Winter Freeze Exposure

Winter Freeze Exposure

Homeowners may not realize it but when cold weather approaches, water and fire hazards increase. Here are some common cold weather issues and what you can do to prevent them from happening in your home. Water can quickly turn into costly home damage. Help safeguard...
Winter Driving Tips

Winter Driving Tips

Winter driving is the toughest of the year. Here are some tips to stay safe when driving in bad conditions. Inspect your tires for issues with air pressure and tread.  This isn’t the place to save – replace them if they’re worn. Keep your cellphone fully...

Your Water Heater: Home Flooding’s Biggest Cause

The most frequent cause of flooding in your home isn’t because water leaks in from the outside! It’s from water that you brought in yourself. That’s right it is from your own waterlines already in the house. Even bigger than overflowing sinks, bathtubs and toilets,...
4 tips for avoiding ID theft & fraud

4 tips for avoiding ID theft & fraud

Below are four tips for avoiding identity theft and fraud. 1. Pay attention to email security. Use strong passwords for all financial accounts, but especially your email account. If it’s vulnerable, all of your other accounts will be, too. Use an especially secure...
10 Most Dangerous States for Senior Drivers

10 Most Dangerous States for Senior Drivers

Here’s a list of the 10 most dangerous states for senior drivers. And, guess which one is worst? 10. Delaware Approximately 16 percent of residents are age 65 or older and in 2014, Caring.com found that 22 percent of drivers killed in car crashes fell into that...