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ASL Named Five-Star MGA for Excellence in Products and Service

Atlantic Specialty Lines is one of the nation’s top rated MGA, according to a recent report by Insurance Business America. The publication surveyed thousands of insurance agents across the nation to rate the performance of MGAs in seven categories. Of the hundreds of MGAs rated, 30 stood out from the

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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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Lessor’s Risk Insurance: Sign the Lease & Sign the Policy

Real estate is often viewed as a safe, long-term investment. Whether it’s a modest single family home or a massive 100,000-square-foot warehouse, investment property can provide rental income and then can be sold later for significant gains. Before handing over the keys to tenants, property owners should secure the right

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ASL Producer Profile: Vince Demshar

Reliable. Quick. Professional. Up for a challenge. Always working. Vince Demshar zips down the halls at Atlantic Specialty Lines, smartphone in hand, one hour before anyone else has come into the office. As ASL’s top producing broker, Vince regularly connects with about 100 independent insurance agents throughout Florida in need

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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