Thanksgiving safety tips – from traveling to deep frying the turkey

Mary McGrathCondo Insurance, Homeowners Insurance, private client group insurance, UncategorizedLeave a Comment

Millions of people travel from near and far to spend Thanksgiving with loved ones – it’s one of the busiest travel times of the year. The holiday is also a time when people spend a lot of time in the kitchen whipping up their Thanksgiving dinner and all the trimmings – resulting in a spike of house fires claims. Whether … Read More

How to choose the perfect appraiser for your property, art, antiques, jewelry, and other valuables

Mary McGrathHomeowners Insurance

If you have highly valuable, treasured property or possessions, you may need to get them appraised for insurance purposes. Many insurance carriers will insist on accurate valuation of property, art, antiques, jewelry, and other items so they can ensure the correct level of coverage and premium payment. When you’re seeking out a good appraiser, here are some areas to consider: … Read More

Fall Cleaning and Pre-Winterization

Mary McGrathHomeowners Insurance

The leaves begin to turn and a chill appears in the air; that’s our cue to pack up the summer gear, bust out the jackets and umbrellas, and get moving on the fall cleaning. Autumn is also the time to do some critical maintenance around the house and put some efficient (and money saving) pre-winterization measures in place. With a … Read More

Auto Insurance: Why You Need a Specialty Policy for Your Collector Car

Mary McGrathAuto Insurance

Collector cars aren’t used like typical vehicles. They’re often driven less and cared for better. They don’t commute to work, but they spend weekends parked at car shows. You need a collector car auto insurance policy that meets those specific needs. Many collectors in the United States make the mistake of insuring their collector vehicles through big-name insurance companies. This … Read More

Are You Protecting Your Invaluable Collections?

Mary McGrathUncategorized

Over the years, you may have developed a knowledge and love of wine and picked up a few special bottles, which turned into a few more and, before you knew it, you had an extensive – and expensive – wine collection.  What would happen if there was a flood in your home or you experienced a power outage that impacted … Read More