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When Words Can Get You Sued: Protect Yourself From Personal Injury Lawsuits

  A few hasty words can cost you—especially if those words are in writing. Many people, especially children and teenagers, don’t realize that posting something negative and potentially damaging about a person, business, or organization can leave them open to …
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Protect Your Assets With an Umbrella Policy

It only takes a moment for an accident to happen and for your life to change. In today’s litigious world, if you’re responsible for an accident, you could find yourself being sued and your auto or homeowners policy limits aren’t …
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Three Reasons to Choose Lakewood Financial Insurance For Your Insuring Needs

We know buying insurance can sometimes be a confusing and frustrating experience. Sorting through coverage, deciding what you need and finding a cost-effective policy can be challenging. That’s where going with an independent agency like Lakewood Financial Insurance can really help …
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Insuring the High Value Home: Are You Underinsured?

For some clients who own higher value homes, this is even more crucial. A standard homeowners policy may not provide enough coverage.
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Creating a Home Inventory

It does take some effort to create a home inventory, but if you lose your belongings and you don’t have one, it may take quite a lot of time and hassle for your insurance company to reimburse you adequately.
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Why You May Need a Vacant Dwelling or Builder’s Risk Policy

Standard homeowner’s or commercial insurance policies may not cover you if the insured building is vacant.
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Wrap Up 2016 With an Insurance Review

Because insurance is an important part of your financial life, it’s good to review your policies from time to time to be sure your coverage remains in line with your assets and liabilities.
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Stay Cyber Safe This Holiday Season

While you’re shopping for and exchanging gifts with loved ones, scammers and identity thieves are lurking in the background, waiting to take advantage of unwary consumers. At Lakewood Financial, we do our best to make sure your personal assets are …
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Creating a Home Fire Escape Plan

If you have a clear fire escape plan for all household members, and practice that plan, you’ll significantly reduce the chance that someone will be hurt or killed.
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Should You Drop Comprehensive and Collision Coverage on Your Older Vehicle?

While we generally don’t recommend dropping insurance coverage, there may be an instance where it makes financial sense: If you have an older vehicle and do not make payments on it, you may want to consider reducing or dropping your …
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