Lock Down Your Credit

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Restrict access to your credit by locking it down, or freezing it. It can be easily accomplished as outlined by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC).

Watch for Summer Weather Demons

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For many of us, summer is a time of relaxation, vacation, a chance to take a break from the work grind. Unfortunately, weather never takes a vacation.

5 Steps for a Winter Insurance Claim

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We hope winter storms avoid you and calamity finds its way around you, but should you find yourself in a claim situation, be sure to take the following steps:

What To Do Before, During, and After a Hurricane

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Hurricanes can leave you vulnerable to major losses, as most home and business insurance policies will not cover flooding from certain storm circumstances. Hurricanes typically stretch 300 miles, so the spread of damage can be drastic.

‘Get Real’ about new NY DMV ID

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The New York State Department of Motor Vehicle is encouraging motorists to “get real.” Beginning on Oct. 1, 2020, a standard New York State driver’s license won’t be enough to get on even a domestic flight, and although that is more than two years away, the DMV is encouraging residents to get ahead of the game.


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The recent storms that wreaked havoc in Texas and Florida captured the heartfelt attention of our nation. We encourage everyone to contribute to the relief effort of their choice. We are all Americans pulling together for one another.