Category: Personal Insurance

How Driving Violations Can Affect Auto Insurance Premiums

From the car you drive, to the frequency with which you use it, there are several factors that go into determining how much you pay in auto insurance premiums. Each factor is weighted,, ultimately resulting in a price for typically a 6 or 12 month policy period. A major contributor to premiums is your driving record. The safer you drive, the more likely it is... Read Article

Phished! What now? Some steps to recovery

Pop-up screens can be phishing scams.   It could happen to anyone. You’re innocently browsing news headlines, checking the latest sports scores or searching for the perfect pair of shoes when out of nowhere you get a pop-up warning that a virus was detected on your computer and you need to contact Microsoft immediately. Conveniently enough, the pop-up also provides you with the Microsoft support... Read Article

Be Alert For Skimmers And Scammers!

It’s easy for a criminal to put a skimmer device on a credit card reader Before you swipe your bank card or credit card to make a payment or complete a bank transaction, be alert for skimmer devices attached inside or over the real card reader. Criminals use skimmers to capture the information from the magnetic strip on credit or debit cards, gaining unauthorized access... Read Article

Plan For Your Future: Buy Life Insurance As A Young Adult

With the struggle to manage burdensome student loans, balance the cost of mortgages and meet the endless barrage of other living expenses, why should life insurance be a priority for us as young adults? The answer is simple: it provides invaluable protection for our family’s financial future. We spend so much of our time and energy working to provide the best life for our loved... Read Article

The 6 Safest Small Cars On The Road Today

When it comes to what cars stand up to some of the most stringent crash testing, there are a half-dozen vehicles on the road today that are the best, according to the results of a recent study. Of the 12 small vehicles subjected to various forms of manufactured crashes, only one of the dozen got a "good" rating in the Mini Cooper Countryman, the Insurance... Read Article