At Nationwide, being “On Your Side” isn’t just about recovering from tragedies – it’s about preventing them. That’s why we conducted a survey* of homeowners to find out how protected Americans are against home burglary. Some of the results are surprising, but the good news is there are easy ways to improve the security of most homes.… Continue reading
Did you know that one home is broken into every 14.6 seconds? Home break-ins may be more common than you think, but taking certain precautions can greatly reduce your risk of a burglary attempt. The infographic below shows a few surprising stats about break-ins and prevention tips that can help you protect what’s important to you.… Continue reading
We’ve mentioned in past blog posts that according to the National Safety Council an estimated 25% of car accidents are caused by cell phone distractions. And that number is likely higher among younger, inexperienced drivers whose cell phones are practically an extra appendage.… Continue reading
Driving down an unlit highway at night, your tire blows and you swerve into a ditch. Who you gonna call? You can try the Ghostbusters, but Bill Murray is probably too busy being famous to drive you to the hospital.
It’s far more useful to have a few reliable contacts programmed into your phone.… Continue reading
Hollywood tornadoes may whisk you away to the magical land of Oz, but real life twisters can destroy an entire neighborhood in minutes.
Here are some of the largest, fastest and most destructive tornadoes in United States history.
Most destructive: The St.… Continue reading