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23
Aug

Using Your Personal Vehicle for Deliveries? Read This.

Do you use your personal vehicle to deliver papers, pizzas, sandwiches, flowers or other deliverables in exchange for money? Do you, from time to time, help your son or daughter with delivering their newspaper route? If you answered yes to this question, you may need a commercial auto insurance policy for your vehicle. We all use our vehicles to get

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11
Aug

8 Scenarios You’ll Wish You Had an Umbrella Insurance Policy

There are many scenarios that would warrant the need for an umbrella insurance policy. We outline a few of them here. Example #1: Your teenage daughter is babysitting the neighbor kids and leaves the house for a moment to run to the store. When she returns, one of the children is badly injured and requires surgery. The child’s medical bills

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30
Jun

Firework Safety in California

Many of us celebrate Independence Day by getting together with family and friends or barbecuing hot dogs and hamburgers. Others like to celebrate with fireworks. While fireworks can be exciting and provide great entertainment, they also come with the risk of injuries. Six Simple Safety Tips If a firework didn’t ignite fully, don’t try to re-light it or pick it

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9
Jun

Safety Tips Every Motorcycle Rider Should Remember

The key to staying safe riding your motorcycle is to be prepared and understand how to avoid risks. Motorcyclists are at a higher risk being on the road compared to a vehicle. Keep these things in mind to dramatically lower your risk for injury. Refine Your Skills If you’re new to riding, look to take a riding course from the

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18
Mar

What Happens if My Tree Falls Onto My Neighbor’s House?

Neighbors are great! You can count on them to keep an eye on your place while you’re away, let out a furry friend or even borrow some last minute ingredients! Shoot, some of your neighbors are probably some of your closest friends. But having neighbors can sometimes cause some uncomfortable exchanges. With winter here and spring on the way, often

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25
Feb

Ever wonder what celebrities insure? You might be surprised.

Unique Insurance Policies When it comes to the insurance world, you can pretty much insure anything. There are companies that insure things for the obvious insurance reasons of liability, but also some that take risks on things like how much snow will fall in the mountains for a ski resort. But, when it comes to making a living for celebrities,

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28
Jan

Mills Insurance Explains the Best Driving Strategies for Snow and Ice

Winter Weather Driving Tips It’s important for every driver to know how to drive in winter weather conditions. It can be challenging to drive in these conditions, but with the knowledge of the information below, you’ll know how to stay safe on the road. Be sure your car has plenty of antifreeze. You do not want to run out while

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4
Dec

Flood Insurance and Sewer Backup Insurance – Not the same thing.

Floods are the most devastating natural disaster in the United States each year causing billions in losses and displacing thousands. While flooding is a common concern for those near rivers and streams, all homes in the United States can be caught off-guard by floods. When it comes to flood insurance, it is important to understand what flood insurance is and

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6
Aug

How Technology Can Keep Your Home Claims-Free!

Learn what pieces of technology could help you prevent a home insurance claim in Los Alamitos, CA. We touched a couple weeks back on how simple pieces of technology can keep your home safe from burglary. Well, wouldn’t it be great if technology could help us avoid other claims like water damage, fire & freezing damage? It is! Technology for

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23
Jul

I’m Renting a Moving Truck. Do I Need to Buy Their Insurance?

Every time you rent a moving truck, you are faced with the question, “do you want to buy insurance?” The answer to needing insurance or not really depends solely on the size of the vehicle (in addition to what coverage you currently carry, of course) as well as whether or not it is even a vehicle. The coverage that the

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