Sparks Insurance, Inc. Blog: 8_2017
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Tuesday, August 29, 2017 The United States Census Bureau pegs the number of Americans with health insurance at 90.9 percent according to their most recent statistics. According to the same set of numbers, over half of the majority with coverage (55.7 percent) got it from an employer. READ MORE >>
Monday, August 28, 2017 Appliances are all around our home, but we don’t often recognize their potential safety hazards. Fortunately, you don’t have to rely on professional inspections or go off the grid to keep your home and family safe. READ MORE >>
Thursday, August 24, 2017 Depending on an employee's line of work, they typically aren't too concerned for their safety while they're on the job. But that doesn't mean the risk of an accident isn't lurking around the corner waiting to strike. Being prepared is the name of the game, and no two businesses are alike. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, August 23, 2017 When you think of home security, you probably imagine expensive, intricate systems that cost more than you’re willing to shell out—especially after buying a new home. But that’s not always the case. Good home security doesn’t require a pricey, state-of-the-art system. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 It won’t be long before the weather gets iffy, if that time hasn’t already arrived. Driving safely during the fall months requires more than just cautious driver behavior. Your car also needs some attention. Here are 10 practical tips to help get your car ready for fall. READ MORE >>
Friday, August 18, 2017
Sadly, we can all relate to that dreaded pounding feeling after hitting that one pothole we always try to avoid in our neighborhood. Potholes are car killers.
According to Firestone Auto Care, hitting a pothole can cause expensive damage to your tires, wheel rims and suspension; cause prematu... READ MORE >>
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 A total solar eclipse. Photo by M. Druckmüller, NASA. On Monday, August 21, 2017, millions of people across the U.S. will get to see one of nature’s most awe-inspiring sights -- a total solar eclipse. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 The United States will experience its first coast-to-coast total solar eclipse since 1918, on Monday, August 21. An estimated 500 million people across North America will be impacted as the moon passes between the sun and Earth in the 70-mile wide path of the total eclipse. Path of totality READ MORE >>
Monday, August 14, 2017 Among the worst things any motorcycle rider can discover is that his or her bike has been stolen. The sense of loss and violation after such an event can be profound. You can reduce your odds of motorcycle theft by taking some simple steps to secure your motorcycle. Why steal my ride? READ MORE >>
Monday, August 7, 2017 Summer is winding down. GET COOKING. WHAT'S IN SEASON: SO MANY DELICIOUS THINGS! Obviously, last-chance summer berries are the perfect excuse to eat dessert twice a day. Also, to drink sangria on the regular. READ MORE >>