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How to Have a Safe Fourth of July at Home

  Fourth of July is just around the corner, meaning it’s time to break out the grill, bake your best bean dip, throw some beer on ice and get ready to celebrate!   It’s amazing to see how American people celebrate their love and hope for this country every year, and in fact, Americans have more →

 


 

 

Summertime and You Know What That Means: Road Construction

  Nothing puts an end to the excitement of a road trip with friends like getting stuck in gridlock traffic. Let’s just hope you or your friends have an endless playlist to get you through the orange cones and flashing sings of “ROAD CONSTRUCTION.” Will you ever get there? Will you survive the pain and more →

 


 

 

 


 

 

Six Signs You Need Insurance for Your Home-Based Business

  So you just started your own business, congratulations! You’ve got a few clients, money is coming in and you are basking in your entrepreneurial success - what could go wrong? While you may be great at running your business, there are still things that can occur that are out of your control. If something more →

 


 

 

So You Own a Firearm. Do You Have Insurance?

  You’re a master of the shooting range, a hunter that out hunts every other hunter alive, the shooter who is known for having a “perfect shot” every time . . . so why would you need to worry about accident insurance coverage?   Well, the truth is, no one is perfect. Accidents happen, and it’s important more →

 


 

 

 


 

 

The Construction Industry: The Young vs. Old Debate

The construction industry has suffered through hard knocks since the market crashed in 2007-2008. Now, even as the economy slowly recovers and certain industries bounce back, the construction sector now faces personnel problems.     While construction activity has increased as the economy has improved (and that demand is expected to continue in 2015), the more →

 


 

 

Want to Stay Safe in the Dark? Read This!

Do you love exercising outdoors or just being outside in general? Well, if you have the typical 9-5 job like many of us, then you probably find yourself only able to go outdoors when it’s dark out.   This is especially true in the winter when it seems to stay dark until after we get more →

 


 

 

Will You Be Hit Big? Tax Woes with Obamacare

Taxpayers that who purchased health insurance through the Affordable Care Act Marketplace in 2014 or failed to buy health insurance entirely may be surprised this tax season with unexpected expenses.   According to tax industry leader H&R Block, an estimated 3.4 million Americans that bought through the marketplace will owe money for advance premium tax more →

 


 

 

Fire Prevention and Safety Basics: You’d Be Surprised Who Doesn’t Follow Them

Many of us learned about forest fires in our youth from Smokey the Bear. We also received lectures from the local fire department, were subject to scary fire prevention and safety films, and also were taught at home about escape methods.   Yet, despite our well-intentioned indoctrination, we still have trouble following fire safety and more →