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If you're the victim of identity theft, you need to act quickly to minimize the damage.

What to do if your identity is stolen

June 21, 2018

Have you ever known someone who has been the victim of identity theft or credit card fraud? It can be a highly frustrating experience, and it can take a long time to get the situation resolved. All that aside, it can be difficult to know where to start when it comes to what to do … Read more

Protect your personal information and prevent identity theft.

How to protect your identity and prevent identity theft

June 14, 2018

Identity theft is a scary thing. The havoc that one crafty hacker or scammer can wreak is not to be underestimated. You’ve probably known someone who’s had their identity stolen, or perhaps you’ve even been the victim yourself. It can be such a headache. But we’ve got some tips to help you prevent identity theft … Read more

It's important to keep your home safe while you're on vacation.

14 steps to secure your home and prevent burglary while you’re on vacation

June 7, 2018

If you’re planning a family vacation this summer, you’re probably looking forward to getting out of town for a little while. But in all the excitement, don’t forget to take some steps to secure your house before you leave. When you’re not there to keep an eye on things, your home can be susceptible to … Read more

When you're on vacation, it's important to be smart with social media.

8 tips to stay safe with social media when you’re on vacation

June 5, 2018

When you’re super excited about a trip or vacation, it’s really easy to get carried away when it comes to posting on social media. But whether your preferred platform is Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram, it’s important that you take proper precautions when it comes to your social media habits. If you’re not careful online, you … Read more

Making sure that kids have the proper supervision is essential to swimming safety.

Swimming safety tips for fun in the sun this summer

May 31, 2018

Swimming is high up on the list of fun things to do during the summer. It’s a great way to cool off and stay refreshed throughout the dog days of the summer months when the Atlanta humidity and high temperatures make it very unpleasant to be outside. Although swimming is tons of fun, it also … Read more

A flash flood can happen with little warning.

Stay safe with these summer flash flood safety tips

May 29, 2018

When you get a lot of rain, like we do in Atlanta during the summer, it’s not uncommon to have flash floods. Flash floods happen fast, and they can strike without a lot of warning. Summer months often come with the highest risk of flash floods because a lot of rain can fall in a … Read more

Check out these ten tips to save water this summer.

Top 10 tips to save water this summer in Atlanta

May 24, 2018

Atlanta summers are well-known for being very hot and very humid. Along with protecting your family from the summer sun and hiding indoors with the air-conditioning turned up, you also have to remember to be conscious of the environment, especially your water consumption. The heat causes water to evaporate at hyper-speed, so we need to … Read more

If you're going on a road trip this summer, check out these tips.

11 summer road trip tips for Memorial Day Weekend

May 22, 2018

School is almost out for the summer for the kids, Memorial Day is coming right up, and it’s time for vacation. You might be planning a road trip for the family this summer. Maybe you’re going sight-seeing, or maybe you’re going to visit extended family. Wherever your destination may be, it’s important to be safe … Read more

It's important to practice good sun safety in the summer.

7 sun safety tips to protect your family from the Atlanta summer sun

May 17, 2018

It’s no secret that Atlanta summers can be brutal. The heat and sunlight can get very intense – not to mention the humidity. The intensity of Atlanta summers makes sun safety (and severe weather safety) super important. Since summer is right around the corner, now seems to be an appropriate time to review sun safety. … Read more

Certain types of water damage are not covered by home insurance.

What kinds of water damage are covered by Atlanta home insurance?

May 15, 2018

Okay, so you have a slight problem: your kitchen is underwater. As much as you enjoy swimming, you would rather not swim…inside your house. In the kitchen. There’s something not quite right about that. At any rate, the question you’ve got now is what types of water damage are covered by home insurance? We’ll explain … Read more

If your home insurance is canceled, you can seek out new insurance.

What do I do if my Atlanta homeowners insurance gets canceled?

May 10, 2018

You know how important it is to have home insurance to protect your investment in your house. But what if your insurance company cancels your policy? You might feel very vulnerable and stressed without your home insurance, but maybe you’re at a loss for what to do now. What’s your next step? Well, it’s a … Read more

Unfortunately, termite damage is most likely not covered by home insurance.

Is termite damage covered by homeowners insurance?

May 8, 2018

Most people aren’t too fond of bugs. And Atlanta has plenty of them. As far as your home goes, one of the more destructive bugs out there is the termite. Termites can wreak havoc on your house – it’s estimated that termites, the creepy crawly little fiends, cost Americans over $5 billion dollars each year. … Read more

You could save money on your premium if you bundle your home and auto insurance.

Here’s what you should know about bundling your Atlanta home and auto insurance

May 3, 2018

If you’ve got a home or a car, chances are you’ve heard about bundling your home insurance and auto insurance. Maybe you’ve even heard that bundling can help you save money on your insurance. But is that true? Should you bundle your home insurance and auto insurance? It almost sounds too good to be true. … Read more

If you're the victim of car theft, there are a few phone calls you need to make.

Car theft: What do I do if my car is stolen?

April 26, 2018

Picture this: you walk out of the mall, shopping bags in hand. You head over to where you parked…and your car isn’t there. It’s gone. Vanished. And unless your car has learned to drive itself, you realize with gut-wrenching horror that it’s been stolen. So, what now? Is there any hope of seeing your beloved … Read more

Home insurance discounts are an easy way to save money on your premium.

What home insurance discounts am I eligible for?

April 19, 2018

There’s a lot of responsibility that comes along with owning a home. You have to maintain it. You have to cut the grass so that HOA won’t send snide letters. You have to manage the bills. And you have to get home insurance. But that sounds expensive…so you’re probably trying to find out how to … Read more