News & Announcements

September 23, 2020

Mutual’s John Case Wins Prestigious Industry Award

Since 1970, NAMIC (the National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies) has honored 208 individual members with the Champions of Industry Service Award. This award recognizes those who have provided noteworthy or commendable accomplishments that benefit the industry through participation in …
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September 18, 2020

Face Mask Cleaning – The Basics

As restrictions have lifted and people are venturing out more often than just for basic needs, knowing how and how often to clean your face mask is essential for maintaining your health. Experts have differing opinions on whether or not …
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September 16, 2020

Pandemic Puppies: What you Should Know About Virginia Laws, Owner Liability & Social Inflation

90 million+ dogs are owned as pets in the U.S When COVID-19 shutdowns started in March in the U.S., Google searches around “adopt a pet” surged about 335% in volume. In a report by 24petwatch.com, pet adoptions and fosters in …
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September 8, 2020

How To Help Your Children With Remote Learning During COVID-19

Many Virginia families are sailing through uncharted waters this school year as children are getting their education online. Parents are feeling the stress of balancing their work lives with new home responsibilities, so we are here to help. Follow these …
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September 3, 2020

Get a CLUE. Report that is.

CLUE stands for “Comprehensive Loss Underwriting Exchange.” It is a database of homeowner claims shared by insurers that is used to identify a property’s risk level when setting premiums. A clue report on a home would include the following information …
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September 2, 2020

Ordinance & Law Coverage

What is it? Do I need it? Do I have it with my Mutual Assurance Society Policy? What is it? Ordinance and law coverage provides financial assistance if a home must be brought up to state or municipal codes. This …
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August 24, 2020

Why You Shouldn’t Ignore an Alert From Your Flo Device

  The Flo by Moen device that many of our members have already installed in their homes has proven itself time and again as an invaluable tool in protecting homes from water damage. One member has reported coming home from …
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August 21, 2020

How You Can Help Protect Your Home From COVID-19 This Winter

With colder months just ahead, and a predicted surge in COVID-19 cases as a result, how can you help protect your home from spreading COVID-19 should a guest or family member be exposed.

August 19, 2020

How to Prepare Your Home For An Earthquake

Earthquakes are rare in Virginia, but they can have devastating results. Here are some simple steps you can take to help protect your home should a tremblor hit your community. Inside Your House Fit gas appliances with flexible connections and/or …
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