Check your insurance policy

Lots of rain around here lately! If you do get some flooding in your home, are you protected? If you don’t take some extra precautions, chances are you probably are not. You should always make sure you know what’s covered on your homeowner’s insurance, including flooding….

Tree down! Who’s responsible for damages?

To say that the weather hasn’t been the most cooperative as we begin our Central NY summer is an understatement! Lately, there have been some pretty hefty storms throughout Central New York. Downed trees on top of cars, house damage, flooding. Sometimes I do get calls…

You have to do the work

Throughout the week I’m asked to offer advice on several different radio shows for listeners who have questions. This past week a listener had a question about a medical provider. This couple had hired a midwife. And the midwife no-showed at the time of delivery of…

Plan for Potholes? Not so easy

On a recent road trip down route 17 to one of our offices in Binghamton, I hit one of those nasty potholes. Sometimes people joke about them because they’re everywhere, but when they’re a big like this one was, it’s no laughing matter. This one took…

Construction is a dangerous job

When I was a kid, I had a paper route. Remember when there was such a thing? I remember how grateful I was whenever one of the newspaper customers would give me a gift at Christmas or just greeted me with a morning smile. Fast forward…