|Scheduled Auto Maintenance: What Service Managers Don’t Want You to Know.
Don’t know a lot about your car? Don’t worry… you’re not alone. When it comes to mechanical issues, most people rely on service recommendations from the technicians at their local dealership. But the problem is, believing solely in this solution can sometimes be expensive – because often, they offer you absolutely everything they can. And […]
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POSTED JANUARY 17, 2018 12:00 PM
|Does your roof need to be repaired or replaced?
For most of us, repairing or replacing a roof is not a do-it-yourself project. In fact, climbing on the roof is never a good idea for a nonprofessional. But, understanding a few things about your roof and taking the time to conduct some simple checks can help you better identify when it’s time to call […]
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POSTED JANUARY 12, 2018 2:12 PM
|11 tips for preparing your last will and testament.
Most people know a will is important, but many of us put off the responsibility of actually writing one. And while it may seem like a will won’t be needed for a while, taking care of it now is an act of kindness for your loved ones – saving them time, money and potential conflict, […]
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POSTED DECEMBER 28, 2017 12:00 PM
|Why I need great insurance — and where I got it, by Santa Claus.
If anyone needs insurance, it’s me — a 200-year-old man (give or take a few decades) who drives a sleigh at high altitudes, works with livestock and is responsible for hundreds of tiny employees working with sharp tools. So about 100 years ago, I sat down with a Frankenmuth Insurance agent and got the business […]
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POSTED DECEMBER 22, 2017 12:00 PM
|9 hazards hiding in your small business.
You work hard to build your business, create an inviting workplace and foster a fantastic culture. But, it’s also your job to make sure your workplace is safe for employees. So, you maintain appropriate insurance coverage. You check the smoke detectors regularly, keep an up-to-date first-aid kit, and you have your fire sprinkler serviced on […]
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POSTED DECEMBER 13, 2017 12:00 PM
|21 questions to ask before you rent an apartment.
While renting doesn’t come with the same commitment as a mortgage, it is a contractual obligation – which means once you’re in, it can be hard to get out. That’s why before you pick a property, it’s important to ask questions. Lots of questions. Make sure you understand the terms of your rental agreement before […]
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POSTED DECEMBER 06, 2017 12:00 PM
|7 reasons to support Small Business Saturday.
The holidays are coming closer and closer, so it’s time to start thinking about your loved ones’ wish lists. And this season, we invite you to support small businesses all across the country – just like the thousands we’re proud to call policyholders. When you support small businesses on Small Business Saturday, you also: Create […]
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POSTED NOVEMBER 25, 2017 12:00 PM
|15 safety tips for Black Friday shopping.
It’s been said that there are two kinds of people in the world. Those who love to brave the Black Friday crowds in search of the best deal… and those who won’t go within a mile of the mall the day after Thanksgiving. But if you’re among the former, some thoughtful planning and a few […]
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POSTED NOVEMBER 22, 2017 12:00 PM
|8 mobile apps that can help keep you safe.
In an increasingly volatile world, more and more people are developing the internet’s version of a curfew, a chaperone, or maybe even your mother. These ingenious apps can help shield you in a variety of situations – both when you are near your phone or, in some cases, away from it. Here are a few […]
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POSTED NOVEMBER 15, 2017 12:00 PM
|Household maintenance: When to do what.
Everyone deserves a healthy home, but so often, these small maintenance chores are forgotten in the hustle and bustle of our lives. Here are a few seasonal reminders that will help to keep your home functioning at its peak, keeping your family and your property as safe as possible. Spring Prepare your pool. Is the […]
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POSTED NOVEMBER 01, 2017 12:00 PM