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A Guide to Car Smells & What they say about your Engine
04 Mar
2019
Keeping your Rates Low, Tips & Ideas

A Guide to Car Smells & What they say about your Engine

by Rosa Parsons

If there’s a strange odor coming from your car, it could be something you spilled or something you drove over, but it also could be that something is wrong with your car. Part of being a responsible driver is knowing what to look for and knowing when your car needs to be checked out by … Continue reading A Guide to Car Smells & What they say about your Engine ...

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How much is Renters Insurance in NYC?
01 Mar
2019
Understanding Insurance

How much is Renters Insurance in NYC?

by Jane Donahue

You rent in the city and you want protection for your things. How much is renters insurance in NYC? How much should you pay? What kind of protection will a typical policy provide? What should I know about renters insurance before I make a decision? Answers to all these questions and more can be found … Continue reading How much is Renters Insurance in NYC? ...

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A Guide to Safely Heating Your Home
25 Feb
2019
Auto Insurance

A Guide to Safely Heating Your Home

by James Elliot

December, January and February are the leading months for home heating fires. It’s no surprise why. Keeping your home warm requires combustion, and combustion increases the chances of a fire. This blog will share some helpful tips about how to keep your home cozy and safe as we near the end of a very cold … Continue reading A Guide to Safely Heating Your Home ...

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10 Tips for Navigating Black Ice
22 Feb
2019
Helpful Tips & Ideas, Tips & Ideas

10 Tips for Navigating Black Ice

by John Malone

As the new “Game of Thrones” promos say: winter is here! For New Yorkers, this means trekking through the snow-covered city streets, packing on as many layers as humanly possible, and cranking up space heaters to the max. This nearly unbearable time of year gets even worse with the appearance of black ice, the thin … Continue reading 10 Tips for Navigating Black Ice ...

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