Archive for the personal Category

Umbrella insurance offers additional protection

November 09, 2017

Wolfe Insurance Group

Categories: Insurance, personal

Umbrella insurance is additional personal liability coverage that can offer an additional layer of protection beyond what your homeowner’s insurance can provide. If you or a family member are found personally responsible for serious property damage or personal injury to others, the cost of damages can quickly add up beyond the liability limits of your home…
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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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In a car accident? Helpful tips on what to do next

August 30, 2017

Wolfe Insurance Group

Categories: Auto, personal, Safety, Safety Tips, Travel

No one expects to get into a car accident. Although you can work to prevent and prepare for one, the sudden jolt may leave you shocked and stressed and unsure of what to do next. While you try to wrap your head around what just happened, it’s easy to forget vital actions that can aid…
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9 solar eclipse safety tips & risk concerns you need to know for Aug. 21

August 18, 2017

Wolfe Insurance Group

Categories: Boating Safety, Claims, holiday, personal, recreation, Safety, Safety Tips, Travel, vacation

The United States will experience its first coast-to-coast total solar eclipse since 1918, on Monday, August 21. An estimated 500 million people across North America will be impacted as the moon passes between the sun and Earth in the 70-mile wide path of the total eclipse. Path of totality The path of totality will track across…
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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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When you loan your collection: Tips to reduce risk

July 17, 2017

Wolfe Insurance Group

Categories: Home, Home Inventory, Insurance, personal

Your collection is your passion. You’ve put your TLC into a unique grouping of objects that tells the story of your specific taste, love of the arts and desire to preserve these items for future generations. When you’re asked to loan a piece or your collection to a museum exhibit, you have the satisfaction of…
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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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Lightning Safety – Protecting Smart Homes from Lightning Strikes

June 24, 2017

Wolfe Insurance Group

Categories: Home, home safety, Insurance, personal

lightning Safety

What better time than National Lightning Safety Awareness Week (June 18 – 24, 2017) to highlight some key statistics about lightning and how to protect homes, especially those with complex technology, against lightning’s harmful effects. • Lightning strikes 25 million times per year in the U.S.1 • The temperature of lightning is hotter than the sun!2…
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