• Camping in Texas: 5 must-see campgrounds in the Lone Star State!

    May 3, 2021, 17:15 PM by Geoffrey Ullrich
    From mountains and rivers to shady pine groves and everything in between, camping in Texas offers no shortage of amazing sites! If you're looking for a great place to pitch a tent and enjoy the great outdoors, check out our list of the top 5 places to camp in Texas!
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  • How to protect your car from hail this spring

    Apr 23, 2021, 16:14 PM by Geoffrey Ullrich
    Without a garage, hailstones can be hard to defend against. However, a little protection can often be the difference between a few dings and a totalled vehicle. Today, we'll cover a few tips and tricks to help you bolster your hail defenses - read on!
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  • Standing vs. Sitting: Is standing actually better than sitting?

    Apr 8, 2021, 14:15 PM by Geoffrey Ullrich
    Standing desks offer an alternative to sitting all day. Still, some research suggests that standing is not necessarily the answer to the health issues brought on by sitting for prolonged periods of time. Is standing really better than sitting? Are there noticeable differences from a health perspective? Let's see what the science says...
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  • Rental reimbursement coverage: When will my insurance pay for a rental car?

    Mar 26, 2021, 17:05 PM by Geoffrey Ullrich
    If your vehicle is stuck in the shop after an accident, rental reimbursement coverage can help cover the cost of a rental. But how does it work, exactly? More importantly, when does rental reimbursement coverage kick in? Today, we'll take a look at this optional addition to your auto insurance policy, so read on!
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  • Understanding umbrella: What's the difference between farm and personal umbrella insurance?

    Mar 19, 2021, 16:41 PM by Geoffrey Ullrich
    When it comes to liability insurance, finding the right coverage is important, but that doesn't always mean it's easy. That's why today, we're taking a look at the difference between farm umbrella insurance, personal umbrella insurance, and their respective underlying coverages. Read on!
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  • Everything you need to know about agritourism and agritainment

    Mar 11, 2021, 13:50 PM by Geoffrey Ullrich
    Agritourism and agritainment are industries with roots in farm tours and demonstrations, but have since grown to include a wide variety of fun and educational ways to get the family out of the house - and out of the city. Read on today as we explore how farmers and ranchers are innovating new and exciting ways to put their land to work!
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  • Umbrella insurance: 15 of the most common questions answered!

    Mar 2, 2021, 16:01 PM by Geoffrey Ullrich
    Researching insurance can be challenging! As you read through options and policy details, you can often think of another question for every answer you find. That's why we've answered 15 of the most common umbrella insurance questions - read on!
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  • 2021 Texas Bluebonnet Roadmap

    Feb 26, 2021, 15:00 PM by Geoffrey Ullrich
    Whether you’re traveling through Texas, or just interested in experiencing the picturesque scenery, here is a glimpse into a few of our favorite stops on a Texas roadmap that you won’t soon forget.
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  • Avoiding insurance scams after a disaster

    Feb 22, 2021, 16:30 PM by Geoffrey Ullrich
    Dealing with the fallout of a scam is the last thing you need when you're already handling damages after a disaster. To help you avoid such a scenario, we've put together this guide with common scams to look out for.
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  • 19 tips to help you prepare for a polar vortex in Texas

    Feb 12, 2021, 08:57 AM by Geoffrey Ullrich
    How can us warm-blooded Texans prepare for this arctic event? How do we prepare our homes, ourselves, and our families? What is a polar vortex, anyway? Bundle up and read on as we share 19 tips to help you prepare or a polar vortex in Texas!
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  • Roadside assistance coverage: What does it cover and how does it work?

    Feb 5, 2021, 13:17 PM by Geoffrey Ullrich
    Got a flat tire? A dead battery? Maybe your vehicle just stopped and you don't know why! Whatever the case may be, if you find yourself stranded on the side of the road, it's always helpful to have roadside assistance. But what does roadside assistance cover, exactly? How does it work? Is it worth it? Read on as today we answer these questions and more!
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  • How to fix a flat tire: What to do if you have a flat and NO spare

    Jan 29, 2021, 12:18 PM by Geoffrey Ullrich
    What do you do when you open the trunk and find that your spare is flat, too? No matter what situation you may find yourself in, it's never a bad idea to have another trick up your sleeve; another way to fix a flat tire when a spare isn't available. Fortunately, there are two methods that are simple, cheap, and effective. Read on as we show you what to do if you have a flat and no spare!
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  • How to change a flat tire in four simple steps

    Jan 22, 2021, 16:52 PM by Geoffrey Ullrich
    If you've ever heard that fateful "POP!" while driving, followed by the tell-tale sound of flapping rubber, then you likely know the headache that comes along with a flat tire. But changing a tire doesn't have to be a daunting task! Read on as we show you how to change a flat tire in four simple steps, and with a little practice, you'll be a pro.
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  • 10 common car noises that could mean trouble!

    Jan 20, 2021, 11:18 AM by Geoffrey Ullrich
    To the untrained ear, automotive sounds can become background noise until something out of the ordinary catches our attention. But while comprehending this automotive language can be difficult, it's important to listen when your car speaks! Read on as we translate these 10 common car noises that could mean trouble!
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  • What to do if your car breaks down: Follow these 4 critical steps!

    Jan 15, 2021, 09:31 AM by Geoffrey Ullrich
    When your vehicle fails while you're driving, a hassle can quickly become dangerous if you don't act quickly. So what should you do if your car breaks down? What steps can you follow to prevent a bad situation from becoming worse? If you find yourself in a failing vehicle on the road, remember and follow these four critical steps.
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  • What is a defensive driving course?

    Jan 8, 2021, 16:53 PM by Geoffrey Ullrich
    Defensive driving classes can provide even the most seasoned drivers with helpful tips to keep them out of harm's way. But what do these classes entail? How do you know if you're eligible? What is a defensive driving course, anyway? We'll answer these questions and more, so read on!
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  • How to tell when you need new brakes: Common warning signs to look and listen for

    Jan 6, 2021, 16:32 PM by Geoffrey Ullrich
    How can you tell when you need new brakes? Fortunately, old brakes don't stay silent for long and there are a number of common warning signs you can learn to look and listen for. Today, we'll show you how to pick up on the signals your brakes are giving you - read on!
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  • Driving at night: 10 safety tips for nighttime navigation

    Dec 28, 2020, 08:00 AM by Geoffrey Ullrich
    In the best of circumstances, driving can be a dangerous venture. Without the light of day, driving becomes an even more challenging task, but that doesn't mean you can't do it safely. If you have to hit the road after the sun sets, be sure to follow these 10 safety tips for driving at night!
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  • How to make a roadside emergency kit for the Texas winter

    Dec 21, 2020, 12:01 PM by Geoffrey Ullrich
    Having a roadside emergency kit can turn a disaster into a manageable situation. However, the severity of the seasonal weather where you live can have an impact on the tools you need in your kit. That's why today, we'll show you how to make a roadside emergency kit for the Texas winter!
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  • What are passive restraints? How do they keep you safe during collisions?

    Dec 18, 2020, 17:03 PM by Geoffrey Ullrich
    While that collision avoidance technology has undoubtedly made driving safer, accidents do still happen. Fortunately, when designing the safest possible vehicles, manufacturers didn't stop there; they created passive restraints to protect you and your passengers during a collision. But what are passive restraints and how do they work? Read on!
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