10 Tips for Travelers

Safety is one of the most important things to consider as you pack your car and leave home. To help you get ready for your next road trip, the National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) recommends these 10 tips for travelers:   At home 1. Check all the locks before you leave …

Affordable Care Act – Employer Dilemma

Small employers all over the country are faced with the dilemma of whether to start, continue or cease offering health insurance coverage to their employees under the Affordable Care Act.  By offering Employer sponsored coverage, employees who would otherwise be eligible for premium tax credits or cost share reductions are …

How Safe is Your Next Car?

Thinking about a new car? If you factor safety into your choice (most people do), then you’ll want to know what vehicles aced crash tests and are considered the safest to buy. From minicars and sedans to SUVs and pickups, you’ll find hundreds of 2012 models deemed safe by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).

Whole Life Insurance

For most people, the need for life insurance may decrease, but it never goes away. As time passes, circumstances and plans change, but the need for protection never disappears. That’s why you should consider Erie Family Life’s Permanent Life Insurance Series*, which can give you peace of mind with these features:

You Must Have Insurance . . . or else Pay a Tax

The Supreme Court refashioned the individual mandate as a tax for 2014.   Insurance or Tax? The individual mandate tax is unprecedented. As written, PPACA (healthcare reform legislation) established an individual mandate to buy health insurance and a penalty for not doing so. This was the first time in American …

Don’t Let a Tornado Topple You

Tornadoes are one of nature’s most powerful and destructive forces; an F5, the strongest and most violent of tornadoes, can level almost any house and its occupants. Thankfully, F5 tornadoes are rare. Most are weaker and can be survived. And now is the time to prepare for them if you haven’t …

R U Texting n Driving?

For as long as there’ve been cars, there’ve been distracted drivers. And that’s never been truer than now, with drivers facing temptation from Internet-enabled mobile phones, GPS devices, iPods and all the other electronics out there. That said, one of the most dangerous distractions remains texting while driving, an activity …

Life Insurance and Retirement

We know you love your children, your home, and all the things that have made your life, well … yourlife. That’s why we want to encourage you, without pushing you, to consider life insurance from ERIE. And because your ERIE Agent is going to take as much time as you want …

Roadside Coverage

None of us likes to be stranded by a broken-down car. At best, it’s inconvenient. At worst — depending on the time of day or night, the weather conditions and the location of the breakdown — it can be downright dangerous. We don’t want you to end up in that …