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Still on the Fence About Flood Insurance?

Still on the Fence About Flood Insurance? If you own your house outright or your lender does not require that you purchase flood insurance, you might still want to secure this protection. Twenty percent of flood insurance claims are made by homeowners who live in areas that are considered low-risk for flood, and losses can be extensive even Read More

Up To $3MM Of Life Insurance With No Medical Underwriting

Up To $3MM Of Life Insurance With No Medical Underwriting Are you looking for additional life insurance coverage…?  Would you like to be able to purchase up to $3,000,000 of permanent life insurance with no medical underwriting…? Sounds too good to be true…?  Well it is not, provided you already have coverage in force. Many clients today Read More

Top tips for getting your home ready to sell—fast

Top tips for getting your home ready to sell—fast Having your home impeccably clean is crucial! You’ll want to declutter and rearrange the furniture to open the spaces of your home. You want potential buyers to focus on your home, not on the items in your home. Should you “neutralize” your home by, for example, painting over saturated wall Read More

Residents Need Condo Insurance

Why Residents Need Condo Insurance If you live in a condominium, your condo association or building owner likely insures a portion of the structure with what’s often called a “master policy.” However, the coverage provided under such policies usually doesn’t extend to fully pay for damage within your unit. For example, many master policies Read More

Smarter Travel With Your Smartphone

Smarter Travel With Your Smartphone Gone are the days when travelers needed bulky folios for papers and documents. Now your smartphone, with its endless apps can act as guidebook, map, translator, and even medication reminder (change time zones enough and this function can be crucial). But apps use a tremendous amount of data, which can cost Read More

Properly Protect and Insure Your Historical Home

Properly Protect and Insure Your Historical Home Has it always been your dream to own a historic home? Historic homes contain a charm and elegance that you may not be able to find in newer built homes and there is a truth in the saying that ‘they just don’t build them like they used to’. Have you thought about what it might cost to repair those Read More

Germany’s Dry Wine Revolution

The Apogee of Germany’s Dry Wine Revolution The Dry Riesling movement has been in full swing now for many years in Germany. While in U.S. markets, consumers still think of Riesling as an easy-going, off-dry white with a fun zing of acidity. The reality is that Germany is now producing some of the most exciting, world-class, dry (Trocken) Read More

What if a Lender financed your retirement benefits?

What if a Lender financed your retirement benefits? You finance your car, your business and your home… why wouldn’t you finance your retirement benefits?  Our premium financed retirement plan provides a total living benefits package for you and/or your employees far beyond the typical 401(k) or other health insurance plans. These include the Read More

Checking Out Your Public Library

Checking Out Your Public Library The Internet age has seen many brick-and-mortar bookshops and humble paperbacks replaced by online megastores and handheld screens. But libraries are still heaven for bibliophiles—in these cozy retreats from the hectic world, one can wander the aisles of Dewey Decimal-coded shelves and get lost between the physical Read More

Prevent Home Insurance Claims with Ice Dam Busters

Prevent Home Insurance Claims with Ice Dam Busters Icicles are an iconic symbol of winter, reproduced in crystal, plastic, and lights as decorations on trees and houses. They are both beautiful and dangerous at the same time. Falling icicles have been used to take out the bad guy in books and film. Ralphie blamed an icicle falling from the roof Read More