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We Love Fort Point!
Fort Point
We can’t get enough of the amazing restaurants here in the Fort Point Section of Boston! From Mexican, to French, to Vietnamese, Fort Point has something for everyone. Our...
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April Events in Massachusetts
MASSACHUSETTS EVENTS APRIL 2015
Enjoy the start of spring with these awesome activities!  From fantastic festivals to stunning shows, Massachusetts is full of exciting events.  Check out MassDrive’s top 5 must-see events happening...
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Top 5 Benefits of Using an Independent Insurance Agent
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No one loves shopping for insurance.  It can be confusing, complicated and hard to figure out exactly what you need. On one hand, you want to save money, but on...
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Safety Tips: Driving in the Rain
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Furry Friend Friday
Furry Friend Friday With Bosco!
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It’s our favorite day of the week again, Furry Friend Friday!  Our special guest this week is extra cute if you ask us, he’s a 7 month-old schnauzer mix...
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Furry Friend Friday With Elvira!
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We’re back with your Friday pick-me-up!  Our special guest for today’s Furry Friend Friday interview is named Elvira!  This pretty lady is a 3 year-old cat who’s up for...
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Flood Insurance Myths Debunked

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Not knowing the facts on flood insurance can end up costing you your life savings. Review the flood insurance myths we debunked so you know the facts about how to protect your biggest assets. Myth: Flood Insurance is only for those who live in high risks areas. Unfortunately, this is not true- 25% of flood claims are for homes NOT in flood plains. While people think you must live in a flood plain to get flood insurance, this is also not true. Almost anyone who wants flood insurance can get it. Myth: Homeowner’s policy will cover flood damage. Your standard homeowner’s policy and umbrella policies will not cover flood damage. Flood and earthquake damage must be purchased separately. This leads to our next myth: Myth: All water damage is treated the same. Certain types of water damage are covered under flood insurance, while others are covered under your homeowner’s... [...]
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Top 5 Benefits of Using an Independent Insurance Agent

Top 5 benefits on independent agent
No one loves shopping for insurance.  It can be confusing, complicated and hard to figure out exactly what you need. On one hand, you want to save money, but on the other you want to make sure you and your family are fully covered. An independent insurance agent can help with all of these concerns and so much more. Here are the top 5 benefits of using an independent insurance agent: Cost! - An independent insurance agent can shop around for you from multiple carriers.  They are able to look for the best combination of price, coverage and service by having a huge selection of carriers to choose from.  An agent does the work for you to find you the best price. Their loyalty lies with the customer. – Unlike captive agents, who are committed to the one carrier they must sell policies for; independent agents are committed to making... [...]
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We Love Fort Point!

Fort Point
We can’t get enough of the amazing restaurants here in the Fort Point Section of Boston! From Mexican, to French, to Vietnamese, Fort Point has something for everyone. Our fabulous customer service rep Chrissy is here to share with us a few of her favorite restaurants in the area. Bon Me- Chrissy’s favorite spot for lunch has to be Bon Me for its delicious food and great atmosphere. Starting with just one food truck a few years, Bon Me now has one of its own brick and mortar locations in Fort Point just a few blocks from our office. This unique Vietnamese restaurant offers sandwiches served on crusty baguettes, rice and noodle bowls, salads and much more. It can be hard to choose from the amazingly delicious and creative fillings ranging from spice rubbed chicken to roasted soy and paprika tofu, to Justin’s Jamaican jerk chicken! Papagayo- This delicious... [...]
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April Events in Massachusetts

MASSACHUSETTS EVENTS APRIL 2015
Enjoy the start of spring with these awesome activities!  From fantastic festivals to stunning shows, Massachusetts is full of exciting events.  Check out MassDrive’s top 5 must-see events happening this month! Big Apple Circus Various dates throughout April: Boston, MA The Big Apple Circus’s new show Metamorphosis will transform you into a realm of of enchantment and illusion! In the dreamlike tent where no one sits more than 50 feet from the ring, the entire show will enthrall you.  Come see the Flying Trapeze, the razzle-dazzle of the Rolla-Bolla, the dynamo of the Diablo, the risky rhythms of the Risley team, the cunning conjurors of the Quick-Change, and the incredible flexible limbs of the Contortionists! Festival of Flowers April 9 – April 12: Springfield, MA For art and floral enthusiasts alike, this show features over 50 works of art, science, or history reinterpreted by floral designers. From landscapes to... [...]
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Easter Events Around Massachusetts!

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Happy Easter weekend!   As Easter Sunday approaches, so do all the fun Easter Egg events. Bring your kids to one of the many amazing events going on around Massachusetts! Here are the details for a few of the fun filled events this weekend. Special Needs Easter Egg Hunt 2015 400 Heath St, Chestnut Hill, MA, 02467 (562) 217-2510 April 4, 2015 (11 am – 3 pm) Free- Registration required Story Heights is hosting their 2nd annual special needs Easter egg hunt! Your kids will love taking photos with the Easter Bunny, getting their face painted, searching for eggs and much more. There are even some special events for the Adults as well. While the event is free and open to the public, registration is required online at storyheights.com. Easter Egg Scavenger Hunt Quincy Market Colonnade, Boston, MA (617) 523-1300 April 4, 2015 (10 am – 12 pm) Free- Registration... [...]
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Best Place to See Spring Bloom in Massachusetts

Best Places to see Spring bloom
Spring has finally arrived! As the weather starts warms up, Massachusetts begins to bloom with flowers. Enjoy the beautiful start of spring at these amazing gardens and parks! 1. Boston Public Garden Located in the heart of Boston, the Public Garden offers rotational plantings throughout the spring and summer months.  One visit wont be enough to see the blooming trees and fresh flowers. As the first public botanical garden in America, this green and flowering oasis in the heart of a great metropolis has become a Boston icon. After you stroll through the garden, be sure to ride a swan boat to get the full affect of this beautiful park! 2. Mount Auburn Cemetery This National Historic Landmark provides wonderful flowers, and amazing blooming cherry trees. Well known both for its architectural elements and the fame of some of its interred residents, including Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and Oliver Wendell... [...]
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Safety Tips: Driving in the Rain

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Get your Home Ready For Spring Checklist

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Use this checklist to get your house ready for the spring weather! [...]
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We Love Fort Point!

Fort Point
We can’t stop raving about our neighbors here in the Fort Point section of Boston, there are so many great bakeries, restaurants, shops, and more, all in the same neighborhood as our office!  Our awesome sales agent, Jeff is here to tell us about a few of his favorite spots in the area: The Club by George Forman III- Jeff loves this addition to the Fort Point Chanel. This new gym features over 130 classes, great trainers and fun workouts. The Club is located just a quick minute away from our office making it a popular place to work out for our team at MassDrive. This boxing gym created by George Forman offers unique training packages that are sure energize and excite you. If boxing isn’t your thing, The Club offers a variety of work outs from yoga, to spinning to circuit training. Sweet Green – Located on Congress... [...]
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10 Best Road Trips in America

Road Trips
With the weather so grim and cold and warmer temps and longer days on their way, it can be nice to daydream about going on an amazing vacation. One of the best ways to make the most of a vacation is by driving your way through beautiful beach towns, rugged cliffs, stunning mountains, and breathtaking scenery.  America has such a wide variety of landscapes and cultures that you’re sure to have unforgettable experiences with each of these amazing road trips. Pacific Coast Highway, California: About 300 Miles  The Pacific Coast Highway spans the entire length of the West Coast with amazing views of the Pacific Ocean and mountains. Heading south to north will guarantee amazing sites the entire way for the driver, but either way you will not be disappointed. Starting in Southern California, you’ll wind your way though a skinny road with ocean views on the left, and... [...]
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