Category: Safety and Insurance Issues

Protecting your identity: the holiday gift that keeps on giving

By on December 18, 2014 at 9:52 AM

Most of us will go about our annual routine this holiday season, looking to buy that perfect gift for our loved ones, oblivious to some of the potential threats we face. For example, did you know that each time you use your credit, debit or store card, you leave behind a trail of information for […]

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On Turkey Day, ditch the oven to cook a better bird

By on November 21, 2014 at 10:59 AM

The lead-up to Thanksgiving dinner can be an exciting time for families, especially when the conversation focuses on the main attraction – the turkey. The traditional Thanksgiving scenario usually includes hours of oven time to cook the big bird, but you can free up your kitchen this year with some delicious alternatives that will keep […]

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Living a life of luxury

By on November 19, 2014 at 3:17 PM

For many drivers, the ultimate goal is to one day cruise down the road in their own brand-new, fully loaded luxury vehicle. Personally, I’ve always feared that owning an expensive, high-end car would make me a greater target for thieves. That’s why I was so intrigued by a recent report by the National Insurance Crime […]

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WRAP honors GEICO’s efforts to combat drunk driving

By on November 3, 2014 at 4:15 PM

By guest blogger Michael Young Mangia! Mangia! There’s not much I enjoy more than an Italian feast. I joined several of my colleagues for just such a meal at an Italian eatery a short walk from our offices at GEICO’s corporate headquarters on Oct. 17, but the food was hardly the focus of the day. […]

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Teen Drivers: GEICO’s got a website just for you

By on August 29, 2014 at 10:12 AM

By guest blogger Poojah Ganesh You passed your driver’s test and got your driver’s license. Good for you! You even got a car to drive to school and other places without needing Mom and Dad to chauffeur you around. That’s pretty exciting, isn’t it? But your parents worry about your safety, especially when you’re driving […]

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Teens: Are you ready to drive to school for the first time by yourself?

By on August 20, 2014 at 11:20 AM

By guest blogger Poojah Ganesh, communications intern The back-to-school shopping is finally done. You’ve got some new clothes and supplies for school. You’ve also texted your friends on where you plan to meet before class starts. You’re all set for the first day at school … right?                   Not entirely. This school year is going to […]

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Stay cool and guard against auto theft and fraud this summer

By on August 11, 2014 at 9:44 AM

There’s nothing I like better during the heat of summer than a trip to the beach or the lake to cool off. But it’s tough to take that weekend trip if car thieves have struck and left your driveway empty. Before you pack that bathing suit in your suitcase, GEICO and the National Insurance Crime […]

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On July 4, keep the booms and the bangs in the sky, not on the road

By on July 2, 2014 at 3:59 PM

By guest blogger Poojah Ganesh I get really excited about Independence Day. I love the crackle of fireworks dancing on the stage of the summer night sky, the smell of mouth-watering pastas and fresh salads, and the taste of various ice creams — especially dark chocolate — combined with sugar cones. But my most favorite […]

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Combat complacency this hurricane season

By on May 30, 2014 at 1:57 PM

Hurricane season kicks off June 1, but this week is about getting you, your family, and your property ready for what’s to come this season. National Hurricane Preparedness Week is the right time for you to get and stay prepared for one of Mother Nature’s most destructive forces. Life by the sea can be quite […]

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Safety Tips for St. Patrick’s Day Weekend

By on March 14, 2014 at 11:58 AM

St. Patrick’s Day falls on a Monday this year, but the green beer will start flowing this weekend. If you’re planning to turn Irish for a day (or longer), you’ll want to plan for the safety of yourself and others first. Here are some tips to ensure that you’re not relying on luck to have […]

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