Behind the Shield

Helpful news to make the most of your insurance and learn more about FUA.

The Challenge of Health Care Costs

In an October 8th StarTribune article, the headline announces that the average family now pays more than $21,000 per year for…

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Farmers Union Agents Distribute COVID Relief Checks

Thanks to company partner National General’s COVID Relief Initiative, several of our fabulous Agents were able to donate $500 each to…

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Farmers Union Agency Fall Coat Drive September 1 – October 2, 2020

Millions of Americans can’t afford warm coats for their family this winter. Farmers Union Agency will be holding a Fall Coat…

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Insurance Implications of a Fire Pit, Grill or Gas Fireplace

In our final of three blog entries about the insurance implications of attractive nuisances like treehouses, swing sets, and swimming pools,…

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Insurance Implications of Your Swimming Pool, Hot Tub and Water Feature

As summer gets rolling, people start looking forward to spending time outdoors.  Kids especially look forward to spending time in a…

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Insurance Implications of Trampolines, Swing Sets and Tree Houses

As summer approaches, people start looking forward to spending time outdoors.  Kids especially get excited about playing outside on their trampolines. …

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Internet Speeds Are Slowing Due to COVID-19. Here Are Some Tips.

A large number of Americans are now working from home due to the COVID-19 outbreak, and students are finishing up the…

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Agency Honored with Community Service Award

 Above: FUA President Josh Vickerman and MAX Regional Manager John Wearda Above: John Wearda, MAX Regional Sales Manager, presented FUA President…

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Farmers Union Agency Donation to Second Harvest Heartland

A $1,000 grant from Farmers Union Insurance Agency and our partner company, MutualAid eXchange (“MAX”) was presented as a donation to…

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