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Porch Safety: Should You Leave the Lights On?

It seems like a no-brainer to leave the lights on outside your home to deter burglars while you’re away (or even while you’re asleep). But does that really work? Or is it just a waste of electricity — particularly this...

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We won’t let you down

We realize that the COVID-19 pandemic has changed your business drastically. We want you to know that not everything has changed. We are and always will be right here for you to guide you when things get hard. Let’s...

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Car Features "Nag" for Your Safety

Once upon a time, the air bag was the pinnacle of car safety. Today, new cars feature advanced driver-assistance systems, which allow the car to apply the brakes before a collision, to steer around obstacles or to...

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Diffusing electrical fires

Electrical fires are one of the most common causes of structure fires. It’s important to be prepared. Follow these tips to prevent an electrical fire in your home, and to diffuse the fire if one breaks out: Make sure...

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Tips to Prevent Roomate Theft

If you have a roommate, you may be a student, a young professional, or just plain trying to save money. Some people have close friendships with their roommates, while others keep their relationships simple: just...

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Know Your Policy Before The Storm Hits

We all hope that the next storm to hit the Nutmeg State will not damage our property, but its best to prepare by reviewing your homeowners insurance policy before you need to file a claim. Coverages you may assume are...

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Don’t Delay — Start Thinking About Winterizing Your RV Today

Unless you’re headed to a warmer climate for the winter - or you live in one already - fall is the time to start preparing your RV for winter (as long as you’re done using it for a while, that is). And just because you...

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Hosting a Holiday Party?

If you’re thinking about hosting a holiday party this year, be sure to add safety and common sense to your list. According to the Insurance Information Institute, social host liability-the legal term for the criminal...

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Fines Increased for COVID Violations In Connecticut

Gov. Ned Lamont announced last week that he has signed an executive order, which increases the amount that businesses can be fined for violations of the state’s COVID-19 sector rules and capacity limits, to $10,000...

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Insuring Your Holiday Gifts

As the holidays approach, information about getting insurance for holiday gifts is available from your professional, independent insurance agent at The Russell Agency. Homeowners and renters insurance can be designed to...

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