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The Growing Risk of Data Compromise in Small Businesses

Cyber security, data breach, safeguards, cyberattacks are terms that are all too prevalent in the news today. From big box stores, to mom and pops shops, to online retailers, restaurants and bars, we can no longer ignore how a data breach would damage reputations and cause huge headaches and financial hardships for your consumers. The […]

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Auto Coverages you THINK you have!

Does your current auto insurance policy provide the protection you expect? Many times people aren’t sure what their insurance covers until it is too late. Here are some auto coverages that are generally available, but not typically included in an auto policy. 1. Lease/Loan Payoff Protection If you owe more on your vehicle than what […]

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Life Insurance vs. 529 Plans for College Savings

21 Jan 2016 | Under Uncategorized | Posted by | 0 Comments

Where you store your child’s college savings could impact his or her ability to attend college almost as much as grades and standardized test scores. Section 529 plans — the college savings vehicle preferred by many families and financial advisers — offer federal and sometimes state tax benefits, and subtract far less from a student’s […]

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Frozen Pipes….How to prevent them, and what to do when one bursts

18 Jan 2016 | Under Uncategorized | Posted by | 0 Comments

What Causes Frozen Pipes? The water inside pipes can freeze when outdoor temperatures drop below freezing. As freezing water expands, it causes the pressure inside the pipes to increase, possibly leading to bursting pipes. Preventing Frozen Pipes Insulate pipes, especially those close to outside walls, attics or crawl spaces where the chance of freezing is […]

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Power and Phones Restored

26 Jun 2015 | Under Uncategorized | Posted by | 0 Comments

Power and phone systems have been restored. Thank you for your understanding!

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URGENT AGENCY POWER OUTAGE

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Please be advised that our office is without electricity and phones. If you have a claim to file please refer to your policy documents and call your insuring company directly. If you have an urgent matter please email us at jeffw@billups-snyder.com. Thank you for your understanding. I will post on the website and Facebook once […]

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One of the BIGGEST Threats to a Business Owner

21 Jan 2015 | Under Uncategorized | Posted by | 0 Comments

Today everything is done electronically. Computers, tablets, and cell phones are used in business everyday. Did you know that all of those devices are vulnerable to hackers? Did you know something as simples as your credit card machine can be compromised? Everyday we hear of massive data breach incidents from Target to Sony, but what […]

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Tips For Safe Winter Driving

19 Jan 2015 | Under Uncategorized | Posted by | 0 Comments

Everyone dreads driving in snowy weather. Add that fear to the people that don’t adjust their driving habits to the road conditions and you have a recipe for disaster!!. A University of Iowa study found that crash rates can increase up to 84% in winter weather conditions, now if that isn’t enough to keep you […]

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Our New Web Site

10 Mar 2014 | Under Uncategorized | Posted by | 0 Comments

Welcome to the new and improved Billups Snyder & Associates website.  Take some time to look around at the new options on our site as well as all of our product offerings.  Call us or email us if you would like a quote or any other information!

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