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Are you prepared to spend 22 hours in your car?

Posted by Scott Stueber on Feb 2, 2016 11:02:26 AM

I’m sure you’ve seen recent images from winter storm Jonas. As I looked at them, I found it hard to imagine. I’ve never experienced that kind of snowfall in Southeast Wisconsin.

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Winter safety: How to keep children safe in their car seats

Posted by Scott Stueber on Jan 26, 2016 9:00:00 AM

It’s been several years since I’ve had to put my girls in their car seats; however, I do remember that during the winter months, they were usually wearing winter coats and snow pants. My wife and I wanted to make sure they were warm when we transported them between our house and daycare. We also wanted them dressed appropriately in case our car broke down. This meant I had to loosen up the safety straps so they’d fit in the seat.

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Eight ways to embrace winter with your family

Posted by Scott Stueber on Jan 19, 2016 10:32:57 AM

Last fall, I decided to embrace the winter season by picking an outdoor activity to enjoy. For years, I considered snowshoeing. Unfortunately, we haven’t received much snow this winter.

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Register today for Road America’s Winter Driving School

Posted by Scott Stueber on Jan 12, 2016 9:00:00 AM

Those of us in the Midwest face many types of driving conditions during the winter months ... rain, sleet, ice, hail, and snow, sometimes all in the same day! It can be stressful for experienced adults to navigate in these weather conditions, so imagine (or remember) how tough it can be for inexperienced teen drivers.

Road America’s Winter Driving School, sponsored by West Bend, can teach you and your family members how to safely navigate the roadways this winter.

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How to connect by disconnecting

Posted by Scott Stueber on Jan 5, 2016 11:00:00 AM

Cell/Smart phones are an integral part of society. When I look at everything it can do, I think it’s one of the greatest inventions. We can communicate in many forms, watch TV, read books, play games, and take pictures when we’re on vacation.

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First time insurance: Where to start

Posted by Scott Stueber on Dec 22, 2015 9:20:21 AM

Part of growing up is recognizing and fulfilling personal goals and securing a stable lifestyle that meets your needs and the needs of your potential or growing family. Getting a job, buying a car, and purchasing a house are often milestones you’ll reach and there are many reasons why you should protect your home, car, and personal possessions with insurance coverage.

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Tips to make your pet’s holiday travel enjoyable and safe

Posted by Scott Stueber on Dec 15, 2015 11:00:00 AM

Pets are a big part of many families. According to the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), more than 43 million households own a dog. That means, as the holidays approach, many dogs will be going on road trips. Depending on where you travel, allowing your dog to sit on your lap while driving may be illegal. Some states consider this a form of distracted driving and require pets to be in proper car restraints.

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Nine tips to stay safe in busy parking lots this holiday season

Posted by Scott Stueber on Dec 8, 2015 9:00:00 AM

Retailers love this time of year when consumers venture out in droves to do their Christmas shopping. This time period can make or break their entire year.

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Eight online shopping tips to keep you safe this holiday season

Posted by Scott Stueber on Dec 1, 2015 11:00:00 AM

As the hustle and bustle of the holiday season approaches, people begin visiting local retailers looking for that good deal or special gift. Others may choose to avoid the crowds and shop online.

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Six ladder safety tips to keep you safe during the holidays

Posted by Scott Stueber on Nov 24, 2015 8:00:00 AM

As Thanksgiving approaches, holiday decorations will begin lighting our neighborhoods. With the dark days of winter here, I enjoy the extra light. It may also be the last time of the year to clean out leaves from your gutters.

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