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April 30, 2018

Does Your Auto Insurance Extend to a Rental Car?

Traveling comes with a lot of decisions- Fly or drive? Hotel or AirBnB?¬† When and where? How long? Car rental? Travel Insurance? Family friendly or just adults? There are so many factors. Not to mention the stress it takes to get to your vacation- flight delays, security checks, baggage claims, airport transfers and the daunting question if whether or not you want the additional car […]

April 11, 2018

Can You Name These Common Car Parts?

Did you know that the majority of car drivers cannot name these common car parts? Let’s pop the hood and see how well you do.                     Having some knowledge of what’s under the hood allows you to better maintain your car. A vehicle is a large investment, taking proper care of that investment is important to […]

March 20, 2018

What Determines My Car Insurance Rate?

Car Insurance. We all have to have it when owning and operating a vehicle but why is everyone’s cost so different? Even you and your spouse may have different rates, what gives?¬†Independent Insurance agents have the ability to plug-in your information and shop multiple companies to find you the best and most affordable rate. However, there are several factors that determine that rate. Insurance is […]

March 13, 2018

Are You Covered Enough?

Are you covered… Enough? Did you know that big life changes such as having a baby, getting married, buying a new home or sending a child off to college may require you to adjust the amount of coverage you need? Milestones are meant to be celebrated and are an exciting time in life. However, how would you like to find out that life’s most amazing […]

March 6, 2018

Spring Break: Staycation Ideas

Spring break is right around the corner! Either you have big plans or have forgotten your kids are out for a week. Traveling with a family can be challenging and comes with a lot of moving parts. Request time off from work- try to decide on a destination- set a budget- make travel arrangements- plan who is going to watch the pets- shop for the […]

March 1, 2018

Why an Independent Insurance Agent?

Have you ever wondered what the difference is between an independent insurance agent and a standard broker? Independent Agents Shop Multiple Carriers- Independent agents are able to shop multiple insurance carriers with one application. Agencies carry contracts with multiple insurance companies and can compare several quotes instantaneously. This is a huge advantage for you, eliminating the need to submit multiple applications to different carriers to […]

February 23, 2018

Vehicle Recalled? Here’s What to Do Next

Getting a letter from your manufacturer that your car has a recall is not the kind of mail that makes you excited. According to Automotive News, “The number of vehicles recalled in the U.S. in 2016 rose 4.5 percent to 53.1 million, from 50.8 million in 2015 –making 2016 the highest year on record. Recalls are increasing as manufacturers are focusing on innovation and cost […]

February 8, 2018

Know Your Rights as a Renter

Are you looking to rent? When it comes to houses or an apartment there are a couple of things that may not come to mind when you sign your lease. Here are 4 rights you have as a renter. Know your rights- As a renter, you have rights just as much as the landlord. Make sure you have a written agreement. Although an oral agreement […]

February 1, 2018

Texas Stock Show & Rodeo: A Long Living Tradition

The great state of Texas has a long history of hard work, dedication, and commitment to tradition. One of those traditions is the Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo. Groomed horses, tough cowboys, family-friendly activities and delicious fried food come to life every year in the early winter. Great folks from major cities across the lone star state take part in this legendary event. For […]

January 26, 2018

Be Prepared to Tackle Your Taxes This Season

It’s that dreaded time, Tax Season! You have those that prepare all year long, are organized and ready to pass everything on to their CPA or Tax professional and BAM taxes are ready to be submitted February 1st! Then there is the rest of us who will wait to the last minute, scramble to find all the documents and still feel unprepared to file. However, […]