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February 18th, 2019 by Bowen Agency, Inc.

How to Spot Squirrels in Your Attic

Squirrels can be cute and fuzzy when they’re chewing acorns in your backyard. But those teeth aren’t as cute when they’re gnawing wires in your home or tearing up insulation. Squirrels don’t have the “icky” reputation of other household pests… but they’re still wild animals, and they can do serious damage. When squirrels makes themselves at home in your attic, they often create a real... Read Article

Why Your Kids Should Play Outside This Winter

You’ve just weathered your way through another winter snowstorm. But just because school is canceled or the roads are bad doesn’t mean your family needs to be cooped up inside all day.  In fact, playing outside is the perfect way to make the most of your next snow day. And despite what you may think… there are several reasons why it’s actually better for your... Read Article

7 Simple Ways to Beat the Winter Blues

We all know snow and slush can put you in a funk.  More time indoors can expose you to the cold and flu, leaving you sick or tired. And many people are affected by Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), which causes depressed moods, sleep disturbances and other symptoms.  While it’s tempting to shut the world out and wait for the sun to reappear, there are ways... Read Article

ERIE Earns Top Spot in J.D. Power Auto Claims Study

When you experience an unlucky break… that’s where we shine.  At Erie Insurance, we’re here to make your day brighter with award-winning auto claims service that makes you feel supported and cared for. We’re honored to share the news that for the first time, Erie Insurance has been awarded first place in the 2018 U.S. Auto Claims Satisfaction StudySM by J.D. Power. The study focuses on personal... Read Article

What the Heck is Thundersnow!?

Thundersnow. Winter thunderstorm. Snow lightning. They’re all different names for the same rare phenomenon – and when it happens, it’s epic.  Thanks to social media, thundersnow has been getting more attention lately. This is in part because observers are eager to share their videos of catching it on camera – and rightfully so. It’s spectacular! Don’t believe us? Then you’ve never seen The Weather Channel’s... Read Article