Got a Cabin? Is it Covered… when Disaster Strikes?

You head to your cabin during the summer to enjoy peaceful, lazy afternoons with a good book and fun around the campfire in the evenings. Your own little slice of heaven. Hopefully you will never have to deal with any major catastrophes, but if disaster strikes, the best defense if to be prepared and educate […]

Why Some Dog Breeds Are Excluded From Homeowners Insurance

Why Some Dog Breeds Are Excluded From Homeowners Insurance. Like all pet owners, you probably look at your dog as part of the your family and an important part of your home. Insurance companies, on the other hand, may have a different perspective, especially if he or she happens to be one of the dog breeds that may be excluded on your homeowners insurance policy.

Do You Have Enough House Insurance

Do You Have Enough House Insurance?

Living in Minnesota, we know that spring brings lovely flowers and the birds back to our yards, but with the change in seasons also comes with the threat of severe weather including storms and even tornadoes. When the weather becomes dangerous, do you know whether or not you have enough house insurance in the event of inclement weather?

How to Handle a Tire Blowout

Tips for Handling a Tire Blowout

It can happen anywhere and anytime. You’re driving along and then suddenly “bang” a whoosh of air, vibration in the wheel and you have a blown out tire flapping against the road. So how do you handle a tire blowout? Here are some tips for handling a tire blowout.

Protect Your Home this Holiday Season

Protect Your Home this Holiday Season

Protect Your Home this Holiday Season: The holiday season is already filled with lots of stress. Whether it is gathering and buying gifts, ordering holiday cards, or getting your home ready for family and friends to visit, adding anything to your to do list can seem overwhelming. However, a terrible unplanned event such as frozen water pipes, a burglary or a kitchen or electrical fire can be expensive and can ruin even the most carefully planned occasions during the holidays. There are some basic precautions that we can take to not only protect our house, but even more importantly – our love ones.

Social Media and Identity Theft: How They Relate

Social Media and Identity Theft: How They Relate

Although many American adults use social media to some extent and has become very common, this new form of communication has also become one of the fastest growing places for criminals to steal your identity. They use all sorts of scams and tools to get your personal information that they can use in the future […]

Many Homeowners Don't Have Basic Home Maintenance Knowledge

Many Homeowners Don’t Have Basic Home Maintenance Knowledge

Many Homeowners Don’t Have Basic Home Maintenance Knowledge, You may be very comfortable as you settle into your brand new home. With all of your extra space, you have visions of getting a new pet, expanding your home office, even getting to planting your new garden and mowing the lawn. However, many homeowners lack basic maintenance and repair knowledge about their new home.

Does Your Home Business Need Insurance?

Does Your Home Business Need Insurance?

Does Your Home Business Need Insurance? One reason many home based business owners go without business insurance is because they falsely believe that they are already covered under their home insurance or their renter’s policy. Unfortunately, this is not the case at all.