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If you get caught driving without insurance, you will face a fine and suspension of your license plates. Before you drive any one's car, be sure there is an insurance identification card present in the vehicle. You can be penalized for driving without insurance in any vehicle according to the Illinois Division of insurance. READ MORE >>

Tornadoes often strike quickly and with very little warning! Therefore it is important to be prepared for a tornado strike at any time. Here are some tips to get your home and family prepared for tornado season: Stay on top of changing weather patterns. READ MORE >>

Of course you don’t want to pay more for auto insurance than you have to. Therefore avoiding tickets and accidents are your best bet to insure your premium stays as low as possible. Although your insurance rates won’t be affected in every case, it’s best to avoid them altogether. READ MORE >>

When it comes to buying a home, many first-time buyers mistakenly believe that the sales price of the home is the only cost they need to worry about. Those that have purchased a home before, however, know that there are other costs involved that need to be taken into consideration. READ MORE >>

If you find yourself involved in an accident here’s what you need to do before you call your insurance company… 1. Call the police (911 in most areas). Report any injuries. 2. Write down the other car’s make, model, and plate number. Get the driver’s name, address, and license number…get the owners name, too. READ MORE >>

Understand the difference between the replacement cost and the market value of your home so that you are always sufficiently insured. It’s a very common mistake to confuse the two and one that can cost a homeowner a lot of money in the event of a total loss to their home. READ MORE >>

Are you ready to celebrate your way into the New Year? Many Americans make it a point to go out with friends and family. While this is fun, it can also be dangerous and risky without the proper precautions and protection. As your trusty Decatur, Illinois Insurance Agency, we have a few tips to share before the big night. READ MORE >>

Thinking of proposing this Holiday Season! The weeks surrounding Christmas and New Years are a popular time for marriage proposals. If you plan on getting on one knee sometime soon (or if you're waiting for someone to pop the big question) make sure your engagement ring is protected. READ MORE >>

Christmas Fire Safety Tips: Setting Up and Decorating Your Tree   The most joyous of times can also be deadly. Take the Christmas season. Christmas trees are involved in approximately 400 fires annually, according to the National Fire Protection Association, typically resulting in more than a dozen deaths, dozens of injuries and more than $10 million in property loss and damage. READ MORE >>

Let’s explore some of the common questions and concerns renters have regarding renters insurance! Q: Why should I buy renters insurance?  I don’t own the building why do I need coverage? Doesn’t my landlord’s policy cover me if something happened in my apartment or house? READ MORE >>

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