matthewtbullock December 22, 2016 No Comments

Wood Stove And Space Heater Safety Tips

Warm And Safe: Wood Stove & Space Heater Safety Ideas

wood stove safetyMany people use alternative heat sources as the days grow colder. Especially during mid winter, there is a rise in the use of these systems like wood stoves, space heaters and fireplaces. These can be efficient ways to save on heating bills and warm up areas of your living space that might otherwise be chillier or draftier than others. We at Snyder Insurance in the Chicago area want you to be both warm and safe in your home. So if this sounds like you, give some thought to the space heater safety tips below. They work as advice for wood stove safety and other alternative sources, too! Read more

matthewtbullock November 12, 2016 No Comments

What To Know About Renters Insurance

What Renters Insurance Is

We have seen the image countless times on the news: An apartment building going up in flames, the tenants lefts without anything but the clothes on their back, and if they are lucky their lives.  It is a sad scene that plays out far too many times. Some of the unfortunate tenants who are victims of fires like this will find at least some silver lining in the financial support they receive for their losses through renters insurance policies they had in place. Read more

matthewtbullock September 30, 2016 No Comments

What To Know About Renters Insurance

Renters Insurance: What To Look For

renters coverageWe have seen the image countless times on the news: An apartment building going up in flames, the tenants left without anything but the clothes on their back and, if they are lucky, their lives.  It is a sad scene that plays out far too many times because the tenants didn’t take out renters insurance.

Some of the unfortunate tenants who are victims of fires likes this will find at least some silver lining in the financial support they receive for their losses through insurance policies they had in place. However, a more than half of all renters do not have insurance of any kind. This is usually to either a lack of affordable plans but most often it is simply because people do not know that such a thing as renters insurance even exists or that insurance companies offer this coverage. Read more