Welcome to the First Edition of the Shank & Falvey Insurance Blog! We thought you should have some idea of what to expect here and why you might want to come back.

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how to heat your home safely, Allstate

How to Heat Your Home Safely

There’s nothing better than settling into a warm house while the cold wind blows outside. But, getting — and keeping — your home heated may pose a safety issue if you don’t take the right precautions. According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), the leading months for home heating fires are December,...

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Small Business Saturday, Allstate

Make the Most of Small Business Saturday on November 24, 2018

Owning a small business is one way many people achieve The American Dream. As a small business owner, you can offer something special to your community, whether it’s providing unique products and services or creating a small-town friendly atmosphere at your business by getting to know customers by name. This Thanksgiving weekend, you have the opportunity to showcase...

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ways to save on car insurance, NYCM

Ways to Save on your Auto Insurance

Auto insurance can be an expensive cost for many drivers, especially teen drivers or parents of young drivers. Rates can be high due to the increased liability young drivers pose. However, auto insurance discounts are available for a variety of driver types and can be substantial when combined. For instance, many...

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10 tax deductible small business expenses

10 Tax Deductible Small Business Expenses

Small business owners can generally deduct certain expenses on their taxes. But which ones? Here’s a quick look at what’s deductible and what isn’t, according to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). These Items Are Typically Tax Deductible: Employees’ pay Retirement plans Business rent Interest Taxes Insurance Business meals Business travel Business...

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