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7 Driving Habits That Are Bad for Your Car

No matter how safe you are behind the wheel, you’ve probably done things like: Shift into drive while the car is still rolling backward. Ride the brakes on steep hills. Roll into the gas station on empty. Guilty? If so,...

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Winter 2017 Newsletter

Click here to read our Winter 2017 newsletter! In our Customer Spotlights, there are interesting stories about Melodyland Restaurant and Baker-Miller Lumber Company. Please take this opportunity to check out our...

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Taking Stock in the New Year

I believe that the beginning of a new year is a great time to reflect on the past and take stock of the present so we can better prepare for the future. We should consider those aspects of our lives that could be...

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Which Home Alarms Do You Need?

Technology has made home alarms of all kinds — from security to smoke, radon or carbon monoxide — more accessible than ever. Many of them can be configured to work together, and some even alert you to trouble through...

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Burglary Prevention: Should You Leave the Lights On?

It seems like a no-brainer to leave the lights on outside your home to deter burglars while you’re away (or even while you’re asleep). But does that really work? Or is it just a waste of electricity — particularly this...

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Fall 2016 Newsletter

Click here to read our Fall 2016 newsletter! In our Customer Spotlights, there are interesting stories about Robbins Vending and The Antlers Restaurant. Please take this opportunity to check out our newsletter, our...

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Summer 2016 Newsletter

Click here to read our Summer 2016 newsletter! There are links in the newsletter to our FB, LinkedIn, and Yelp page, as well as Marathon Boat Company, X101 Always Classic Radio, and B&W Supply in Ithaca. Please take...

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What Should Go in Your Home Safe (or Safe-Deposit Box)?

Summer is around the corner and the sun is out! This means it’s time to clear the cobwebs, organize the closets and so forth. Basically, everything you didn't do in early Spring when it was cold out. While you’re...

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The Type of Fire Extinguisher Every Home Should Have

A fire is a fire, and a fire extinguisher is a fire extinguisher, right? Well, not quite. There are actually different types of fires and different types of extinguishers that respond best to each one. So, which is...

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Navigate Rainy Roadways With Care

It’s just rain — how much impact can it really have on your driving?The answer: a lot. You’re likely to experience lower visibility, reduced traction and increased difficulty in handling your car both during and after a...

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