Category: Safety

  • Start the New Year with a Home Inventory List!

    As we come to the end of 2019 and look forward to 2020, many will declare a New Year’s Resolution. Many times, these resolutions revolve around health. Sometimes, around relationships or time management. But may we add a suggestion? Consider creating a home inventory list. While this might not seem as life-changing as joining a […]

    December 18, 2019

  • How to check if your childcare establishment is licensed.

    With expertise spanning more than 18 years, we know the childcare industry. This includes in-home childcare, a business type we work with regularly. We love all of our childcare providers! We also follow the industry closely, and have seen more sad cases/stories than you can imagine. We use these as a learning opportunity, and use […]

    May 8, 2019

  • Flood Awareness Week: Know Your Flood Risk and Be Prepared

    With all of the snow we have experienced here in the Twin Cities metro this winter, it is imperative that we share information about flood preparedness. The National Weather Service (NWS) has declared March 10 through March 16 as Flood Safety Awareness Week. Do you know if you live in a floor zone? According to the Professional Insurance Agents […]

    March 11, 2019

  • Wedding Insurance – Helping You with the “What Ifs”

    So, you’re getting married? Congratulations! So many things to think about with the big day. You have to find your perfect dress! Find a venue that goes with the feel you want for the day. Find a photographer to document all of the happenings. But we are here to remind you of the “what-ifs”. Wedding […]

    January 14, 2019

  • Why you shouldn’t post about your vacation while ON vacation.

    Planning some amazing spring break travel? Working on a road trip for the summer months? Getting away, seeing new places, and making memories are all so important. But here’s something to keep in mind. Do NOT post about your vacation while ON vacation. Why? This alerts everyone in your social network that your house and […]

    January 14, 2019

  • Parent-Teenager Driving Contract

    Adding a teen driver to your household can be challenging for both the parents and the teen. Sure, it’s an exciting time. But there’s a lot of risk for a new driver behind the wheel. And that’s often stressful for both teens and parents alike. For instance, here are some sobering statistics: The fatal crash […]

    October 8, 2018

  • Environmental “Inspections” You Should Consider If Buying a New Home

    Are you currently house shopping? Most people know the importance of getting a home inspection to identify any building problems or issues. But have you considered environmental hazards like mold or radon? In Minnesota, for instance, “2 in 5 homes have radon levels that pose a significant health risk.” ** Before purchasing, consider having these […]

    August 9, 2018