Our Love Affair with Small Business Saturday

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We’re really into celebrating national holidays here at AIS, especially when they help our customers. We proudly insure a great number of small businesses, and we’ll surely be out shopping on the Saturday after Thanksgiving to support them. History of

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Roll the Dice! It’s National Play Monopoly Day

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That special time of year has come around again: Thursday, November 19 is National Play Monopoly Day! In advance of some solid family time this Thanksgiving, pull out your dusty board game and reinvest in a worldwide tradition that spans

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Insurance for body parts? See which celebrities have it!

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 Want to insure your arm? Your legs? What about your girth? If so, you aren’t the first. We’ve seen celebrities and athletes insure their bodies since the early 1900s. All for the publicity and fanfare? Not always—but is any human

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Heard of Mischief Night? (PS. It’s Tonight!)


This year, Halloween falls on a Saturday night. How perfect for hours of costume prep before skipping door-to-door for candy. Therefore, it takes no Mayan calendar expert to realize that the night before Halloween is a Friday—which actually means very

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Record Rainfall Devastates South Carolina Homes, and Most Residents Don’t Have Flood Insurance


People are calling it “the thousand-year flood.” The rainfall that hit South Carolina earlier this month set records all over the state, as Hurricane Joaquin flooded entire towns and wreaked incredible damage to homes, cars and businesses. According to The

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Tips for a Tailgate Party


Tailgating gained popularity in the US, especially during sporting events, festivals, and concerts. Even though it might sound ridiculously simple to plan a party around a tailgate, it is assuredly not so. Without proper planning it could be a disaster.

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Fall Travel Tips


There’s no time of year like the fall.  It’s not because of Pumpkin Lattes or any of the other cliche’d marketing materials that have become associated with the season over the past few years though. It’s more for the ability to wear

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How to Buy a Car Without Overpaying


For some, they love to haggle. For others, it’s an intimidating prospect. Purchasing a car from a dealer can be a tricky and tangled web to navigate. Some dealers are reputable. Others are not. In this article, we’ll aim to

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Do You Know These 9 Myths About Car Insurance?


Insurance contracts can be very complex and there is often a great deal of fine print involved.  It’s no wonder that many people end up learning what they know about car insurance from other consumers.  Unfortunately a lot of the

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Donald Trump & The Importance of Doing Your Own Research


Whether you love him, or hate him, it’s hard to anywhere without hearing Donald Trump’s name. He’s constantly in the news and in coffeeshops. However, ever since he announced he would be running for President of the United States in

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