Author: Bright Insurance

 

Poolside Safety Tips for Safe and Fun Summer

  Summer is here, and for many of us, that means school is out. Suddenly, we have a lot of hours to fill with our children, grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Trips to the beach, local swimming pools and our own backyard pools are a great way to enjoy the beautiful weather, but also pose a […]
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Real ID: What You Need to Do to Update Your License

Many of you are aware that Massachusetts is slowly implementing a real ID system through the Registry of motor vehicles. This will affect new and old drivers alike. In order to help make the transition smoother the registry has provided a list of documents needed to obtain your Real Id. The first time you get […]

Long-term Care: Insurance For the Living

    Most of us know that life insurance covers us after we die but offers little protection to us as we age. These policies help our families cover expenses when we are not around but do not protect our families as our needs and physical capabilities change. Something you may be less familiar with […]

Scam alert: Know How to Spot a Phone Call Scam and When to Hang Up

    Most of us have gotten a scam phone call at one time or another. Some calls are easy to identify, you entered a contest you never heard about and won a prize that’s too good to be true. Scam. Other calls may not be as easy to identify. The person on the phone […]

They’re Back! Why You Should Be on the Look out for Ticks, even in March

    Heading outside for a hike? Don’t forget to check for ticks! Ticks, in March!? Absolutely. Generally speaking ticks stay dormant in temperatures below 35 degree but with the winter that we have been having there have been plenty of warm days that could bring ticks out in search of food. Deer ticks especially […]
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Home Prices on the Rise In Milford : How the economy impacts your Home Owners Insurance

    If you’ve been keeping an eye on the real estate market at all over the last few months you know that prices have skyrocketed. Inventory is low and demand is high which is has caused home prices and values to rise significantly. Even if you aren’t in the market for a home you […]

Close before you doze: The simple fire safety tip that could save your life.

    Some of us do it naturally, and some of us might have to train ourselves to do it, but all of us should be doing one thing at night before we go to bed, closing our door. Nationally, and here locally in Milford there have been countless fires that have destroyed homes and […]

Unfair Practices: Why It Pays To Know Who You Are Insuring With

    Who of us doesn’t love a bargain? Maybe in the New Year one of your resolutions was to save money. You may be thinking of shopping around your services like phone, cable, and insurance, to see if you can save some money. Before you sign up with that online insurance company that is […]

Cold Weather Warnings: Keeping your Pipes Warm During Frigid Temperatures

  Cold temperatures are here to stay for the next couple months. With temperatures in the teens and even lower, the likelihood of frozen pipes increases greatly. Here are some tips for keeping your home—and your pipes—warm this winter. •Make sure everyone in your house knows where to find the main water shut off valve, […]

Avoid Griswold-like Disasters This Holiday Season

  I don’t know about you but Christmas is one of our favorite times of year, especially when the Christmas tree is up and the neighborhood is full of lights. Here are some tips to keep you and your family safe while decorating the inside, and outside of your house this holiday season. -Pick your […]