Teen texting while driving

Dangers of texting while driving

Posted in Auto

Would you ever drive the length of a football field at 55 mph blindfolded? Well that's essentially what you're doing when texting while driving. Learn the disturbing stats, tips to prevent and how states are cracking down on offenders.

Insurance agent

Why choose an independent insurance agent?

Posted in General, Auto, Home, Life, Business

Independent Insurance Agents make buying insurance — whether it’s for personal or business — easy. Learn why choosing an independent insurance agent is the best choice.

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Importance of a certificate of insurance

Posted in Business

A certificate of insurance is an official document issued by your insurance company; think of it as your proof of insurance. It’s more than just a piece of paper, learn why it’s important and what to look for on a standard certificate.

Home Winter Season

Tips to winterize your home

Posted in Home

Winter in the Midwest can be brutal and with the snow and extreme cold comes weather-related damage and losses — many of which are avoidable. Learn what precautions you can take to avoid a claim on your home this winter.

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New car features can help save lives

Posted in General, Auto

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) reports newer vehicles are dramatically safer than the older models. It's a no brainer that as time goes on technology evolves — just think how it has impacted the computer and cell phone industry. Get the facts on what safety features rate best.

Safety workers

How to create an effective return-to-work program

Posted in Business

Creating a safe work environment and preventing accidents is the key to protecting employees and avoiding costly workers’ compensation claims. But accidents happen, and it’s the steps you take afterward that determine the effect on your employees and your organization. Follow our tips to help you design an effective Return-to-Work program.