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7 Hurricane Myth-Conceptions

May 29, 2018 at 7:58 pm | No comment | Category: Assignment of Benefits, family safety, Storm Season

storm seasonSummer is right around the corner and brimming with possibilities! Don’t forget that June marks the beginning of two seasons: summer and hurricane! As you make summer plans, don’t forget to add hurricane prep to your list. The Sun Sentinel recently quoted Florida Chief Financial Officer, Jimmy Patronis, as he debunked a number of common hurricane insurance myths that we wanted to share with you here to help you stay ahead of bad weather.

Protect Yourself From Identity Theft

May 4, 2018 at 5:24 pm | No comment | Category: family safety, Homeowner's Insurance

identity theftIf you’ve ever been the unfortunate victim of identity theft, you know all too well the terrible wave of panic that sweeps over you the moment you realize your information has been stolen and used fraudulently.  You also know how difficult it is to put the pieces back together and recover from an incident involving identity theft or fraud.

Spring into Fire Safety: A Guide to Prepping Your Home This Season

shutterstock_220431301When you’re in the throes of spring cleaning, take a moment and remember to add these fire prevention tips onto your honey-dos. Not only do you want to prevent fires and keep the lives of your family members safe, but you also want to safeguard against costly smoke damage which can often be impossible to remove. Here are a few fire safety tips to get you going.

It’s 2018! Time for a Homeowners Insurance Checkup

January 9, 2018 at 5:49 pm | No comment | Category: family safety, Homeowner's Insurance, Storm Season

homeowners insuranceNew Year, New…Insurance Policy? You bet. Floridians were hit hard in 2017 and many were left disillusioned with their coverage. Now is the time to dig into the details of your policy, talk with your insurance agent, and make changes to ensure 2018 is covered.

Tips for Stress-Free Holiday Travel

December 1, 2017 at 4:57 am | No comment | Category: family safety, Homeowner's Insurance

holiday travelPreparing for travel over the holidays can make people simultaneously anxious and excited. You’re balancing how fun it will be to have family meet your new bundle of joy versus how much your fellow airline passengers will appreciate your precious cargo. When you start feeling overwhelmed, keep these tips in mind for easier travel.

Thanksgiving Food Hazards: How to Avoid Choking, Food Poisoning, and Contamination

November 22, 2017 at 5:31 pm | No comment | Category: family safety, Homeowner's Insurance, Liability

shutterstock_678495754Cooking a turkey is kind of a big deal. Whether this is your first time or your 50th, read through these tips for thawing and cooking to reduce cross contamination and potential food poisoning. You’ll also find tips for storing leftovers and minimizing choking hazards! Keep everyone safe this thanksgiving while still enjoying the festivities.

Hosting the Holidays? Prep Your Home for Guests

November 2, 2017 at 8:07 pm | No comment | Category: family safety, Homeowner's Insurance, Liability

hosting the holidaysIt’s great to get everyone under one roof for the holidays. Good food, good friends, and good fun abound. If you’re the hostess with the mostess this year, be sure to check your list twice for safety. May your holidays be extra cozy when you take these few extra precautions into consideration as you prepare your home for guests.

Trick-or-Treat Safety Tips: Keep Your Home and Family Protected with Florida Homeowner’s Insurance

October 26, 2017 at 2:35 pm | No comment | Category: family safety, Homeowner's Insurance

halloween safetyThe holiday season is finally here and that means it’s time to make sure your home is ready for a Halloween celebration. Whether you’re having friends over for a candy-filled night of fun or you plan on welcoming lots of tiny tots in costume to choose their favorite treats, it’s also a good time of year to revisit your homeowner’s insurance policy. With a comprehensive Florida home insurance policy and a few simple safety tips, you can make sure everyone have a spooky and fabulous night!

Four Tips to Prevent Home Fires

October 13, 2017 at 4:33 pm | No comment | Category: family safety, Fire Safety, Homeowner's Insurance

fire safetyWe hope you practice fire safety and prevention all year long! But if you’re like most of us, some of these simple checks and plans might have slipped your mind. Good news though—Fire Prevention Week is from October 8-14, and it’s a great time to address potential fire risks. Over 365,000 home fires were reported in 2015 in the US alone. Let’s cut that number down. So, break out your “honey-do list” and let’s get rolling with these four fire safety tips.

9 Hurricane Facts To Know During Storm Season

August 1, 2017 at 7:28 pm | No comment | Category: family safety, Storm Season

Storm Season in Florida

It’s still the beginning of storm season, but hurricane preparedness is probably not on your mind too much just yet. Hurricane season started on the first of June and will run right up until the end of November when storm season comes to an end.

It is of the utmost importance to exercise ongoing hurricane preparedness. Here are nine facts about hurricanes that we hope will motivate you to start prepping today!

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