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November 19th, 2018 by BIG Agency

Do I Need Flood Insurance?

You might think you don’t need flood insurance if you live in an area that is considered “high and dry.” Although some areas are more susceptible to flooding than others, flooding can occur anywhere. With heavy rains, spring thaws, or rapid accumulation of rain after a wildfire, flooding can occur in places that are not generally considered at risk. How Does Flood Insurance Differ from... Read Article

Are You an Unsafe Driver?

Driving on America’s roadways today is a dangerous undertaking. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports that the U.S. saw 37,461 traffic fatalities in 2016, many of which were caused by driver error. Many people who consider themselves to be safe, dependable drivers actually have dangerous driving habits. Whether you’ve been driving for days or decades, avoiding the following common driving behaviors can help... Read Article

2018 Halloween Costume Contest!

It’s Halloween and that can only mean one thing! It’s your chance to win BIG with our annual Halloween Costume Contest! Enter starting today, 10/22/2018 through 11/02/2018. You can submit your photo of yourself, your kids, even your pet on our Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/myBIGagency on the specified post or via message. The photo with the most likes on 11/05/2018 at noon will win! First Prize: $100 gift... Read Article

Homeowners Insurance: When Do You File a Claim?

Homeowners insurance is designed to cover damage to your property caused by certain covered events. It stands to reason, as you are paying your premiums, you should take advantage of available coverage. The reality is, it is not always advisable to file a homeowners insurance claim as it can lead to higher premiums or even cancellation in some cases. Underwriters tend to frown on policyholders... Read Article

Financial Peace University is Coming in September!

What if you were following a plan for your money that you KNEW worked? With Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University, you CAN take control of your money, get out of debt, and create a plan for your future. If you’re interested in learning more about the class, read on! Because we’re offering it at the Miami Township Civic Center just for you starting September 26, 2018... Read Article