Blog Posts For Personal Insurance

Finding the Right Health Insurance for You

Recent changes to health insurance laws and regulations have promised to make it easier on those who need to find their own, private plans. While many wait for those promises to come true, the process can still be extremely frustrating. There are some important factors to consider while choosing

Thanksgiving Celebration Safety Tips

Hosting family or friends for Thanksgiving can be stressful. It's important to take your time in preparing your home and delicious holiday traditions so you are sure to follow proper safety guidelines and reduce the risk of injury or illness. According to the Centers for Disease Control and

Life and Health Insurance Are Important for Your Financial Security

Many individuals and families receive benefits from their employers that include health insurance, and in some cases even some basic life insurance. But many others work for small employers that cannot afford to offer these valuable benefits, and are on their own when it comes to protecting their

Work Third Shift? Stay Safe While Driving at Night

Nearly 15 million Americans work a permanent night shift or regularly rotate in and out of night shifts, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. That means a significant sector of the nation’s work force is exposed to the hazards of working nights, which include restlessness, sleepiness on the

Tips for Keeping Your Home and Family Safe from Fire

According to, more than 2,500 people die and 12,600 are injured in home fires each year in the United States. An estimated $7.3 billion in property losses each year are due to home fires. Many of these dollars come out of homeowners’ pockets, and insurance companies pick up a large share

Every Boater Needs the Life Vest of Insurance

According to the U.S. Coast Guard, thousands of boating accidents take place on lakes and rivers across the country each year. In 2013 alone, 560 people were killed, more than 2,600 were seriously injured and approximately $40 million in property damage occurred due to boating accidents.

Giving a Valuable Gift? Don’t Forget the Insurance!

Birthdays, anniversaries, or “just because”—all great reasons to give a fabulous gift to that special someone in your life. After the initial excitement wears off, don’t forget that if you give (or receive) a valuable gift, you will likely need some special insurance coverage to protect it from

Does Home Insurance Cover Fireworks Accidents?

With summer upon us and Independence Day celebrations being planned, it is important to remember fireworks safety. Many households observe the Fourth of July, New Year’s and other milestone occasions with fireworks. They’re fun, entertaining and part of many families’ traditions. They can also turn

What You Need to Know About Louisiana Hurricane Insurance

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) recently predicted a near-normal or below-normal 2014 Atlantic hurricane season. NOAA predicts 8 to 13 named storms, with three to six becoming hurricanes, and one or two becoming major hurricanes. While the projections are for a normal

Kick Back and Enjoy Summer Parties Safely

While we all want to kick back this summer and enjoy the weather, we do have to be careful every time we entertain in our backyards or even when we just cook on the grill for our families. Having a party at your home opens you up to a host of liabilities and potential problems. Besides causing