The history of the automobile dates back to the 15th century when, according to the U.S. Library of Congress, artist Leonardo da Vinci began creating designs for transport vehicles. Since then, the story of cars has been filled with many milestones. Here are five fun facts and figures — from the first reported car accident to strange traffic laws — that are… Continue reading 5 Weird and Wild Car Facts
Picture this: It’s late and you’ve just gotten into bed. A storm’s raging outside, the wind’s howling around the house and you can hear the rain pounding on the roof. But you feel cozy and secure inside your nice, warm home. However, just as you’re falling asleep, you hear a loud “crack” and a deafening… Continue reading If a Tree Falls…
Have you ever looked at a product you liked, only to be turned off by what’s written on the packaging? I was looking at a tube of toothpaste recently, and the message on the box promised the product would give the user “extreme clean.” Now I don’t know about you, but I have yet to… Continue reading Rethink Your Resume
Backyard entertaining has gotten more elaborate in recent years. Fire pits are helping homeowners extend the backyard season, and today’s play sets involve more than a simple set of swings and a slide. Whether backyard entertaining means spending time by the swimming pool or gathered around the grill, here are some safety tips to help… Continue reading Yard Safety
Picture this: You’re cruising down the road with the windows down when you suddenly feel a tickle on your arm. You glance down to brush it away, and that’s when you realize…yikes! It’s a bee! It can be easy to panic in this situation, but the truth is that crashes can (and do) happen for… Continue reading Bug Off!
Ever heard the term “No-Fault Insurance”, but weren’t sure what it meant? How can no one be at fault for an inury or an accident? Well, it’s really less about blame, and more about taking care of yourself. If you ever get personally hurt in an auto accident, having No-Fault insurance could cover what other policies… Continue reading Who’s Fault?
Many of us don’t have flood insurance even though we might need it, and many of the people looking to get flood insurance might not understand exactly how it works. If you live or have a business in a high flood area, you should think about getting coverage. Here are some of the basics about flood… Continue reading Flood of Information