In honor of our 100th issue of this E-Newsletter, we’ll take a look back at one of our most popular series– our year-long 50th Anniversary feature: 1962 Newport & Beyond. It was an extremely eventful year in local, national and international history-and Newport was front and center on the world stage with the First Family vacationing at Hammersmith Farm and the America’s Cup competition in full swing. Read it again or for the fist time and you’ll be prepared with fun conversation starters for your Holiday week gatherings.
According to the FBI, a home is burglarized every 15 seconds in the United States – resulting in an average valued loss of $2,188. Follow these vacation safety tips to keep your home and family secure while you’re away – and you can even use some of these tips when you’re home.
A violent storm damages your house. A grilling accident leaves your guest injured. A burglar breaks in. When an unfortunate event strikes close to home, you might need to file a claim with your insurance company. As part of the contract between you and your insurer, a claim against your homeowners policy comes with rules and procedures that both your insurer and you must follow.
In 1942, Congress approved the U.S. Flag Code, establishing an official etiquette for the handling and display of the U.S. Flag. The cardinal rule is to always treat the flag respectfully… essential specifics include…
Itching to get started on outdoor projects, but the weather’s not quite right yet? This is the perfect time to get your garage (and other outbuildings) in order.
Your Smart Home May Save You Money On Your Homeowners’ Insurance. The idea of “smart homes” that automatically control heating, cooling, lighting and appliances – has been the stuff of science fiction for decades. Now it has become a reality offering homeowners comfort, cost savings and peace of mind while away from home.
Many insurance underwriters provide discounts to homeowners with home security systems. Nationwide offers some helpful things to consider before purchasing.