How to Save Money With Your Air Conditioner

The summer time usually calls for blasting the AC unit to cool ourselves down.  Summers can be scorching. So much so that sometimes you think the sun is only a few miles above our heads. And, with the climate warming, every summer is looking to be even hotter than the last. July 2016, was the hottest month in recorded history. The average home in the U.S. spends about $375 on air conditioning, is there a way around this? Here's how to slash your summer bill without having to bathe in your own … [Read more...]

Workers’ Compensation 101: What Do You Need to Know?

For many small business owners, dealing with workers' compensation can be a huge headache.  Why is the system so difficult to manage? While some laws are as clear as day because of their federal reach, some laws are left to be interpreted by the state. This lack of unified law leads to mass confusion for small business owners. Familiarizing yourself with the workers' comp laws in your state is a must, but there are some key terms that every small business owner must know. What you need to … [Read more...]

Your Healthcare Options as a College Graduate

Graduating college is a major accomplishment, but sometimes the adult world hits us like a brick wall instead of that soft transition we were hoped for. It's safe to say that when compared to other developed countries of the world, the U.S. is far behind regarding healthcare. The Affordable Care Act is a step in the right direction, but because it's so new many people are still left asking what they have to do to avoid the tax penalty. Among the groups asking are Millennials and recent college … [Read more...]

Does Your Business Need Cyber Insurance

Cyber security is a new threat that poses a risk to all businesses: from the largest corporations to the smallest of home-owned businesses.  Why can't everyone be honest and nice? It seems that people are always looking for new ways to betray their fellow man - the internet is no exception. The internet has become a place where, by merely trigger a few lines of code by clicking on a link or an ok button, your computer can relay the most classified of its information to another computer. How … [Read more...]

How to Save on Your Motorcycle Insurance

Motorcycle insurance doesn’t have to be the monthly burden with which you associate it because there are some good ways in which you can save some real money. Gas prices are unstable, rent and home prices are through the roof (metaphorically), and medical bills are so high they could give you a heart attack! There’s no doubt about it, the cost of living has increased and continues to do so. This causes many of us to tighten our belts (and wallets), but there is something you can do to give … [Read more...]

Tips for Buying a Commercial Umbrella Insurance Policy

An umbrella insurance policy provides coverage above and beyond that which can be afforded by your basic general liability policy. Business insurance is important to have because it’s the best way to protect your business from the threats that it faces on a daily basis. What should happen if these dangers take an unusual turn and become a far greater threat to your business than your policy is prepared for?  The value of umbrella insurance is to protect the assets of your business from large … [Read more...]

How to Properly Conduct a Home Inventory

To properly save all of the things in your home from damage, it’s important that you conduct a home inventory. If you ever have to file a homeowners insurance claim, you’ll have to submit a list of all the items in your house that have been damaged, lost, or stolen. Having a list of all your possessions at your fingertips will ease an otherwise headache-inducing process and get your insurance claim settled faster. Here are some guidelines you should follow when compiling your home inventory to … [Read more...]

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