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Our newsletter articles are designed to provide helpful information on a wide range of timely topics. Simply click on one of the headlines below and the full article will appear. And keep checking month after month. You never know what story may address your individual situation.

November

October

  • Hotter and Hotter: Protecting Your Home from Wildfires

    After a relatively mild year for wildfires in 2019, widespread fires in 2020 are already above the 10-year average for January to September, with three more months of high wildfire risk left to go. Here are some steps to help protect your home and family.

  • Deer in the Headlights: Avoiding Animal Collisions

    In many parts of the country, autumn brings an increase in insurance claims related to collisions with deer and other large animals. Consider these tips for avoiding animal collisions, and make sure you have comprehensive insurance coverage.

September

  • Disaster Prep Could Save the Day

    Most communities could be impacted by a natural disaster such as a hurricane, wildfire, or earthquake. In the spirit of National Preparedness Month this article includes tips for emergency preparedness — updated for the COVID-19 era.

  • Driver Distractions Can Take a Terrible Toll

    Drivers may be on the road less often during the pandemic, but modern-day distractions are still a common cause of car accidents.

August

  • Back-to-College Insurance Needs

    The COVID-19 crisis has created uncertainty about the college experience this fall, but if you have a college student returning to campus, it's important to consider these three types of coverage.

  • Home on Wheels: RV Insurance Tips

    A recent survey found that 46 million Americans planned to take an RV trip in the next 12 months. Whether you own an RV or are considering buying one, be sure you understand the insurance requirements and coverage options.

July

June

May

  • Prepare for an Active Hurricane Season

    The 2020 Atlantic hurricane season is projected to be more active than usual. Here are some tips for protecting your house, planning for evacuation, and carrying appropriate insurance.

  • Driving Less? COVID-19 and Your Car Insurance

    In light of related reductions in mileage and accident claims, many auto insurers are offering financial relief for policyholders affected by the pandemic.

April

  • Flood Insurance: Rising Waters, Rising Costs

    According to the National Weather Service, 128 million people face an elevated risk of flooding in their communities in the spring of 2020. Learn about the National Flood Insurance Program — including coming changes to risk assessment models — and how flood mitigation measures might help protect your home and pay for themselves in the long run.

  • Telemedicine: The Virtual Doctor Will See You Now

    Proponents say telemedicine offers immediate access to many types of simple care while avoiding unnecessary and costly emergency room visits. Nearly nine out of 10 large employers offered telemedicine programs in their benefit packages in 2019, but many workers have not yet tried them.

March

February

January