Ryan Insurance & Financial Services
Nov 30, 2018
The holiday season is upon us and it's a great time to reflect on our blessings and seek out ways to make life better for those around us. While that can be difficult at times as we struggle with shopping lists, holiday cards, cooking and the occasional melt-down, it is important to remember the people in our lives who make it all completely worth it.
This holiday season there are going to be many situations that are out of your control, however when it comes to common holiday risks there are a few ways we can protect ourselves. Check out our tips below to help ensure that you and your family stay protected.
BEWARE OF CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHT DANGERS
BE CAUTIOUS WHEN HANGING LIGHTS OUTDOORS
BE COGNIZANT OF PORCH PIRATES
With all the online shopping happening this year, be cognizant of when your packages are arriving. (Ask your neighbors to keep an eye out, or ask the delivery company to make sure to get a signature when delivering.)
HIDE "EXPENSIVE" BOXES FROM THIEVES
Avoid putting boxes for expensive items, such as TVs, gaming consoles, etc, at the end of your driveway or overflowing out of your trashcan. Items like this can be a beacon for thieves.
BE CAUTIOUS AROUND FIREPLACES
While majority of Floridian's either don't have a fireplace or don't use them, for those of you that do, please be cautious: