Summer is in full swing and it’s time to hit the road for that long awaited vacation! Unfortunately, it’s also the time of year with the highest percentage of burglaries. Nearly 66 percent of burglaries are residential break-ins. Don’t let thieves spoil your summer vacation! While you’re away, your home may be vulnerable to burglary, theft, or vandalism so learn how[...]
Did you place someone’s stapler in Jell-O or possibly tell your colleague to come to work in a Hawaiian shirt today? While you might pull some light-hearted pranks this April Fools' Day, make sure to consider the possible repercussions if a prank were to go awry.
This month, we are devoting this feature to addressing Frequently Asked Questions.
At Lighthouse, we have a wonderful group of hard working agents trying to write quality business. Because we know we are not your only carrier, we appreciate your business all the more! This month, we want to try to help break down a few eligibility guidelines that have changed recently or can be confusing. We hope this helps you, our valued agency partner, with[...]
When a loss occurs, most insureds can tell you the big ticket items they own: 2 - 48” HDTV’s, 4 Laptops, etc. But what about the lesser items we use every day? Could an insured tell you: how many glasses they have in their kitchen cabinets, how many picture frames are throughout the house, how many pairs of shoes does Mr. Insured’s wife own, what kind of golf clubs[...]
Hurricanes are very dangerous and those of us who have lived through one of these fierce storms are aware of their destruction. The Atlantic hurricane season runs from June 1 to November 30, with hurricanes most commonly making U.S. landfall in September, followed by August and October.
In today’s economy, almost everyone has been forced to review all aspects of the family budget. Inclusive of such a review is considering the expenses associated with owning a home, especially since home ownership is typically the largest investment a family makes. The insurance costs involved in protecting your home and property are often not completely[...]
As the holiday season approaches, the many things that we enjoy during this period, such as twinkling lights, candles, and decorations can also be fire hazards when proper care is not taken.