Wedding Bells are Ringing...

June is a popular time for weddings, but is a home wedding really a good idea? It can be if you keep a few things in mind.

Hiring a Contractor

Summer time is a great time to get those home improvement projects accomplished, or even finally add on that garage. But, hiring a contractor to do the work can be a risky proposition. There are literally hundreds of contractors who work in the Huntington-Charleston, WV area. So where do you start?

Here are a few guidlines to consider when choosing a contractor.

Flood Insurance: Are You Protected?

With unprecedented flooding up and down the East Coast, it's a perfect time to review your insurance coverage and make sure you and your family are protected. Floods are the most common natural disaster in the United States. If your home or business is flooded, are you protected? Don't wait until a disaster to find out.

Sneaky scams to access your information via social media

We all share information on social media, many of us quite frequently. Keep in mind that criminals are now trolling Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and other sites just waiting for their opportunity. Before you know it, your account, and even your identity, is at risk.

Protect Your Identity

With the advances in technology, identity theft is one of the fastest growing crimes in the United States. Many of our customer here in West Virginia feel secure, but anyone can be a victim. Understanding how thieves access your information and taking steps to protect yourself is much easier than dealing with a stolen identity.

Preventing Frozen Pipes

This winter has been a long, cold one for all of us here in West Virginia. Snow, ice and subzero temperatures continue to present challenges while traveling, as well as at home.

Staying Safe when Traveling

With all the hype and horror stories surrounding the Winter Olympics in Sochi, it's surprising just how many risks exist when we travel. If you are traveling international, those risks are even more!

Keeping New Year's Celebrations Safe

As 2013 draws to a close, many people are gearing up for a night of fun celebrations. With a little planning, you can keep your holiday safe. Follow these tips from the National Transportation Safety Board. If you are hosting a New Year's Eve party, following a few simple rules could prevent a tragedy:

Stay Safe This Christmas Season

This time of year is busy and hectic. It is also a time when many house fires start needlessly. Be sure to take these simple precautions to make your season happy and safe.