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HOW TO CHOOSE AN UMBRELLA INSURANCE POLICY AND LIMIT COSTS

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

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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? If you know you have an asthma sufferer visiting, it’s always best to discuss their [...]

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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 [...]

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5 Big Insurance Buying Mistakes

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 cheap isn’t always the best route. It is one of five [...]

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Let Us All Enjoy the Cat Days of Summer

Before We Enter the Dog Days of Summer Let’s enjoy the cat days of Summer with Ziggy and Zarko. We think of the Dog Days of Summer as the days that are so hot that you want to hang out in the shade or plant yourself in front of a fan spinning on full-blast. Typically, [...]

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Eat Your Greens, Maybe

New Danger Warning On Food Additives Should you eat your greens? Maybe. Chemicals used to preserve food or improve flavor, and even some substances used in food packaging could harm children’s health, says a new study from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). The food chemicals, mostly used for coloring or to improve flavors are [...]

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