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Heating your home safely

No matter how you choose to heat your home during the winter, a heating source can become a fire hazard if it's not properly maintained.  Here are ...

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Prevent carbon monoxide poisoning in your home

As temperatures drop, you turn on the heat to keep warm. But the increased use of heating and fuel-burning appliances in winter means a higher risk...

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Former farm kids — Today's farm insurance experts: Kevin Shock

Most people would probably consider someone who majored in agricultural studies and minored in agronomy at Iowa State University to be more than...

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Need insurance for your health club?

Your basement might have a treadmill, but somehow, it’s just not as motivating as your gym. The amenities are what members love about fitness and...

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Tick bite prevention and treatment

Summer is filled with outdoor activities. Whether you're camping, hiking, or doing some general exploring, it's important that you check for ticks....

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Spreading risk: Why keeping it local isn’t always better when it comes to risk

SECURA’s corporate headquarters aren’t far from its roots on a small family farm operated by the Bubolz family at the turn of the 20th Century. Our...