Blog concrete5 Blog Zend_Feed_Writer 2 ( What could happen to me if I get in an accident and only have minimum coverage?

Some car insurance commercials seem to be everywhere, touting state minimum coverage for less money. The idea is that rates are cheaper with basic coverage than with enhanced car insurance. If you’re looking to cut costs, don’t be tempted to buy a bare minimum plan.]]>
Fri, 21 Jul 2017 14:37:35 +0000 0
3 Myths That May Leave Your Family Unprotected

When you’re just starting out, it often seems that a dollar never stretches far enough. And with new commitments, such as buying your first home or having children, comes the responsibility to make sure your loved ones will be provided for financially, no matter what life may bring.]]>
Tue, 11 Jul 2017 12:22:56 +0000 0
The Gig Gap

For many decades, having a job meant being an employee of a company—often for life. Today, it’s a different story.]]>
Wed, 05 Jul 2017 16:18:59 +0000 0
The Difference between Regular and Premium Gas

Warm weather brings an increase in summer driving habits. Vacations, more frequent trips to the park, and family outings to name a few. Most people are clear on which type of gas their car needs. But not as many are clear on the differences between regular and premium gas.]]>
Thu, 22 Jun 2017 15:49:18 +0000 0
5 Ways to Avoid Parking Lot Fender Benders

We love the convenience but hate the frustrations, especially when people are driving too fast, backing out of spots without looking and otherwise modeling bad parking lot behavior. That behavior just so happens to be the cause of many door dings and irritated drivers. Even worse, careless behavior can cause a collision or injury. So, let’s all slow down and follow these five tips to make parking lots safer for everyone:]]>
Wed, 21 Jun 2017 18:10:49 +0000 0
Six Questions to ask Your Insurance Agent

When your life changes oftentimes your insurance needs to change, too. Yet it’s not always clear what kind of insurance protection fits you, your family or your business.]]>
Mon, 19 Jun 2017 15:31:48 +0000 0
How to Make Your Own Emergency Binder

Truthfully, I’d never even given much thought to an emergency binder, until I recently moved back in with my parents to help care for them. Thankfully they have an emergency binder that has all the important information I would need.]]>
Mon, 12 Jun 2017 18:15:00 +0000 0
I’m renting out my home. Will my current insurance cover that?

Many people think as long as they have insurance on their home, they are fine if they move out and rent the home or let a relative live there.]]>
Mon, 05 Jun 2017 16:02:47 +0000 0
Mrs. Agent's No-Churn Blueberry Cheesecake Ice Cream

With summer knocking on our door, I thought this blueberry no-churn ice cream would make the perfect summer-time treat!]]>
Mon, 29 May 2017 23:57:31 +0000 0
Agent Dozer - Security Guard on Duty

Even if you don’t have an Agent Dozer to protect your home and family, there are a few tips to keep your home and loved ones safe against a break-ins. Here are some home security statistics that may shock you, and hopefully motivate you to make your home less interesting to burglars. ]]>
Fri, 26 May 2017 20:00:01 +0000 0
When Should I Add My New Teen Driver to My Auto Policy?

As soon as your young driver’s gets a permit, you should call your agent. They will be added to your policy as a non-rated driver. This means there is coverage if they are involved in an accident but you are not charged for them being listed on your policy.]]>
Mon, 22 May 2017 20:00:26 +0000 0
Erie Insurance receives Top Spot on J.D. Power's 2017 Insurance Shopping Study Five Years in a Row Wed, 17 May 2017 20:31:29 +0000 0 Springtime and Pets

After being cooped up all winter, we all love getting back outdoors and that includes your pets. There are some things you need to be aware of to keep your pets safe.]]>
Mon, 15 May 2017 17:49:31 +0000 0
If a Tree Falls on My House, Does Homeowners Insurance Cover It?

Sometimes it takes just one storm to uproot what was once a sturdy tree in your yard. And, after the storm passes, you may wonder if your homeowner’s insurance will help pay for the cost or removing the branches or repairing damage if the tree fell on your home.]]>
Mon, 01 May 2017 18:02:15 +0000 0
Stay Safe When You’re Riding Your Motorcycle

It’s about that time of year again. The temperatures are getting warmer and the bikes are coming out. Just a few reminders to keep our clients safe.]]>
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 14:22:09 +0000 0
Why do you need a home inventory list?

In the event, you experience a loss to your home, due to fire, tornado, flood, burglary or other catastrophic event, having a home inventory list can save you precious time and money when filing a claim.]]>
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 14:46:34 +0000 0
Don't Wait! Check Your Electric Box Now!

Usually my blogs are about insurance topics. In a roundabout way this is related to insurance because it could prevent an insurance claim, but more importantly it could save your life.]]>
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 18:45:26 +0000 0
Save Money on Your Water Heating Bills

Up to 20% of you home energy costs can come from heating water for your faucets, showers and appliances. Saving money on hot water can really add up. ]]>
Wed, 05 Apr 2017 16:55:36 +0000 0
When planning seasonal cleanups, don't forget your yard

Spring is the busiest season of the year for the avid perennial gardener. We’ve all spent many gloomy winter days gazing longingly at our landscape beds. When the weather begins to warm, fingers start itching to get out there and start getting dirty.]]>
Mon, 03 Apr 2017 19:41:58 +0000 0
How to Help Your Home Recover from Winter

Your home probably didn’t suffer as much from snow this year as it did from wind, but here are a few things to think about as we get into warmer weather. ]]>
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 19:50:27 +0000 0