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Sleepiest workers make sloppiest drivers

People with irregular work hours and work-related exhaustion and stress are among the nation’s worst drivers, according to the Chicago Tribune, reporting on a recent insurance industry study. Namely, bartenders, ticket sales representatives and journalists are the worst, while postmasters

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Top 5 Contractor Scams (and How to Avoid Them)

What contractors say when they’re about to cheat you. “Well, he seemed legit” is what many homeowners end up saying after realizing they’re out the $1,500 they handed over “for materials” and stuck with a job barely done. While most

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Another Star

Thank you to our loyal community for coming together to honor us with another star! We at the Saltmarsh Insurance Agency are humbled and grateful to our customers and to the community who have voted for us to win the

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Here’s What Homebuyers and Sellers Can Expect if the Fed Lowers Rates

Lower mortgage rates tend to push up housing demand and prices. A weakened stock market and looming economic fallout from trade wars have led many to expect that the Fed will lower interest rates this year. If the rate cuts come,

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Roofing Inspection Checklist to Get Ahead of Problems

A regular roof inspection can head off expensive repairs. A roof inspection is one of those preventative maintenance jobs that’s easy to overlook. Don’t. Add a once-a-year reminder on your calendar to go out on a warm day and address

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Ford Issue Three Recalls

Earlier this week, Ford Issued a safety recall on about 1.5 million vehicles. Ford is issued three recalls covering about 1.5 million Ford and Lincoln vehicles, citing an unintended downshift to first gear in certain F-150 pickups that’s caused at

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Aging (and Thriving) in Place: Manufactured Housing & Baby Boomers

News flash: Almost one out of every five Americans will be over the age of 65 by the year 2030. (Yes, really.) And while Baby Boomers might be greying, they’re still as active (or even more so!) than their kids

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Home Buying in 2019

You are about to embark on one of the most amazing and rewarding experiences that can ever come from spending money: buying a home. If you are buying a home in 2019, you should know that the entire process is

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Holiday Safety Tips

The holiday season is here! No matter if you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa or all three, we’re excited to share in the holiday spirit. It’s easy to get caught up in the festivities, and while you’re busy decorating the house,

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Leftovers and Food Safety

Often when we cook at home or eat in a restaurant, we have leftovers. Especially this time of the year. To ensure that leftovers are safe to eat, make sure the food is cooked to a safe temperature and refrigerate

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