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Do You Need Umbrella Insurance?

One of the most certain things in life is uncertainty. Your dog could bite the neighbor’s kid. Your teen driver could hit a cyclist. A guest could fall down your stairs. A rainy morning commute on worn-out tires could...

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Three Ways a Pool May Affect Your Homeowners Insurance

That oh-so-covetable experience of taking a dip in your very own pool? Millions of American households enjoy it, at least when the weather’s nice. With the summer heat ratcheting up, you may be coming down with a...

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Easy to Forget Cleaning Projects

As a busy homeowner, it's easy to fall into the trap of pushing off tasks that maintain the long-term value of your home in favor of more pressing problems. That’s OK, to a point, as certain house-cleaning projects...

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6 Easy Ways to Save on Auto Insurance

The cost of insurance can vary by hundreds of dollars depending on your driving record, what type of car you have, where you live, and many other variables. Insurance companies must consider multiple factors including...

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Avoid Parking Lot Accidents

5 Ways to Avoid Parking Lot Fender Benders Parking lots in Northwest Indiana – we love the convenience but hate the frustrations, especially when people are driving too fast, backing out of spots without looking...

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Heavy Rain? Be on the Lookout for Heavy Damage

Your home protects you from the elements, but heavy rains can weaken that protection. With a little maintenance and a lot of vigilance, it’s not hard to stay safe and dry. Spring rainstorms are a fact of life in many...

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Vacation Travel Smarts

Make your vacation a great one - Whether you’re planning a trip to a local attraction in Indiana this summer, or headed all the way across the country, you want your vacation to be relaxing. It’s a getaway from work,...

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Safety tips when working in the yard

Let's Keep Our Lawns - and Ourselves - Safe when working in the yard For many of our neighbors in Northwest Indiana, summer means more than sunshine and vacations. It also means working in the yard - often with tools...

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Fire Pit Safety Tips

It’s a great feeling to hang out with friends and family around a blazing fire in your backyard in Northwest Indiana — unless, of course, that fire blazes a little too much. While a fire pit can be a wonderful addition...

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Want a Safer Home? Consider these Inexpensive Fixes

Home improvement: It’s a never-ending process for many people, and for those of us who aren’t necessarily handy, it can be a hassle, too. But there are plenty of simple maintenance tasks and other improvements you can...

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