Monthly Archives: May 2016

Summer Travels Are Coming! Are YOU Covered For International Travel Medical Expenses?

Don't Let Illness Or Injury Add To The Cost Of Your Trip! With the school season ending in much of the country, many people will travel internationally for their summer vacations. But did you know that if you require medical services in another country, your passport can be confiscated until full payment is received for [...]

Summer Travels Are Coming! Are YOU Covered For International Travel Medical Expenses?2020-01-30T05:20:28-05:00

What Every Real Estate Agent Needs To Know About Closings (if they want to close….)

Closing Timeline: What YOU Need To Know You work hard to get clients. Then you work hard find them their dream home. You strive to be an informed and exceptional Real Estate professional and to offer your clients the best service possible. But with all the moving parts of a closing, it’s easy for things [...]

What Every Real Estate Agent Needs To Know About Closings (if they want to close….)2020-01-30T05:20:32-05:00

What Small Business Owners Need To Know About Worker’s Compensation

Whether you are a small business owner,a REALTOR or property manager looking for a contractor to work on your client's home, or a home owner wondering if you should ask for proof of insurance before you start that next project on your home, here is "Worker's Compensation 101". Workers' compensation insurance is a type of [...]

What Small Business Owners Need To Know About Worker’s Compensation2020-01-30T05:20:32-05:00

We Don’t Take Shortcuts…But We Will Give You A Homeowner’s Cheat Sheet ;-)

We don't take shortcuts on protecting your home. However, YOU shouldn't have to be a licensed agent in order to understand what your policy covers! So...we created a cheat sheet for you. Make sure you've got this on YOUR home! Have questions? Give us a call at 757-452-4563! We're happy to help :-)   Homeowners [...]

We Don’t Take Shortcuts…But We Will Give You A Homeowner’s Cheat Sheet ;-)2020-01-30T05:20:32-05:00

Hurricane Prep…BEFORE The Storm Hits

We're fast approaching hurricane season! Check out these tips for hurricane preparation, tips on how to file claims after the storm, and how to set an evacuation route for your family!   1- ) Hurricane Preparation: Before The Storm Hits: Have a home inventory completed and saved in a safe place. This may contain pictures, [...]

Hurricane Prep…BEFORE The Storm Hits2020-01-30T05:20:32-05:00

4 Major Mistakes People Make When Buying Homeowner’s Insurance

4 Major Mistakes People Make When Buying Homeowners Insurance (Before they found The Braun Agency ;-) Paying “Junk Fees” on their policy: Insurance agencies are paid by the insurance companies that they represent.  However, some agencies add “junk fees” to every policy they sell when they write it….and their clients have no idea that they [...]

4 Major Mistakes People Make When Buying Homeowner’s Insurance2020-01-30T05:20:32-05:00

Are you owed part of $1 Billion in Unclaimed life insurance?

  According to an article by NBC News, Unclaimed life insurance payouts total over $1 Billion! Nationwide Insurance is one of six companies implementing a system utilizing the Social Security database to proactively identify deceased insureds and pay out death benefits.  Not all insurance companies are as proactive but there are THREE EASY things you can [...]

Are you owed part of $1 Billion in Unclaimed life insurance?2020-01-30T05:20:33-05:00

And Then Came the $400 Unexpected Bill…….Now What?

"Since 2013 the federal reserve board has conducted a survey to “monitor the financial and economic status of American consumers.” The Fed asked respondents how they would pay for a $400 emergency. The answer: 47 percent of respondents said that either they would cover the expense by borrowing or selling something, or they would not [...]

And Then Came the $400 Unexpected Bill…….Now What?2020-01-30T05:20:33-05:00