Co-Op Fire Safety: 5 Tips

Fire alarm and safety tips

Living in a co-op can be a rewarding and affordable experience, but you still need to make sure that you are mindful of fire hazards. Many residents live the majority of their lives in the co-op, and you want to maintain the building and your unit to the highest standards so that everyone is safe. […]

Top Tips for Managing Windows and Doors in a Co-Op

Top Tips for Managing Windows and Doors in a Co-Op

Co-ops are a great way to get into real estate with limited funds, but they can also be a challenge to maintain. That’s because they’re yours, but they’re also part of a much larger community with a maintenance team. What’s yours to fix and what’s not? The good news is that you can do many […]

Whole vs Term Life Insurance: What’s the Difference?

Women writing on notepad about the term life insurance

While whole life insurance is considered the more valuable and of the two, it offers more than a lifetime of protection for a single premium. Term life insurance, however, simply has the insurance company will pay a large sum of money to the beneficiary—if the insured dies. Whole life insurance can be a good option […]

Life Insurance Awareness Month

Asian family father, mother and daughter play a kite in the outdoor park in village near their home.

With Life Insurance Awareness Month knocking on our door, we wanted to take a few moments to discuss one of the most important financial tools families have at their disposal—life insurance.  Life insurance protection is more than a policy you buy at a set amount and simply assume will work when you pass away. Life […]

Home vs Flood Insurance

kids playing on the table while flooding in the kitchen.

Is homeowners insurance enough when there are floods in your area? Are you certain that you will avoid flooding, and do you have coverage for those worst-case scenarios?  Take a look at these insights to learn how homeowners insurance and flood coverage differ. Remember, there’s more to protecting your home than buying one policy when […]

The Power of Local Businesses

A local business shop owner smiling and presenting his shop.

As a local business owner, it’s important to protect your investments and support your bottom line. Considering your insurance coverage needs and finding ways to save money on premiums is always a good idea, and it’s even easier for local businesses. Why is that? Here are a few tips for local businesses to save money […]

Winterize Your Seasonal Home

swimming pool covered with full of ice

When you own a seasonal home of any kind (camper, park model, cabin, lodge, or perhaps a beach house,) you need to make sure that the structure and property are winterized before extreme temperatures come calling. You’re not using or even monitoring the property for around half the year…so what can you do when you’re […]

Slow Leaks in Your Home Can Cause Severe Damage

stressed old lady talking on phone about the ceiling water leakage

Slow leaks in your home may surprise you. You might not even realize they’re there at first. However, there are several things around the house that could leak without your knowledge, costing you quite a lot of money and doing damage to the property. Using these tips, you can spot out these leaks, call on […]

How Do Windstorm Deductibles Work?

Tree damaged & limb by windstorm

Windstorm insurance is one of those policies that you might not have heard of until your home is damaged by wind. There are a few insights listed below that will help you understand how this type of insurance works, how the deductible works, and how you can make the most of the coverage you’ve chosen. […]