Indiana Agritourism Destinations Provide Fall Family Fun
Farm entertainment at agritourism destinations brings families together.
Dont Forget Your OATS
With the change in temperature and tree colors every fall, we welcome harvest time in Indiana.
Hoosier roads, especially in rural areas, become busy with farm machinery and trucks. Unfortunately, there is also an increase in the number of collisions between farm equipment and other vehicles. Keep these things in mind to ensure you, your family and Hoosier farmers are safe:
Orange and red reflective triangles warn of slow-moving vehicles
Allow a safe distance behind farm equipment
Take notice when passing farm equipment
Slow down when you encounter farm equipment
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Farm Facts: Farmers Markets
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Sun Safety Tips
For many, soaking up the sun on a nice summer day is a favorite outdoor activity. But if you’ve ever stayed out a little too long and gotten sunburned, you know that it isn’t always all fun in the sun. Overexposure to the sun’s ultraviolet (UV) rays may cause a painful sunburn, but it can also cause permanent skin damage and skin cancer. Luckily, there are easy ways to practice sun safety to keep yourself and your family safe
What are the dangers?
Overexposure can cause the skin to prematurely age, has been linked to eye conditions such as cataracts, and can affect the body’s immune system
Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the U.S. More than 1.2 million new cases of skin cancer are diagnosed each year in the U.S.…
New Home Purchase Tips
Thinking about buying a new home? Follow these helpful tips!
If you’re considering trading your rent check for a mortgage payment, it’s not too soon to start preparing. Even if you won’t be ready to buy a home for six months or even a year, there are a few steps you can take now to make the process easier.
Check your credit and credit score
You can receive a free credit report from the three credit reporting bureaus at annualcreditreport.com. Check the reports thoroughly for accuracy.
You can obtain your credit score at no cost at creditsesame.com. A higher credit score qualifies you for lower interest rates, which will reduce your mortgage payment.
Correcting any credit report errors and/or improving your credit score takes time, so make this important step your first one.