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Tips to Save on Home Heating Costs

It’s no secret winters in the Midwest are frigid - and the next few days here will be COLD. Keep the chill outside by following these helpful tips to reduce your energy bills without sacrificing comfort.Make your home...

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7 Driving Habits That Are Bad for Your Car

No matter how safe you are behind the wheel, you’ve probably done things like: Shift into drive while the car is still rolling backward. Ride the brakes on steep hills. Roll into the gas station on empty. Guilty? If so,...

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Have some new jewelry in the house? Protect it!

Have some new jewelry in the house? Protect it! - It’s exciting to receive jewelry from a loved one — or to give it as a gift. Not to mention romantic. But if you’re lucky enough to have some new jewelry in your home...

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18 Winter Preparation Tips for Car Owners

The brisk air and flurries may have some drivers dreading the roads this winter season, while others are so accustomed to the weather that driving in the snow is now second nature.Regardless of your driving experience...

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Why an annual insurance review is important

For many of us, an insurance review isn’t top-of-mind as we’re making New Year’s resolutions; but it should be. January is the perfect time to meet with Lakeside Insurance Brokers and review your current coverage....

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Reduce, Reuse and Recycle for a Greener Holiday

You may be dreaming of a white Christmas, but really all of us should be striving for a green holiday! Let’s face it, with all the wrapping paper, cards, décor and packaging, we create a lot of waste while celebrating...

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Burglary Prevention: Should You Leave the Lights On?

It seems like a no-brainer to leave the lights on outside your home to deter burglars while you’re away (or even while you’re asleep). But does that really work? Or is it just a waste of electricity — particularly this...

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The 6 Most Important Times to Purchase Life Insurance

Life insurance is one of the most important financial tools that you can have. In fact, without it, most financial plans are considered to be incomplete. So we put together a list of the most important times in your...

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7 tips for getting your Christmas tree home safely

With the Thanksgiving feast behind us, it’s time for many people to start decorating their homes for Christmas. This year, the above-average fall temperatures inspired many homeowners to light up their yards and homes...

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Avoid Identity Theft or Fraud on Cyber Monday

The holiday season can be a frantic time for shoppers with Black Friday and Cyber Monday right around the corner. Scams will be prevalent and online thieves will be ready to hack your information. Protect yourself with...

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