Although many movies depict emergency evacuations happening over a period of hours or days, the fact is that many disasters require families to exit their homes within minutes. That’s why advance planning is a must to ensure that essential items... (Read More)
Did you know that too much stuff in your vehicle can be a serious safety issue? It's true! Each year, clutter causes severe injuries to drivers and passengers nationwide. Here's how to keep you and your family safe:
Remove as much as possible... (Read More)
Did you know that your dirty laundry can get even dirtier after you wash it? It's true. Your washing machine can harbor dangerous germs and bacteria that can end up on your clothes.
Another germ hot spot in your home that you probably don't know... (Read More)
Is your car ready for winter? Here are some things that you can do to prepare your vehicle — and you — for the cold-weather months.
Create a winter safety kit. To protect you and your loved ones in the event you become stranded in your car... (Read More)
Co-signing student loans for your child? You may want to consider a life insurance policy, too.
As the cost of a college education continues to climb, many parents today are co-signing student loan agreements. But some families have... (Read More)
Teens are bad drivers, right? They text behind the wheel, speed to impress their friends and barely pay attention. Or so the stereotype says. But parents can help their teens rise above the stereotype and stay safe while driving. Here are two... (Read More)
Glance at any group of people the next time you’re out on the town and you’re bound to notice a common theme: Nearly all of them have smartphones.
But exactly how ubiquitous have our beloved devices become? A nationwide survey conducted by... (Read More)
Each year, millions of families are impacted by disaster. Yet many of us are still unprepared. So why not make this the year you finally make being prepared a priority?
The Federal Emergency Management Agency is trying to make it easier to... (Read More)
Is insurance an integral part of your long-term financial strategy?
It certainly should be. Many people overlook the exposure they may have as a result of inadequate insurance coverage. But without the right amount and type of insurance, a major... (Read More)