6 Fall Activities near Indy
Written by on October 16, 2017

You’re walking outside, under a cloudless, deep blue sky, and hear the crunch of fallen leaves under your feet. You breathe in the cool crisp air and somehow you can tell that fall is here. For many people, Fall wouldn’t be complete without pumpkins, cider, hayrides and more. However, it is easy for some of …

Three C's of Insurance
The Three C’s of Insurance
Written by on January 9, 2017

Insurance can be a complicated concept. But just like the diamond industry has simplified purchases to three C’s, so too can insurance be simplified. The next time you’re looking for insurance, remember the Three C’s.

Time To Raise Your Coverage
Written by on September 9, 2016

I’m sure no one has to tell you how high medical costs are today.  Premiums for health insurance policies continue to rise much faster than the inflation rate.  You can hardly read the news without hearing about a health insurance company leaving a state. This hit home to me when I recently had back surgery.  My …

Reducing Car Insurance Costs
How can I reduce my car insurance costs?
Written by on August 15, 2016

For many people, the primary cost of their car is the insurance. This is especially true if you own a luxury car or own your vehicle outright. The thrift-minded among us are always looking for ways to save a few bucks. So if you’re car insurance cost is just too high, here are some tips. …

An icy road is many driver's worst nightmare.
Icy Road Survival Tips
Written by on January 29, 2016

If you live in the Midwest, you know what it is like to wake up one morning to snow falling. You also know what it is like when salt melts the snow, and how in the morning all of the melted snow has frozen into a thin sheet of ice covering the road. While you …

Christmas trees are beautiful, but can be dangerous.
Christmas Tree Fire Safety Tips
Written by on November 9, 2015

December. Snow falling, cookies in the oven, wrapping gifts, time with loved ones, the smell of pine, and the warm glow of a Christmas tree. The Christmas tree is one of the most common things you will find in a house during the Christmas season. Every year people all over the world decorate it with …

Ice dams building up on a roof.
Eliminate Your Ice Dams
Written by on January 17, 2012

Here in the midwest, we get crazy weather. Sometimes we get rain and snow in the same afternoon! When there are heavy snow falls or buildup, it’s possible for ice dams to form. The dams are ice or snow on the roof or gutters which stop the roof from draining. Why do ice dams form? In most cases, …

Credit and How it Affects Your Insurance Premium
Credit: Why Does it Affect My Insurance Premium?
Written by on June 10, 2011

On the surface, it doesn’t make sense. The way a person manages their finances doesn’t seem connected to how they drive. And it certainly doesn’t feel related to home insurance claims. But, statistics is a weird and wonderful field. Numerous studies have shown conclusively people with high credit scores file fewer claims. This means that insurance companies …