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Insurance News
November 11, 2013
5 Tips for Curbing Employee Theft at Restaurants
  While we’d like to think that our employees are honest, that’s just not always the case. Some employees will pilfer food, alcohol or other items from restaurants while others will go for co[...]
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Insurance News
November 8, 2013
As a Small Business Owner: The Risks–and Rewards–of Being Your Brand
  My husband, a small business owner, and I met with a lawyer recently about our last will and testament. The lawyer, an acquaintance of ours, asked: “What’s the business worth?” Brian gave[...]
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Insurance News
November 1, 2013
Five Ways to Get More Google+ Reviews
  One way to get buzz for your business is to get more Google+ reviews. Google+ reviews are definitely worth it since 97 percent of consumers search for local businesses online—and the business[...]
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Business Insurance, Insurance News
October 28, 2013
Seven Important Business Insurance Options to Consider Before the Next “Sandy”
Building and Business Personal Property Commonly covers the structure in which a business is housed; equipment used to service or maintain the premises such as forklifts and appliances; exterior signa[...]
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Insurance News
October 7, 2013
Life Insurance at Every Age
  Quick quiz: Who needs life insurance the most? A married 25-year-old who just bought a house A 38-year-old homeowner with three children A 59-year-old nearing retirement and caring for an aging[...]
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Insurance News
August 7, 2013
Life Insurance for Stay-at-Home Parents
  If you never thought a stay-at-home parent needed life insurance, you might want to think again. That’s because in addition to being full-time caregivers, stay-at-home parents are often also [...]
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Insurance News
July 30, 2013
Review Your Life Insurance Before Trimming Hedges
  As a single working mom of two children, my time is precious. Every hour is accounted for, and in the summer, I have to make time for yard work too (not my favorite). But I figured it was alway[...]
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Insurance News
June 28, 2013
A Seriously Good Summer in Pittsburgh
  Summers in Pittsburgh are always loaded with family-friendly activities and outdoor events, and Erie Insurance is joining the fun this season to help Pittsburgh natives and visitors enjoy a ser[...]
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Insurance News
June 28, 2013
A Seriously Good Summer in Pittsburgh
Summers in Pittsburgh are always loaded with family-friendly activities and outdoor events, and Erie Insurance is joining the fun this season to help Pittsburgh natives and visitors enjoy a seriously [...]
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Insurance News
June 5, 2013
Seven Groups Most Likely to Lack Life Insurance
  Are you inadvertently putting your loved ones in danger? Millions of Americans lack enough—or even any—life insurance. Are you one of them? A recent study revealed that life insurance owner[...]
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