What Makes a Great Insurance Agent?

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What Makes a Great Insurance Agent?

When you are shopping for any type of insurance, you are going to want the help and advice of someone who understands the insurance business and who is truly interested in helping you protect yourself rather than making the most money. Unfortunately some insurance agents are in the business for their own benefit and will not tell you when you are paying too much or are buying insurance that you simply don't need. I am a former insurance agent, and I have seen the best and worst. This blog is about noticing red flags when it comes to sneaky insurance sales people and about finding the signs of a truly good agent.


When Is The Best Time To Shop For Car Insurance?

When you buy car insurance, you probably want the best rate. Even though your rate stays the same for six months or a year, what insurance companies would offer you if you bought a new policy is always changing. Here are the best times to shop for car insurance. Not Necessarily When Your Policy Is Up for Renewal When you get the bill to renew your auto insurance policy has nothing to do with when you can get the best price. Read More 

Choices You Will Have When Buying Homeowner’s Insurance

A lot of people find that buying insurance is not an easy process, as there are a lot of questions to answer and decisions to make. As you prepare to buy a policy for your home, you will also have choices to make, and here are four different ones that an agent will likely ask you to make. The amount of coverage you have One choice you will have is the amount of coverage you want for your house and for your belongings. Read More 

4 Tips To Protect Your Business From The Impact Of Employee Injuries

You probably value the people who work for your business, and it's probably important to you for them to stay safe and injury-free while on the job. Plus, you could be concerned about the impact that employee injuries can have on your business. For example, you could be worried about having to pay expensive medical bills or about being sued. If you would like to protect your business from the possible impact of employee injuries, these tips can help. Read More 

3 Things You Need To Know About Mechanical Breakdown Insurance

When it comes to car insurance, there are a lot of different types of coverage that you can add to your insurance policy. One of the least known kinds of auto insurance coverage is mechanical breakdown insurance (MBI).   What Mechanical Breakdown Insurance Covers When your car breaks down unexpectedly, it can be expensive to deal with all of the repairs. When something happens to your car that you didn't plan for, in addition to being a car disaster, it can also be a financial disaster. Read More 

Top Reasons To Purchase Life Insurance In Your 30s

Many people do not even begin looking for life insurance until they are in their 40s or 50s, but this is not really a good idea to wait this long. It is better to buy a policy when you are younger, and a lot of people are now purchasing policies when they are in their 30s. If you are in your 30s and think you do not need life insurance, here are several reasons you should consider that will likely help you see that buying life insurance right now is a good idea. Read More