Archive for August, 2016

Have a Safe Labor Day with Your Natural Gas Grill

Wednesday, August 31st, 2016
natural gas grill

Make sure that you’re taking the proper precautions with your grill.

Many homeowners are updating their grills by connecting them to their natural gas line. This is a convenient update that makes grilling carefree. However, there are a few things to be wary of. If you’ve recently attached your gas grill to your home’s gas line, here are a few things to consider. (more…)

No Regrets Road Trip: Ep. 8 – Nashville, Sustainability

Friday, August 26th, 2016

Easy Home Fixes on a Budget

Wednesday, August 24th, 2016
home fixes

Doing some easy home fixes now, like replacing old locks on doors, can save money in the long run.

Even with limited funds, there are lots of easy ways to make your home safer. Do a quick walkthrough of your home. If you notice any of the safety hazards listed below, then take a day to do some quick and effective home fixes! (more…)

No Regrets Road Trip: Ep. 6 – Roanoke, Severe Weather Safety

Friday, August 19th, 2016

No Regrets Road Trip: Ep. 12 – Milwaukee, Boating Safety

Thursday, August 18th, 2016

Test Your Insurance IQ: Trees and Insurance

Wednesday, August 17th, 2016

Five Ways to Help Protect Your Identity

Tuesday, August 16th, 2016

What To Do When There’s a Bug in Your Car While Driving

Monday, August 15th, 2016
bug in your car

Don’t freak out! Keep your hands on the wheel and slowly decelerate.

Did you know that insects are the second biggest summer driving distraction? In fact, 650,000 accidents have been caused by bugs flying inside vehicles! Not even celebrities are exempt from the possibility of rogue insects flying in an open car window; actor Seth Rogen crashed his car in 2008 after a bee had flown into his car.

While we may not think of insects as being a likely cause of a car crash, we’ve all probably thought about the possibility and what we would do in that situation. Seth Rogen even said that he had always wondered what he would do if a bee flew into his car, saying that when the incident occurred, “I freaked out and crashed right into the car in front of me. So I now know the answer is, ‘I will handle it as badly as you could ever handle that situation.”

However, you don’t have to handle this situation badly. Knowing what to do ahead of time can be instrumental in saving you and others from a nasty car accident. Here’s what to do if you find a bug in your car while driving. (more…)

No Regrets Road Trip: Ep. 1 – Cincinnati, Prepping for a Road Trip

Monday, August 15th, 2016

The i’s on Insurance: The Claim Game: Auto

Sunday, August 14th, 2016