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What is Service Line Coverage?

        In the last year or so many insurance companies have added a new endorsement available on their homeowners policies called Service Line Coverage.  What is this new coverage and why do you need it? Service line

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Read Across America Day: Encourage Reading and Honor Dr. Seuss

Wisconsin and Illinois parents, March 2 is Read Across America Day! We here at the Michelle Fonk Insurance Agency believe there are so many reasons to encourage children to read. First of all, it’s fun! It’s also an activity that

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Five ways to get your car stolen

Most people would say their car is one of the most valuable assets they own — if not the most valuable. Despite that, however, some people make it downright easy for thieves to drive off in their pride and joy.

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Distracted Driving

Avoiding distractions while driving could save your life You’ve seen them on the roads; you might even know a few of them.  And you could be one yourself. Distracted drivers in come in all shapes, sizes, ages and experience levels.

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Valentine’s Day Jewelry!

Have some new jewelry in the house? Protect it! Ah, Valentine’s Day is near, and love is in the air. Well, love and a few other things, such as chocolates, romantic dinners, candy hearts that say “Be Mine” – and,

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Insurance Savings

Making Smart Savings Choices In today’s unsettled economy, many people are looking for ways to stretch their money—but sometimes this includes altering insurance coverages to dangerously low levels or eliminating coverage entirely. If you’re thinking about changing your coverage to

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Home Inventory

Why a Home Inventory Is Important Let’s try a little exercise: Can you list everything you own from memory? Didn’t think so. The fact is most people own more things than they realize. It’s easy to remember the cars, the

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Should You Be Worried About Your Appliance Hoses?

Hoses There’s a ticking time bomb in your  house right now, waiting to strike when you least expect it. In fact, there might even be more than one. And each can cause thousands and thousands of dollars in damage. We

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Cold weather is coming!

Cold weather is coming! Take steps now to prevent frozen pipes in your home It’s about to get very cold outside! Freezing temperatures can lead to frozen pipes and water damage in your home. Fortunately, there are several steps you

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Holiday Home Security

Make home safety a priority while you’re away for the holidays The holidays can be a great time to get out of town to visit family you rarely get to see, hit the slopes or flee to the beach. Regardless

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