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Thursday, February 15, 2018 Here you will find some locate information on wildfires and protecting your homes. Beware, we are in the dry season in Florida. Wildfire activity for 2018 has started to increase. A warmer winter and vegetative debris from Hurricane Irma are much the cause for this increase. READ MORE >>
Thursday, February 15, 2018Over the last 12 months, the United States has had numerous outbreaks of fires. These fires happen in any type of dry climate. Many of them create significant damage. They destroy entire communities.
Many homeowners do not realize there are steps they can take to minimize these risks. READ MORE >>
Thursday, February 8, 2018Why is it that some businesses fail quickly, while others turn into multi-million dollar companies?
As the owner, you have more power than you might think. One way to make sure that you have a successful business is to follow best practices from others. Here are six habits you can put in place today:
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Tuesday, February 6, 2018Now is an important time to focus on your insurance protection. Do not overlook auto insurance. Many people purchase a policy and forget to go back and check it down the road. However, your needs can change.
Many times, vehicle owners need to adjust their policy to meet current changes. READ MORE >>
Thursday, February 1, 2018You have home insurance for a reason. You know that it is there to help you if you need to file a claim. But, will filing that claim cause your insurance rates to rise? This is a common concern.
In some cases, the answer is yes. In others, there is no need to worry. In short, if an event happens that requires filing a claim, do so. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, January 30, 2018Investing in a new car is a big step. Many times, individuals go to the dealership as a first step. That can be a costly mistake.
Before you buy a new car, especially a convertible, sports car, or another high-end luxury vehicle, there are several steps take right from home. READ MORE >>
Thursday, January 25, 2018Driving after dark is very common in the late fall and winter months. The sun sets sooner, making it harder to navigate the way home after work.
The risks are many. Deer are crossing the street virtually unseen. A child could be walking along the edge of the road, hard to notice until you are right next to them. READ MORE >>
Thursday, January 18, 2018When was the last time you thought about your home insurance policy? Many property owners do not use this policy often. They know it is a must-have. They keep making their payments on it. Yet, they do not recognize that home insurance should not just renew automatically.
Many companies allow this for convenience. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, January 9, 2018Whether it's a new year, new quarter or new month, business goals probably come to mind. Maybe you're crushing them; maybe not. If you find yourself in the later group, here's a way to help you make goals that you can achieve.
Specific: Your goal needs to be specific. Don't just say that you want to make a lot of money this year. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, January 2, 2018A broken television can be a large loss for some homeowners. Many of today's larger TVs cost hundreds of dollars or more. When an accident occurs and that TV hits the floor, you may be a bit worried about the loss.
In some situations, your home insurance can help you. READ MORE >>