coasting

Busting Common Car Myths – Part 2: Coasting

March 15

In part one of our vehicle myth busting series, we showed that, despite what you were taught as a young driver, idling your car wastes more gas than turning it off for a few minutes. Continuing our auto myth busting series, we bring you a question of coasting:

Myth: “Coasting down hills in neutral saves gas.” Continue reading

fire prevention

10 Fire Prevention Planning Tips for your Home

March 13

If the smoke alarm goes off in your home, do you and your family have a fire escape plan?

In 2011, fire departments responded to 370,000 home fires – and while not all home fires are preventable, creating a fire-prevention plan can reduce the risk of fire in your home. Check out the home fire prevention tips below to keep your home and family safe. Continue reading