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Community Highlight - For Good Foundation Gala

At Rathbun Insurance, we understand the power of community and the pivotal role women play in shaping its future. Our commitment to fostering leadership and supporting community initiatives goes beyond insurance...

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6 Tips To Safely Enjoy Candles in Your Home

Candles are responsible for an estimated 7,400 residential fires yearly, an average of 20 home fires daily. Fires caused by candles resulted in 90 deaths and $291 million in direct property damage nationwide, according...

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Protect Your Trucking and Freight Operation

The trucking and freight industry is crucial to the economy, transporting goods from coast to coast. But a lot of liability is riding on your trucking and freight operation. Thieves stole over $31.1 million in shipments...

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Starting the New Year Safely

Every new year, you set resolutions to make yourself better, healthier, stronger, friendlier, lighter and so on. Unfortunately, these resolutions are not always realistic. We all want to do better, but we sometimes set...

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What Plumbing Mishaps Will Your Homeowners Insurance Cover?

Imagine a pipe bursts and water spreads throughout your home, damaging everything in its path. Your insurance would pay for repairs and loss of use while renovations are underway. There is one caveat, though: The cause...

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What Homeowners Should Know About a Large Loss

If your home is damaged by a fire, a flood or another disaster, you may be relieved to know it wasn't completely destroyed. But it's important to understand how your insurance coverage works. You may still be required...

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Cyber Bytes: Don’t Get Swindled by QR Code Scams

Quick response (QR) codes allow you to navigate to a website or other digital information without typing in a web address. From cashless vendors to product information to airline boarding passes, QR codes made it easier...

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Protect Your Investment: The Consequences of Underinsurance in Home Coverage

In the labyrinth of home insurance, the value of understanding and securing appropriate coverage limits cannot be overstated. A gap between the actual cost to rebuild and the insured amount can lead to devastating...

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Your Town’s Fire Rating Affects Your Home Insurance

Many factors affect your home insurance rates. Some have to do with the age, location and structure of your home. Others have to do with local crime rates, school districts and weather hazards. But there’s one factor...

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Do You Own a Recreational Drone or Plan On Purchasing a Drone This Season?

Recreational drones, sometimes called unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), are growing in popularity. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) reports that more than 506,635 drones have been registered for recreational use....

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