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A bed bug is about the size of an apple seed. Even though they are so small, they are damaging and dangerous pests that can be very hard to get rid of. If you have bed bugs, your first step should be to speak to an exterminator. Then, learn about the options for ridding your home of them. READ MORE >>

Clothes dryer fires can happen when lint from your laundry builds up in the dryer or in the exhaust duct itself. If lint blocks the air flow, it can cause heat to build up, resulting in a fire. In fact, according to the U.S. Consumer Producer Safety Commission, dryer fires account for about 15,600 fires each year. READ MORE >>

Winter in New England comes with snow, ice and other weather that isn’t so nice - like extremely cold temperatures. When temperatures drop, pipes in your home are more likely to freeze. Frozen pipes are a top risk of property damage when the temperature drops, especially in homes that are more than 20 years old. READ MORE >>

As winter kicks into full gear and the snow is building up outside, you may be looking forward to staying cozy and warm indoors. But did you know that half of all home heating fires occur in December, January and February? Home fires caused by heating equipment account for about 15% of all reported home fires each year. READ MORE >>

Approximately 15 million civil lawsuits are filed every year.  So, if you have a paycheck, then you should have umbrella insurance. An umbrella policy kicks in where your homeowners and auto polices leave off, providing you with extra protection and peace of mind should the unexpected happen and you find yourself with a claim or lawsuit filed against you. READ MORE >>

Your home is where you sleep, where you feel the safest and where you keep your valuables and personal belongings. Yet more than half of homes in the U.S. are underinsured according to estimates by Marshall & Swift/Boeckh. READ MORE >>

You may have purchased a new car this past weekend. According to Consumer Reports, Presidents Day weekend is one of the best weekends to buy a car, with dealers offering steep discounts and deals. Remember, with a new or new-to-you car there is a need for a new auto insurance policy. READ MORE >>

  When you decide to sell your car, you often want to get a good price for it. Most drivers know that selling a standard used vehicle often doesn’t yield the same profits as selling a new car. Vehicles usually lose value over their lifetime of use. READ MORE >>

As fall approaches, so do another cycle of new drivers in Massachusetts. In some cases, these new drivers pose significant driving risks due to their lower level of experience behind the wheel. When it comes time for them to get auto insurance, they will need special consideration to determine their auto rates. READ MORE >>

According to a study published by the Insurance Information Institute, 59% of renters do not have renters insurance. Chances are you know one of them. If they experience a fire or break-in, are their belongings covered? The answer is no since laptops, gaming systems, televisions, furniture and clothing are not covered under the landlord’s policy. READ MORE >>

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