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Protect Yourself! Get A Daschcam

This week's blog post is actually just a quick video from YouTube. It goes over some reasons you may want to get a dash cam and some tips on selecting one for yourself. Basically, dash cams have reached a price point...

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Protect Your Home From Theft This Summer

Are you planning on taking a trip this summer? For many families, summer vacation is the ideal time to take a trip. Whether you are gone for a long weekend or a couple of weeks, your home is vulnerable while you are...

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Tips to save you money on utility bills this summer

So summer is in full swing. If the heat wasn't an obvious sign, some of you may have noticed based on your bills. With summer started,...

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Living Well With Dogs and Cats

In the insurance industry we deal with new home buyers a lot. When people get a new home they often shop for new insurance as well. Finding the best coverage for your new property is a great idea, but home buying is...

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Insurance Tips For New College Graduates

You may be prepping for finals, but graduation is right around the corner. Work hard and keep it up. Once you are done with your papers and exams and you have your diploma in hand it may be time to start thinking about...

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Spring Driving Safety Tips

Spring is here and the weather is finally starting to get nice. While the warmth is a welcome change it does present some dangers, especially to drivers. Melting snow can reveal potholes, heavy rains can start quickly...

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Sump Pump Spring Tips

Spring is coming quickly! If you are a homeowner or renting a home you should be checking on your sump pump. For those of you who don't know, a sump pump is a small appliance installed in a basement or crawlspace. A...

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Snow Blower Safety Tips

It's been a very mild winter for Lake County Illinois so far, but that doesn't mean we won't see snow. Snowblowers can be a great alternative to shoveling. A good snowblower can save time, energy, and frustration which...

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When Should You Review Your Insurance Policy?

If you are like most people, you probably don't look at your insurance policy too often. Insurance is just that thing you have to have. Insurance isn't something that you really want, and that shows. The average person...

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Wire Grill Brush Safety Tips

Just checking in with a quick blog post from our friends at West Bend Mutual Insurance. This blog post covers some safety tips for using a wire brush to clean your grill. We are coming into Labor Day weekend and a lot...

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