3 Second Rule

3 Second Rule

The 3 Second Rule for Safe Following Distance  Rear-end collisions are the most common accidents between vehicles.1 They occur when drivers do nothave enough time to perceive and react safely to slowing or stopped traffic. Increasing your following distance can help give you time to react when someone brakes in front of you. 3 Second Rule […]

Are You Driving Under The Influence Of Your Phone?

Don't Text and Drive

While there are many distractions on the road today, your mobile phone is one of the worst offenders. Take this quiz to test your knowledge about distracted driving and your phone.  Not texting and driving can keep you from getting into accidents and keep your auto insurance rates lower. Take the short quiz by tapping […]

How to Build an Emergency Survival Kit

How to build a survival kit

How to Build an Emergency Survival Kit  When creating an emergency survival kit for the home, consider the supplies you might need to last you and your family for a minimum of three to seven days. In case of emergencies that may require that you leave your home quickly, such as a wildfire, prepare your kit […]

Do I need Rental Car Insurance

Do I need rental car insurance?

Maybe you’ve been here before. You’ve just come off the plane, picked up your baggage and gone to the rental car counter. You’re tired from the flight, about to begin an ambitious vacation or a challenging business project. And, this is the point at which you’re asked, “Do you want insurance with that?” Most travelers, […]

Car Wash – How Often?

Value of Washing Your Car

Clean Your Way to a Longer-Lasting Car Motor vehicle corrosion is a billion-dollar problem in the United States, according to the Federal Highway Administration. And, no wonder. Road salt, tree sap, mud, pollution and even dead bugs and bird poop all contribute to a year-round assault on your vehicle here in South Carolina, potentially leading […]

Finding the Perfect Boat Slip

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Finding the perfect boat slip   If you’re an avid boating enthusiast and you’ve tired of the typically exhausting practice of hauling your boat to and from your favorite body of water like Lake Hartwell, waiting in lines at launch ramps and winching it in and out every time you boat, it may be time […]

Home Security Technology

Home Security Technology

Home Security Technology is Easier — and Better — Than Ever   Think home security technology in Spartanburg, SC is still about bulky camera equipment and wires running all throughout your home? Think again.   Today, things have changed quite a bit, and the playing field has been leveled. Advanced tools and security systems are more accessible and affordable than […]

Classic Cars of the Future

Classic Car of the Future

Do you own a classic car of the future?   There’s nothing quite like driving a speedy, shiny classic car that turns heads and starts conversations. In fact, the beauty and elegance of old collectibles – like the 1964 Aston Martin DB5, the 1963 Corvette Sting Ray and the 1969 Dodge Charger – can be […]

Classic Car

Classic Antique

Modern Insurance for Your Classic Car It takes more than age to make it a classic. A collector car isn’t just a way to get around. It’s an investment that will continue to appreciate in coming years. Not all classic or antique cars are used the same, so Select Source Insurance in  Spartanburg will work with […]

Prepare for Boating Season

Prepare for Boating Season Get started early to get your boat ready for summer   If you love the water, few things are better than boating season.  Prepare for boating season and keep your summer safe.  Summer just wouldn’t be summer without spending those long, hot days on Lake Bowen or Hartwell, cooling off with […]