Behind the Shield

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

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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Cold Weather Safety Tips for Your Pet

Exposure to winter’s dry, cold air and chilly rain, sleet and snow can cause chapped paws and itchy, flaking skin. But…

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Electrical Cord Safety

Know Electrical Cord Safety In addition to keeping cords out of sight, electrical cords should be kept out from underfoot to…

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Goodbye Fall, Hello Winter Driving Safety

Winter Driving Safety Tips From the MN Department of Public Safety, brought to you by Farmers Union Insurance Agency Another autumn…

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