Jonathan Geissler June 28, 2017 No Comments

Estate Planning: Judelson, Giordano and Siegel, CPA, PC

Judelson, Giordano and Siegel, CPA, PC is more than just a highly respected Hudson Valley accounting firm; they are business advisers, reaching beyond the numbers to address core business concepts and operational matters that impact the growth and protection of their clients’ businesses and assets. When they accepted our request to share their wisdom with […]

Jonathan Geissler June 28, 2017 No Comments

Protect Your Summer Fun

Consider boat or watercraft insurance during the riskiest time of the year.   Whether you’re on the road or on the water, accidents happen. Summer is a season of fun and leisure; a chance to enjoy long weekends with friends and family. But it’s also the riskiest season of the year. In the same manner […]

Jonathan Geissler June 28, 2017 No Comments

Protect Your Home During Summer Vacation

Summer – that time of the year to get away for a much-needed vacation! It’s also that time of the year you leave your home unattended for a few days, or sometimes weeks. Before you head out, make sure that you mitigate the risks that come with leaving your home unoccupied for an extended period of […]

Jonathan Geissler June 21, 2017 No Comments

New York State Paid Family Leave (PFL)

The New York State Paid Family Leave (PFL) is an employee paid benefit that provides eight weeks (increasing to 12 weeks by 2021) of job-protected, paid leave within any 52-week period to address family related issues. The program provides wage replacement to employees to help them bond with a child, care for a relative with a serious health condition, or […]

Jonathan Geissler June 16, 2017 No Comments

History of Father’s Day

Time to Honor Dad Marked on the third Sunday of June in the United States (and in many other countries), Father’s Day was first celebrated in 1910 to complement Mother’s Day. The occasion was created by Sonora Smart Dodd of Spokane, Washington, who wanted to honor her father, Civil War veteran William Jackson Smart. Although Dodd […]

Jonathan Geissler May 30, 2017 No Comments

Why We’re Here

Behind every Seely & Durland licensed independent agent is a human being and neighbor who truly wants to make a difference. Each day, we strive to provide our clients with protection from the darkest and dreariest moments in their lives, such as: A car accident incurring tens of thousands of dollars in medical fees that […]

Jonathan Geissler May 23, 2017 No Comments

Cyber Protection for Your Small Business

Does your organization use some form of technology to do business? If so, you face cyber risk every day. Consider this… Thousands of cyber attacks are launched every second. Don’t believe us? Check out this map displaying global cyber attacks in real time. You can actually watch the action as it happens! The attacks are represented by […]

Jonathan Geissler May 23, 2017 No Comments

Protect Yourself from Cyber Risk

Cyber risk is increasing rapidly for everyone – and not just for business and organizations. As consumers in this digital age, we open doorways to cyberattacks at every online or in-store credit card purchase with more of our personal information tying to corporate retail data. As smart home technology expands, we become more susceptible to attacks […]

Jonathan Geissler May 23, 2017 1 Comment

Prevent Your Business from Falling Victim to a Cyberattack

“Expect the unexpected.” It’s a long-running mantra by which many run their business. As cybersecurity experts have predicted an increase in data breaches, the recent WannaCry incident which impacted 300,000 computers in 150 countries confirmed what many have feared: cyberattacks are not unexpected anymore. Given the highly connected environments in which we work, cyber risk […]