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What to Expect When Driving in Mexico

What to Expect When Driving in Mexico Are you planning to hit the road and drive to Mexico on your next vacation? Driving in Mexico can be a fantastic way to explore the country’s stunning landscapes, vibrant cities, and rich cultural heritage. However, before you head out on your adventure, it’s important to know what to expect and be prepared. This guide will provide a detailed overview...

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Will My Cell Phone Work in Mexico?

Will My Cell Phone Work In Mexico? Are you planning a road trip south of the boarder? If you are, you’d probably like to know if your cell phone works in Mexico. This is a common and important question when planning a trip to Mexico. This is one of the most common questions southbound travelers want to be answered before they travel. It makes sense. You’re going to want to use your...

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Preparing Your Home For Vacation Travel

Tips to Prepare Your Home Before You Leave for Vacation There are two near certainties when you take your annual family vacation, you’re about to create lasting memories, and the planning is hard work. It really doesn’t matter if you’re planning a cross-country RV road trip, traveling to an all-inclusive beach resort, or a European get-away. Vacation planning can be challenging....

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Hot Car Safety Tips

Hot Car Safety Tips Memorial day is just around the corner, so that means summer has arrived. With summer comes vacation plans, travel and road trips. This is officially the time when Americas get on the go. It’s also the time of year where the temperature begin to rise, so as we get ready to embark on another summer season, this is a good time to get some safety tips for a hot car. The...

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Tips to Avoid Thanksgiving Day Home Cooking Fires

Avoid Thanksgiving Day Home Cooking Fires with These Tips When it comes to home insurance claims, the two biggest hazards are fire and water. So, Thanksgiving is a big “hold your breath” moment of the insurance industry because the holiday produces a bunch of home cooking fires. In fact, according to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), Thanksgiving ranks as the leading day for home...

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4 Simple Ways to Avoid Porch Pirates

Four Simple Ways to Avoid Porch Pirates Are ready for some mind-blowing statistics? According to Pitney Bowes, there were 13 billion parcels shipped throughout the U.S. in 2018. Wow! It gets more staggering, according to Digital Commerce 360, consumers spent over $600 billion shopping online in 2019, representing a faster rate of increase than in 2018. Today, virtually everyone is shopping for...

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How to Protect Your Digital Identity

Seven Tips to Protect Your Digital Identity The internet plays such a large role in our daily lives, much more than a year ago and magnitudes more than a decade ago. Today, with much of the country on COVID-19 shelter-in-place orders the internet has is even more important to our daily lives. With the increased activity online are you doing enough to protect your digital identity? As our  dependence...

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What to Do if Your Car Breaks Down

What to do if your car breaks down or you have a blowout? When we talk about your car, we like to remind you about the value of comparison auto insurance quotes, or how to select auto insurance coverage, you know the fun stuff. 🙂 But sometimes it’s just a bit more important when we discuss safety issues, like what to do when your car breaks down, you have blowout or directly after an auto accident. Owning...

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Ten Ways to Protect Against Identity Theft

Ten Ways to Protect Against Identity Theft Do you worry about identity theft? As it turns out, many of us do. According to a 2014 Gallup Poll, “Hacking” tops the list of crimes consumers are most concerned about. As companies push more commerce toward the internet, protecting our online data is becoming big business. Even for insurance agents and underwriters, the reality of cyber-crimes and...

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The latest Auto Theft Statistics for 2014

The latest Auto Theft Statistics for 2014 We recently published a fun post about the top 10 insurance myths people tend to believe, and one of those myths had to do with vehicle theft. That’s when it hit us, we’ve never done a proper post about auto theft statistics. Shame on us! As insurance agents selling auto insurance, this is a critical piece of information we should be sharing...

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