What Insurance Does Your College Student Need?

Consider these insurance policies for your college kid. Back-to-school season is upon us! Parents are busy stocking up on college essentials for their kids, from textbooks to dorm room furniture. Even as a prepared parent, you may be forgetting about an important item to review that isn’t included on any checklist: insurance. Consider these Read More

What Kind of Insurance Do You Need for a Second Home?

Coverage for your second home.   Buying a second home, whether it’s a vacation getaway or a rental endeavor, is a lot like purchasing a primary residence. You’ll need to make sure that your new property has the right amount of insurance protection in place in case disaster strikes. You may see your second home as more of a risk than your primary Read More

Hosting an Event? Know These Liability Risks

What to know when property when hosting an event on your property. Summertime often opens up a whole host of unique opportunities for us in New York. The better weather means that many of us will host a backyard BBQ, a graduation party, or even a yard sale. While these seemingly harmless events are meant to be a source of fun and entertainment, Read More

Why You Should Trim Back Trees and Bushes to Avoid Insurance Claims

How tree trimming can help your home and finances stay safe. Trees can make the outside of your home look beautiful. Not only that, but they offer a shaded area to lounge in, a great opportunity to hang a tire swing, and somewhere to make memories with the family. As much as trees can add to your property, maintaining them is an important step to Read More

The Liability Risks of Attractive Nuisances

What you need to know about liability risks on your property.  Do you have an attractive nuisance on your property? Anything that is both attractive and dangerous to young, curious children can be considered an attractive nuisance, making you liable in the event that these elements cause an accident. Homeowners should be aware of a range of Read More

Safety and Insurance Tips for Boat Owners

Sail off safely with these tips in hand. Summer is officially here, meaning that many boaters in New York are getting ready for a season of sailing. If you are one of them, be sure that you are well prepared! Check out these safety tips before you set off.  Prepare the boat. Before you even go out on the water, ensure that your boat is up for Read More

Things to Do When Getting New Business Insurance

How to handle securing the right commercial insurance policies for your new company. One of the most common mistakes startup business owners make is failing to buy adequate insurance for their businesses. Of course, it’s an easy error to make – you may think that your new business has few to no risks of suffering from a disaster. However, it Read More