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Wednesday, April 19, 2017Schedule It happens every year. The weather gets warmer, more people use outdoor grills – and incidents of grill-caused fires go up. Each year, outdoor grilling causes an average of 8,900 home fires, according to the National Fire Protection Association. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, April 5, 2017Schedule
The most sophisticated technology owned by consumers today isn’t held in their hands; it surrounds them every time they get into their vehicles.
High-tech touches that previously were reserved for luxury vehicles are becoming commonplace even in the most affordable models,... READ MORE >>
Wednesday, March 22, 2017Schedule In car accidents both severe and less so, the vehicle(s) involved may be deemed damaged beyond repair. This is when your insurance agent calls with the unfortunate news that your vehicle has been declared a total loss. But, what happens between the accident and that phone call to determine whether a vehicle’s next stop is the repair shop or the junk yard? READ MORE >>
Monday, March 6, 2017ScheduleIf you have questions about a personal umbrella policy give our office a call to speak to a Herbie Wiles agent! READ MORE >>
Tuesday, February 28, 2017Schedule Car Repair Shouldn’t be Intimidating “Never trust a mechanic who drives new cars. They're either charging too much money for their work, or they can't keep an old car running — maybe both.” —Patricia Briggs, author READ MORE >>
Thursday, February 23, 2017Schedule How to Use Outdoor Lighting Effectively for Home Security It seems like a no-brainer to leave the lights on outside your home to deter burglars while you’re away (or even while you’re asleep). But, does that really work? READ MORE >>
Friday, February 17, 2017Schedule Pay now, save money and headaches later. Even if you live in the house of your dreams (lucky you), there are always details that need attention. Some, like a paint touch-up here or a new light fixture there, can wait. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, February 8, 2017Schedule Insurance Appraisals Help You Select Coverage for Your Valued Belongings Your Great Aunt Marge has always known how much you admire her antique Turkish rug, so, during an extensive remodel of her home, she gifts it to you. Now you couldn’t imagine your living room without it. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, February 1, 2017Schedule Everyone hates to clean but everyone loves a clean house. Is there a best way to clean your house? Most novices aren’t sure if they should dust or vacuum first. They wonder whether they should clean the kitchen before the bathroom or vice versa. READ MORE >>
Monday, January 23, 2017 Sometimes when people change something about their lives, they are surprised to find out their insurance rate changes, too. This is true with car insurance, as insurance companies use many factors to price auto policies. Knowing what some of these factors are, and why they matter to insurers, can help you better understand rate changes, if they occur. READ MORE >>