By Denise Koslowsky Water is your home’s #1 enemy. It flows wherever it wants to flow leaving thousands of dollars of damage in its wake. In fact, water is 10 times more likely to result in a home insurance claim than fire. The losses created by a burst pipe are devastating but even a small ..
A secondary home that provides a place for your family to get away is often a dream come true. Unfortunately, because a home that you don’t live in year round is more vulnerable than your primary residence, that dream home can incur substantial damage. While both fire and water pose a threat to your ..
By Denise Koslowsky Advocate Brokerage has been specializing in the needs of affluent individuals for as long as I can remember. A preponderance of our clients live in beautiful homes and drive luxury cars. To be clear, the staff at Advocate Brokerage is not snobbish, and our clients span the socio-economic spectrum from post graduates ..
You pick up your mail one day and see a bill from an out of state hospital. It is in your name and is charging you for medical procedures that you never had. Confused, you call the hospital and they explain, you were in on a specific date and had surgery. They request that you ..
Anyone is susceptible to identity theft but, there is one group in particular that is a frequent target: Senior Citizens. Every year, over 35% of identity theft claims come from those age 50 and over. Even worse, 11% of those over 65 have had their financial information stolen. Why target seniors? Seniors are often targets ..
Prepping for hurricane season is more than just getting your prep kit together and making sure your family and home are safe when the storm hits. Before all of this happens, there’s one important detail we don’t want you to forget: your insurance. Here are a few pre-storm tips on what you should do insurance-wise ..