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Going Away to College Checklist (for Parents!)

Written By Charlotte Insurance on August 16, 2019. It has 0 comments.

a group of students who need to review their college checklists

The end of summer is almost here, and that means your baby is about to head off to college. While they’re trying to figure out what to pack and what to leave at home, you’re probably thinking of the logistics of having them away from home for most of the year. To help you stay […]

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Keeping Your Kids Busy (or Not!) Over the Summer Without Breaking the Bank

Written By Charlotte Insurance on August 14, 2019. It has 0 comments.

a child playing on a slip and slide

We never appreciate our kids’ teachers more than after we’ve heard, “I’m bored!” for the millionth time during summer break. And that’s usually in the first week! You don’t need a lot of money or time to keep your kids busy this summer. And sometimes you don’t need to keep them busy at all. Here […]

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The Gig Economy and Your Auto Insurance

Written By Charlotte Insurance on August 12, 2019. It has 0 comments.

a gig worker in need of the right auto insurance policy

By 2020, it’s estimated that 40 percent of Americans will have a side hustle. Whether you’re delivering food for Postmates, driving for Uber, or delivering groceries on the side, the gig economy is shaking things up for businesses and for the people who work those jobs.  One question that comes up over and over again […]

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Getting the Most Out of Charlotte Summers

Written By Charlotte Insurance on August 8, 2019. It has 0 comments.

person playing golf during a summer in Charlotte, NC

It’s impossible to let the summer heat get you down when you live in or around Charlotte. There’s simply too much to do right now. Whether you prefer to stay inside and beat the heat or get outdoors and enjoy the fun, there’s plenty to do!  Improve Your Golf Game Hit the links early in […]

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Safely Beat the Heat This Summer

Written By Charlotte Insurance on August 6, 2019. It has 0 comments.

an ice cream cone melting - a great way to keep cool during the heat of the summer.

From the general summer heat to the extreme temperatures we’ve all experienced the past few summers, staying safe in the heat is more important than ever. Whether you’re spending time outdoors having fun or you’re working outside, here’s what you need to know to keep yourself and your family safe. Keep Cool Easier said than […]

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Protecting Your Home While You’re Away

Written By Charlotte Insurance on July 30, 2019. It has 0 comments.

a burglar breaking ijnto a home while the family is on vacation

The summer months are a great time for a family getaway, whether you’re headed across North Carolina or across the country. While you’re gone, your home is vulnerable to emergencies, natural disasters, and dishonest people. Before you head out of town, make sure you’ve done everything you can to protect your home.  Keep Your Maintenance […]

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6 Things You Need to Know About Boat Insurance

Written By Charlotte Insurance on July 25, 2019. It has 0 comments.

a boat insured with a charlotte boat insurance policy

Every time you look at your boat, you imagine being out on the water again. The wind and spray in your face. The open water in front of you. It’s fun in the sun, but there are always risks when you head out, too. Before you take your boat out again, make sure you’re covered […]

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Getting the Most Out of Charlotte Summers

Written By Charlotte Insurance on July 19, 2019. It has 0 comments.

Charlotte, NC summers

It’s impossible to let the summer heat get you down when you live in or around Charlotte. There’s simply too much to do right now. Whether you prefer to stay inside and beat the heat or get outdoors and enjoy the fun, there’s plenty to do!  Improve Your Golf Game Hit the links early in […]

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6 Safety Tips for Grilling Season

Written By Charlotte Insurance on July 12, 2019. It has 0 comments.

a grill belonging to someone who followed common grilling safety tips

Nothing says “summer” quite like an outdoor barbecue. Are you ready to fire up the grill? Before you break out the charcoal or propane, let’s review some safety tips. First, some interesting grilling facts from the National Fire Prevention Association: 70 percent of Americans own a grill, and 64 percent of these are gas grills. […]

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9 Ways to Keep Your Home Cool This Summer

Written By Charlotte Insurance on July 11, 2019. It has 0 comments.

an ice cream cold melting - one of the ways that you can keep cool in NC

With the summer heat more brutal than ever before, your home is often a haven of cool air and comfort. But keeping your home cool uses a lot of energy and increases your electric bill, too. Here are nine ways to keep your home cooler this summer without wasting energy or money. Change your HVAC […]

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