How to Jumpstart Your Car in a Jiffy [INFOGRAPHIC]

If you’re dealing with a dead battery, don’t panic. A quick jumpstart can bring your battery back to life, and it’s surprisingly easy. Really! All you need is a set of jumper cables and a car with a working battery. Keep reading to learn how to jumpstart your car. How to Jumpstart Your Car Park the working vehicle next to the car that needs a…

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How to Visit New Orleans Saints Training Camp (2019)

Who dat? Who dat? Who dat say dey gonna beat dem Saints? Believe it or not, football season is just around the corner, and it won’t be long until we’re chanting that rallying cry! The New Orleans Saints have announced their 2019 training camp schedule, and ABC Insurance Agencies is here to help you get there. The Saints will have 12 practices open to the…

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Getting Car Insurance: What Information Do You Need?

If you’re getting a car insurance quote, changing providers, or making updates to an existing policy, it’s useful to know exactly what information you’ll need. There are several documents and pieces of information that help to have handy: Basic personal information Declaration page, if applicable Driver’s license and driving record Social security number Vehicle information, including the Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) Voided check or checking…

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7 Money-Saving Meatless Monday Recipes

Fact: Americans consume more meat than just about every other country in the world. Although meat is an excellent source of protein, growing evidence links excess meat consumption with an increased risk of obesity, heart disease, diabetes, and other serious medical conditions. However, a diet rich in vegetables, fruits, beans, and whole grains can improve your health and lower your risk of disease. Plus, it’s…

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Summer Safety: How to Protect Kids From Summer Heat [INFOGRAPHIC]

Between camp, vacations, and backyard adventures, kids spend a lot of time outside during the summer! Although active play is critical for a child’s development, it’s easy for them to get overheated under the sun. Hot, sunny weather combined with physical activity can lead to dehydration, heat exhaustion, and in extreme cases, heatstroke. But you don’t have to let the heat keep your kids from…

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Is RV Insurance Legally Required?

Owning an RV is the ultimate combination of comfort and convenience, but that home away from home comes at a cost: An RV can set you back anywhere from $10,000 to well over $100,000. Like any big investment, it should be treated as such. While you’re accounting for the maintenance, financing, and general upkeep costs of owning an RV, don’t forget to factor in insurance….

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10 Cities in Louisiana & Texas to See Fourth of July Fireworks

Summertime is all about kicking back and taking it easy, but come July 4 it’s time to pull out all the stops. It’s America’s birthday, after all! Parades, entertainment, food, and fireworks—these Fourth of July events in Louisiana and Texas are fun for the whole family. Where to See Fourth of July Fireworks in Louisiana (2019) You can expect lots of waterfront July 4 fireworks…

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Where to Get Free Car A/C Checks in Louisiana & Texas

There’s nothing worse than getting into your car on a sweltering hot summer day only to discover your car’s air conditioning system has gone kaput. The best way to keep your A/C running smoothly this summer is to get it checked out before it stops working with a free car A/C check. Luckily, many auto repair shops in Louisiana and Texas offer this service for…

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How to Prepare for Hurricane Season

When hurricane seasons hits (June 1-Nov. 30), you want to be prepared. Whether you live in Louisiana, Texas or in another hurricane-prone state, prepare your family, your house or mobile home, including your roof and windows, for a hurricane with this list from ABC Insurance Agencies. How to Prepare for Hurricane Season Mark your calendars! Atlantic hurricane season runs from June 1 through November 30….

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Comparing Term & Whole Life Insurance: Which Is a Better Choice?

Life insurance. You’ve probably heard you need it, but what is it? In simple terms, life insurance serves one purpose: to provide financial protection to your loved ones if you die. Think of life insurance as a financial safety net for your dependents should the unthinkable happen. Your family can use these funds to cover funeral costs, college tuition, mortgage payments and other financial obligations….

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