Buying A Car: New or Used?

  Buying a car can be stressful and even a bit overwhelming. Before you even start to look for some new wheels, though, you need to make a decision: new or used? Here are some things to consider when making your decision. ADVANTAGES OF BUYING A NEW CAR Customization. You can pretty much get whatever you …Continue Reading

Insurance in Your 30s: What do You Need?

Your thirties are an exciting time. You might have found a promising career, bought the perfect home or started a family. Your thirties are also an ideal time to shop for insurance. Navigating the ins and outs of the insurance world can get tricky, though, if you don’t have the right information. Here’s what you …Continue Reading

What is Errors and Omissions Insurance?

We’re all human. Unfortunately that means sometimes errors are made. That’s why businesses needs errors and omissions insurance. As a business owner, a minor mistake could result in a major financial loss for your client. Even if your business isn’t at fault for the loss, you could get sued anyway. Errors and Omissions insurance will …Continue Reading

Five Reasons You Need to Protect Yourself with Renter’s Insurance

If you’re renting a home, condo, townhouse, or apartment now or plan to in the future, here are some insurance tips to consider. Renter’s insurance will cover the cost of belongings lost in a fire due to lightning, a windstorm or hailstorm. Losing your belongings in a fire or storm can be devastating. Luckily, those …Continue Reading

Five Life Changes to Tell Your Insurance Agent About

Life is constantly changing, but what does that mean for your insurance needs? Surely they don’t change that often, do they? You might be surprised that an annual review of your insurance policies could provide strategic changes to either enhance your policy or save you money. Here are a few life events that typically warrant …Continue Reading

Seven Things to Consider When Purchasing Homeowner’s Insurance

Choosing the right home and contents (meaning everything in your home) insurance involves more than simply valuing your assets and choosing the cheapest premium. Insurers design different insurance products to suit a broad customer base, so it’s important to make sure the insurance you buy covers those inclusions that are important to you. Here are …Continue Reading

Winter is Coming: Get the Most From Insurance Claims

Winter is coming. (Any Game of Thrones fans out there?) In Michigan, we can get some pretty crazy weather during the colder months, which often leads to some sort of damage to the home. Leaks, floods, ice damage, roof problems from snow accumulation, freeze-thaw damage, etc. can wreak havoc on your home. If the damage is …Continue Reading

How Pet Insurance Can Help You Save

by Abby Meirndorf, Marketing To some people, pets are part of the family. When they get sick or hurt, it’s particularly scary because they can’t tell you what’s wrong. However, receiving those medical bills may be even more scary! Visits to the vet or emergency room with your pet are not cheap. My puppy recently …Continue Reading

4 Post-College Money Struggles

by Abby Meirndorf, Marketing College. It’s the best four years of your life. Everyone warns you, “Enjoy it while it lasts because it flies by.” I should have taken them seriously. College allowed me to be on my own for four years, and the last thing I wanted to do was move back in with …Continue Reading

What to Know About Recreational Vehicle Insurance

by Abby Meirndorf, Marketing Motorcycle insurance, ATV insurance, RV insurance? Yes, if you are looking to purchase a motorcycle, ATV or RV, you must have insurance. It’s mandatory across most of the United States. Usually, the minimum coverage required is liability coverage for any of these vehicles. Of course, there are always more options! Motorcycle: …Continue Reading