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Why Today’s Homes Burn Faster

From building materials to furnishings, many of the things in your home likely aren’t as flame-resistant as those from yesteryear. A fire in a modern home is a “perfect storm,” according to safety consulting and...

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How to Lower Your Auto Insurance Bill

It’s easy to lower your insurance costs - especially if you have a great driving record, or don’t mind having higher deductibles. Who doesn’t want to pay less for car insurance? Billions of dollars are spent on ad...

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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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