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10 Safety Tips For When You’re Riding With Uber

If we didn’t have access to a car, calling a taxi service is what we used to do. While we still have that option, times have certainly changed. Using rideshare services such as Uber and Lyft seem like common practice nowadays. While these services have made getting from place to place easier, have you ever wondered about the risks? Before someone drives for Uber, the company does put them through a screening process. But, there are also several steps you can take to ensure your safety while using the service.

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How Does a DUI Affect My Insurance?

How long does a DUI stay on my driving record?

Typically, a DUI will remain on your driving record for three to five years, depending on your state. Please keep in mind that a driving record is very different from a criminal record. A DUI could potentially stay on your criminal record for life. It is a very serious violation and should never be taken lightly.

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Fireplace Safety Tips

As temperatures drop, nothing makes us feel warm and cozy quite like a log in the fireplace with our family gathered closely around us. As we appreciate the comfort and warmth that a fireplace can provide for us, it is important to remember that playing with or close to a lit fire is dangerous for children. Please follow these helpful safety tips to ensure that your loved ones may enjoy time with family.

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How to Prepare Your Home for the First Freeze of the Season

Inspect the Exterior Walls of Your Home for Holes

Even the tiniest holes where cables and wires enter your home can allow cold and freezing air in. Use insulation to provide a protective covering to patch any holes. Seal off any cracks or wear in your windows and doors with new weather stripping or caulk.

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