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Fall Night Driving Dangers

Summer has ended, and while fall and winter have their own pleasures like hiking, skiing, and snowmobiling, longer nights mean increased danger on the roads. It’s common for drivers to think they operate their vehicles just as well at night as during the day, but consider the following statistic: Even though nighttime driving accounts for … More

5 Steps to Take When Your Identity is Stolen

Your Identity Belongs to You: Protect It! Studies show that identity theft is on the rise – and it’s more likely to start with a stolen wallet than an online phishing scam. Researchers at Javelin Strategy & Research reported in a 2009 survey that the number of identity theft cases increased 22 percent to 9.9 … More

Stay Safe in Your Summer Recreational Vehicles

Summer just wouldn’t be the same in New Hampshire without the fun and excitement provided by recreational vehicles like boats, RVs and motorcycles. But before you hit the road or the water, be sure that you make safety a priority, and don’t forget about insurance! RV Safety and Insurance RV insurance combines home and auto … More

Texting and Driving: The Dangers in Figures

Everyone knows that texting and driving is an extremely dangerous behavior, yet we continue to see drivers failing to put down their phones behind the wheel. Although people of all ages text while driving, 62 percent of high school students admit to doing so, according to a survey conducted by Students Against Drunk Driving and … More

Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Mold Damage?

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Mold is nasty regardless of where it is, but it’s especially unwelcome inside of homes. Although it typically is not dangerous, it appears toxic and can be quite costly to remove, leaving many people wondering “Does homeowners insurance cover mold damage?” Unfortunately, mold is rarely covered by standard homeowners insurance policies. However, there may be … More

10 Winter Driving Tips

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Here in New Hampshire, our snowy, icy winter season can put drivers of all skill and experience levels in dangerous situations. If you find yourself at risk on the road this winter, use the following 10 winter driving tips from Progressive Insurance to remain safe: Be sure to leave at least three times as much … More

Burn Awareness Week: Understanding First Aid for Burns

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The National Safety Council and the American Burn Association have designated the first week of February as Burn Awareness Week, making now the perfect time to review the appropriate first aid treatment for burns. Ranging from mild to life-threatening, burns are classified by three degrees of intensity and the source of the burn. Each type … More