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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 The Internet can be a dangerous place. It can be difficult enough for adults to spot dangers on the web. But what about kids? Here are 7 tips for parents to help their kids stay safe online: Make sure you're protected. Contact TCU Insurance Agency at (800) 772-8043 or contact us online to learn more about cyber liability insurance options. READ MORE >>
Friday, October 6, 2017 October is Cyber Security Month. Each week, Teachers Credit Union will share some cyber security tips. This week's theme is STOP. THINK. CONNECT.: Simple Steps to Online Safety. This means, "What are the basic, common steps that people can take to protect themselves in their everyday lives. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, August 8, 2017 Keeping up with home improvement is one of the best ways to prevent accidents around the house. With a few maintenance steps, you can make your home safer and avoid liability claims. Inexpensive Fixes to Keep Your Home Safer for Everyone Water Works Minor water leaks can lead to major repairs if you don't get to them in time. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 We're well into summer, and that means plenty of families are hitting the pool. But some fun in the sun can turn into a nightmare if you don't think safety first. Follow these tips to stay safe at the pool: Regardless of whether you own a pool or not, home insurance is essential. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, June 7, 2017Are your home insurance rates making you cringe? It's never fun to pay a premium, but it's worthwhile to have peace of mind and financial security when life takes an unexpected turn. There are some DIY projects that you can do to keep your premiums lower. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, June 6, 2017Backyard entertaining has gotten more elaborate in recent years. Fire pits are helping homeowners extend the backyard season, and today's playsets involve more than a simple set of swings and a slide. Whether backyard entertaining means spending time by the swimming pool or gathered around the grill, here are some safety tips to help keep your oasis fun and free of danger. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, November 9, 2016Electric space heaters are often great ways to warm yourself and your home when it is cold outside. However, space heaters are sensitive equipment. Like other sources of heat, they pose a fire risk to your home and your family. In fact, space heaters have been responsible for about 79 percent of fatalities in home fires. READ MORE >>
Friday, October 7, 2016As we turn our focus to the upcoming National Fire Prevention Week (October 9th to 15th), here is a little history on why we have set this time aside.
Fire Prevention Week was established to commemorate the Great Chicago Fire, the tragic 1871 conflagration that killed more than 250 peopl... READ MORE >>
Friday, February 12, 2016While the Midwest welcomed the 2016 winter season with unseasonably warm weather, conditions quickly reverted to snow, ice storms and below freezing temperatures. Always use caution when walking or driving in snowy, icy and freezing weather. If you suffer an injury, use your health insurance to access medical care. READ MORE >>
Thursday, October 29, 2015Smartphones have made life a lot more convenient for many of us. But if you use them while behind the wheel, you're putting lives in danger — including your own. It's crucial that you put the phone away while driving. Check out this video to learn more about the dangers of using smartphones while driving: READ MORE >>