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One thing I’ve learned over the years is there are several common misconceptions regarding personal umbrella insurance policies. In some cases, people who have one think it provides a blanket limit of protection but are often unclear as to how it really works. READ MORE >>

March is already upon us, which marks the start of one my favorite seasons, SPRING! Warmer weather, blooming flowers, and especially, no more snow! I’m not sure about the rest of you, but after the winter we’ve had, I’ve never been more ready for spring. READ MORE >>

The sharing economy is a term that describes the peer-to-peer economic model in which individuals can rent or borrow assets (goods and services) owned by someone else. Other names include the gig economy and access economy. READ MORE >>

As the outdoor temperature gradually drops, deer activity and deer-vehicle accidents increase. Every year across the country, deer-vehicle accidents account for billions of dollars in vehicle damage, thousands of injuries and hundreds of fatalities. These tips can help you avoid a collision with a deer and stay safe while on the road. READ MORE >>

One thing I’ve learned over the years is there are several common misconceptions regarding personal umbrella insurance policies. In some cases, people who have one think it provides a blanket limit of protection but are often unclear as to how it really works. READ MORE >>

If you drive a vehicle, you are required by law to have insurance. But why do we need it? Consider hitting a car and injuring three passengers. If both your vehicle and the other vehicle are valued at $20,000 and considered total losses, and each passenger has medical claims of $20,000, this quickly adds up to $100,000! READ MORE >>

Leasing a car is becoming more and more popular as time goes on since leasing offers significant benefits as compared with purchasing a vehicle. Edmunds, a research publication that focuses on the automotive market, released the following data from its study last summer on leasing: READ MORE >>

The AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety’s latest American Driving Survey polled nearly 6,000 drivers around the country and found: More than 87% of drivers age 16 and older drove in the past year. Men drove 2,314 more miles than women and spend 18% more time driving. READ MORE >>

In 2014, 32,675 fatalities resulted from motor vehicle crashes – and distracted driving was to blame for 10% of them, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. In response to the widespread problem, State Auto is teaming up with a simple invention that may lower the incidence of distracted driving-related accidents. READ MORE >>

Your personal credit score can have a huge impact on how much you pay for car insurance.  According to the 2016 Car Insurance and Credit Scores Report by WalletHub, people with no credit pay an average of 53% more for car insurance than those with excellent credit scores – and fluctuations reach 122% in some states. READ MORE >>

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