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DUI ignition interlock bill gains momentum

Harsher penalties are looming for first-time drunk driving offenders. A Florida bill (HB 949) that requires an ignition interlock device installed in a driver’s car after their first drunk driving …

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Beat Spring Allergies

Blooming trees along with warmer and longer days, let us know spring is around the corner. Unfortunately, for many Floridians spring is miserable due to allergies. “This time of year, …

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Do I Need Boat Insurance?

While Florida does not require you to get boat insurance before you register your vessel, boat insurance is a good idea. Boat insurance offers protection from the responsibility of owning, …

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Consumer Reports Names Top Vehicles for 2017

This week, Consumer Reports released their annual report of the top 10 trucks and cars for 2017. “This list is esteemed because Consumer Reports in a non-profit and independent agency,” …

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Maximize Your Health Insurance Policy

Your health insurance plan is a contract between you and your insurance company but do you really know what is in it? “Completely understanding your health insurance benefits can save …

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Taking Advantage of Tax Credits

Tax filing season is among us. For many, this conjures up feelings of dread. But, money can be saved. Frequently tax credits and deductions are overlooked, costing you money in …

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Red Light Cameras Hang Around

The controversial Florida red-light camera program will continue. The Florida legislature refused a ban on the cameras. A tied vote led the Senate Transportation Committee to reject the measure. “Reducing accidents …

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Home Insurance is the Ideal Defense Against Party Fouls

The Super Bowl is the biggest sporting event in the United States. If you plan on hosting the big game, you are not alone. In fact, 45 million people plan …

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Why are Captive Insurance Agents Suffering?

The Captive Insurance Agency model, like that of Allstate and StateFarm, initially enjoyed much popularity among those interested in entering the P&C insurance industry. Yet, over time, this captive model has …

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Does it Make Sense to Downsize?

A movement is enticing many Americans from their large residences into smaller homes. The appeal of downsizing is tempting everyone from recent retirees, empty nesters to millennials. “Since the recession, …

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