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Oct 26, 2016, 09:30 ET Help YOUR Community Win a $25,000 Grant and Vote Now

Communities across the United States answered the call from State Farm® to submit causes that would make a positive impact in their neighborhoods....


Oct 17, 2016, 11:00 ET Teens Who Admit to Using Smartphones While Driving Are Also More Prone to Other Risky Driving Behaviors

Over 80 percent of teens said when surveyed that they use their smartphones while driving. According to a new report from State Farm, American...


Sep 27, 2016, 06:00 ET Salude a sus vecinos en el día del buen vecino

La mayoría de los vecinos quiere relacionarse mejor entre ellos, pero un 34 por ciento de hispanos se avergüenza de conocer tan pocos...


Sep 27, 2016, 06:00 ET "Say Hello" To Your Neighbors On Good Neighbor Day

 Most neighbors want to have a better relationship with one another but 36 percent of Americans are embarrassed they know so few of their...


Sep 19, 2016, 08:28 ET LOOK OUT! Deer Damage can be Costly!

 In many U.S. states, drivers are all too familiar with deer crossing signs, but do they really know how close the danger may be? State Farm...


Aug 30, 2016, 09:00 ET Going Back to School is Stressful for Children Caring for Disabled or Elderly Family

 Going back to school is a mixed bag of emotions for most children; a blend of excitement to see friends again and disappointment that the...


Jul 29, 2016, 15:06 ET State Farm® Planea Contratación Adicional

 State Farm está creciendo y necesita empleados de primera que crezcan con nosotros. En el 2016, State Farm planea contratar a más de...


Jul 29, 2016, 15:05 ET Additional Hiring Planned at State Farm®

State Farm plans to hire more than 1,000 new associates for positions at their Marina Heights (AZ) and City Line (TX) locations. The insurer is...


Jul 29, 2016, 09:00 ET Additional Hiring Planned At State Farm®

State Farm plans to hire more than 1,000 new associates at their Marina Heights location in 2016. The insurer is seeking top-notch applicants for...


Jul 29, 2016, 09:00 ET Additional Hiring Planned At State Farm® City Line

State Farm plans to hire more than 1,000 new associates at its City Line location in 2016. The insurer is seeking top-notch applicants for...


Jul 28, 2016, 15:14 ET Nevada DMV Launches Teen Driver Safety Program with Help from State Farm®

The Nevada Department of Motor Vehicles has teamed up with State Farm to launch a new program that provides parents and guardians with a simple,...


Jul 27, 2016, 10:00 ET Have the Power and Technology to Weather Any Power Outage

 On July 25, Generac began offering an exclusive, limited-time offer that will help State Farm customers prepare for utility power...


Jun 13, 2016, 12:02 ET State Farm® Board Elects Tipsord Chairman

 Today, the State Farm Mutual Board of Directors unanimously elected CEO Michael Tipsord to the position of Chairman of the Board. ...


May 11, 2016, 15:57 ET State Farm® pagó $118 millones, un récord en reclamos por lesiones relacionadas con perros en 2015

 Uno de los accidentes más traumatizantes que alguien puede sufrir es una mordedura o lesión causada por el mejor amigo del hombre....


May 11, 2016, 15:34 ET State Farm® Paid Record $118 Million for Dog-Related Injury Claims in 2015

 One of the most traumatizing accidents that can happen to anyone is being bitten or injured by man's best friend. Dog-related injuries result...


May 02, 2016, 12:00 ET 2016 Arson Awareness Week - Fighting Wildfires with Awareness, Education, and Dogs

 The National Interagency Fire Center reported 68,151 wildfires in the United States last year, scorching more than 10 million acres of land. A...


Feb 26, 2016, 11:27 ET State Farm® Announces 2015 Financial Results

 The State Farm property-casualty (P-C) companies reported an underwriting loss of $2.1 billion in 2015 on earned premium of $58.6 billion,...


Feb 25, 2016, 09:00 ET State Farm® provides support to LISC with new $4 million grant

 State Farm and the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) have announced an expanded effort to build economic opportunity in struggling...


Feb 01, 2016, 11:00 ET State Farm® Introduces Transportation Network Company Driver Coverage in Colorado

Beginning February 8, 2016, State Farm will offer customers a new endorsement in Colorado to help fill insurance gaps for policyholders who use...


Dec 15, 2015, 08:00 ET State Farm® And Canary Announce Home Monitoring Program For First Responders

State Farm, the nation's largest insurer, and Canary, the fastest growing home security startup, launched a new campaign called "Protect the...


Dec 08, 2015, 00:01 ET Distracted Driving Trends: Use Of Hand-Held Cellphones For Talking Decreasing, Increasing For Internet And Social Media

 According to the annual survey conducted by State Farm, drivers continue to be in favor of laws restricting cellphone use while driving, yet...


Nov 12, 2015, 09:00 ET ¡Más vale prevenir que lamentar! Deshágase de cosas que no sirven y equipe su cajuela con artículos de emergencia

BLOOMINGTON, Illinois, 12 de noviembre de 2015 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- El Día de Acción de Gracias es en dos semanas, y...


Nov 12, 2015, 09:00 ET Turkeys and Dipping Mercury Mean Time for a Trunk Transformation!

BLOOMINGTON, Ill., Nov. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/-- Thanksgiving is just two weeks away, and along with the increased holiday travel, turkey and all...


Oct 19, 2015, 07:00 ET ¿Qué haría que los jóvenes dejaran de enviar mensajes de texto al manejar? La preocupación por chocar

Al celebrar la Semana Nacional de Seguridad de Conductores Adolescentes, State Farm compartió los resultados de una encuesta reciente de...


Oct 19, 2015, 07:00 ET Teens were asked what would stop them from texting while driving. Their top answer: they worry about crashing.

In observance of National Teen Driver Safety Week, State Farm released the results of a recent survey of young drivers ages 16-19.  The focus...