirlooms? Most people who think about their assets immediately think of tangible items. But the truth is, your most valuable asset isn’t something you purchase or inherited – it’s your ability to earn a paycheck. Makes sense when you think about…

Renting a Car? Read this First!

‘Tis the season for vacations and that means rental cars for many people flying to their destinations. But before you hop in that car, make sure you take steps to ensure that you’re covered if any problems arise. Don’t Breeze Through the Pre-Inspection You’ve just landed and you’re already tired from the flight and just…