4 driving tips that can help save lives and lower your insurance rate

Aug 13 2020

Bad driving habits aren’t just obnoxious, they’re also dangerous — motor vehicle crashes are a leading cause of death in the U.S., with more than 38,000 people having lost their lives and nearly 4.4 million injured in collisions in 2019, according to the National Safety Council.“Many car collisions are…

10 rules of tires every driver should follow before they hit the road

Aug 11 2020

Every time you drive, you trust your tires with your safety.Tires may seem simple, but they’re more complex than many drivers realize. That begs the question: What do you need to know about them in order to stay safe on the road?Here are 10 Rules of Tires — core principles drivers should know before…

Fun in the sun: 5 things you should know to ride a watercraft

Aug 8 2020

In this new era of staycations and social distancing, there has been a heightened interest in outdoor recreational activities, especially with watersports and watercraft. According to the National Marine Manufacturers Association, watercraft sales are up as much as 75% compared to last year, making it…

Vacation Safety Tips from the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

Aug 7 2020

For many Americans, vacation plans look different from years prior, due to COVID-19. As a result many vacationers are opting to rent properties with features such as kitchens and private space that allow for social distancing rather than staying in hotels or motels. In the past several years, it’s been…

The basics of virtual car buying

Jul 22 2020

Online car buying has become more popular in recent years. Instead of having to go out to visit dealer lots, car shoppers have found it’s easy to look at inventory, set up test drives, secure financing, negotiate price and complete the purchase — all online, from the comfort and safety of home.Shop with…

8 simple tips to travel responsibly in 2020

Jul 17 2020

Thousands of families put travel plans on hold due to COVID-19. As the travel industry is reopening and favorite tourist spots are welcoming guests, people are making vacation plans that keep safety and responsibility top of mind.If you're ready to travel again, it's important to remain diligent so you…