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4 Ways to Help All Children Have a Great School Year

It's back-to-school time, and, if you have school-age children, your household is likely bustling with activity and filling up with books and backpacks. There are other households and school districts in your community,...

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All shook up for Earthquake Coverage

Earthquakes are unpredictable, but given the geologic settings in the Southeast, the United States Geological Survey estimates strong magnitude earthquakes are a possibility. Many homeowner policies do not cover...

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6 Home Repairs NOT to Avoid

6 house repairs to tackle: The price of neglect In this economy, you may be tempted to delay or even skip minor home maintenance repairs, cleaning jobs and inspections in your home. But don't be penny-wise and dollar-...

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Keep Cool While Keeping Your Energy Costs Down

Two thirds of households in America have air conditioners, according to the U.S. Department of Energy — and they spend a total of $11 billion each year running them. Our guess is that most of those households (which may...

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Lawn Mower Safety

Lawn mowers are a common piece of equipment in many homes, but these machines can be dangerous. Following a few simple guidelines can help ensure your safety. Spokespersons: Dr. Till Jolley, Emergency Room Physician; Dr....

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Tips for a Safe Fourth of July — From Food to Fireworks

Memorial Day might be the unofficial start of summer, but Independence Day is when the season truly kicks into high gear. July 4 is a holiday that has something for everyone, whether you like to host (or attend)...

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Proper Home Maintenance: Preventing Losses

Properly maintaining your home is an important responsibility and will save you money through the years. Homeowners insurance does not cover you for "everyday mishaps" that you could have prevented. Find out ways to...

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Be a Responsible Dog Owner

Dogs may be man's best friend, but as an owner you are liable if your pet bites or attacks another person or animal. A well-trained dog is the best way of protecting yourself, and those around you. Spokespersons: Chuch...

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Protect Your Home Against Mold

Mold comes in thousands of varieties and can thrive in a damp home. Learn the basics of protecting yourself from this microscopic home invader. Contact Southern Insurance Associates at 706-996-8788 or Info [at]...

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Georgia Hurricane Insurance: Fact File

JULY 2014 - Four of the ten most costly hurricanes to hit the United States caused insured property damage in Georgia: Hurricane Katrina in 2005; Hurricane Ivan in 2004, Hurricane Hugo in 1989, and Hurricane Frances in...

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