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Five Tips to (Finally) Get your Garage Organized

There’s perhaps no organizing task more daunting than the garage-it’s often the dumping ground for the stuff that has no other place in the house, or the things you don’t use but just can’t bring yourself to toss. How...

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How to Make Your Family Vacation a Great One

Summer is here, which means it’s time to think about family vacations! (If you haven’t been thinking about them all year, that is.) The family part of family vacations, however, can make things a little complicated. You...

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Pool Safety: Four Mistakes New Pool Owners Make


Flag Day June 14, 2019 - Please respect the flag that so many have served and died under


What is comprehensive insurance vs collision?

Rick Savage, AFIS with Preferred First Insurance states the following: Comprehensive covers fire, theft, glass and believe it or not, collision with an animal (mostly deer claims). Collision is damage to an object -...

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Boating Season In Michigan is Here – Are You Up to Speed on Safety?

With spring in full bloom in Michigan and summer just on the horizon, prime boating season is upon us. And you might notice more people on the water than ever, because sales of recreational boats have been growing at a...

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Three Ways to Lower Your Carbon Footprint

April 22 marked the 49th annual Earth Day, when more than 1 billion people in nearly 200 countries were expected to take part in what the Earth Day Network calls “the largest civic-focused day of action in the world.”...

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Spring Cleaning Tips

Spring is a time for new beginnings, and cleaning and organization around the house are very popular this time of year. If you’re ready to tackle the monumental spring cleaning chore, read on for some helpful...

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2019 Michigan Beef Expo at Michigan State University

Rick Savage, AFIS (Agribusiness and Farm Insurance Specialist) with Michigan-based Preferred First Insurance will be attending the Michigan Beef Expo at Michigan State University. The expo offers opportunities for...

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Home Security Technology: Keeping you ahead of the burglars

Back in the early days of home security “systems,” around the end of World War I, it was common for homeowners to hire “door shakers”-night watchmen who would literally walk around and check doors to make sure they were...

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