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How safe is your vehicle?

By Auto Insurance, crash
Did you know that there is industry-wide information available to you on c by vehicle model? Contact the Highway Loss Data Institute at Bad news for Cadillac Escalade owners: the SUV is the most targeted vehicle by thieves, according to the Highway Loss Data Institute. The runner-up is the Nissan Maxima. Have you checked your car alarm lately? Confidential…
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It Pays to Own Umbrella Insurance

By Auto Insurance, lawsuit
Umbrella insurance provides extra coverage to protect your hard-earned assets from lawsuits. Say you are on a dream vacation on theFloridacoast and you rent a jet ski for an afternoon of wet and wild entertainment. Who knew those machines could move so fast, even in pitching seas. Then, look out! Your vacation suddenly goes further south when you hit another…
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Stay warm even when the power goes out

By heat, Home Insurance
We all dislike it when we lose power at our home, and even our business. But it is even worse when it occurs during the cold winter months as no heat can lead to broken pipes, as well as being a health safety hazard. Check out the following tips from IBHS and stay safe and warm this winter.
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Hurricane Sandy – tips for before and after

By Auto Insurance, Business Insurance
ALEXANDRIA, Va., Oct. 26, 2012 – Hurricane Sandy is predicted to make landfall this weekend and could potentially cause billions of dollars in damage to some of America’s most populated cities. As millions of people prepare for what could be a historically devastating storm, the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America(IIABA or the Big “I”) and Trusted Choice® advise…
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