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Homeowners Insurance Coverage

Gate City Insurance Advisors help you create the best homeowners policy coverage by reviewing coverage options to personalize your policy.

One way to personalize homeowners coverage is to add additional coverage called “endorsements”.

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Dream Big and Plan - How to Meet Your Financial Goals

We want to help you get started toward your goals, so we’ve put together a list of ways that can help you meet, and possibly exceed, your financial dreams.

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Cybersecurity Tips

Working remotely has many people looking for entertainment on social media and on other apps. Have you seen some of the quizzes? What’s your mother’s maiden name? What’s the street you grew up on? How about the name of your childhood best friend or your first pet? Those quizzes are just one of the ways strangers get your information online.

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Social Media Cybersecurity

Now more than ever, consumers spend increasing amounts of time on the Internet. With every social media account you sign up for, every picture you post, and status you update, you are sharing information about yourself with the world. How can you be proactive and “Do Your Part. #BeCyberSmart”? Take these simple steps to connect with confidence and safely navigate the social media world.

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Online Privacy

The Internet touches almost all aspects of our daily lives. We are able to shop, bank, connect with family and friends, and handle our medical records all online. These activities require you to provide personally identifiable information (PII) such as your name, date of birth, account numbers, passwords, and location information. #BeCyberSmart when sharing personal information online to reduce the risk of becoming a victim of a cybercrime.

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Protecting Your Digital Home

More of your home devices are now connected to the internet, including thermostats, door locks, and coffee machines. This enables us to control our devices on our smartphones, no matter our location, saving us time while providing convenience and safety. These technological advances are innovative and intriguing; however, they also pose a new set of security risks. #BeCyberSmart to connect with confidence and protect your digital home.

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Phishing: Don't Take The Bait

Phishing is when you get emails, texts, or calls that seem to be from companies or people you know. But they're actually from scammers. They want you to click on a link or give personal information (like a password) so that they can steal your money or identity, and maybe get access to your computer. The fraudsters often pressure victims to act quickly by saying something bad will happen if they do not comply.

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Username and Password Best Practices

When choosing a username and password, keep these best practices in mind to protect your identity. 

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How To Talk To Your Kids About Money

How soon is too soon to talk to your kids or grandkids about money? If they are old enough to ask for a toy or a bike, they are old enough to start learning financial lessons that will last a lifetime.

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8 Financial Tips for College Freshmen

For many young adults, college is the first time they are in control of the majority of their finances. As freshmen across the country embark on their new adventure, we have highlighted eight tips to help ease their transition to financial independence. Striking the balance between spending and saving can be particularly hard when you are focused on everything else that comes with college life, but it is important to keep a close watch on your spending habits from day one. There’s no better time than the first year of college to establish good money habits and take control of your financial future.

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