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An important update for all of our customers

As we look to support our customers and community during the evolving COVID-19 situation, I want to share an important update with you. First, we are steadfast in our commitment to our customers during this uncertain...

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Whatever You're Out and About On This Spring, Make Sure You're Covered

Whether you're aboard a boat, an ATV, motorcycle camper or a motorhome, make sure you check with us to assure you have the right policy. Just like recreational vehicles come in all shapes and types, so does having...

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If March Winds Get Fierce, Here Are A Few Things You Should Know

March winds can sometimes cause property damage - and it helps to know what to do if that happens. Here in the St. Louis metro area, wind coverage comes standard on homeowners insurance policies. So if March winds turn...

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Wanted: A Deserving Oakville High School Senior to Win the Charles M. Meyer Entrepreneurial Scholarship Award

Last year, Caitlin Blanchard was the recipient of the Charles M. Meyer Entrepreneurial Scholarship. What deserving senior from Oakville High School will win it this year? If you know any senior at Oakville High School...

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What to Consider When Choosing Auto Insurance

Carrying a minimum amount of auto insurance is required by state laws, so you can’t legally drive without it. Yet while the minimum amount keeps your premiums lower, it can also put you at great risk if you have an...

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Times and technology have changed. Our attention to detail has never wavered.

This example from 2001 shows how we used to go out of our way to develop accurate homeowners replacement costs. 2020 marks the 48th year of providing insurance coverage to the customers we serve. Needless to say, a...

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Whether it's for an auto or homeowners policy, your FICO score makes a big difference

Do you know what your FICO™ score is? If not, you definitely should because it can have a major impact on the amount you pay for your auto or homeowners insurance. So what exactly is a FICO score? The name FICO...

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5 Carbon Monoxide Safety Tips

Every year, unintentional carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning (not linked to fires) sends 20,000 people to the emergency room and causes more than 4,000 hospitalizations. And, you might consider them the fortunate ones. CO...

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Seven driving and car maintenance resolutions for the New Year

They say New Year's resolutions are made to be broken. We hope that doesn't apply to this list! 1. Maintain regular maintenance on all your vehicles. If it’s been awhile, get your car into the shop for an oil change....

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Resolve to do these things around your house to better protect your family and your investment

It’s impossible to prevent every accident or disaster. But there are some simple steps you can take that will go a long way to protecting both your home and your family. Know your shut-off valves. Few people know...

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When Roadside Assistance Isn’t Enough

If you’ve ever been stuck on the side of the highway with an RV issue, you know what a life saver roadside assistance can be. Whether you need a battery charged, a tire changed, or a tow you’re often back on the road in...

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