Posts Tagged 'Yorktown Heights Insurance Agency'

Check your Smoke Alarms to Keep your Home Safe

Homeowners who invest in our homeowner’s insurance also take steps to ensure the safety of their loved ones.  Smoke alarms are an integral part of this process, and the Reis Group provides some fantastic advice for Westchester County homeowners:

This Sunday, March 4th, marks the end of Daylight Standard Time, when everyone sets their clocks ahead one hour. ...

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Westchester Home Insurance – Tips for a Backup Generator from HSB

Yorktown Heights Insurance Agency wanted to share a great article from the Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company on the hazards of improper installation:

Consumers and businesses are expected to purchase thousands of backup
generators as a result of record power outages in the Northeast, but The
Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company (HSB) warns that
improper installation can cause fires, property damage and serious injuries or
deaths due to carbon monoxide poisoning or electrocution.

The equipment specialists at HSB, ...

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Car Insurance: Ten Things You Didn’t Know About Cars and Driving

Happy holidays to all of our clients and visitors!  We’ve been especially busy this winter providing car insurance quotes, and in that spirit wanted to post a fantastic article by one of our partners, GMAC!

Car Insurance: Ten Things You Didn’t Know About Cars and Driving

  • Windshield wipers were invented by a woman named Mary Anderson. She patented them in 1903.
  • The nitromethane fuel used to power Top Fuel Dragsters costs $16 per gallon.
  • The fastest known time for replacing a ...
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Why Your Westchester Teen Needs a Roth IRA

Investing in your future is important.  In an uncertain economy, you want to take an extra step to prepare yourselves adn your children for the next phase in life.

We wanted to share a great article from Delphinus Advisors on the importance of a Roth IRA.  The second page has some great tips on money management for your teenagers at home as well as efficient ways to pay down debt.

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How to Insure Westchester County Homes for Disaster

Flood insurance is an important part of protecting yourself during the east coast’s hurricane season.  While Westchester, Dutchess, and Putnam counties aren’t usually in the sights of category III hurricanes, our proximity to the Hudson River and low elevation makes our homes vulnerable to flash flooding and mudslides.

Yorktown Heights Insurance Agency’s competitive rates and partnerships are your first line of defense against the ...

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Which Month is the Deadliest for American Motorists?

It’s August, and GMAC has some interesting statistics on automobile insurance and related fatalities:

The Fourth of July may be the most hazardous day on U.S. roads, but Aug. 1 kicks off the deadliest month of the year for American motorists.

According to National Highway Traffic Safety Administration records going back to 1994, more Americans die in car crashes in August than at any other time of the year. Though the number of people killed in U.S. crashes in August 2009 dropped ...

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We’ve Moved!

Hi everyone,

It’s a great feeling when the first “real” update to the blog is to announce exciting news – we’ve moved to a new location!  We’re now located at 1928 Commerce St. – right next to Starbucks and steps from the old sixth grade school.

Take a look at some shots of our new space!

It’s a truly exciting time for us.  Our new home allows us to provide a greater level of service to the Westchester, Dutchess, and Putnam community – ...

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