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Flood insurance: Essential to consider, even if you don’t live in a zone now!

Flood insurance: Essential to consider, even if you don’t live in a zone now!

Even without waterfront property, you may still need flood insurance. Find out why, and where to buy it.




What a Home Inspector WON’T Check

What a Home Inspector WON’T Check

When buying a home, hiring a qualified inspector is a no-brainer. However, home inspection certification is voluntary, so be careful who you hire.




3 Precautions to Avoid Awry DIY

3 Precautions to Avoid Awry DIY

Do-it-yourself projects can save you money, but if you’re buying someone else’s DIY home, there are some precautions you should take before signing on the dotted line.




The Biggest Insurance Surprises for New Homeowners

The Biggest Insurance Surprises for New Homeowners
Don't be surprised by homeowner insurance requirements, or lack of.  Whether you’re a new homeowner or a seasoned one, your house needs to be covered with an insurance policy to protect your investment. 



Keep your child safe, secure in proper seat

Keep your child safe, secure in proper seat

Child safety should always be at the forefront of any parent’s mind. Virginia’s passenger safety law states that all children under the age of 8 must be properly secured in a child restraint device when traveling in a motor vehicle. Virginia law is based entirely on age, according to Drive Smart Virginia. Virginia Farm Bureau was one of six Virginia insurance companies that founded that organization in 1995.





Flood and Earthquake Coverage: Who Needs It?

Flood and Earthquake Coverage: Who Needs It?

Yes, here in Virginia we do experience earthquakes and floods, but do you really need earthquake and flood insurance? Is the risk worth the savings?




Emergency Family Communication

Emergency Family Communication

According to FEMA creating your Family Emergency Communication Plan starts with one simple question: “What if?”




Fall Home Maintenance Checklist

Fall Home Maintenance Checklist

It's time for Virginia homeowners to think about fall maintenance.




14 Easy Ways to Avoid Accidents This Winter

14 Easy Ways to Avoid Accidents This Winter

Brush up on your winter driving skills with our 14 easy ways to avoid auto accidents this winter!




Winterize your home to prevent damage from Old Man Winter

Winterize your home to prevent damage from Old Man Winter

Water damage to homes is especially common when temperatures plummet. Ice and snow can cause homeowners thousands of dollars in damages each year. Renters should be on the lookout as well; water damage causes a major inconvenience when carpets are soaked (or worse).




Get an Insurance Quote

Whether auto, home, life, or health, Virginia Farm Bureau Insurance has you covered. Get an insurance quote today.

Smart Start

Teen Driver Discount Program

Get your teenagers’ driving career off to a great start while saving on your auto insurance premiums with our Smart Start Program.