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Make Sure Your Holidays Stay Happy … and Safe

You'll no doubt hear the phrase "Happy Holidays!" about a thousand times over the next month. Here at Shoff Darby, we'd like to change that a little bit: "Happy - and Safe - Holidays!" While the holidays certainly bring...

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Storm Claims

If your home or business has been devastated by the latest storm, you will be anxious to get your lives back to normal. We realize that this is a very difficult time and most don't know where to start or who to call....

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Tips for Preparing for Your Holiday Driving Trip

Millions of Americans will do some traveling this holiday season - the majority of it by car. Of course, winter weather creates a unique set of challenges on the roadways, whether you're simply driving around in Norwalk...

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Contracts & You

This article will be published in the upcoming International Association of Exhibitions and Events public events newsletter. Allison Steeves will be presenting at their conference in Orlando on Dec 6th. Public show...

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Halloween Safety: Be Ready When the Little Goblins Come Out

It's a night full of treats for both kids and adults in Norwalk. But a number of factors - including lots of people walking in the dark, the threat of wet and stormy weather, strangers coming to your door - mean that...

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When the Kids Head for College, Put “Insurance 101" on Your Class List

It's an exciting time when your child heads off to college. Whether they're attending school in Connecticut or have moved all the way across the country, there were a ton of things to get done last month, but did you...

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Get the Most Out of Your RV This Summer

There's nothing quite like taking a road trip in an RV. Whether you're headed to somewhere nearby or somewhere farther away this summer, Shoff Darby Insurance Agency wants you to get the most out of your travels....

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Legislative Alert: Understanding Supreme Court PPACA Ruling

On June 28, 2012, the United States Supreme Court largely upheld the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA or Act) as a valid application of Congress' power to levy and collect taxes. The decision affirms...

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Make Your Vacation a Great One

Whether you're planning a trip to a local attraction in Connecticut this summer, or headed all the way across the country, you want your vacation to be relaxing. It's a getaway from work, not to mention your day-to-day...

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Weather Advisory - Extreme Heat This Week

There is a weather advisory for extreme heat in our area for the next three days. This early, rapid onset makes it difficult to acclimate to the high temperatures. Workers who are exposed to extreme heat or work in hot...

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A Home Inventory Will Help You Know What You Own

Why should I have a home inventory? - Your furniture and appliances, clothing, sports or hobby equipment, and electronic goods are all regarded as personal property. Like many people in Connecticut, you may own much...

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Safety Tips for Your Boat Trailer

When purchasing a trailer in Connecticut or elsewhere, stay within recommended capacity guidelines. When determining capacity, remember to include the weight of fuel and accessories in addition to the weight of the...

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Be Safe on Your Motorcycle

To stay safe on Norwalk streets, you need the right skills to control your ride, and the best safety equipment for just-in-case. Shoff Darby cares about your safety - so keep these helpful tips in mind when you ride:...

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Spring is Coming!

With the days getting longer and the weather getting warmer, we're starting to think about spring. (Or at least hoping that springtime is coming, anyway.) And whether spring arrives on time, we've got you covered with...

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Shoff Darby Event Insurance

Shoff Darby wants to insure your next event! We insure private events like weddings, bridal & baby showers, quinceaneras, bar mitzvah & bat mitzvahs, special celebrations & parties. Consumer shows are one...

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Prepare for Driving In Bad Weather Before You Hit the Road

Rain, fog, sleet, snow, ice and wind... bad weather is the enemy of every driver in Connecticut. Shoff Darby wants you and your employees to be safe. Even if you are satisfied that your vehicle and all of its components...

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Things to Keep in Mind When Buying a Car

Buying a new car is an exciting time - but it can also be stressful. After all, you're trying to get the best deal on price, while also deciding on the make, model and features you need. We can't really help you become...

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