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Ice and Snow Can Damage Your Home. Do You Have the Right Coverage?

This nasty winter has left a slew of damage in its wake, and it seems like it may never end. You may be wondering if you have appropriate insurance coverage if winter snow and ice damage your home. Coverage for winter storm damage depends on the type of homeowners insurance policy you have and the

Be Prepared For Winter Driving And Other Auto Insurance Tips

Slip, sliding away. You certainly don't want to be singing the words to that Paul Simon song when you head out to work on a cold, wintry morning. Yet it's amazing just how many people do and get into a resulting accident as a consequence of their inability to drive on ice or snow. In spite of the

Tips for a Safe and Stress-Free Holiday Party

The holidays wouldn’t be the same without festive gatherings of friends, family and coworkers. Holiday parties should be joyous occasions with fun and enjoyment for all. When you host guests in your home, you need to be sure that your guests are enjoying themselves and that they are safe. If you

Keep Your Elderly Loved Ones Safe on the Road

As a person ages, reduced vision, delayed response time, hearing loss, even a stiff neck can dramatically impact driving ability and safety on the roadway. Take steps to protect your elderly loved ones. Protecting Your Loved Ones: Safety Tips for Senior Drivers If your parent, friend or other

Be Proactive in Protecting against Identity Theft

In the Information Age, it has become more important than ever to be proactive in protecting your identity against theft. Even minor identity theft can leave you feeling violated, can cost a great deal of money and can harm your credit rating. Protecting yourself against identity theft is very

Enjoy the Convenience of Insurance and Financial Advice

Managing insurance coverage, retirement savings and investments can be challenging endeavors, with many different people responsible for offering you advice. Keeping the details of these important facets of your life straight can be a challenge, especially when you are forced to bounce back and

Practice Boaters Safety to Fully Enjoy the Water

Spending time on the water can be a great way to enjoy the Long Island area. The sun shining, the waves crashing and the sense of excitement offered by boating can all add up to a truly enjoyable day. Unfortunately, along with the enjoyment of boating comes a significant amount of danger; boating

Taking Simple Steps Today Can Limit the Damage Caused By a Hurricane

We all remember the tragic events of just last summer; hurricane Sandy devastated homes and businesses throughout the East Coast. While many of us are still reeling from, or repairing, damage caused by Sandy, we have to look forward to what this summer may bring, and take steps to prepare for

The Lowest Cost Insurance Isn’t Always Your Best Value

Choosing the lowest cost insurance can be a very tempting proposition – no one wants to spend their hard earned money on coverage if they don't have to. Unfortunately, the lowest cost insurance doesn't always provide the protection you need, especially if you are involved in a serious accident

Helping Long Island Recover from Hurricane Sandy

The devastation wrought by Hurricane Sandy left many families and business owners struggling to recover. From flooded homes to wind-damaged businesses, thousands of buildings across Long Island were impacted by Sandy's ferocity. For many of these property owners, the recovery process will be long