State Farm issues helpful tips for Fire Prevention Week

Fire Prevention Week - Handing out pamphlet

October 9 through 15, 2022, is the 100th anniversary of the reminder of the steps to take to stay safe. Today is the last day of the 100th anniversary of National Fire Prevention Week, and State Farm has issued a number of helpful tips in a campaign to help keep people safe. This recognition is the longest-running public health observance in the United States. State Farm’s National Fire Prevention Week campaign this year is called “Fire Won’t Wait, Plan Your Escape”. Its purpose is to provide families with helpful education…

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Allstate places spotlight on identity fraud risk from fake job offers

Identity fraud - Fake Job Offer

The insurer recently found that almost 1 in 4 US workers have been contacted by these scammers. Allstate Insurance recently published its quarterly Identity Fraud in Focus report, in which it surveyed 2,200 American adults and found that 17 percent of them had seen or been contacted by a suspicious job opportunity in 2022. Those most commonly targeted by these remote employment scams were adults aged 18-34 years. The research was conducted August 27-August 28, 2022 on behalf of Allstate by Morning Consult. According to the findings, scammers have identified…

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Moving APT makes long-distance relocation safer for customers

Moving APT long-distance relocation safe portal and services explained

Moving service scams are rising and customers are looking for safer ways to protect themselves as well as their valuables, Moving APT has developed a safe operating environment for moving service clients by using strict vetting methods of onboarding movers as well as secure payment solutions. Every leading local and long distance movers in Sarasota can be found at Moving APT. The company is dedicated to contributing more to the moving industry.  The rising graph of moving scams reported every day has left the moving service industry concerned about customer…

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5 Essential Tips When Getting Car Insurance Quotes

Car Insurance Qoutes

In the United States, all drivers are required to insure their vehicles from trucks to motorcycles and everything in-between. However, finding the right car insurance policy to meet your needs can be a daunting task. You’ve likely seen countless commercials and advertisements with each company claiming that they are the best, but how can you be sure you’re finding the right coverage at the right cost? Follow these five essential tips and you’ll never have to worry about overpaying for auto insurance again. Review Your State’s Minimum Insurance Requirements Before…

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Mercury Insurance shares home water conservation tips

Mercury Insurance - Water Saving Tips

As consumers tighten their belts due to inflation, insurers are seeking to provide ways to save. While some insurers are working on creating plans and quote strategies to help consumers to find deals and discounts where they can, Mercury Insurance is also sharing tips for savings in other areas. The insurer recently released tips to help consumers to save money and water at the same time. There are many places around the home where water can be saved. This is both an environmentally conscious step that homeowners and renters can…

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Florida home insurance soon to include surcharge

Florida home insurance - Home - cash

The additional fee on monthly bills is intended to cover several insolvent companies in the state. Florida home insurance customers can expect to see a new surcharge on their upcoming monthly bills, to act as coverage for insolvent companies in the state. The surcharge will help FIGA to cover the claims from insurers that have gone into receivership. The added surcharge Florida home insurance customers will be paying is intended to make sure claims made on policies sold by insolvent insurers will still be paid. They will support the claims…

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GHSA study points to higher road safety risks on rural roads

Road safety - Car Crash

The research report showed that crashes on rural roads are disproportionately deadly. Though many of us tend to think of road safety risks as being highest in urban areas where there is the most traffic, a new Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA) report has shown that urban crashes aren’t nearly as deadly as those on rural roads. The GHSA study was funded by State Farm and examined the issue of fatalities on rural roads. The road safety risks are notably higher on rural roads than most Americans think. Though only…

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