Used Car Buying Tips
CHECK A VEHICLE'S HISTORY:
Obtain the VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) and run a vehicle title history report
from one of these online services: www.carfax.com
WHAT IS A VEHICLE'S VALUE?
This service provides trusted information for buying and selling vehicles:www.kbb.com
GOT A TEEN DRIVER?
Visit this site for tips on feeling safe and everything else teen-driver-related.
A valuable resource for both teens and parents:www.teendriving.com
KEEP UP WITH YOUR MEDICATIONS:
Do you sometimes have trouble remembering whether or not you have taken your prescription
meds or vitamins? These pharmacy dispensing systems will presort and customize your
meds into convenient pill packets for your peace of mind: www.dailymedrx.com and
READ THE LABEL:
This government agency encourages drivers to read their medicine labels before getting
behind the wheel. Some over-the-counter meds may cause drowsiness and other side
effects that could interfere with an individual's ability to drive safely: www.fda.gov/ForConsumers/ConsumerUpdates
Help for Homeowners
FREE HOME INVENTORY:
This website offers free online home inventory software. With secure online storage,
your inventory is safe. You can access it anywhere, anytime:http://knowyourstuff.org/iii/login.html
NADA Guides, State of Florida, Citrus County Chamber of Commerce,County Tax Collector/Vehicle Registration, Citrus County Government, City of Inverness,
Fl Dept of Hwy Safety & Motor Vehicles, Fl Dept of Insurance,Weather
Insurance Information Institute
A non-profit group sponsored by the insurance industry to provide general information
about insurance. This is an excellent resource for unbiased information. Order publications
at the web site.
Highway Loss Data Institute
Information on car theft, collision and injury listed by car make, model and year.
Also contains extensive highway safety tips and information.
Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
Excellent information and sobering statistics on automobile safety.
National Flood Insurance Program Information
Includes a wealth of information on how to insure homes against flooding. This site
is the official web page for the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
The Life and Health Insurance Foundation for Education
The Life and Health Insurance Foundation for Education (LIFE) is a non-profit organization
designed to address the public's growing need for information and education on life,
health, and disability insurance. LIFE also seeks to remind people of the important
role agents perform in helping families, businesses, and individuals find the insurance
products that best fit their needs.