Archives: 2015

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast cancer affects one in eight women, and it is estimated that about 220,000 women are diagnosed each year, according to the National Breast Cancer Foundation. Thankfully, early diagnosis and treatment most often leads to a full recovery. Breast Cancer Awareness Month is an annual campaign to raise awareness of the disease and the critical importance of testing for early detection, as well as to...

Celebrate Labor Day and Enjoy Time Off

The majority of our lives are spent focusing on work. Even our days off can find us obsessing over various work-related issues – sitting at a computer or watching our smartphones, answering work emails, or planning for an upcoming project or meeting. We have a very hardworking culture in America, and it can be tough to completely “disconnect” over a weekend and get the break...

Protect Your Business with Umbrella Insurance

You have worked hard to build your business, putting in long hours to ensure it is well-established and viable. Umbrella insurance can add an extra layer of protection for all of your hard work. These polices cover what is termed “excess liability.” This type of policy helps to protect your business in cases of bodily injury or property damage lawsuits or claims. An umbrella insurance...

School Sports: 5 Reasons to Get Your Kids Involved

School sports are one of most effective ways children learn essential life skills. Sporting activities offer children the opportunity to learn cooperation, teamwork, social skills, and perseverance towards a common goal. As an adult in the working world, these are the qualities found in highly-valued employees. Parents often have legitimate concerns regarding the safety of their children who are involved in school sports. According to...

Top 5 Essential Insurance Plans for a New Business

There are numerous types of insurance policies available for business owners to help protect against almost any possible situation. Here is a list of the top 5 essential business insurance plans you need to keep your new enterprise protected: General Liability Insurance This type of business insurance protects your new business from legal threats associated with accidents, injuries or claims related to acts of negligence....