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Aug 18, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Living with Confidence and Independence: Tech Start-Up Lively™ Plugs into State Farm® through new Connected Care program

Advances in home security and technology have allowed people to feel more confident about the safety of their family, pets, and belongings when...

Jul 20, 2015, 08:00 ET
An instructor reviews a student’s driving score in Driver Feedback Instructor Edition

State Farm® releases Driver Feedback™ Instructor Edition mobile app, now available free on iOS and Android platforms

Driver Feedback™ Instructor Edition, a free mobile app developed by State Farm®, is now available for both iOS and Android mobile...

Jul 01, 2015, 15:00 ET
Canary is a smart home monitoring solution that lets you see and hear what's happening using wide-angle HD monitoring, high-quality audio, motion detection, as well as temperature, humidity, and air quality readings.

State Farm® Teams Up With Canary To Bring Customers Exclusive Offers

 State Farm is expanding its footprint in the home monitoring space by joining forces with Canary, an all-in-one security solution. State Farm...

Jun 30, 2015, 09:00 ET

Planifique Proteger a Sus Valiosos Pasajeros

 El verano se acerca, lo cual significa que los peatones, mascotas, bicicletas y motocicletas están transitando, lo que requiere que los...

Jun 30, 2015, 09:00 ET
Never leave kids & pets in a hot car!

Plan to Protect Your Precious Passengers

 Summer is upon us, which means pedestrians, pets, bicycles and motorcycles are out in force, requiring drivers to be even more cautious. No...

Jun 19, 2015, 15:30 ET

¿Asombrado por los daños ocasionados por los rayos? ¡Usted no está solo!

 Podría ser que los rayos no parezcan tan destructivos como otros desastres naturales, sin embargo, la caída de rayos puede causar...

Jun 18, 2015, 09:00 ET
Lightning striking ground in Bloomington, IL

Shocked by Lightning Damage? You Aren't Alone!

 Lightning may not seem as destructive as other natural disasters, yet a strike can cause serious damage to business equipment and electrical...

Jun 16, 2015, 06:00 ET
40 State Farm Neighborhood Assist grant winners announced!

Millions of Votes Cast for a Million Dollars

 More than 192,000 people took to Facebook and cast 6.2 million votes vying to bring a $25k grant to their neighborhoods. State Farm is proud...

Jun 16, 2015, 06:00 ET

Millones de votos emitidos para un millón de dólares

 Más de 192,000 personas acudieron a Facebook y emitieron 6.2 millones de votos compitiendo para llevar una subvención de $25 mil a...

Jun 04, 2015, 12:03 ET
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State Farm® Announces Leadership Transition

 State Farm Chairman and CEO Edward B. Rust Jr. announced today that Michael Tipsord, State Farm president and chief operating officer, will...

May 21, 2015, 09:00 ET
State Farm Releases Top Causes of Boat Damage and Urges Safety When on the Water.

Is a Whale or a Tree Stump More Likely to Sink Your Boat?

 Captain Ahab may have had his ship sunk by a mighty white whale but submerged objects such as trees and rocks cause more damage to boats than...

May 14, 2015, 14:07 ET

A majority of Canadians say distracted driving is a problem; it's just not their problem

New Survey by State Farm probes distracted driving habits of Canadians AURORA, ON, May 14, 2015 /CNW/ - Times have changed. More than half of...

May 14, 2015, 09:00 ET
Children are 50% of all dog bite victims; Dog Bite Prevention Week is May 17-23

Do Dogs Like Hugs? Knowing the Correct Answer May Prevent a Dog Bite

 When Hunter Keane was seven years old, he was bitten on the nose by a family dog. Now fourteen years old, Hunter and his family understand it...

May 14, 2015, 09:00 ET

¿Es Bueno Abrazar a un Perro? La Respuesta Podría Prevenir una Mordida

 Cuando Hunter Keane tuvo siete años de edad, fue mordido en la nariz por el perro de la familia. Ahora a los catorce años...

May 14, 2015, 06:00 ET

¡Vote Ahora para Ayudar a su Comunidad Ganar $25,000!

Las comunidades en todos los Estados Unidos respondieron al llamado de State Farm® para presentar causas que podrían tener un...

May 14, 2015, 06:00 ET
200 causes need your vote to win $25k from State Farm Neighborhood Assist

Help YOUR Community Win $25,000 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...

May 01, 2015, 16:43 ET
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What States Are At Risk for Wildfires in 2015?

 Wildfires are a serious risk to property and lives in every state in the country. Last year alone the National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC)...

Apr 30, 2015, 08:30 ET
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Man's Best Friend Helps to Sniff out Arson Crime

 When Daisy is called to a fire scene, she knows that work comes first and socializing with fire fighters comes second. It can be tough for...

Apr 30, 2015, 08:30 ET

El mejor amigo del hombre ayuda con su olfato a rastrear crímenes de incendio premeditado

Cuando a Daisy la llaman a la escena de un incendio, ella sabe que el trabajo está primero y que socializar con los bomberos queda en segundo...

Apr 21, 2015, 09:00 ET
Get wet weather wise and #DriveN2Spring safely.

Drive into spring with wet weather wisdom!

 Spring storm season has arrived which means it's important all drivers understand that any amount of rain can cause...