What Kind of Doctor’s Visit Do I Need?

Medicine has come a long way since the dawn of humankind, it's become extremely specialized and thus requires that you know a little about what care you need when visiting the doctor.  When you're sick or injured, it is useful to know the difference between the different tiers of care and for what they are needed. For example, there are urgent situations that are not true emergencies like minor sprains. Then there are situations that require you go straight to the emergency room. Knowing the … [Read more...]

What They Don’t Teach Kids at Driver’s Ed

Driver's ed is necessary for kids to understand the rules of the road, but they don't teach them everything that would be useful for car ownership. In order for your kids to understand and practice the necessary rules of the road, they need driver's ed to teach them. But as important as driver's ed plays in the driving development of teens all around the nation, it can often miss the mark when it comes to teaching them about basic car information. Teens are involved in around 300,000 car … [Read more...]

21st Annual Battle of the Brews 2017

Don't miss out on this great event which gives you access to many great beers which are sure to rock your taste buds.  When: April 8, 2017 Where: Grace Pavilion 1350 Bennett Valley Road Santa Rosa, California 95476 2017 marks the 21st year of the People's Choice Main Event along with the return of two great additions to the lineup. The Craft Cup is a specialty craft brew competition that will feature a variety of premier micro-breweries from all across the nation. This (the event) will … [Read more...]

Is It Time to Replace Your Roof?

Your roof must be in good shape in order to properly protect your home against the forces of nature and time.  Most homeowners think they only need a new roof once they spot a leak or some other obvious issue. And while that is definitely a sign of a new roof, there are other less obvious factors which could determine whether or not you need a new roof. Here's what you should look out for when inspecting a new roof. Age of Roof – The typical roof has a lifespan of about 20-25 years. It can … [Read more...]

Do Businesses Really Need Earthquake & Flood Insurance?

You have fought for your business since day one so it is a good idea to protect it from any and all dangers.  You may already have a quality business insurance policy with a great premium and a pretty good deductible. Business policies protect against things like fire damage, theft, vandalism, et cetera. And while these are all fine things against which to be protected, your business still has two very real threats which pose a threat and would circumvent your business insurance policy leaving … [Read more...]

The New 2017 California Driving Laws

When it comes to driving in California, you should know the rules of the road before you are stuck with an annoying and expensive ticket.  Ignorance of the law does not excuse you from the law. The reason you are here is to learn about the new laws that affect every Californian and we know that you like to stay informed in order to be a law-abiding citizen. If you want to become informed and save yourself a time-wasting lecture by the police, here are a few of the new California driving laws … [Read more...]

Key Clauses in Your Landlord Insurance Policy

If you are a landlord, you need to make sure that you understand the clauses and intricacies of your landlord insurance policy. Standard property insurance policies operate under the assumption that the one who owns the policy lives in the property. And while this may not be an issue for the common homeowner/renter, it can cause an issue for landlords. The reason being that landlords do not live in the properties they rent. To make up for this fact, landlords require landlord insurance in order … [Read more...]

Traveling for Business? Use These Insurance Tips

Traveling for business can raise a lot of questions about insurance, regardless if the distance is down the road or across the world.  Do you travel for business? Traveling can be a rather nice experience because you get to see the world, but it can also spawn questions about your insurance coverage–even if insurance is not the first (second, third, or fourth) thing on your mind. The thing with traveling, however, is that it does not matter how far you go. If your business requires you to … [Read more...]

Helpful Tax Filing Tips

Tax season is upon us and time is ticking to get them finished, so here are few tax filing tips to make the process easier for you. Filing your taxes last minute means that you miss out on some great tax opportunities for a better return. There's still plenty of time for you to get the maximum on your return. Complete your tax forms with these helpful tips, and you may see a rather generous return on your taxes. Collect All Receipts – There is no worse feeling than turning your house … [Read more...]

What to Know About Flood Insurance

Flood insurance covers your home from flood damage, a danger to which many people believe they are immune. Many people believe that because they are not in a flood zone, they do not require flood insurance. Many of those people are the ones who are surprised to find out that flood insurance is not covered under their homeowners insurance policy. Yes, it's a nasty truth that could have easily been avoided if they reviewed their policy, or simply read this article! If you do not want to be caught … [Read more...]

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