Do I Really Need Flood Insurance In Maryland?

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  One question we usually get around this time of year is: “Do we really need flood insurance?” The short answer: Yes. The long answer: Yes and you need to act fast. According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the 2019 Atlantic hurricane season is right around the corner. While the season officially starts … Read more

5 Questions To Ask When Spring Cleaning Your Insurance Policies

Spring Cleaning Your Insurance Policies

Spring cleaning is a tradition in many households, but don’t limit yourself to cleaning out the junk drawer or donating used clothes. Use this season of renewal by diving in ‘cleaning up’ your insurance policies. While it’s not as simple as deciding whether to toss or keep old knick-knacks, the general sorting process remains the … Read more

8 Ways You Can Prepare Your Car For Spring

Prepare Your Car For Spring

Whether you’re a car enthusiast or a casual owner, it’s time to get your car ready for the shift to warmer weather. Here are 8 practical auto tips to help you prepare your car for spring: Inspect Your Brakes Look out for dirt, rust, and any other issues that may prevent your breaks from operating … Read more

What Car Insurance Is Required In D.C. And Maryland?


Are you a new resident or driver living in Maryland or DC? You’ll need to make sure you have the proper insurance. GEBCO can help you get the affordable coverage you need. Those who have just moved to Maryland or D.C. have to be aware that the regulations for vehicle insurance may be different compared … Read more

How To Find & Cash In Your U.S. Savings Bonds

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Did you know that the U.S. Treasury Department estimates that there are billions of dollars of unclaimed money out there in the form of savings bonds that haven’t been redeemed yet have stopped earning interest? Almost 36 million Americans are holding onto unclaimed bonds! The majority of savings bonds take 30 years to mature, and … Read more

5 Tips to Prevent Accidents Caused by a Stalled Car

Despite all the modern advancements in technology that allow new cars to be amazingly fuel efficient without sacrificing performance or safety, there’s a lot that can go wrong and leave you stalled in the middle of nowhere. You can take all the preventative measures that currently exist but that won’t prevent a module or sensor … Read more

Which Type Of Car Is Best For Teen Drivers?

For any growing teen, learning to drive and getting their own car is a major milestone in their life. But for their parents, this event usually causes much more anxiety and fear than excitement. There are definite advantages to adding another licensed driver to the family, such as being able to get more chores done … Read more

4 Reasons Why You Should Switch Auto Insurance Companies

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As a policy holder, we know you’re showered with seemingly endless pleas for you to switch auto insurance providers. The hundreds of advertisements battling for your attention and business can get old very fast–and we bet they already have. While you may doubt their claims that the grass is greener on the other side, it … Read more

5 Must-Haves For Your Summer Road Trip

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With the summer sun and the open road ready and waiting, it’s the perfect time for you and your family to take the ultimate summer road trip. While it’s not as easy as just getting into the car and driving away, you can make road trip planning simple and stress-free by making sure to pack … Read more