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Here’s What Road Salt Does to Your Car

By Auto Insurance, car insurance, Freeze, Seasonal Tips, Winter

When winter arrives, so do difficult driving conditions like whiteouts and black ice. Road salt helps melt ice, which definitely makes the roads safer. However, there are some definite downsides when it comes to your car. Read on to learn exactly how road salt works—and what road salt does to your car. HOW DOES ROAD SALT WORK? Salt—or in scientific terms, sodium chloride…

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10 Spring Pet Dangers

By Seasonal Tips

The spring season can be very harmful for your cat or dog. Knowing the dangers your pet might face during this season can help you avoid them and keep your furry friends safe. Here are the top dangers worth being aware of: Windows. An open window is an easy escape, so make sure you have a screen so that they…

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Help Prevent Drunk & Drugged Driving

By Seasonal Tips, Tips from the Insurance Experts

December is 3D month (Drunk & Drugged Driving Month) and with the holiday season approaching, it’s especially important to know the facts and statistics related to drunk and drugged driving. Impaired is impaired, whether it’s drugs or alcohol. Both present a serious risk to not only yourself but everyone else on the road. In order to prevent drugged and drunk driving, here…

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Don't Be a Victim of a Deer Collision

By Seasonal Tips

This month brings is the beginning of deer mating season, which causes an increase in deer collisions. Insurance companies have reported a spike in claims during the months of November & December. The average cost for repairs after a collision is $4,135. In 2013, there were at least 12,945 deer hit and 191 deaths in Maryland as a result of these collisions. Maryland ranks…

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10 Tips for a Spook-tacular Halloween

By Fall, Seasonal Tips

It’s the most fa-boo-lous time of the year filled with costumes, tricks, treats, and fun. Make Halloween safety your number one priority this year and keep everyone safe by following these tips: Leave your keys and grab a broomstick. The most popular trick-or-treating hours are from 5:30-9:30 pm. If you are driving, be sure to be extra alert during these times for trick-or-treaters. Keep…

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Spring Cleaning Tips

By Home Insurance, Seasonal Tips

Of course, because spring is a time for new beginnings, cleaning and organization around the house are very popular this time of year. If you’re ready to tackle that monumental chore, read on for some helpful information. (And if you’re so tidy and organized throughout the year that spring cleaning isn’t a big chore for you, well, keep that to…

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