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7 Trick-or-Treating Safety Tips

October 27, 2017

Wolfe Insurance Group

Categories: children, health, holiday, parenting, Safety, Safety Tips, teens

halloween

For young children, Halloween night is one of the best of the year. But trick-or-treating can be dangerous if kids and parents aren’t careful. Take a look at some vital trick-or-treating tips before you accompany your child.   1. Plan a route in advance. Trick-or-treating could take you several streets away from your house, which…
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Here are 7 tips to keep your children safe on social media

October 20, 2017

Weston Wolfe

Categories: children, Cyber Liability, Home, home safety, parenting, personal, Safety, Safety Tips, student, teens

1. Say “no” as long as you can Many experts agree that middle-school aged children are simply too young to understand the potential dangers. The legal age for some platforms is 13. But for some parents, allowing kids to have a way to share photos or communicate with friends seems harmless. 2. Decide together which…
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Teen Safe Driving

October 17, 2017

Wolfe Insurance Group

Categories: Auto, parenting, Safety, Safety Tips, student, teens, Travel

Here is a list of things to keep teen safe while driving, but really these are good tips for any driver for National Teen Driver Safety Week (NTDSW).  Don’t try to multitask. Avoid these nine distractions while driving: Talking on the phone even if hands-free. Teen drivers younger than 18 can’t legally talk on the…
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Plan for safety long before Halloween night

October 11, 2017

Wolfe Insurance Group

Categories: children, holiday, parenting, Safety, Safety Tips

halloween pumpkin

It’s almost that time of year when children look forward to trick-or-treating, dressing up in costumes, decorating and obtaining more candy than they can possibly eat. As fun as it is, Halloween is also a deceptively dangerous night, and preparations for a safe and enjoyable celebration should begin long before Halloween night.   SELECTING A…
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Protect your college student’s possessions

August 11, 2017

Wolfe Insurance Group

Categories: Insurance, Internships, parenting, personal, student, teens

Do you have a young adult heading off to college? College can be a fun time for the student but a stressful one for the parent. Reduce some of the stress by planning ahead to make sure your college student has appropriate insurance protection while away at school. Insurance companies cover full-time students under age…
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Dad’s advice for college students never out of style

August 03, 2017

Weston Wolfe

Categories: Internships, parenting, personal, Safety, Safety Tips, teens, Uncategorized

Campus Safety Stay alert when walking on campus, especially at night. As a father of two young adult daughters, I find myself preaching safety tips. I often receive the standard response of “Daaaad, we know that!” accompanied by the obligatory rolling of the eyes. With college fall semester upon us – much to their chagrin…
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8 Ways You Can Reduce Your Teen’s Risk of a Crash

June 27, 2017

Wolfe Insurance Group

Categories: Auto, Insurance, parenting, personal, Safety, Safety Tips, teens

teen drivers

Statistics prove that teens who follow these strategies drive more safely. But they often need their parents to lead the way. There are some scary statistics out there involving teenagers and driving. But there is also good news to report: Crashes involving 16- and 17-year-olds have decreased over the past 15 years.1 According to the…
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