Tag: Auto Insurance

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 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, […]

January 17, 2018

Quiz: What Do Those Dashboard Lights Mean?

How well do you know your car? From time to time a dashboard light indicator may pop up. “Darn! Wait… what does that mean?” Half the time when a light comes on I just hope for the best and keep trucking along. But what if that indicator is trying to tell you something important? Sometimes hoping for the best may not be the safest way […]

October 6, 2017

5 Ways to Prevent Home Burglaries

Home invasions are a very serious issue that every homeowner faces. Statistics show that around 2 million homes succumb to home invasions every year, which is cause for concern. Thankfully, it’s national crime prevention week, and we’re here to help prevent our readers becoming victims of burglary. Here are the top 5 ways to prevent break-ins! Clear Your Yard – A lot of people tend […]

August 4, 2017

5 Scams to Avoid After an Accident

If you’re involved in a car accident, it’s important to take certain steps to make sure you’re not a victim of fraud and scams. There are many different ways people can pull a fast one on you, but if you follow these measures, you will most certainly save a lot of money and stress. Here are 5 tips to avoid scams after a wreck. Count […]

July 21, 2017

5 Can’t Miss Airport Survival Tips

Summer is slowly winding down, but that doesn’t mean you should abandon any last minute vacation ideas! If you’re looking to do a quick family getaway before sending the kids back to school, it’s important that you take time to evaluate your travel plans. If you’re looking to travel out of state, then you may want to consider flying to your destination. Airports and flights […]

June 7, 2017

Best Texas Weekend Getaways

Believe it or not, but we are officially on summer vacation! Wow, where has the year gone? Soon we’ll be sending our kids back to school and counting the days until football season and cooler weather. In the meantime, why not take advantage of these next couple of weeks and plan a quick weekend getaway? There are plenty of fun places to visit in Texas […]

May 25, 2017

Insuring the Star Wars Universe

40 years ago today, a little film called Star Wars premiered across the country and changed the world forever. The film eventually became a worldwide phenomenon that altered the landscape of movies and pop culture as we know it. It’s hard to find a person who isn’t familiar with the adventures of Luke Skywalker or who has never heard the phrase, “May the Force be […]