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The Great American Total Solar Eclipse, What You Need to Know!

The countdown has almost come to an end, as Monday’s historical event will happen in just 4 days.  For parts of our country, observers will experience a cloak of darkness moving across the grounds towards them, as their sunny skies are quickly diminished right before their eyes.  As everyone has heard, Monday is set to [...]

The Great American Total Solar Eclipse, What You Need to Know!2020-01-30T05:20:01-05:00

Paying Off Your Mortgage Faster AND Saving Money?! We’ll Show You How!

Thirty years is a long time. Especially when we’re talking about paying monthly payments for thirty years. As a National average, most American families only live in their home for 13 years before moving. This means that the vast majority of home owners are tied into a cycle of monthly payments on their mortgage and [...]

Paying Off Your Mortgage Faster AND Saving Money?! We’ll Show You How!2020-01-30T05:20:02-05:00

Dreading The Back To School Frenzy? Check Out These Tips To Save Money And Keep Your Family Schedule Operating Like A Pro!

Believe it or not, summer is coming to an end and the new school year is fast approaching. If enforcing a schedule, completing homework, and getting the kiddos to practice on time fills you with impeding dread, don’t worry! We can help. Check out these top tips to get organized, get the family back on [...]

Dreading The Back To School Frenzy? Check Out These Tips To Save Money And Keep Your Family Schedule Operating Like A Pro!2020-01-30T05:20:03-05:00

Repetitive Loss Flood Zones: Should Subsidies Be Available?

If you live in a high-risk flood zone and are required to carry flood insurance by your mortgage company, then you probably have noticed the hefty premiums of high-risk zones. When insurance subsidies were repealed in the 2012 Biggert-Waters act, many homeowners began to feel the weight of these required flood policies. Homeowners were stuck [...]

Repetitive Loss Flood Zones: Should Subsidies Be Available?2020-01-30T05:20:04-05:00

Science Fiction Advancements: Coming To Auto Insurance Near YOU

Driverless cars, homes that operate by voice commands, Siri on your phone to text for you….and now Amazon’s Alexa to read you back your driving report and save you money on your auto insurance? Sound interesting? Well guess what? It’s happening now. In a press release from Nationwide issued via PRNewswire yesterday (July 18, 2017), [...]

Science Fiction Advancements: Coming To Auto Insurance Near YOU2020-01-30T05:20:05-05:00

Your Plan Was Going So Well. And Then, “It” Happened……..

You're making success happen. You work hard every day.  You are buying a home or plan to.  You are receiving pay increases.  You are putting money away for kids, college, and retirement.  You plan to retire comfortably one day and have a house that’s paid for, social security income, and a 401k plan paying you [...]

Your Plan Was Going So Well. And Then, “It” Happened……..2020-01-30T05:20:09-05:00

Spring Time, Pollen, And…..AAACCCHHHOOOOO!

Spring time means longer days, blooming flowers, chirping birds……and pollen. Lots and lots of pollen. If you suffer from allergies like a huge percentage of Americans, Spring can be a rough time of year. However, there are several steps you can take to ease your allergy symptoms and enjoy the Spring season! 1-) Eat honey. [...]

Spring Time, Pollen, And…..AAACCCHHHOOOOO!2020-01-30T05:20:09-05:00

The Braun Agency walks a {painful} mile in her shoes

On Friday, April 7, The Braun Agency team was proud to support the Walk a Mile in her Shoes to bring awareness to and end sexualized violence against women.  The local event was produced by the Norfolk YWCA, whose mission is to end racism and empower women.   As the website for the Walk a Mile in her [...]

The Braun Agency walks a {painful} mile in her shoes2020-01-30T05:20:09-05:00

The Secret Sauce For Easier Claims Filing! (Psstt!! YOU Need To Know This!)

Let’s play a little game. Off the top of your head, jot down a list of everything that you own in 60 seconds. You probably remembered the high-value stuff, right? The game system, sound system, TV, an antique or a special piece of jewelry. However, overall, how confident are you that you could make an [...]

The Secret Sauce For Easier Claims Filing! (Psstt!! YOU Need To Know This!)2020-01-30T05:20:10-05:00

Save a Life – Maybe Yours! Take The Pledge

Distracted Driving Kills According to the latest stats provided by The US Department of Transportation, 3,179 people were killed and 431,000 were injured in car accidents in 2014 as a result of distracted driving.  It's truly an epidemic but you don't need statistics to make you aware of the problem.  Whenever you are driving, all [...]

Save a Life – Maybe Yours! Take The Pledge2020-01-30T05:20:10-05:00