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Drone Coverage: Don’t fly by the seat of your pants!

Unmanned aircrafts, more commonly known as drones, are becoming popular for both recreational and commercial use.They’ve become increasingly affordable with the most inexpensive models costing less than $50! Many drones...

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Five Ways Life Insurance Brings Peace of Mind

The majority of us are aware we need life insurance but may not be sure how much, or if it’s within our budget. Life insurance has helped people keep their promises for generations — and you don’t have to break the bank...

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Renting your home during the Ryder Cup? Check your homeowners policy or call your agent to make sure you're covered

The Ryder Cup is the hottest ticket in town. And for those that live in the southwest metro close to Hazeltine, the decision to "see it or flee it" is upon you. For those wanting to make a little extra cash and take the...

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The Type of Fire Extinguisher Every Home Should Have

A fire is a fire, and a fire extinguisher is a fire extinguisher, right? Well, not quite. There are actually different types of fires and different types of extinguishers that respond best to each one. So, which is...

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Buying a condo? Don't skip the inspection

Are you planning to purchase a condo soon? Don't skip the inspection! Even though condos have less maintenance than a house, condo owners can still experience a lot of the same issues that single family homes experience....

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4 ways to reduce Workers' Comp claims

In today’s litigious environment, claims against industrial companies are inevitable, and off-the-shelf solutions to manage liability risks are too often inadequate. In the high-risk manufacturing sector, where large-...

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Saving for a house while renting? Make sure you have renters' insurance

A recent article in the Washington Post states that America's millennials under 35 are struggling to save enough for a down payment to purchase their first home. Despite wanting to purchase a home, most millennials are...

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6 tips to a prevent house fire

With the recent drought in Minnesota and western Wisconsin, there have been several fire losses throughout the area. Make sure you're preventing a house fire with these tips:Keep your yard free of debris, clean out your...

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Pool safety tips before you take a dip this summer

According to the CDC, more than 3,400 drowning take place in the U.S. each year, so run through this list of pool safety tips before you take a dip this summer!Whether you have a luxury in-ground pool, or plan to blow...

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Navigate Rainy Roadways With Care

It’s just rain — how much impact can it really have on your driving? The answer: a lot. You’re likely to experience lower visibility, reduced traction and increased difficulty in handling your car both during and after...

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