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Keep Your Home Safe While On Vacation

Keep Your Home Safe While On Vacation When a home is empty, it becomes an ideal target for criminals. Here are a few steps that you can take to keep your home safer: Buy a light switch timer: Your electric bill could get pretty big if you leave the lights on all day, buying a…
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Scheduled Personal Property

Scheduled Personal Property Homeowner’s insurance comes with some personal property coverage built in. But that personal property is only covered for named perils. (Fire, lightening, wind, hail, explosion, riot, smoke, vandalism, theft, falling objects, etc.) Also, insurance companies have limits on how much they will pay for a theft loss of certain things like gun,…
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Identity Theft

If your identity is stolen, it can affect your finances, credit history and reputation. Take Action Immediately: Flag credit reports. Contact the fraud department of one of the three major credit reporting agencies (Experian, Equifax and TransUnion). Tell them you are an identity theft victim. Ask them to place a “fraud” alert in your file…
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