Pets are an important part of many people’s lives. They bring happiness, entertainment, and companionship, and definitely make life interesting. According to the Humane Society of the United States, pet ownership has increased significantly since 1970. Based on 2012 statistics, 62 percent of American households have at least one pet and spend more than $50 billion dollars annually to care for their pet(s).
There’s been much coverage in the media recently about identity theft operations targeting innocent consumers all over the world. You’ve probably seen or heard about it. Maybe you’ve even been a victim. There’s no question; identity thieves are after our personal information and they’re using a variety of ways to get it.
Many of us have heard the expression, “Having a roof over our heads” in reference to having a home. Having a good strong roof makes sense on many levels. Bonnie Pesch, a veteran personal lines underwriter with West Bend, will discuss how your roof ages and the role insurance plays if your roof is damaged.