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Our newsletter articles are designed to provide helpful information on a wide range of timely topics. Simply click on one of the headlines below and the full article will appear. And keep checking month after month. You never know what story may address your individual situation.

December

  • Holiday Hazards: Tips for Safe Celebration

    Although the coronavirus remains a concern, the 2021 holiday season is likely to feature more social gatherings than in 2020. But whether you expect a house full of guests or your immediate family, it’s important to celebrate safely.

November

  • Five Reasons Your Auto Claim Could Be Denied

    Reading the fine print on your insurance documents, and understanding your policy’s limitations and exemptions, gives you a chance to spot and fill potentially costly coverage gaps.

October

  • Hot and Dry: Protecting Your Home from Wildfires

    Severe drought and extreme June heat across the western United States created dangerous conditions for wildfires earlier than usual in 2021, and conditions were still critical going into the heart of the fire season from October through December. Here are some steps to help protect your home and family.

September

  • Earthquake Risks Are Real: Are You Covered?

    Though California has experienced the most earthquake damage in recent history, many states are at risk for earthquakes. You may want to consider whether you have the appropriate supplemental earthquake coverage, which depends on the location of your property and your specific needs.

August

  • Back on Campus? Don’t Forget Insurance

    Millions of college students will return to campus this fall after attending classes remotely during the 2020-21 academic year. It’s important to make sure your student carries appropriate insurance coverage.

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April

  • Catalytic Converter Thefts Soar During Pandemic

    Thefts of catalytic converters rose by more than 325% in 2020, while thefts of whole cars rose more moderately. Comprehensive insurance can help provide protection against theft of your vehicle, its parts, and its contents.

March

February

  • A Diamond May Not Be Forever: Personal Property Insurance

    Homeowners or renters insurance may not provide enough protection to replace an engagement ring or other expensive item. Purchasing a separate personal property policy or adding a “floater” to a standard policy could provide the protection you need.