Jonathan Geissler January 3, 2018 No Comments

An Insurance To-Do List for 2018

Improving Your Financial Health   Let’s face it — your New Years resolution to eat healthier, exercise more, or work a little less doesn’t always last the full calendar year. There are, however, several steps you can take right now that will have long-range, positive implications on your financial health. Insurance serves as a financial […]

Jonathan Geissler March 27, 2017 1 Comment

The 3 Biggest Spring Vehicle Risks in the Hudson Valley

The latest Farmers Insurance Seasonal Smarts Digest uses the last four years’ worth of auto claims data from roads around the country and in the Tri-State Area to highlight some of the most common hazards drivers face during the spring season. Farmers’ claims data from 2013-2016 identified the three major trouble spots between March and May for […]

Jonathan Geissler March 2, 2017 No Comments

Get Better Value for Your Insurance Dollars After an Accident

  A car accident is a stressful and scary event, as several questions race through your mind at once. Should I approach the driver? Should I move my car? Do I call the police? When should I make a claim? Hopefully, you’ve established a high level of trust with your insurance agency and the claims specialist representing […]

Jonathan Geissler February 13, 2017 No Comments

Do You Trust Your Insurance Claims Specialist?

There are many reasons why you should choose an independent insurance agency, but claims support may just be the most important. This is especially true here in the Hudson Valley region, where homeowners, drivers, and business owners turn to their local independent insurance professionals to handle the protection of their assets. Enter, Linda Decker. Linda, […]

Michelle Dixon November 20, 2013 1 Comment

Common At-fault and Not-at-fault Auto Claims

When individuals are involved in an accident, they are sometimes unsure whether they were the ones at fault or not. Here are a few common at-fault situations: If you are driving in a rush and decide to tailgate the driver in front of you, and they need to abruptly hit the brakes resulting in you rear-ending them, […]

Michelle Dixon July 2, 2013 No Comments

How to Boost Your Credit and Lower Insurance Rates!

Credit scores are used so lenders can predict how likely a borrower is to repay a loan and/or make payments on time. Where your credit lies will impact your insurance rates. Freescore.com gives the following on what is considered “good” and “bad” credit: Good credit score: 680 and Up Average credit score: 620 to 679 […]