Archives for 2014

Meet the Farm Behind the White House Christmas Tree

Many people feel pressure around the holidays. But imagine if you had to grow, cut down and deliver a Christmas tree to the leader of the free world. Yet that’s exactly what Crystal Spring Tree Farm in Lehighton, Pennsylvania, recently did. The farm, which has business insurance with Erie Insurance through T.W. Cooper Insurance Group in Lehighton, has a lot to celebrate. In addition to... Read Article

ERIE Offering Free Pedicab Rides at the Mall at Robinson This Weekend

Holiday shopping can take a toll on your energy. Fortunately, you can kick back a little if you’re shopping at the Mall at Robinson in Pittsburgh this weekend. Erie Insurance is sponsoring free pedicab rides during these dates and times this weekend: Friday, Dec. 19: 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 20: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 21: 10 a.m. to 6... Read Article

Ridesharing Services are Picking Up

Click on the picture above to see the full ridesharing infographic. Ridesharing – [rahyd-shair-ing]* Noun 1. An act or instance of sharing rides or transportation. 2. Services that arrange one-time shared rides on short notice via smartphone apps. 3. One of the hottest and fastest growing trends in transportation. According to the Future Advisor Blog, Uber and Lyft – the two largest ridesharing companies in... Read Article

Golfing for Good Causes at the ERIE Charity Challenge

How do you measure success? How about 284 golfers, 8,712 holes played, 285 ERIE volunteers, 48 charities and more than $92,000 for charity? Those are some of the numbers behind ERIE’s Charity Challenge Golf Tournament, which celebrated its fifth anniversary on Sept. 8. This year, more than 100 golfers participated in the ERIE-sponsored tournament at the Kahkwa Club in Erie, Pa. Twenty-seven area businesses sponsored... Read Article

Why Life Insurance? 7 Things Your Policy Covers

Life insurance is something people in many different situations and stages of life should consider. Even knowing this, you may still wonder why life insurance would be a good fit for you. Check out the following list to understand what kinds of expenses life insurance can cover. You and your loved ones will have greater peace of mind knowing exactly why life insurance could play... Read Article