Millions of our family, friends and neighbors have been impacted by these terrible storms. Our communities won’t be rebuilt overnight, but they will recover.

Helping Those Affected by Recent Hurricanes

For those who have been impacted by recent hurricanes, we want you to know Colonial is here to help. Hurricanes Harvey and Irma are among the worst flooding disasters in U.S. History. Millions of our family, friends and neighbors ...
For many of us, not being able to work for an extended length of time may cause us to use savings, or worse, go into debt. Below we have a few of the many reasons why disability insurance is important.

Disability Insurance

What would happen if you were unable to work for 30 days, 60 days or even one year? That’s a question many are left wondering after they get into an accident and are facing life-changing circumstances. According to the website ...
If you have a high-deductible health plan, or HDHP, are not enrolled in Medicare and are not someone’s dependent, you’re eligible for an HSA. Such an account has many benefits as a means to save for retirement.

The Benefits of an HSA

If you have a high-deductible health plan, or HDHP, are not enrolled in Medicare and are not someone’s dependent, you’re eligible for an HSA. Such an account has many benefits as a means to save for retirement. In order for ...
Walking 10,000 steps every day might actually be simpler than it seems, however. It may merely take a steady and consistent approach, requisite motivation and a few simple tricks.

Simple Ways to Walk 10,000 Steps a Day

With the increasing popularity of health and fitness tracking devices, Americans are becoming more attuned to the idea of walking 10,000 steps every day. Both the American Heart Association and Centers for Disease Control endorse ...
There are numerous ways to get a money-smart energy-efficiency update, with many of them being just day- or weekend-long renovation projects.

Energy- and Money-Saving Home Improvement Projects

Energy costs are a huge expense for home dwellers these days, so people are always looking for various ways to be more energy-efficient within the home while also not draining their bank accounts. There are numerous ways to get ...
No matter whether you are shopping for a new or used vehicle, there are certain questions you will always want to know the answers to. The answers the dealer provides will tell you whether you are getting the most car for your money.

Questions You Should Ask the Dealer When Car Shopping

No matter whether you are shopping for a new or used vehicle, there are certain questions you will always want to know the answers to. The answers the dealer provides will tell you whether you are getting the most car for your ...
If you drive a vehicle, as most people do, auto insurance is a fact of life. And everyone is continuously looking for ways to cut their rates. But there are some interesting facts that you may not know when it comes to gender and its impact on those rates.

Does Gender Impact Auto Insurance Rates?

If you drive a vehicle, as most people do, auto insurance is a fact of life. And everyone is continuously looking for ways to cut their rates. But there are some interesting facts that you may not know when it comes to gender ...
Although water damage is one of the most common insurance claims in the U.S., and 90 percent of all natural disasters declared by the President involve some sort of flooding, only 12 percent of U.S. homeowners have flood insurance.

The Importance of Flood Insurance

Paying insurance premiums is not something any of us likely look forward to. Insurance is meant to protect our valuables and, if we’re lucky, we rarely have to use it. In the event that we do need to use our insurance, it can ...
Although homeowners insurance can differ depending on the coverage and region you live, below we have a list of the basics that are protected by your homeowners insurance policy.

What Does My Homeowners Insurance Cover?

Homeowners insurance is one of those things that you probably don’t look forward to paying. That’s because it’s not something you can pay for only when you need it. Unfortunately, homeowners insurance doesn’t work that ...
A healthy home is the key to a healthy homeowner, and the best way to maintain a healthy environment in your own home is to keep it clean.

How to Prevent Mold in Your Home

A healthy home is the key to a healthy homeowner, and the best way to maintain a healthy environment in your own home is to keep it clean. However, there are some areas of your house where a potential health risk could develop ...