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4 Ways to Help All Children Have a Great School Year

It's back-to-school time, and, if you have school-age children, your household is likely bustling with activity and filling up with books and backpacks. There are other households and school districts in your community,...

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Keep Cool While Keeping Your Energy Costs Down

Two thirds of households in America have air conditioners, according to the U.S. Department of Energy — and they spend a total of $11 billion each year running them. Our guess is that most of those households (which...

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Insurance after you say "I do"

Planning a wedding can be one of the most stressful moments in a person's life - but agents can help simplify one aspect of the couple's lives with this one simple piece of advice. Most often, moving all insurance...

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Liability or Full Coverage?

Knowing the difference can save or cost you money - Everyone knows that driving with insurance is required. If the bank owns your car then full coverage is the norm. If you hold title to your car then liability...

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Tips for a Safe Fourth of July — From Food to Fireworks

Memorial Day might be the unofficial start of summer, but Independence Day is when the season truly kicks into high gear. July 4 is a holiday that has something for everyone, whether you like to host (or attend)...

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Commuting by Bike: How to Get to the Office on Two Wheels

There are plenty of great reasons to bike to work: Commuters who ride save money on gas and car insurance, stay fit and help the environment (they don’t get stuck in traffic, either). And they even have fun — as long...

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Now is the time...

to review your homeowner's insurance policy. Last Review? - Most homeowners have never reviewed their policy since they closed on their home loan. For many policy holders the details of the policy are only reviewed...

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Avoiding Post-Storm Scam Artists

In recent weeks severe storms have hit the midwest. Oftentimes scam artists will take advantage of storm damage to make a quick buck on the back of the storm victims. Avoid the Scam Be leary of companies knocking on...

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Getting Your Boat Out of Storage and Into the Water

Spring is here, and you’re ready to get out on the water. But is your boat ready? Even if you’ve kept it properly stored for the winter and protected from the elements, there are still a number of things you need to...

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Homeowners vs. Condo Insurance

There are many similarities between buying a home and buying a condo. In both cases you are purchases real property and need to insure your purchase and possessions inside it. However, when you purchase a condo you are...

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