Category Archives: Helpful Tips

6 Mistakes in Business Continuation Planning

By Nick Elbert Life insurance can be an important part of preparing a business for the future. Most business owners know they need one; however, I still meet with business owners weekly who do not have a formal business continuation … Continue reading

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Common Myths About Life Insurance

September is National Life Insurance Awareness Month, and to celebrate, we wanted to present you with some all-too-common myths we hear from people. According to Life Happens, a nonprofit organization created to educate the public about important insurance planning topics, … Continue reading

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Hints for Commercial Property Owners

Losses that occur on your property may affect your livelihood and that of your tenants, your insurance rates and your eligibility. Without the proper controls in place, you might become responsible for injuries or damages that you did not cause. … Continue reading

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Classic Car Insurance vs. Regular Auto Insurance – There’s a Difference!

A classic car is more than just a way to get around. Classic cars are unique in every way, so it’s important to have the right coverage to protect your investment. Lang Insurance will help you customize a policy to … Continue reading

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Cyber Criminals and Your Business

These days, we typically hear about big businesses who fall victim to data breaches, but smaller businesses are just as likely to be hit with a cyber attack. When a small business is the target of an online criminal, they … Continue reading

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Five Things to Know About Hail Damage and Insurance Coverage

Hail damage causes extensive property damage throughout the United States each year, according to the National Severe Storms Laboratory. Whether it’s dinged up paint jobs, leaky roofs, broken windows or dents in the hood of your vehicle, hailstorms are costly. … Continue reading

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Watch Out For These Winter Dangers That Could Impact Your Family

Although we have had a mild winter (for the most part), we still have a couple more months of potential snow, ice and freezing temperatures around the St. Louis and St. Charles area. Preparation is key to avoiding winter-related injuries … Continue reading

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Five Ways to Fight the Flu

It’s beginning to look a lot like … flu season! The winter flu falls at one of the most exciting times of the year. To avoid missing out on holiday fun, follow these tips: Get the flu vaccine. It’s the … Continue reading

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Business Continuation Plans For Unforeseen Events

When it comes to business continuation planning, the phrase “you can either fail to plan or plan to fail” definitely applies. As a business owner in and around the St. Louis area, you may have created a formal business plan … Continue reading

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Winterize Your Home This Fall

Now that fall has fully set in, it is the perfect time to begin thinking about winterizing your home. With cooling temperatures, you might not want to wait much longer and reduce your chance of damages. Reducing damages reduces your … Continue reading

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