The Hummel Blog

Benefits Buzz July 2017
Did You Know? On May 5, 2017, the IRS issued Revenue Procedure 2017-36 to index the contribution...
Umbrella Insurance
Who needs a Personal Umbrella? You do not need to be wealthy to be sued for millions.  Juries...
Rental Car Damage Waiver
​​​Although most collision damage waiver (CDW) or loss damage waiver (LDW) fees are considered...
Firework Safety
Fireworks are a staple of many Fourth of July and other celebrations, but remember to take...
Wedding Insurance
Congratulations, you're getting married!  While you're looking forward to the big day, chances are...
Benefits Buzz June 2017
Did You Know? Generally, wellness incentives are subject to the same federal tax rules as any other...
Student Loan Debt
It's no secret that today's college graduates face record amounts of debt.  Approximately 68% of...
Bullying
What is Bullying? Bullying is a serious problem that can happen in any school or other environment...
Swimming Safety
Drowning is the fifth leading cause of unintentional injury-related death in the United States.  ...
Transitioning from High School to College
Though you won't be able to ride along in your child's suitcase, there are ways you can help him or...
Cyber Security
Every day, more than 1 million people become victims of cyber crime, according to a study by...
home and auto insurance
What Is Home and Auto Insurance? Home and auto insurance protects the policyholder from large...
Subrogation
There are many facets to an insurance claim.  One of these is called subrogation.  Subrogation...
Benefits Buzz May 2017
Did you know? Earlier this year, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) sent a letter to...
How to avoid contractor fraud
​Home projects should end in positive results, but things can go very wrong if you hire a...