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Cold temperatures across the United States have caused consumers havoc both in their homes and in their cars. Potholes  Americans spend over $3 billion per year to repair pothole-related damage to their cars. Extreme cold weather coupled with...
If you are considering buying jewelry for Valentine’s Day, here are five tips from Anne D’Innocenzio of The Associated Press.   Beware of discounts – do your research.  The median price of a piece of jewelry, excluding engagement...
If you are celebrating the Super Bowl at a restaurant or sports bar, we’d like you to be safe. Remember to plan ahead for safe transportation if you are planning to drink.  Be careful with your credit card information, as with all the...
To keep your business compliant in 2019, here are ten regulatory issues to watch out for: Sexual Harassment Prevention - EEOC is expected to continue heightened enforcement of sexual discrimination claims this year as a results of the #MeToo...
According to a recent survey conducted by Allianz in their annual Risk Barometer, the top perils to corporations are cyber incidents along with business interruption events.  In addition, workforce skill shortages and legislative/...
To assist you in protecting your home in 2019, here are five tips to help prevent a claim. Know where your shut-off value is.  Make sure that everyone in the household knows where it is and how to shut it off. Check your washer/dryer....
In this day and age, when renters insurance is as cheap as a weekly coffee and donut from Dunkin Donuts, why is it that almost two thirds of renters are uninsured? Picture this: you and your friends have just opened your apartment door after...
It is a fact that 25% of small businesses never reopen after a catastrophe.  Here is a simple checklist to start 2019 with a good disaster-prep program: Purchase Appropriate Insurance Coverage – property, business interruption, and...
With New Year’s Eve approaching, here are a few things to consider as you get ready to party: Plan a ride in advance – whether it be public transportation, ridesharing service, or carpool. Car thefts are the second most active holiday for theft....
Here are some safety tips to follow when you are shopping at the holidays: Shop during daylight hours whenever possible. If you must shop at night, go with a friend or family member. Dress casually and comfortably.  Avoid wearing expensive...

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