Landlord Insurance 101: A Guide to Rental Property Insurance for Owners
More and more Americans are becoming landlords — either by necessity or choice — but do they know what it takes to insure their rental property? Co...
The List (aka what financial documents you should keep safe—and dry)
(This post originally ran in July of 2011, but in the wake of Hurricane Sandy, it seems pertinent to run it again--especially in light of the advice in the last paragraph.) How many of you have legal and financial documents stashed in different drawers in different locations? Perhaps you have some in your home safe, some in drawers in the bedroom, others in the den and more in the office. What happens when you become sick or die? Does any one person know where all the documents are located? Probably not, including you. The Wall Street Journal published a very interesting article, The 25 Documents You Need Before You Die, addressing just this problem. The article was two pages long, very detailed and well written, so let me give you a synopsis of…
How Much Life Insurance Do I Need?
You can’t pinpoint the ideal amount of life insurance you should buy down to the penny. But you can make a sound estimate if you consider your current financial situation…
5 Myths about Travel Agents
There are many misconceptions about travel agents due to the ever-changing travel industry. Here are some of the most common myths about travel agents.
How to Maximize Revenue Protection on Your Farm With Price Flex [Infographic]
Price Flex™ is an insurance product that allows greater flexibility in marketing your crops by providing added protection from fluctuating commodity prices. See your local ProAg agent today for more information.
What Gene Wilder's Death Can Teach You About Estate Planning
Gene Wilder, who died Aug 29th at age 83 from complications due to Alzheimer’s disease, kept his illness hidden from most people for at least three years. Is this a common approach? What have you seen in your practice in how to deal with these issues? What are some “red flags” to be watchful of …
Mobile Home Repair Guide Resources
We have gathered important ideas, tips, and advice for DIY help in keeping up on repairs that come up with your mobile home.
How to Maintain an Air Conditioner
Central air and window conditioners require routine maintenance to keep them operating at peak efficiency. It's important to know how a system's main parts function. Learn to troubleshoot a central air and room conditioner system.
5 common myths about workers' compensation insurance
Clients' beliefs in these myths can have a major impact on the success of your agency.
How to Secure Your Boat for a Hurricane
Expert tips to protect your boat from an approaching hurricane.