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    How to Deal With Road Rage: 5 Dos and Don’ts

    Have you ever noticed that, with roadway anger, it’s always the other guy’s fault? And, it very well could be. The thing is, you can’t control how other people drive. But, you can control how you respond to situations on the road that come across as inconsiderate or even hostile – yes, even when someone […]

    September 7, 2016

  • drivig on the D707 along the edge of the Namib desert

    Essential Driving Tips for Extreme Heat

    The sun is shining, your shades are on and there’s nothing ahead but miles and miles of enjoyment. You love being behind the wheel on a nice warm day. But, as the temperatures rise so do your chances of encountering car trouble, bringing your joy ride to a screeching hot stop. To help keep you […]

    August 25, 2016

  • Navigate Rainy Roadways With Care

    It’s just rain – how much impact can it really have on your driving? The answer: a lot. You’re likely to experience lower visibility, reduced traction and increased difficulty in handling your car both during and after a rainstorm. Add flooding to the mix and suddenly things get much more challenging – and dangerous. In […]

    August 15, 2016

  • Going Solar? Here’s What to Think About First

    For decades, solar panels have been going up on roofs across America, meaning that nowadays a roof can help protect you from the elements and help insulate you from rising electric costs. For some, the environmental benefit of renewable energy is an added draw, as is the potential to sell excess power back to the […]

    August 15, 2016

  • Five Sure-Fire Ways to Get Your Car Stolen

    Most people would say their car is one of the most valuable assets they own – if not the most valuable. Despite that, however, some people make it downright easy for thieves to drive off in their pride and joy. We don’t want you walking out your door to an empty driveway or leaving the […]

    August 15, 2016

  • All About GAP Coverage

    GAP coverage is an additional coverage that you can add to your auto policy. A lot of people don’t know about it, but it should be noted that this coverage isn’t for everyone. We didn’t include it in our previous blog post about the optional coverages you must have because not everyone needs it. We’ll discuss […]

    August 11, 2016

  • 5 Must-Have Optional Auto Insurance Coverages

    While an auto policy can have basic, known benefits, there are certain optional coverages you should consider. To be clear, the obvious coverages are liability, comprehensive, and collision. Of the many optional coverages available, you should highly consider having medical payments, uninsured & underinsured, full glass coverage, rental reimbursement, and roadside assistance.  1. Medical Payments Medical […]

    August 4, 2016

  • My kid is headed off to college, do I need to do anything to my insurance policies?

    It’s that time of year when kids are preparing for college. They’re getting their textbooks and schedules straightened out, but have you thought about how their leaving may affect your insurance? We’ll look into how your coverage may extend to them at school, and also possible discounts you could be receiving. Whether your child is a […]

    July 7, 2016