- Nov 21, 2017
TIPS FOR BEING A RESPONSIBLE PARTY HOST
Make activities and food - not alcohol - the focus of your party.
Planning a party can be a big task, especially when you consider...
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- Nov 14, 2017
COULD YOUR PRODUCTS BE SOLD IN CA? REVIEW YOUR LABELS
Manufacturers whose products may make their way into the California marketplace could face expensive trouble if they fail to comply...
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- Nov 7, 2017
ONLINE SHOPPING: TIPS TO REDUCE RISK
Whether you're using a computer or a phone, be cautious when shopping online.
The explosive growth each year in online holiday sales...
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- Oct 31, 2017
QUIZ: HOW WELL DO YOU KNOW THE RULES OF THE ROAD?
When the rules of the road change, it's up to drivers to keep up. Take our five-question quiz to see how well you've kept up. Answers...
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- Oct 24, 2017
GET YOUR BUILDING IN SHAPE, THEN LET IT SNOW!
Take steps to limit the effects of snow and winter on your building's structure.
Snow can mean more than a temporary loss of electrical...
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- Oct 17, 2017
BUYING WINE FOR FUN-OR PROFIT?
Not every wine increases in value as it ages.
Wine is no longer simply something you drink; wine has become a serious investment commodity,...
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- Oct 11, 2017
PLAN FOR SAFETY LONG BEFORE HALLOWEEN NIGHT
Children can help, but let an adult do the carving.
It's almost that time of year when children look forward to trick-or-treating,...
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- Oct 3, 2017
COMMERCIAL FLEETS FACE DEADLINE TO REPLACE PAPER LOGBOOKS
Electronic logging devices capture hours of driver service, downtime and other data.
Effective in December 2017, the Federal Motor...
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- Sep 29, 2017
STAY ALERT FOR HURRICANE-DAMAGED VEHICLES
Know the history of any used car you plan to purchase.
The counts vary, but it has been estimated that a million or more vehicles sustained...
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- Sep 27, 2017
KEY EMPLOYEES - ARE THEY REALLY KEY?
Life insurance is one way to protect a business from the unexpected loss of a key employee.
What traits define a key employee? Key...
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- Sep 22, 2017
FLORIDA CONTRACTOR REQUIREMENTS: KNOW BEFORE YOU GO
You must meet specific requirements to work as a contractor in Florida.
If you're a contractor thinking about traveling to Florida...
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- Sep 19, 2017
HOW TO PROTECT THAT ‘NEW CAR FEELING'
Remember to cover the gaps when purchasing insurance for a new car.
It's hard to describe that little rush you feel when you drive...
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- Sep 14, 2017
STEPS TO KEEP THE BREWERY ‘FAMILY' SAFE
Employers should take steps to help keep brewery workers safe.
With ever-evolving beer styles, breweries, taprooms and beer gardens,...
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- Sep 12, 2017
TIME TO REVIEW YOUR UNIVERSAL LIFE POLICY
Review your life insurance periodically to assure you have the coverage you need.
You had a plan and you did the right thing: You purchased...
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- Sep 7, 2017
WILL DRIVERLESS CARS BE GOOD OR BAD FOR INSURANCE?
Driverless cars rely on sophisticated sensor technology.
A recent issue of Insurance Business News America asked several industry insiders...
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- Sep 5, 2017
ENTRUST STORM REPAIRS TO HONEST CONTRACTORS
Be cautious when contracting for repairs after a disaster.
When businesses and homeowners are desperate for help to repair and rebuild...
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- Aug 30, 2017
WHEN YOU KNOW A STORM IS COMING, TAKE STEPS TO PREPARE
There are steps you can take to prepare your home or business for a storm.
When a hurricane or tropical storm turns inland, it may...
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- Aug 29, 2017
CGL BASICS FOR WATER UTILITY PROFESSIONALS
The third quarter 2017 edition of Rural Water Magazine, a publication of the National Rural Water Association, features an article...
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- Aug 24, 2017
THE JOYS AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF DOG OWNERSHIP
A dog like Toohey can be a good and faithful companion.
As a dog-loving fanatic since I was a little boy, I can remember only a few...
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- Aug 24, 2017
CLAIMING LIFE INSURANCE OR ANNUITY DEATH BENEFITS
Your life insurance agent can help you file a claim with the appropriate documentation.
Losing a loved one can be one of the most difficult...
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