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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.

April

March

February

January

  • New Year, New Insurance Deductibles?

    Having appropriate deductibles for your auto and homeowners policies could provide peace of mind — and might even save you some money.

  • Tips to Help Protect Your Home from Water Disasters

    As a homeowner, it’s important to pay close attention to maintenance issues, protect your financial interests with appropriate insurance, and read your policy carefully to understand the situations in which water damage will or will not be covered.

December

  • Deck the Halls Safely

    Although 2020 poses unique challenges, every winter holiday season requires caution and common sense. Consider these tips for a safer holiday experience.

  • Slip-Sliding on the Road: Tips for Winter Driving

    More than one out of five auto accidents is weather related, most often caused by rain, snow, sleet, and ice. Taking these precautions and carrying appropriate insurance coverage could help make this winter a safer, more secure driving season.

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.