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10 tips for organizing your Atlanta home office to boost productivity

August 9, 2018

If you work from home or have a home-based business, you’re going to need a sweet space to work from. You’ve got a lot to do, but working from home is great – you’ve got your pets, comfort, and the best commute ever. However, it can also be very distracting, which is why it’s important … Read more

You never know when a home insurance tip is going to come in handy.

Don’t make these 8 Atlanta home insurance mistakes

August 7, 2018

Getting home insurance can seem extremely difficult. It can be hard to know how much insurance to get, what coverages you need, and what’s a good rate. To help you on your home insurance mission, we’ve got 8 common home insurance mistakes for you to avoid as you set your coverage. We’ve also included a … Read more

Filing a home insurance claim may raise your home insurance rates.

Will filing a home insurance claim make my rates go up?

August 2, 2018

You might have heard that filing a home insurance claim will make your insurance rates go up. And maybe it doesn’t seem quite fair – the whole reason that you have insurance is to use it when you need it. And the thing is that while your Atlanta home insurance will protect you from financial … Read more

There are many factors that go into determining your Atlanta car insurance rates.

What factors influence Atlanta car insurance rates?

July 24, 2018

When you’re looking at your monthly Atlanta car insurance payment, you might wonder how exactly the insurance company came up with that number. Did they just pick a premium out of the air? We get that it may feel that way, but the truth is that there are many factors that affect the cost of … Read more

Home insurance may cover a new roof if your was damaged by a sudden or accidental loss.

Will home insurance cover a new roof?

July 19, 2018

There’s a problem: the floor of your Atlanta home has a huge puddle on it. Just as you’re about to yell at the kids for making a mess – drip. A drop falls right on your forehead. It’s the middle of one of the summer storms that Georgia is notorious for, and the roof is … Read more

Your roof can make a difference to your home insurance rates.

Does my roof affect my Atlanta home insurance rates?

July 12, 2018

As long as your roof isn’t leaking and turning your home into a swimming pool, you might not give too much thought to it. It protects you from those pop-up Atlanta summer storms, the cold in the winter, and the stifling Georgia summer heat. While the roof on your house may not always be at … Read more

There are many car insurance myths that aren't true.

Debunked: The truth about 13 Atlanta car insurance myths

July 5, 2018

Insurance can get a little complicated. If you’re dealing with your car insurance, you might be operating under certain assumptions that are widely believed to be facts…but that maybe aren’t as true as you think they are. It’s important that you’re equipped with all the facts when you handle any type of insurance, so we’re … Read more

Avoid poison ivy - it has three leaves and grows in a vine in Georgia.

How to avoid poison ivy (and how to treat poison ivy) in Atlanta

June 28, 2018

Now that summer is here, chances are you and the kids will be spending more time outside – going on a road trip, maybe swimming and hanging out at the pool. And outside is great, especially in a place like Atlanta where there are plenty of trees and woods to explore. But Mother Nature has … Read more

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 in Atlanta

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 in Atlanta

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 Atlanta 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 Atlanta 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 in Atlanta

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