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12 Mar

Wedding Protection

Wedding Insurance You’ve been planning for this day your whole life. Protect it. So much has been invested in planning your dream wedding -your heart, your time, and your money. But what if severe weather rolls in? Or the bridal salon loses your dress? Or your caterer backs out? For as little as $160, Travelers

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16 Feb

AARP Hartford Clients!

During the month of February, AARP Driver Safety is offering their award-winning AARP Smart Driver™ online course at a 30 percent discount. As an Authorized To Offer Agent of The Hartford, all you need to do is give your customers this coupon with the promotional code – HARTFORD30 – to enroll in the online course

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11 Feb

Something to Think About

Contributed by: Cindy Hellyar, Gerontologist, The Hartford Center for Mature Market Excellence At The Hartford Center for Mature Market Excellence we keep a pulse on people age 50+ to support the company in delivering customer value. One of the most interesting issues we have followed over the last 30 years is attitudes about aging. Typically

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04 Dec

Pet Holiday Safety

Holiday Safety Tips for Twin Cities Pets The holidays have arrived in Minneapolis & St Paul. For those with one or more four-legged friends in the house, it’s time to go over some safety tips. After all, you want all of your family members to enjoy the festivities – even the furry ones. The American

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03 Dec

Winter Tire Tips

Do You Need Winter Tires? You know it’s coming. Snow and slush. Freezing rain. Maybe even black ice. But do you know if your tires are ready for all of that? When driving in upper midwest in the wintertime, your tires just might be the most important safety feature on your car. The right ones

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10 Jul

SUMMER STORM DAMAGE PREVENTION

8 TIPS FOR PROTECTING YOUR HOME FROM SUMMER STORMS As residents of the Midwest, we know all too well not to keep our fingers crossed when it comes to weather. Though summer might ultimately be remembered for the sunny days picnicking in the park, boating on the lake, or lying out at the beach, if

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21 Jun

Preparing for Tornadoes

Why Prepare? The potential for tornado damage in the U.S. remains strong. Just three years ago, the country was overcome by a series of particularly destructive storms, including a tornado outbreak in late April 2011 that killed more than 300 people across seven states, and one in May that devastated Joplin, Missouri. That year was

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11 Jun

Protecting Fine Arts and Other Valuables.

Fine art is more than just a painting hung in a campus art gallery or on a library wall. It could be a rare book that was donated to your institution to advance scholarly pursuits, antique furniture that has been collected over time, or a stained glass window or rug that you acquired for its

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27 May

Test Your Knowledge

Take this interactive quiz now. before you head out to the water.

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21 May

Hail Season Is Nearly Upon Us!

You live in Minnesota which means hail and windstorm season is just around the corner. Spring is the best time of year to remind your clients of some easy steps they can take to protect their vehicles from storm-related damage: Familiarize yourself with weather conditions that may generate hailstorms. Pull cars, boats, motorcycles, RVs and ATVs

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