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Celebrate Thanksgiving in Massachusetts!

Celebrate Thanksgiving in Massachusetts!

Massachusetts has a rich tradition and historic relationship with Thanksgiving Day. The first ever Thanksgiving was held in Plymouth, MA. This year, Plymouth will again host America’s Hometown Thanksgiving. More information on how the city plans to celebrate the 400th...

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Fall Home Maintenance Checklist

Fall Home Maintenance Checklist

Fall is a beautiful time of year. The air is cool and crisp, and the leaves are changing colors. As homeowners, it can also be a very busy time of year! Take advantage of the moderate weather to repair any damages to your home before the first frost sets in. Taking...

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Yard Work Safety Tips to Keep You Out of the ER

Yard Work Safety Tips to Keep You Out of the ER

Amid all the green lawns and manicured gardens of summer lies a grim statistic: Every year, while mowing the grass, cutting a branch, or power washing a deck, at least 100 people die and an estimated 143,000 are injured badly enough to require a trip to the emergency...

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Make your Beach Day SAFE!

Make your Beach Day SAFE!

Ahh –  The beach!  We love the water, the sand, the sun and the family time to unwind and have FUN! Staying safe at the beach is very important. Weather and water conditions can change rapidly.  In the blink of an eye someone could be caught in a rip-current. Be sure...

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RV Insurance, Weather and Driving Conditions   

RV Insurance, Weather and Driving Conditions  

RVing is becoming one of the most popular ways to travel. A successful and safe RV trip takes preparation and planning to make it a good experience. Whether you are new to RVing or not, these tips can help ensure that your trip will be a smooth experience.  As your...

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Grilling Tips for Safety

Grilling Tips for Safety

As the weather warms and summer returns, it’s time to GRILL!   There are risks that come along with grilling, regardless of which type of grill you are using. Every year, 7,000 Americans are injured while using  barbecue grills. It's usually a case of good products...

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Personal Watercraft Insurance and Safety

Personal Watercraft Insurance and Safety

What is personal watercraft insurance? Personal watercraft (known by brand names like Jet Skis, Sea-Doos or WaveRunners) can be lots fun on the water. But, like any moving vehicles, they are subject to accidents and it’s wise to get the proper insurance to protect...

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ATV Safety Tips

ATV Safety Tips

Hitting the trails on your ATV with a group of friends or your family can be fun and stress relieving! Having fun may be your goal, but safety needs to be your priority while riding. The number of ATV related accidents and injuries in 2017 was a staggering 15,000! To...

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Sticking to Your New Year’s Resolution

Sticking to Your New Year’s Resolution

2021 is here! A new year means a fresh start and another chance to make some changes. Most of us make New Year’s resolutions, but not all of us can stick to them! There are several things you can do to increase your chances of sticking to your New Year’s resolution....

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Fire & Ice – Your Guide to Winter Preparation

Fire & Ice – Your Guide to Winter Preparation

Winter is coming and for homeowners this means being prepared for the utmost extremes, both the frightful and delightful! With beautiful blankets of white snow come picturesque landscapes, family sledding and, well, the threat of ice dams. Ice dams form when the roof...

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Thanksgiving Safety Check

Thanksgiving Safety Check

Thanksgiving is a time to gather around the dinner table in the company of family and friends and be thankful for all that you have. Thanksgiving is the peak day for home cooking fires, with unattended cooking as the leading contributing factor. Keep your holiday full...

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Fire Safety Tips

Fire Safety Tips

Working smoke alarms reduce the chances of dying in a fire by 50 percent. Nearly 87 percent of all fire-related deaths are due to home fires, which spread rapidly and can leave families with as little as two minutes to escape once an alarm sounds. Check smoke alarms....

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Do Stay-at-Home Parents Need Life Insurance?

Do Stay-at-Home Parents Need Life Insurance?

Parent. Its official definition ought to be, “Caretaker of child. Synonyms: nanny, tutor, launderer, chauffer, coach, nurse, therapist, chef . . . ” And the list goes on. This definition especially applies to a stay-at-home parent (SAHP). While SAHPs may not pull down...

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Routine Vehicle Maintenance

Routine Vehicle Maintenance

Cars are essential to our everyday lives. When you need to head to work or the market, you walk out to your car and expect it to start right up. To keep your car running and avoid potentially costly breakdowns, you should get into the habit of conducting these regular...

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Do You Have a Smart Home?

Do You Have a Smart Home?

Smart technology and devices continue to revolutionize how we live. Most people want to stay up to date on the latest trends and technologies. It is estimated that there will be over 73 million smart homes by 2021. So if you want to be one of these trend setters, you...

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Pan-Mass Challenge

Pan-Mass Challenge

People. Teamwork. Support. Dedication. Hope. MAPFRE Insurance is the Official Auto Insurance Provider of the Pan-Mass Challenge Donating to the Pan-Mass Challenge makes you eligible for a 5% discount on any new or existing MAPFRE Insurance Massachusetts auto insurance...

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Things To Do While Social Distancing

Things To Do While Social Distancing

During these unprecedented times, we are all on edge. Social distancing helps slow the spread of the virus, but it also makes us stir crazy! Everett & Sons Insurance Agency has prepared a few ideas that will keep you and your family entertained! 1. Garden...

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COVID-19 Customer Updates

COVID-19 Customer Updates

MAPFRE stands with our policyholders, and is committed to helping policyholders facing difficulties as a consequence of the COVID-19 pandemic. If you have any questions or concerns regarding your insurance policy or billing, please contact our team to discuss how we...

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