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Stay Safe: Holiday Shopping Precautions

November 29, 2016

Wolfe Insurance Group

Categories: Christmas

Holiday shopping season is here, many of us will be out shopping and enjoying the festivities. While we’re out enjoying the holiday spirit and even shopping for those last minute gifts, we also need to be aware of our surroundings and develop a safe routine because unscrupulous individuals may be out to take advantage of…
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It’s cooling off, even if you’re not ready, make sure your home is.

November 17, 2016

Wolfe Insurance Group

Categories: House Fire Safety

While most of us never think about our fireplace or chimney, before you turn on the fire on a nice autumn evening it’s important to make sure everything is ready for an open flame.   You should inspect your fireplace and chimney annually.   Home heating fires are the second leading cause of home fire…
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Keys to controlling business auto insurance costs

November 08, 2016

Wolfe Insurance Group

Categories: Business Insurance Blogs

If you’ve got a business where employees are operating vehicles as part of their job, it’s very important to manage your liability and risk. Insurance underwriters take into account a company’s past automobile loss experience when pricing automobile insurance. By reducing your company’s exposure to auto losses, you may be able to reduce your insurance…
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Protect Your Business From Data Theft

November 01, 2016

Wolfe Insurance Group

Categories: Cyber Liability

Protect the sensitive data entrusted to your business. Most businesses, large or small, are aware of the threats to their data security, whether from viruses, hackers or their own internal employees. Although the direct cost associated with responding to a breach can be staggering, a recent study found that the biggest financial consequence to organizations…
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Back-to-school Tips for students, parents and drivers

August 23, 2016

Weston Wolfe

Categories: Uncategorized

Tips for going back-to-school for everyone! With families transitioning to new fall routines and back-to-school activities, it’s a good time to review tips for getting to and from school safely and to consult with your independent agent about insurance property and liability coverages. Driver alert! Children often misjudge traffic — With school resuming around the…
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Staying Covered On Vacation

August 11, 2016

Weston Wolfe

Categories: Safety Tips, Travel

Many families enjoy the luxury of renting a beach home or a house in the mountains for a vacation getaway. Before you finalize your trip and check into vacation mode, check to see how your homeowner’s insurance policy would respond in the event of a loss. Most policies provide the two most important coverage to…
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The Nuts & Bolts of Renters Insurance

August 02, 2016

Weston Wolfe

Categories: Insurance

Rental Sign

The renters insurance policy is very similar to the homeowners policy without coverage for the structure. It’s important to know that when you rent an apartment, home or condo, your stuff inside the structure is not covered by the dwelling owner’s insurance policy. Your liability exposure is also not covered by the landlord’s policy. This…
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Why Purchase Umbrella Insurance?

July 20, 2016

Weston Wolfe

Categories: Insurance

Why Purchase Umbrella Insurance?

The answer to this question in the simplest of terms is Risk. Every renter or property owner has an inherent risk of liability simply because they own or rent property. Yes, your homeowner’s or renter’s policy will provide liability coverage, but the coverage is typically limited to $300,000 and in many cases, this may fall…
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100% Replacement Cost, Really?

July 06, 2016

Weston Wolfe

Categories: Insurance

Roof Damage

Have you noticed lately that cartons of ice cream or frozen yogurt have gotten a little smaller? This is a marketing trick that many manufacturers are using to help keep the retail prices down. Give them less for the same price, who’s the wiser? You may be interested to know that many insurance companies are…
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Vacation Ready: 6 Pro Ways to Protect Your Home While Away

June 22, 2016

Weston Wolfe

Categories: Home, Safety Tips, Travel

Summer break, road trips, family reunions – plenty of reasons to flee to the beach or head out on a summer adventure. However, studies by the Department of Justice show that burglaries increase by 10.5% in the summer months. With so many home unattended during this time, homes are more likely to targeted. These helpful…
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