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What is water backup coverage and why is it important?

Water damage can be disastrous to your home. Imagine discovering that your entire basement is filled with brown water and sewage from a backed-up water main or other pipe. It’s not only disgusting and potentially...

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How to Update your Home — Without Spending Thousands

It doesn’t take a massive remodel, or a big budget, to make your house feel a little more like home to you. Inside or out, small improvements can make a significant difference - and whether you’re handy or not, you can...

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I Just Bought a New Car. What Insurance Coverage Do I Need?

Congratulations! After weeks of research, comparing makes and models, and taking test drives you finally bought that brand-new car you wanted. But before you take that well-deserved road trip, check one more item off...

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Keep Your Pets Safe in a Disaster

A safe home, a regular routine, a soft bed – the things that bring you comfort bring your pet comfort, too. It’s so important to give some advance thought to how you’d handle your pet responsibilities during and after a...

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PEMCO Helps with Auto Premium Relief

From the information release: Auto premium relief – PEMCO will give new and renewal policyholders a 15% credit on their auto policy payments for each of the next three months. We know our customers are responsible, and...

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PEMCO, Safeco, Progressive temporarily lift exclusion for losses that result from use of a personal vehicle while delivering food.

From Safeco: States have increasingly adopted restaurant seating bans to deter the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). In response, many restaurants have shifted to take-out or delivery-only service and may be asking...

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Progressive returns $1 billion in premium to customers

Press release: Today we announced that we’re providing credits of approximately $1 billion in premium to Progressive personal auto customers as a result of fewer claims that come with less frequent driving. Subject to...

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Safeco Personal Auto Customer Relief Fund

Press release from Safeco: A message about how we’re supporting our customers during the Coronavirus At Safeco, the well-being of our customers and employees is always our top priority. We recognize the uncertainty and...

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Washington Insurance Commissioner orders property insurers to give grace periods, halt cancelations until May 9

Press release from the commissioner's office:OLYMPIA, Wash. – Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler ordered all property and casualty insurers in Washington state to take steps to make sure policyholders retain coverage...

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Why You Need Service Line Coverage

Let’s spare a moment for something most of us use every day yet probably take for granted: our service lines. We rely on them for access to water, electricity, gas, Internet connection, and more, but only think about...

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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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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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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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