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Cyber: 5 Types of Scams Common Today

Some helpful information to help you understand and avoid 5 common cyber scams being used today. 1.  Phishing Email:  You receive an email with the subject heading prompting immediate action. Often, these include notices that your account is suspended, closed or needs an update. Sometimes the title is something like: “Important update”. The email contains a [...]


Home budget and costs –How much can I afford?

Home Cost and Budget, How much house can I afford [...]


How To Choose Umbrella Insurance Coverage

Umbrella insurance is a type of insurance that provides protection above and beyond what other insurance policies offer. This is important for people who have substantial assets, savings, or high incomes. For example, if you get sued, umbrella insurance can help you avoid out-of-pocket losses — even if the claim is a very expensive one. [...]


How To Help An Asthma Victim

Do you suffer from asthma? If so, you probably know what to do if you have a sudden attack. But, supposing you’re not a sufferer, would you know what to do if a visitor to your home had an attack? By being prepared, you will know how to help an asthma victim. If you know [...]


How To Spot A Phishing Attempt

What is it and what to look for Phishing, the crime which tricks victims into giving away personal details that can be used for identity theft, is on the rise in North America. Police, Internet security, and consumer groups in both the US and Canada have issued public warnings about the alarming increase in fake [...]


5 Big Insurance Buying Mistakes

Insurance buying mistakes will not save money in the following situations. Saving you money on your insurance is top-of-mind for us. And, so it should be for any good local agent or broker. However, sometimes consumers think they can find a cheaper option, or they seek lower rates without thinking it through. But, looking for [...]