Buying renters insurance is almost always worth it, even if your landlord doesn’t require it. It is very affordable, I frequently see annual premiums in the $100-125 range. It will protect you against catastrophic damage to your belongings and potential legal liability. The landlord’s insurance does not cover their renters’ belongings. … More Do You Need Renter’s Insurance?
(Or what I learned from my 9th-grade science fair project) It just goes to show that I am way behind the times. I didn’t even know what laser jammer and radar detectors are. Perhaps there are some folks out there like me so here are some details. After seeing an internet article about laser jammers, … More Ain’t Technology Great?
Today I got my first tornado alert for the year. It seems that just a few weeks ago (back in January), my Camellias were blooming. January and in full bloom? Maybe there is something to this temperature change business after all. I’m not as convinced as some people, but this seems way too early to … More Tornado Season is Starting Early This Year
Did you survive Snowmageddon 2019? WE enjoyed the unexpected day off work! I hope you got a chance to put your feet up and spend some time with family and friends. Today is National Hot Chocolate Day! I thought I’d share a quick and easy recipe with you to share with your family/friends. For some … More National Hot Chocolate Day and Snowmageddon 2019
As we all get closer to retirement age we should start paying even more attention to how we handle our finances. One of the key elements of planning for retirement(What’s that?) is knowing how to make sure you receive the largest Social Security benefits. Here is an article about Social Security you may find helpful … More Social Security I
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Recently the Atlantic has been quiet, but things may be changing. By the middle of the week, a tropical disturbance may become organized enough to become a threat. If the system tracks north far enough we could be seeing some unpleasant developments. The potential is there for the system to develop into a tropical depression. … More Hurricane Season May Not Be Over Yet
Driving habits have been changing and this affects us in a number of ways. As miles driven increase there is more demand for gasoline, which drives up prices at the pump which in turn increases the tax revenue that funds roads construction and maintenance. Noticed all the road work going on? Insurance premiums go up … More CHANGES IN DRIVING HABITS
We are so used to our state being in the Top 10 in so many different areas it is sometimes surprising when we don’t This is one of those times. A recent study (see the link below) ranked Georgia #18 in the states with the worst drivers. Unfortunately for us, and maybe this will change … More Georgia Doesn’t Make It Into Top 10
I woke this morning to Michael has turned into a Cat 4 storm overnight. The media is reporting that Michael could be the worst storm to hit Florida in over 100 years. You should be glad that you aren’t in Panama City or Apalachicola this weekend. Keep those folks in your prayers, it will be … More Things Only Get Worse With Michael!