Category Archive for ‘Agent Resources’

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Ready to disconnect? An out-of-office message can work for you

Thanks to modern technology, we can connect to clients and colleagues virtually anytime, anywhere. But what happens when we must disconnect? Setting up a professional automatic reply email message helps ensure others can keep working and your business keeps growing. Before running out the door for a well-deserved vacation or

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When “hunker down” isn’t enough: Hurricane prep for small businesses

Before the first reporter pleas for viewers to “hunker down,” businesses need to be ready to protect their property and personnel in the event of a hurricane. For businesses, storm prep is more involved than boarding up windows and buying flashlight batteries. A thorough review of insurance coverage is necessary

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Vacant Homes are Not Vacant of Risk

Homeowners leave their properties vacant for a host of reasons. A vacant home is a prime target for theft, vandalism, or other damage. Before homeowners pack up the final box, a call to their insurance agent is in order to secure proper coverage for their newly-vacated property. Once a home

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Artisan Contractor Insurance Quote in Five Easy Steps

The construction industry is looking stronger today after a recession leaving many construction professionals out of business. Fortunately, the industry is on the rebound, so artisan contractors such as painters, plumbers, electricians, carpenters, roofers, and drywall installers are back to work and in need of insurance. Now. For insurance agents

Dwelling Insurance: Ideal Coverage for Investment Properties

With the upturn in the housing market, more people are getting back into the investment property game. Owners of habitational property with less than five units – single family homes, duplexes, or small apartment buildings – should consider a dwelling insurance policy to protect their real estate investments. Dwelling insurance

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Insurance Fundamentals for Youth Sports Organizations

Participating in youth sports nurtures children’s minds and bodies and is often the cornerstone for lasting memories of friendship and competition. What starts as a weekly after-school soccer game can grow to a competitive traveling league leading to college scholarships. Regardless of the intensity of the competition, it’s the commitment

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Home-Based Business Insurance Protects Home and Business

There’s no place like home, but working from home can be more complex than firing up the laptop at the kitchen table. Small business owners operating out of their homes need to protect their personal and professional assets against losses from theft, injury, loss of data, or lawsuits. Many home-based

Insurance Essentials for Non-Profit Organizations

Non-profit organizations (NPOs) provide a helping hand to individuals in need and enrich the communities in which they serve. Youth sports leagues, senior recreation centers, churches, community theaters, museums, and historical societies touch the lives of so many while asking for little in return. This selfless service, however, does not

Special Event Insurance for Holiday Events: Protects Pumpkins, Ghouls, Mazes and More

Special event insurance isn’t just for weddings and hole-in-one competitions. As the season for holiday festivals, parades, corn mazes, and Christmas tree lots approaches, small business owners and non-profit organizations need help protecting their investment from liability lawsuits. For a relatively small premium, an individual or organization can protect itself