Birchell Insurance Agency Blog: 12_2010
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Wednesday, December 29, 2010New Years safety tips are important to remember and follow as you celebrate this holiday. Here are a few New Years safety tips that everyone should keep in mind as they celebrate the start of our new year. 1. If you are throwing a party, set the rules beforehand. The rules will depend on you and your household. READ MORE >>
Monday, December 20, 2010Adding a Teen Driver to Your Auto Insurance Policy: 5 Ways to Cut Costs Getting a drivers license is a right of passage that every kid looks forward to, and leaves many parents frantic. Adding a teenage driver onto your car insurance policy will inevitably raise your rates, since teens are more of a liability to insure. READ MORE >>
Monday, December 13, 2010 Are your gifts covered? And by covered, I don’t mean wrapped! Be sure to find out if your homeowners insurance protects your gifts or if you should take up the opportunity at the checkout. The NAIC provides some advice to help you decide. Find out what your insurance policy already covers. READ MORE >>
Monday, December 6, 2010 When it comes to fire hazards, few things can be more dangerous than a candle that is left unattended or otherwise handled in a careless manner. The latest example of this reality was featured in a Boston Herald report which covered a fire that damaged eight units in an apartment building after children playing basketball indoors knocked over a candle. READ MORE >>
Thursday, December 2, 2010 Standard homeowners and renters insurance does not cover flood damage. Flood coverage, however, is available in the form of a separate policy both from the National Flood Insurance Program - NFIP (888-379-9531, http://www.floodsmart.gov ) and from a few private insurers. READ MORE >>