Year: 2016

Video: Give Your Family the Gift of Not Having to Worry in 2017

This is the time of year when many people are busy making New Year’s resolutions. While it’s certainly a good idea to make yours about self-improvement, it might also be worth considering making one that benefits the ones you love the most. Just one way to do that is with life insurance to protect your loved ones. It may not be the most exciting resolution... Read Article

Less Than Seven Hours of Sleep Ups Potential for a Car Crash

There’s been a lot of concern about how technology is leading to more distracted driving. Yet we also know that drowsy driving is also a major culprit behind auto accidents. Now, new research reveals that drivers who only sleep five or six hours in a 24-hour period are twice as likely to crash as drivers who get seven hours of sleep or more. Getting less... Read Article

Video: The Safest 2017 Cars

If you’re in the market for a new car in the new year, you might want to consider one of the 38 car models that earned the 2017 TOP SAFETY PICK+ award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). Since 1959, the IIHS has been testing which cars are tops when it comes to safety. The TOP SAFETY PICK+ accolade was introduced in 2012 to recognize vehicles that offer... Read Article

17 Things to Do Before Leaving Home for the Holidays

If you plan to travel over the holiday season, you’re in good company. In 2015, AAA reported that nearly 100 million Americans—nearly one-third of the population—packed their bags and spent the holidays at least 50 miles from home. While some of you will be singing “Jingle Bells” in paradise, it's more likely you’ll be taking a road trip to a relative’s house. No matter where... Read Article

4 Green Home Improvement Projects That Will Save you Money

You know the old sayings about money going out the window or prices being through the roof? There is some truth to these statements when it comes to homes and energy use. The good news is there are ways to improve your home’s ability to hold onto cash—and do something good for the environment. Below are some green home improvement projects that can make a... Read Article