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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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Using Our Clickable Coverage Feature

If you're anything like me, you love to be prepared. Whether I am looking to buy a car, get a home insurance quote, or comparing lawn mowers I want to be as informed as I can be. Getting the most out of my purchase, and...

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Do I Need Auto Insurance If I Don't Own A Car?

It seems like a lot of young people these days don't own their own cars. Public transportation, car-pooling, and ride sharing are becoming more popular and accessible every day. With these options available to potential...

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Are you ignoring life insurance?

For a lot of young people today, life insurance is the last thing on their minds. Some people probably feel like they don't have time to research life insurance while balancing work and a social life. Other people may...

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Tax Season and Identity Theft: What You Need to Know

Unless you get an extension, taxes are due on April 18th. April 15th is usually the date people think of, but this year April 15th is on a Saturday. Taxes aren't due on a weekend so normally this would make Monday April...

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Insuring Personal Property

With today being Valentine's Day, lots of couples are buying each other expensive gifts. Jewelry is the biggest one, in fact in 2016 people spent almost 20 billion dollars on Valentine's Day. Did you know that most...

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5 Ways to Keep Your Teen Driver Safe

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration traffic deaths are up 10 percent in the first half of 2016. With distractions like smart phones and tablets teens are facing a lot of risks while on the...

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How to Deal With Road Rage

Have you ever noticed that, with roadway anger, it’s always the other guy’s fault? And, it very well could be. The thing is, you can’t control how other people drive. But, you can control how you respond to situations...

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Fire Pit Safety Tips

This is an older post from Scott Stueber @ West Bend, but with summer here once again I figure it is still relevant. If you are going to have a campfire please do it safely. Check out these tips to protect yourself. ...

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Summer Driving More Dangerous For Teens

Summer is officially here! Unfortunately, for teen drivers, this is the deadliest time of year. More teens are now on the road going to their summer jobs, visiting friends, and travelling to summer attractions. This...

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