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Is Life Insurance on Your New Year Resolutions List? It Should Be!

Lakeside Insurance Broker's 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...

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Maximize the Impact of Charitable Donations

The holiday season certainly brings out our benevolent and generous spirit, with Thanksgiving through New Year's Eve being the most popular time of year for donations. Many Americans find it easier to donate at the end...

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The gift of time could be the best gift of all this holiday season

For many, the holiday season is a time for celebration and fun with loved ones. But for others in Minnesota, the season can be one of the loneliest times of the year. At Lakeside Insurance Brokers, we know how precious...

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The Christmas tree conundrum: real or fake?

The kind of tree that adorns a person’s home during the holidays can provoke debate as much as Coke vs. Pepsi or Chevy vs. Ford. When it comes to Christmas trees, do you choose live or artificial? Do you cut your own at...

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Cyber Monday Shopping and Safety Tips

Shoppers who braved the malls on Black Friday might have risked some pushing and shoving, but not a lot more. Those taking part in Cyber Monday run the risk of having their identities stolen. The risk is greater because...

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The Value of an Independent Insurance Agent

Let's face it, insurance is confusing and can be a complex subject. The right insurance coverage is about more than choosing the right insurance company. It's about selecting coverage that fits your specific needs. An...

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Add some strategy to your Black Friday shopping

If there’s anything more satisfying than melting into the couch following a multi-course Thanksgiving dinner complete with all the fixings, it has to be shopping for the best deals of the season the day after in the...

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Winter Travel Safety

With winter comes many festivities and gatherings of friends and family required increased travel, usually in poor weather conditions. We have some reminders and safety tips from the Minnesota Department of Public...

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Five tips for selecting, installing, and maintaining your furnace filter

Shorter days, blowing leaves, and cooler temperatures are reminders that winter is coming. If you’re like me, you’re scrambling to get your “To Do” list completed. Raking leaves, painting house trim, and cleaning out...

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Make Your House a Haven for Trick-or-Treaters

Halloween is one of the fall season’s most treasured holidays. Kids love to dress up, get together with friends, and go door-to-door in search of the biggest and best goodies. If your neighborhood tends to be teeming...

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