Sandi’s Blog

  • This Month's Tip - Avoid Deadly Clothes Dryer Fires
    This Month’s Tip – Avoid Deadly Clothes Dryer Fires
    Avoid Deadly Clothes Dryer Fires Every year, there are nearly 14,000 residential fire losses in which the source of the fire was a clothes dryer or vent, according to the National Fire Protection Association. Dryers are the third most common...
  • Sandi Taylor Hometown Insurance - Bloomington Renter's Insurance
    Renter’s Insurance
    If you’re looking to rent an apartment, make sure looking into renters insurance is at the top of your list. Yes, your landlord has an insurance policy, but more often than not, that policy won’t cover your belongings should there...
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    A Q&A with Life Insurance Awareness Month Spokesperson Danica Patrick
    By: Erie Insurance 1. You’re a consummate—and fierce—racing professional, but everyone has to start somewhere. Do you remember your first race? It’s actually quite unforgettable. My sister and I started to race Go Karts when I was 10, and she...
  • Red Light Cameras
    Research Reveals That Red Light Cameras Save Lives
    By: Amanda Prischak | August 19, 2016 Red light cameras are becoming more and more popular since they first appeared in New York City back in the 1990s. And research confirms that this is a very good thing when it...
  • Bloomington Insurance Agent - UAV
    Does ERIE cover a UAV?
    I got a drone for the holidays. Does ERIE cover a UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle) under a homeowners or renters policies? It’s no secret that drones-a.k.a. an UAV or unmanned aerial vehicle-are exploding in popularity. The Consumer Electronics Association reports...
  • Are You Smart with Your Smartphone?
    Are You Smart with Your Smartphone?
    Great Article – thought we’d share especially if you are in crowds around the holidays  – “A Dallas insurance professional was recently mugged in broad daylight at a Dallas Area Rapid Transit station. As he was checking his iPhone for...
  • Six Questions to Ask an Insurance Agent
    Six Questions to Ask an Insurance Agent
    This is a great article – wanted to share it with everyone.   Sandi   “By: Carolyn Sennett When your life changes, your insurance often needs to change with it. Yet it’s not always clear what kind of protection you,...
  • Have a Safe Summer
    Have a Safe Summer
    Your back yard might be a fun place for the kids and the rest of the family. But is it safe? Each year, about 51,000 children are injured on backyard playground equipment alone. And thousands of others are injured or...
  • Bloomington Auto Insurance - Tips for safe winter driving
    Tips for safe winter driving
    Check your battery Check your cooling system Fill your windshield washer reservoir Check your windshield wipers and defrosters Check your floor mats. Crumpled mats can lead to pedal interference. Inspect your tires Make sure you are alert while driving Check...
  • Why You Need a Personal Umbrella Policy
    Why You Need a Personal Umbrella Policy
    Why You Need a Personal Umbrella Policy One of the most important insurance policies you can buy is the personal umbrella policy, but many people are unaware they need one. This policy provides high limits of liability to protect you...
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  • 8 Things  You Can Do To Keep Your Property Safe
    8 Things You Can Do To Keep Your Property Safe
    Furnaces should be inspected and serviced each fall by a licensed professional Clothes dryer vents should be kept clean, and gas clothes dryers should be inspected on an annual basis Smoke alarms should be inspected twice a year to ensure...