Aggressive Driving Increases During the Holidays

Not everyone on the road this time of year is interested in spreading holiday cheer. A new study by smartphone app GasBuddy says, individual’s driving habits are 175 percent more …

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Preparing for Dry Season

Floridians can finally enjoy the arrival of dry season. With it brings relief from oppressive heat and humidity along with cold fronts and cooler temperatures. However, the Florida Forest Service …

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Get into the Holiday Spirit With #Giving Tuesday

Tuesday, November 27, marks the seventh year of #Giving Tuesday. #Giving Tuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving. It is a day …

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Strategic Holiday Shopping

Holiday Spending Forecast Holiday sales are likely to surpass the trillion dollar mark this year for the first time ever, according to eMarketer, a market research company. They anticipate a …

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Vehicles that run for over 200,000 miles

For some drivers, vehicle longevity is paramount in selecting a car. Determined to capitalize on their investment, they will drive their cars into the ground. “With regular maintenance, most cars …

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Hurricane Michael- What is being done?

Hurricane Michael was the 3rd most powerful storm to hit the U.S. The storm quickly escalated to a category 4 hurricane, making it the worst in almost a century. National …

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Avoid driving like a maniac in bad weather

Driving in the rain is stress inducing.  According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, it is more dangerous to drive on a rainy day than a snowy one. Most weather-related …

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Think you don’t need a flu shot?

It’s fall in Florida, that means, football, pumpkin-spice and flu shots. October just started and there are already confirmed cases of the flu. Last year, 80,000 people died from the …

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Understanding flood insurance

“Hurricanes and floods can endanger lives, economic viability and entire communities,” says Ellsworth Buck, Vice President of GreatFlorida Insurance, Florida’s largest independent homeowners insurance agency. Seeing the destruction Hurricane Florence …

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The most stolen cars in Florida

Last year, the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) reports 42,889 motor vehicles were stolen across the state. “Quite often, stolen cars are not recovered and if they are, they …

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