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How to Save Money When Insuring a Teen Driver

There’s no doubt – insuring a new driver can be costly. New drivers, particularly young drivers, need years to learn to avoid simple mistakes on the road. In fact, statistics show teenage drivers have more accidents than any other age groups.

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Do I Really Need the Rental Car Collision Damage Waiver?

If you’re looking for ways to cut costs when renting a car, the collision damage waiver should not be one of them.

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Top 7 Safest Used Cars for Teens (for Under $10,000!)

Buying a car for a teen driver takes strategy. It might be easier to buy the cheap model down the road or give a hand-me-down from an older sibling or grandparent, but that might not be the best option for a new driver.

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Get the Lake Coverage You Need (& We Don’t Mean Sunblock)

Prepping your cabin or lake home for summer use should involve more than getting the building ready for occupancy. For fun in the sun instead of frustration over vacation, think about updating your lake home insurance policy, too.

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Let’s Talk Tires

5 Things You May Not Know About Tires. Okay, maybe tires aren't the most interesting topic of conversation, but taking care of your tires can not only save you money - it can also save your life. In 2017, 738 people died in tire-related car crashes, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports.

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Keep Your Water Toys Safe All Season

Being on the water is relaxing, and watching families enjoy their water toys makes us smile. And making sure you’ve got the right insurance coverage for watercraft of all kinds – not to mention the fishing tackle and other gear you carry in them – will give you peace of mind for enjoying the water.

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How to Spot (and Avoid!) COVID-19 Scams

Unfortunately, when tragedy strikes, there are people who try to take advantage of the circumstances. We want to make sure you’re aware of several coronavirus-related cons, so you can be vigilant in avoiding scammers.

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How to Handle Market Declines in 2 Simple Steps

Market declines are weighing heavily on investors’ minds.

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Is Your Money Protected?

In light of COVID-19 (coronavirus) developments, as your bank, we want to ensure you know the truth about your financial security during this time – and any other time of crisis.

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Insurance Tip: Prevent Fires in Grilling Season

When warmer weather hits, there’s nothing better than the smell of food on the grill. Three out of five households own a gas grill, which translates to a lot of tasty meals. But it also means there’s an increased risk of home fires, says the National Fire Protection Association.

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Bank at Home

From paying bills to checking your balance and transferring funds, with mobile and online banking, it’s possible to do all of your banking – even depositing checks – at home!

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How Much Life Insurance Do I Need?

When it comes to life insurance, there’s a common question many people have: How much is enough?

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How to File a Homeowners’ Insurance Claim

Disaster can take many forms – fire, tornado, even a burst pipe can cause thousands of dollars’ worth of damage in a matter of minutes.

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Saving Made Simple

In two easy steps, you can build a $10,000 savings account in four years without missing the money.

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