If you want to make it easy for someone to steal your car, or the valuables inside your car, then you should NOT adhere to the following tips and...
How Not to Be a Victim of Car Theft
Car theft can ruin your day. Here's a nightmare: you walk out of the house, car keys in hand, ready to head off for a round of golf, a trip to the store, a week
10 Ways to Protect Your Home from Theft
More than 1.5 million residential burglaries occur every year in the United States, according to the FBI. Thieves target electronics, jewelry and other valuables, resulting in an average dollar loss of $2,079. There are measures you can take, however, to protect your home and family – many of which are easy and free. Make sure your home is secure with our home security checklist.
How Car Thefts Affect Auto Insurance in California
There is no way to completely protect your vehicle from being stolen. While new features, such as automatic locking doors and alarm systems have led to vehicle theft to drop by 35 percent in California alone, there is still no way to completely ensure that your car never gets stolen. While the number of vehicle
10 tips to protect your family from ID theft
Did you receive one of the dreaded letters from an insurance carrier, homegoods store, bank, cable provider or other retailer, saying your information may have been compromised? Personal and financial information from more than 750 million customer accounts of just a handful of companies were compromised in recent years. And more seemingly occur every week. We’ve brought …
Eight tips to protect yourself from identiy theft
It seems that every day there is a new report of major data breaches for national companies. While you can’t stop large-scale data breaches, there are steps you can take
Top 10 Metro Areas for Car Thefts
The National Insurance Crime Bureau's (NICB) "Hot Spots" report examines vehicle theft data obtained from the National Crime Information Center (NCIC) for
How to Avoid Car Theft: Think Like a Thief
How to Avoid Car Theft: Think Like a Thief Roughly 800,000 to one million cars are stolen every year according to CNBC. With the huge influx of cars clogging the mall parking lots this time of year, it is easier for a car thief to steal your vehicle out of the lot unnoticed. You can lessen your chances of auto theft
How to protect your employees from identity theft during tax season
As human resources professionals continue to concentrate on assessing the needs of their organizations one key area to focus on is preventing the theft of sensitive personal and business information.
10 tips to protect your tax return from theft and fraud
Cyber crooks have an arsenal of tools and techniques designed to prey on unsuspecting individuals during tax season.
Relay car theft: What is it, how can you prevent it, and will your car insurance cover it?
Thieves are harnessing sophisticated technology to hack into your car’s computer, meaning they don’t even need a key-fob to start the vehicle and c...
Tips to protect taxpayers from identity theft
Tax return identity theft has reached epidemic proportions. With tax season well under way, here are tips for taxpayers to avoid becoming a victim.
5 Tips To Protect Your Car From Flood Water Damage
Thousands of cars are vulnerable to water damage every year. Water damage can ruin upholstery, cause engine problems, destroy electronic devices, and can lead to molds, rust, and horrible smelling interiors. It’s crucial that car owners protect their car from floods and water damage. Here are five tips you should know, on how to do … Continue reading "5 Tips To Protect Your Car From Flood Water Damage"
Erie Ranks Top 10 Baby Names by Car Crashes and Thefts
Parents choose baby names in all sorts of ways, from the conventional — like naming a child after a beloved relative—to the decidedly unconventional, like
How do you protect your vintage car?
Many owners keep a close eye on their prized vehicles, but there is always the risk that unscrupulous criminals could swoop in.
Vacation Tips for Protecting Your Home and Car
"If you take 15 minutes to check off each point on the IBC Top 10 list, you'll go a long way to preventing thefts and accidents...