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Car Choices, Home Choices, Insurance Choices

Posted by Scott Stueber on Nov 8, 2016 9:53:39 AM


When it comes to making a purchase, there are typically many items to choose from which leads to making decisions and choices. Sue Gerlach, West Bend senior personal lines underwriter, explains that insurance is no different.

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Seven tips for making driving at night easier and safer

Posted by Scott Stueber on Nov 1, 2016 1:15:51 PM


Because the days are getting shorter, we start doing a lot more things in the dark. Walking the dog, running or biking, last-minute yard work, and driving are just a few.

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Eight tips to protect your home and pet from a fire

Posted by Scott Stueber on Oct 25, 2016 10:30:19 AM

When the kids go back to school and the leaves start changing colors, we start seeing news reports about fire safety. We see firefighters visiting homes and replacing batteries in smoke detectors or installing new ones. We hear radio commercials about getting your furnace inspected. Yes, the change in season brings about all kinds of things that we must consider to make our homes safe for the arrival of winter.

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Back-up cameras: Not as safe as you think

Posted by Scott Stueber on Oct 18, 2016 9:00:00 AM

Isn’t technology great? Every day we see new technology that makes our lives better, more efficient, and safer. Cellphones have facetime capabilities and great cameras. Fitbits track our active lifestyles. Hover boards ... who wouldn’t want one? Back-up cameras in our vehicles help us see things we normally wouldn’t.

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A faulty dehumidifier could burn your house down

Posted by Scott Stueber on Oct 11, 2016 9:00:00 AM

There’s been a lot of information on the news recently about auto recalls that involve faulty ignition switches and airbags. Even with all that coverage, many people are still unaware if the recall affects them. Others chose to ignore these recalls because they think nothing will happen to them or it’s too inconvenient to schedule the service call.

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10 tips for your next trip to the pumpkin patch

Posted by Scott Stueber on Oct 4, 2016 9:00:00 AM

When I was growing up, one of our family traditions was a trip to our local pumpkin patch. I always loved trying to find the best pumpkin, or at least one better than my brother’s. It was even more exciting when I found a pumpkin attached to a vine. This meant I could take my jackknife out of its holster and use it to cut the vine.

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Good student discounts can reduce auto insurance premiums

Posted by Scott Stueber on Sep 27, 2016 1:34:41 PM

It’s that time of year ... kids are back in school! It’s the perfect time to review the correct status of your youthful drivers with your insurance agent.

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Protect yourself from today’s high tech crimes

Posted by Scott Stueber on Sep 20, 2016 11:00:00 AM

Today’s thieves have found creative ways to steal our personal information, as well as our property.

For instance, you may have seen news reports about skimming devices installed on ATMs or gas pumps. These devices were recently attached to pumps at gas stations throughout Wisconsin.

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Eight tips for choosing the right insurance company

Posted by Scott Stueber on Sep 13, 2016 9:30:05 AM

Purchasing insurance can be overwhelming. Definitions, conditions, coverages, exclusions, and endorsements can definitely cause confusion and possibly give you a headache. And purchasing insurance isn’t exactly exciting or fun. But imagine your life without it. Imagine losing everything you own to a fire and not having insurance to help get your life back on track.

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Help millennials avoid insurance mistakes

Posted by Scott Stueber on Sep 6, 2016 11:05:11 AM

Earlier this year I did a brief presentation to accounting and finance students about the importance of renter’s insurance. It seems many college students or recent graduates don’t feel they have enough items of value to insure. Because of this, many do not purchase renter’s insurance and learn the true value of their items the hard way.

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