Summer 2015
Weather Center

Tropical Summer

When hurricanes are downgraded to a tropical storm, your safety and the safety of your homes are still at risk.
Member Benefits

Click here to check out these exclusive offers for Texas Farm Bureau members.

Summer 2015
Security and Safety

Playing it Safe at the Lake

Here’s what you need to know to stay safe on the water this summer.
Summer 2015
Security and Safety

Commitment to Those Who Serve

Sometimes it’s the simple gestures of thanks that make the greatest impact.
LAKE TRAVIS

The infinity pool at Travaasa Austin resort offers a breathtaking view of Lake Travis, the freshwater reservoir nestled among the lush landscape of Texas Hill
Country. Though lake levels continue to be low, much fun in the sun can be had at this Texas treasure.
Photo by Elizabeth Lavin

Summer 2015
Summer 2015
Security and Safety

Home Alone

Summer 2015
Summer 2015
Texas Living

Going Beyond Putting Out Fires

Summer 2015
Summer 2015
Texas Living

The Truth About Turf

Summer 2015
Summer 2015
Security and Safety

Distracted Driving: Get Smart

Summer 2015
Weather Center

A High-Water Cure

What’s a homeowner to do after a flood? We break down the recovery process step-by-step.
Summer 2015
Texas Living

Adult Education

Preparing your college-bound child for the coursework to come is vital for creating a good student, but preparing her for the crash course in adulthood that lies ahead may actually be the key to a bright future.
Summer 2015
Texas Living

The Big Disconnect

Face-to-face communication is necessary for the healthy development of children and teenagers. Try these strategies to unplug your kids from phones, tablets, and TVs.
Summer 2015
Weather Center

Weathering the Storm

Have a game plan when hurricanes hit home.
Summer 2015
Texas Living

5 Ways Extreme Heat Hurts Your Car

Truth be told, regular maintenance helps most modern cars make it through the worst that summer has to offer.
Summer 2015
Texas Living

Summer Ed

A summer job is a great way for teens to try on career choices and discover more about their personal likes and dislikes. A menial job that isn’t mentally challenging, for example, may encourage them to work harder in school and go to college to pursue a career they enjoy. It’s also a chance to look beyond their own interests and discover the importance of doing a good job for their employer.
Summer 2015
Texas Living

Defend Your Home with These Fire-Resistant Plants

Homeowners can make good choices when it comes to their vegetation — decisions that can go a long way to protecting their homes.
Summer 2015
Insurance and Finance

Becoming a Landlord

You’ll also need to consider the fact that your tenant can (and probably will) call you at all hours of the day and night if they have a problem. Some owners hire a management company to handle the day-to-day maintenance and rent collection for this reason.