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PEMCO Insurance
February 2018

Road Rules 101: Where do I stop at a stop sign?

Think carefully before you answer this seemingly simple question! It's one of our most-requested Road Rules topics. And it's tricky because there's only one completely wrong answer...

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Meet the goofy horseshoe that could save you from a tire blowout

This humble little icon just celebrated its 10th anniversary as a mandatory component on most passenger cars. But even though it could one day save your life...

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I'm 'working' from home today

Work from home? A recent PEMCO Northwest Poll revealed that a surprising number of people say they're more productive working in the office than from home...

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A winter of fuzzy sweaters may be clogging your dryer vent

Nationwide, dryers start about 3,000 house fires a year. The culprit is often a buildup of flammable lint. That's because for every scrap of fuzz you pull from your dryer's lint trap...

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Are your computer files backed up if there's a disaster at home?

When disaster strikes, it's lost mementos that break people's hearts – especially pictures of kids growing up, weddings, and loved ones who have passed away...

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Watch your financial statements for signs of holiday ID theft

And just when you thought the Grinch was done for the season! Identity theft spikes during and after the holidays, owing to factors like consumers using their credit cards more...

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