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Barbecue Safety Tips

There is nothing better than grilling up a bunch of steaks or corn on your barbecue.  Grilling brings family and friends together, but an out of control fire will ruin your fun and may cause injury and damage to your home.  Your homeowner’s insurance can be designed to cover grilling accidents, but we hope you never have a fire in the first place.   On...

You Just Got Sued For A Social Media Post

 A Texas jury has awarded a wedding photographer more than $1 million after determining a newly married couple unhappy with her work launched a social media campaign to post falsehoods about her. The Dallas County jury found Friday that the campaign against Andrea Polito amounted to defamation. The jury unanimously found the couple acted of out malice in targeting Polito in the months after their...

Don’t Travel Without An Insurance Review

As the summer vacation season approaches and thoughts turn to fun in the sun, getting on an airplane or even camping. Remember your homeowners insurance will cover your personal property while on vacation. If you plan on traveling to a foreign country, call our office for an insurance review. Here are some tips to protect your data from prying eyes so you can have one...

Labor Day: A Celebration for Workers

Observed on the first Monday in September, Labor Day symbolizes the end of summer for many.  It was actually created by the labor movement in the late 19th century as a “workingmen’s holiday.” In the late 1800s, at the height of the Industrial Revolution in the United States, the average American worked 12-hour days and seven-day weeks in order to eke out a basic living...

Beat the Heat by the Pool this Summer, Pool Safety and Insurance Encouraged

This month swimming pools around the country will be opening and there is no better time to consider the insurance and safety implications of owning a pool. You can be sued if someone drowns or is injured in your pool even if they did not have your permission to be there.  It’s important to have the proper locks and safety equipment and to have appropriate...