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December 11th, 2017 by Hatherill Insurance Agency Inc.

'Tis the Season to Prevent Fires

There’s no doubt that some of the best holiday indulgences (turkey! cookies! cake!) come out of an oven, not a gift-wrapped box. But along with the many, many good things that originate in the kitchen throughout the holiday season, there’s something undesirable and all-too-common: fires. The kitchen is the most common origin for home fires and fire injuries, according to the National Fire Protection Association.... Read Article

Buyer Beware-Shopping Safety Tips for the Holidays and Beyond

With the holiday season here, you’re probably spending some serious cash to show some love to family and friends. This holiday season, the average American plans to spend $967.13, according to the National Retail Federation. This means it will be a busy time in the stores (not to mention the shipping facilities). When you have a situation where everyone’s spending more money, and add to it... Read Article

Holiday Travel with Kids

Whether you’re heading across town to Grandma’s house or across the country to visit family and friends, it’s important to be prepared if you’re traveling with kiddos. The holidays are stressful enough, so it’s important to plan ahead, be prepared and keep everyone’s spirits bright when traveling to your holiday destinations. Check out these five tips for traveling with kids during the holidays from care.com.... Read Article

Surviving Black Friday

Tips to keep you safe in and out of the store this holiday shopping season. We’ve all seen the photos and TV images of people waiting in lines and rushing into stores to get a jump start on their holiday shopping (and, of course, trying to snag a good deal!) We’ve pulled together some tips to keep in mind when you’re waiting in line, searching... Read Article

Top Holiday Pet Safety Tips

The holidays are an exciting time of year full of get togethers, gifts and delicious food. While we’re focused on a season full of parties and fun times, a pet might think differently. Extra noise and visitors can leave pets feeling stressed. As we keep holiday and winter tips in mind for people, there are holiday and winter tips for our furry friends, too. Here’s... Read Article