June 10, 2019

One of the most powerful tools for building a successful business is a loyal customer base that freely advocates for the services or products you provide.

Even the smallest businesses can become a giant when the word gets out that they’ll go the extra mile to build positive relationships with…

Be proactive to protect passwords on smart devices

June 03, 2019

Approximately 34 percent of U.S. consumers have been notified their data was breached during a cyber-attack, according to a survey released by the Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company (HSB).

In an age where smartphones can hold everything we need to keep our business running on a…

Consider retirement issues along with Social Security

May 27, 2019

In the last column I had a little about retirement accounts — make sure you have in place a beneficiary listed, so when you pass away your retirement accounts will automatically be available to the ones you wish to receive these funds.

This will make sure the ones you want to receive your…

Why I love to pay insurance premiums

May 20, 2019

Everyone loves paying their insurance premiums, right? Sort of like going to the dentist.

I dislike those invoices from the health, life, disability protection, auto, home and long-term care plans as much as anyone. And I am an independent insurance and investment agency owner, soon beginning my…