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Prepare for Driving In Bad Weather Before You Hit the Road

Rain, fog, sleet, snow, ice and wind... bad weather is the enemy of every driver in Minnesota. Lakeside Insurance wants you and your family to be safe. Even if you are satisfied that your vehicle and all of its...

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February Defensive Driver Courses

Get up to 10% discount on your car insurance! If you are over 55 and haven't taken a defensive driver course or need the refresher course - Lehman's Garage is offering classes this February 23rd in Bloomington. Click ...

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Things to Keep in Mind When Buying a Car

Buying a new car is an exciting time - but it can also be stressful. After all, you're trying to get the best deal on price, while also deciding on the make, model and features you need. We can't really help you become...

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Is Your Home Energy Efficient?

Drafty windows. Leaky faucets. Dirty air filters. All are common issues here in Minnesota, and they're not only annoying - they also cost you money in decreased energy efficiency and higher utility bills. Would you like...

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Make Sure Your Home is Ready for Winter

Summer has ended, but there's no need to fret: Fall brings with it crisp, cool days, wonderful colors - and football season! It also brings with it a few maintenance tasks that Lakeside Insurance recommends to help...

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Do all drivers in my household have to be listed on my auto policy?

Most of the time the answer is a resounding YES! Every licensed driver must be listed on your auto insurance policy that resides in your household. The only exception to this rule with some insurance companies is if...

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Understanding Identity Theft

Your identity belongs to you. Here are some suggestions from Lakeside Insurance to help you protect it. One smart and effective way to protect yourself against identity theft is to prevent it. If your identity is stolen,...

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Jewelry: What is covered on my home insurance?

In Minnesota, did you know you probably only have about $2,000 of jewerlry coverage on your home insurance policy? That is the industry standard - no matter what company you are insured with. The main thing that covers...

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September Defensive Driving Courses

For those of you that are age 55 or older, complete an approved defensive driving course and get up to 10% off your auto insurance premium. The first time you take the course it is an 8 hour course. Every 3 years you...

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The last weekend of summer...don't grill your house down

I can't believe that summer is over! This one went FAST. I know most of us will be out on the grill at some point this weekend and by this time of the year we are all grilling experts, right? I would love to come and...

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