4 Must-Know Tips to Keep Your Car Ready for the Road

Do warmer temperatures have you daydreaming of a spring or summer road trip? Before you pack up your vehicle, prioritize preventive maintenance tasks and give your car a good detail. In honor of National Car Care Month, here are a few post-winter pointers to tackle before you hit the road. Tend to Tires Cold temperatures Read more about 4 Must-Know Tips to Keep Your Car Ready for the Road[…]

Spring-Cleaning Tips for Your Kitchen and Bathrooms

Is a deep clean of your home on your list of things to do? Kitchens and bathrooms usually require the most attention, but it can be overwhelming to figure out where to start. Make sure you hit these often neglected spaces for a complete spring-cleaning ritual. What to Tackle in the Bathroom Even if your Read more about Spring-Cleaning Tips for Your Kitchen and Bathrooms[…]

Which tire tread pattern is best for your vehicle?

As the only part of the vehicle that comes in contact with the road, your car’s tires contribute to its overall safety. Tires come in a variety of tread patterns, and each one has its optimal application and road conditions. Using the proper tire tread can help you avoid accidents and even improve your car’s Read more about Which tire tread pattern is best for your vehicle?[…]

NOAA sees up to 14 hurricanes in Atlantic this year

WASHINGTON (Reuters)—The Atlantic storm season could produce as many as 14 hurricanes this year, the U.S. government’s top climate agency predicted Thursday, setting the scene for potentially the most intense season since 2005.Advertisement In its first forecast for the storm season that begins next Tuesday, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration forecast 14 to 23 Read more about NOAA sees up to 14 hurricanes in Atlantic this year[…]

Insurance Agents & Brokers – What’s the difference?

Insurance AgentsInsurance agents are insurance professionals that serve as an intermediary between the insurance company and the insured. Broadly speaking, an agent’s liability to their customers is administrative. That is, agents are only responsible for the timely and accurate processing of forms, premiums, and paperwork. Agents have no duty to conduct a thorough examination of Read more about Insurance Agents & Brokers – What’s the difference?[…]

Finding the right insurance agent or broker

How do you find the right agent? First, understand the difference between captive and independent agents. A captive agent sells one company’s insurance products. An independent agent represents multiple companies, which should allow him or her to combine coverages and service to meet your insurance needs and price target. If you own a business, consider Read more about Finding the right insurance agent or broker[…]