Ten tips to help your college student rent an apartment

It seems like just yesterday we moved our daughter into her dorm for the start of her freshman year. In a few short weeks, she’ll be..

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Does your personal insurance policy cover motorized bikes?

When warm weather is here, many look for ways to enjoy our time outside. One of those ways is to get on a bicycle and go for a ride. With..

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Keep your college student safe with these moped safety tips

If you’ve ever been to a college town, it’s common to see bicyclists and moped/scooter riders everywhere. Both forms of transportation make..

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The truth about distracted walking: It can be deadly!

Being an insurance geek, I observe things others do not. For example, when I drive through a neighborhood, I don’t look at the front of a..

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Eight tips for setting up your child’s dorm room

After moving your child into a dorm room, you may think your job is done. Nevertheless, as a parent you quickly realize your job is never..

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Twelve tips for moving your child into a new dorm

Whether you’re moving your son or daughter into a dorm for the first year of college, or if you’ve been down this road before, it can cause..

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Eight tips to make your child leaving for college easier

If you’re sending your child off to college for their first year, it can be an emotional and overwhelming time in your life. You may..

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Six key injury prevention tips for kids in sports & activities

From the importance of sportsmanship, to the ups and downs of winning and losing, sports and recreational activities offer children..

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Tips to prevent identity theft in school aged children

In August, my blogs focused on a number of topics parents of school-aged children deal with every year. They were:

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Five tips for getting ready for the new school year

If schools in your area haven’t already started, they will be soon. The transition from summer vacation to school can be challenging for..

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Prevent common sports injuries with these tips

It’s that time of year again. School sports programs are ramping up for the fall season. Statistics from the U.S. Centers for Disease..

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Does your college student have insurance coverage at school?

It’s time for college students to migrate back to school! Before leaving home, students should make sure they have adequate insurance..

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