Archives for 2015

Planning Tips for the Perfect Holiday Season

For those of us who love family get-togethers, parties and events, this is a favorite time of year. Get started on your planning early so you have a safe and special holiday. At Matthew Cooper Insurance Agency, we have gathered together some great planning tips that will help you make your holiday fun and safe. Holiday Decorating Making your home festive is a lot of... Read Article

The Importance of Movember

Movember is a charity that focuses on men’s’ health issues and invests in both research and support services. To date, the Movember Foundation has raised $559 million in donations, and has been responsible for funding over 800 different programs in 21 countries across the globe. You can easily recognize many of us who are involved in supporting Movember. When you see a man who is... Read Article

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast cancer affects one in eight women, and it is estimated that about 220,000 women are diagnosed each year, according to the National Breast Cancer Foundation. Thankfully, early diagnosis and treatment most often leads to a full recovery. Breast Cancer Awareness Month is an annual campaign to raise awareness of the disease and the critical importance of testing for early detection, as well as to... Read Article

Celebrate Labor Day and Enjoy Time Off

The majority of our lives are spent focusing on work. Even our days off can find us obsessing over various work-related issues – sitting at a computer or watching our smartphones, answering work emails, or planning for an upcoming project or meeting. We have a very hardworking culture in America, and it can be tough to completely “disconnect” over a weekend and get the break... Read Article

School Sports: 5 Reasons to Get Your Kids Involved

School sports are one of most effective ways children learn essential life skills. Sporting activities offer children the opportunity to learn cooperation, teamwork, social skills, and perseverance towards a common goal. As an adult in the working world, these are the qualities found in highly-valued employees. Parents often have legitimate concerns regarding the safety of their children who are involved in school sports. According to... Read Article