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    Tips for Power Tool Safety

    What would you do without power tools? Well, you’d probably take on fewer home-improvement projects — and probably have a lot more calluses on your hands. Thankfully, you don’t have to do without. But you do have to use tools safely, if you want to do good work and keep all of your fingers and […]

    July 21, 2020

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    What is water backup coverage and why is it important?

    Water damage can be disastrous to your home. Imagine discovering that your entire basement is filled with brown water and sewage from a backed-up water main or other pipe. It’s not only disgusting and potentially dangerous, it’s also expensive. On average, most water backup claims cost $5,000-$10,000 to repair. Water backup coverage is optional coverage […]

    July 8, 2020

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    How to Update your Home — Without Spending Thousands

    It doesn’t take a massive remodel, or a big budget, to make your house feel a little more like home to you. Inside or out, small improvements can make a significant difference — and whether you’re handy or not, you can handle most of them yourself. Don’t believe it? Just check out our list of […]

    June 8, 2020

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    7 Facts About Teachers That Might Surprise You

    “What really makes a teacher is love … for it is love that transforms the social duty of the educator into the higher consciousness of a mission.” Almost everyone has a story about a teacher who inspired them—the one who made learning fun, ignited a passion for a specific topic, or even pushed students hard […]

    May 4, 2020

  • Update on Credit program for Stillwater Auto and Business Owner Policies

    Click the link below to find out more. https://view.s7.exacttarget.com/?qs=05bab08cda9bb31a5d921605820e7d0311e045f62bfebcded222b3684d30930cadefdee0b364ef0df35b82294fdc2f03c961d85be4ad5febd8fccca778e8535bfd26c720d2210118&fbclid=IwAR3ex-_l7UEG4eA2zaV6lgwcWwzq0Ux9A_UNce8-suqpWD_zDsMonHRBouc

    April 16, 2020

  • MercuryFirst Support for Policyholders During Crisis

    MercuryFirst will be updated tonight to allow mid-term annual mileage changes. Mid-term annual mileage changes can be submitted by the agent in MercuryFirst for annual mileage levels above 6,000. Policy changes to adjust annual mileage mid-term to 6,000 miles or below will be blocked and require underwriting approval. Premium reductions as a result of mileage […]

    April 16, 2020

  • Nationwide Rapid Relief Program

    Rapid relief for personal auto customers: To get relief in the hands of our customers quickly and simply, we are offering a one-time premium refund of $50 per policy for personal auto policies active as of March 31, 2020. Customers don’t need to do anything. Refunds will automatically be credited to the customers’ most recent […]

    April 16, 2020

  • Great news for Hartford PL auto customers

    Click the link below to find out more.   https://newsroom.thehartford.com/newsroom-home/news-releases/news-releases-details/2020/The-Hartfords-COVID-19-Personal-Auto-Payback-Plan-To-Provide-Customers-With-Relief-During-Pandemic/default.aspx

    April 10, 2020

  • Safeco Supporting customers during the Coronavirus

    Click the link below to find out what Safeco is doing for customers during this time.   https://www.safeco.com/covid-19?cm_ven=ExactTarget&cm_cat=04072020+Tyler+Update+Safeco+Only&cm_pla=All+Subscribers&cm_ite=www.safeco.com%2fcovid-19&cm_lm=rebekah@dhiins.com

    April 10, 2020