Your Teen is Ready to Drive – Now What?

Driving, for a teen, is a new experience, use these tips to helpYour teen is officially ready to drive!  This is their most exciting birthday and most parents’ most terrifying birthday.  There are so many things that go along with your teen hitting the road for the first time.  Where do you even start when looking to teach those baby steps to them?

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How an Insurance App Can Improve your Insurance Understanding and Accessibility

Be sure you have your auto insurance on mobile app for ease and efficiencySmartphones are pretty incredible things, and their applications can be downright convenient, too.  Most of us use them for certain things, religiously, but many overlook a great potential for them in their day-to-day lives — like insurance!  Farmers has a great, user-friendly mobile app that can offer a lot of features and perks that will help you to get a much better quality of life when it comes to the insurance care you are searching for. Here’s what you want to know.

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Get the Best Deal on a Used Car

use these tips to get the best deal on a used carIf you’re in the market to buy a used car, then you know all about the idea of getting a clunker.  If you want to make sure that you get a great quality car while saving yourself some hard-earned money, you’re going to want to arm yourself with the right tips on how to get the best deal on that used car.  Here’s what you should know.

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Should You Insure Your Golf Cart?

determine whether you need golf cart coverageIf you’re considering golf cart insurance, it’s because you own a golf cart and it is more to you than just transportation around the golf course.  This is not uncommon in these parts, so it’s not going to be as “untraditional” as you think.  After all, you’ve spent good money on your recreational vehicles, so, it only makes sense that you want to protect that investment! But what exactly is that going to look like as a separate policy, or add on to your current coverage?

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Learn the Facts & Myths about Flood Insurance

Learn the facts behind the myths of flood insuranceAs with anything else, starting from the right information on flood insurance is going to be especially helpful.  Did you know that a lot of people are actually going through life with myths rather than facts?  This can lead to a lot of wrong information, so the goal today is to learn the myths — and then the facts in most cases — about flood insurance.  Some of them may surprise you!

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Understanding Mobile Home Insurance & What It Covers

Be sure you know what your mobile home insurance coversWhen you park your mobile home for the season and set it up, ready to go, you will want to make sure that you’ve got everything packed and ready, right?  The last thing on your mind is going to be insurance.  So, take the time now to make sure that you’ve got the right protection on your mobile home and that it’s covering what you think it is.  After all, you don’t want to find out after the fact that you weren’t covered for something that you thought you were, right?

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Car Insurance Fraud You Should Know About

Be sure you aren't committing fraud with your auto insuranceLet’s just get this out there and out of the way right now: there are very few people who deliberately go out of their way to commit car insurance fraud. (Hopefully)  Yet, it’s surprisingly easy to unintentionally commit insurance fraud.  If you want to do whatever you can to protect yourself — and your rates — from insurance fraud, here are some types of auto fraud you should know about!

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Winterizing Your Texas Home

Winterize your home as you never know what weather will do in TexasWhen winter comes, it’s best to be prepared for it.  The tricky part, of course, is knowing just how to prepare for it!  Plus, the fact that many areas in Texas don’t see the kind of winter that most other areas do. Here are some focused tips and suggestions on how to do it so that you’ve never left in the lurch last minute.  Or, worse, after-the-fact!

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Why Buy Insurance & Understanding Risk

Why we buy insurance and understanding the risksWhether personal insurance is just one of those monthly premiums that you pay without thinking about it or it is the cause of a stress migraine when you see how much it costs. Either way, it means something maybe just a little different to most of us.  If you find yourself in the second group, you may be asking yourself: “why am I even paying this when it costs so much, anyway?  Why not just pay out of pocket?”  It’s a totally normal question, and here’s what you need to know about risk management.

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Understanding Your Windstorm Insurance in Texas

Be sure you have windstorm in the Galveston Coast to protect your homeIt’d be nice to think that getting a standard homeowners’ insurance would simply protect you from everything all in one policy, but the reality is very different. Additional policies will cost you extra, but also offer you extra protection. Since even minor repairs or replacements tend to rack up huge bills, this is a very good thing. One of the extra policies you’ll want to have in place living in Texas, which is important to understand properly, is wind insurance. Actually, depending upon what area you live in, you are required to have it.

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