Fourth of July Safety Tips

For most of us, the Fourth of July is a time to enjoy the company of family and friends, have lots of fun and create memories – whether at home or away on vacation.  Typically, in early July, sparklers, fire crackers and fireworks play a large part of the holiday...
Backyard Entertaining Safety Tips

Backyard Entertaining Safety Tips

Backyard entertaining has gotten more elaborate in recent years. Fire pits are helping homeowners extend the backyard season, and today’s playsets involve more than a simple set of swings and a slide. Whether backyard entertaining means spending time by the swimming...
RSS Welcomes Summer!

RSS Welcomes Summer!

Hello, Summertime! With nothing but warm weather and sunny skies in the forecast, it appears summer is officially here in Colorado. If you’re lucky enough to live in our beautiful state, you know that summertime activities are endless. Whether you’re enjoying a hot...
Password Security Tips to Implement Today

Password Security Tips to Implement Today

The Internet has connected us to a world of new experiences, enabling us to expand our boundaries well beyond our physical location. We can visit a virtual art museum, order pizza and check our bank balance, all in one online session. But as much as we can accomplish...

Boating Season Safety Tips

Summer is quickly approaching and many lake and water lovers will be bringing their boats out of storage.  We thought it would be a great time to preemptively remind everyone to practice safe boating practices and behaviors.  Sadly, every summer, insurance agents gets...
Do You Need Rental Car Insurance?

Do You Need Rental Car Insurance?

Spring break is almost here! That may mean vacation time and navigating car rentals in your near future. You’ve probably been at a rental-car counter before and experienced a company representative asking you if you want to purchase the company’s insurance. Thoughts...
Renters Insurance Isn't Just for Your "Stuff"

Renters Insurance Isn't Just for Your "Stuff"

Clients often think they don’t need renters insurance — “Nothing I have is worth that much,” they’ll say, or “I don’t have a lot of stuff.” That’s how most people think of renter’s coverage: protection for stuff, and nothing more. After all, it’s inexpensive and it...
How to Help Prevent Frozen Pipes

How to Help Prevent Frozen Pipes

Frozen pipes can present an invisible threat – one that you might not recognize until the weather starts to warm. By then, the water damage can be significant and costly. Fortunately, keeping your home warmer, at a consistent temperature, and better insulated can help...
Winter Tire Tips

Winter Tire Tips

Do You Need Winter Tires? Get Ready Now Before Our Colorado Weather Turns Nasty You know it’s coming. Snow and slush. Freezing rain. Maybe even black ice.  But do you know if your tires are ready for all of that? When driving in the front range and in the mountains in...
Thinking About Frying a Turkey?

Thinking About Frying a Turkey?

Planning on frying a turkey this holiday season? While fried turkeys may be the favorite part of many American’s Thanksgiving meal, extreme caution should be taken when cooking up the holiday bird.  If the proper techniques and procedures are not taken the...
5 Things to Consider Before Flying a Drone

5 Things to Consider Before Flying a Drone

You unwrap your new drone, charge up the batteries and can’t wait to test it under the open skies. But there are a few things you need to know before you take flight. Unmanned aircraft are subject to Federal Aviation Administration (“FAA”) rules that govern when, how...

12 Ways to Lower Your Auto Insurance

One of the most common questions we hear as insurance agents is, “How can I lower the cost of my car insurance?”  Let’s face it…all of us are trying to save money whenever and wherever we can.  While auto insurance is not only required in our...
5 Ways to Get Your Car Stolen

5 Ways to Get Your Car Stolen

Most people would say their car is one of the most valuable assets they own — if not the most valuable. Despite that, however, some people make it downright easy for thieves to drive off in their pride and joy. At RSS, we don’t want you walking out your door to an...
How to Correctly File a Home Insurance Claim

How to Correctly File a Home Insurance Claim

No one likes to experience home damage – it can be traumatic and costly, and it can even disrupt your entire life. But, when you do, isn’t it nice to know you have home insurance to help with the covered expenses and repairs? Now, when it comes to taking advantage of...