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Fall Maintenance Checklist: 2021 Edition

Written By Charlotte Insurance on October 19, 2021. It has 0 comments.

a person cleaning their gutters as part of their fall maintenance checklist

Regular home maintenance helps take care of your property and helps prevent unnecessary expenses later. It also helps avoid damage that could lead to big insurance claims. Now that fall has arrived, here’s what you need to do around your home to protect and take care of it. Snake out the drains around your home […]

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Planning a Haunted House? Make Sure You’re Protected

Written By Charlotte Insurance on October 14, 2021. It has 0 comments.

haunted house in need of insurance

You’ve always wanted to have a haunted house during spooky season, and now you’ve done it. The costumes, props, and scares are mapped out, and you’re ready to open your doors and horrify your neighbors. Before you do, make sure you’ve protected your guests and yourself from the hazards of running a haunted house. Here’s […]

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How to Properly Vet a Contractor

Written By Charlotte Insurance on September 28, 2021. It has 0 comments.

a home in the middle of being renovated by someone who took the time to vet their contractor

You’re finally ready for a big home improvement project and know you want to hire a contractor to get the job done. This is a big financial investment and will impact your home and your life. It’s important to hire the right person. Here’s how to vet a contractor so you hire the best person […]

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Auto and Renters Insurance for Your College Student

Written By Charlotte Insurance on September 22, 2021. It has 0 comments.

2 Charlotte college students in need of auto insurance and renters insurance

College is a big step in the lives of your children — and in your life. You’ve spent their entire life protecting them, and now you have to let them go off without you. With the right insurance coverage, you can keep protecting them every day — at least until they graduate. Here’s what you […]

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How Does an Electric Vehicle Impact Your Insurance Rates?

Written By Charlotte Insurance on September 16, 2021. It has 0 comments.

an electric vehicle being charged

You want to drive an electric vehicle because you care about the environment. These days, electric models can drive further and are more affordable than in the past. Plus, charging stations are popping up all over the place. For those who want to decrease dependence on fossil fuels and get away from combustion engines, electric […]

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How to Use a Generator Safely

Written By Charlotte Insurance on September 14, 2021. It has 0 comments.

a generator being used safely in Charlotte, NC

After a storm, when the power is out, especially in summer, your home gets miserable fast. No cold A/C. Spoiled food. And no one can charge a phone or turn on a light. That’s why generators are growing in popularity with many homeowners. Once the power goes out, you can at least have a little […]

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Back to School: Setting Your Students Up for Success

Written By Charlotte Insurance on September 7, 2021. It has 0 comments.

No matter what school looks like for your child this year, it’s nothing like any of us hoped it would be. From masking guidelines to social distancing, a lot has changed in the past couple of years. For students going back to school, there’s a lot of excitement but also stress, even in a typical […]

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Celebrating the End of Summer: Labor Day 2021

Written By Charlotte Insurance on September 3, 2021. It has 0 comments.

labor day decorations

Summer is drawing to a close, and there’s no better way to celebrate than spending time with family and friends this Labor Day weekend. Not sure what to do or where to go? There are several events to choose from in and around the Charlotte area all weekend long. Labor Day Celebration This Labor Day […]

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Does Renters Insurance Cover Theft?

Written By Charlotte Insurance on August 26, 2021. It has 0 comments.

an apartment that was a victim of theft and covered by renters insurance

Ever gotten into your car and realized your stuff is gone? Walked into your apartment and found a gaping hole where your TV or computer should be? Did someone walk off with your laptop in a coffee shop? Theft can be overwhelming from a personal security standpoint and financially devastating when you need to replace […]

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Protect Your Small Business From Ransomware Attacks

Written By Charlotte Insurance on August 24, 2021. It has 0 comments.

a computer screen with a ransomware attack on the screen

In July, one ransomware attack on a software company impacted as many as 1500 businesses. The company shut down the attack within an hour after it happened. If they hadn’t, the attack could have impacted tens of thousands of small businesses. Ransomware attacks are on the rise and 71 percent of the victims are small […]

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