Why You Need to Think About Cybersecurity

By: Edward L. Blais, JD, CIC, CPIA Cyberattacks aren’t just something big business and government agencies have to worry about. They are also a major threat to individuals and homeowners.   So much so that it is becoming common for preferred insurance carriers to...

If You Have a Side Gig, You May Need Extra Insurance

By: Edward L. Blais, JD, CIC, CPIA In today’s economy, having an extra gig, like working for an Uber on weekends or renting out a garage apartment on Airbnb, can be an attractive way to get some extra cash quickly and conveniently.  Most gig workers either sell a...

Don’t Do This If a Candle Starts a Fire

By: Edward L. Blais, JD, CIC, CPIA Imagine your curtains start to catch fire from a nearby candle. What do you do?  You’d probably race to the kitchen, fill up a cup with water, and throw it on the fire. And you’d be wrong.  A small candle fire may seem like...