5 Steps to Take If You Believe Your Identity Has Been Stolen

As the world is increasingly interconnected through cyberspace and bad actors become more sophisticated, it is important to take proactive measures to protect your identity.   These five steps can assist in safeguarding personal information if you believe you are a victim of identity theft:  Place an Initial Fraud Alert: Place an initial fraud alert on your file…

National Distracted Driving Awareness Month

3,142 people were killed in 2019 due to distracted drivers. Put down your distractions and just drive. Take the pledge and drive distraction free! Sources:DISTRACTED DRIVING AWARENESS MONTH – April 2021 | National Today April Is Distracted Driving Awareness Month | NHTSA Distracted Driving | NHTSA Distracted Driving Awareness Month – National Safety Council (nsc.org)

6 Ways to Protect Yourself From Hackers

Where was the last public place you visited that had Wi-Fi? These days, nearly every coffee shop, library, airport and hotel offer a way to access the internet from your cell phone or other mobile device. That means the information you have on your phone could be available to hackers in the area – unless…

10 Tips to Stay Cyber Safe While Working From Home

In these unprecedented times, when many of our clients are working, studying, and entertaining their families from home – and relying on technology more than ever. Cyber criminals know that, with more people online, there are more ways to take advantage of vulnerabilities and mistakes to gain access to protected and personal information. If you’re…

Tips for Driving Safe in the Rain

1. Slow Down Driving through water at high speed can cause you to lose control, and if the water is particularly high, you could even stall your engine if water splashes into it. After you drive through a puddle, tap your brakes gently a few times to make sure they are working properly. 2. Turn…

Spring Checklist

The milder days of spring are a perfect time to do a thorough spring cleaning and perform home maintenance. After a long winter, it is a good idea to spend time on preventive measures to help maintain your home and property throughout the year. Tasks such as cleaning out your gutters, checking for dead trees and…