Jonathan Geissler August 23, 2018 No Comments

When and How Much Money Should You Invest

This blog post has been provided by Christopher Piekarz, Marketing and Administrative Intern, Summer, 2018 You just graduated from college and have your first full-time job lined up.  If you’re lucky, your new employer may put some of your income into a 401k and/or Roth IRA. However, as an entry level employee, that is very […]

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 October 23, 2017 No Comments

Product Recalls: Are You Covered?

Recalls Don’t Have to End Your Business   A manufacturer’s main focus is to produce quality products that consistently meet or exceed customer expectations. Unfortunately, even for the very best, things can go wrong, whether it’s a storm delaying delivery, a defect with raw materials, or a manufacturing process breakdown. If the unexpected happens, there […]

Jonathan Geissler August 11, 2017 No Comments

Managing Your Product Liability Risks

A product lawsuit can completely destroy a company, even when the complaint is entirely frivolous. Every year, defective, faulty, contaminated, or misused products cause serious injuries, accidents, property damage, business interruption, and oftentimes negative publicity and loss of goodwill. Making sure your product is safe from risks can seem like an overwhelming task. However, the […]

Jonathan Geissler July 28, 2017 No Comments

Boost Your Credit Score to Lower Insurance Rates

Credit scores are used so lenders can predict how likely a borrower is to repay a loan or make payments on time. Where your credit lies will impact your insurance rates. WHY does credit score affect insurance premiums? Research shows that people with low credit scores pose more of a risk to insurance companies than those with […]

Jonathan Geissler July 12, 2017 No Comments

Online Shopping Safety Tips

It is important to take steps to protect yourself when shopping online   As consumers in this digital age, we open doorways to cyber attacks whenever we shop online with more of our personal information exposed and tied to corporate retail data. With that in mind, here are some quick tips to ensure a safe online shopping […]

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 May 19, 2017 No Comments

How Does Electronic Funds Transfer Save You Money on Your Insurance Payments?

Are you still paying your bills by phone, or mailing a check each month? There may be an easier and more cost-effective way. An electronic funds transfer (EFT) is the automatic transfer of funds from your credit card, checking, or savings account to your monthly bill. That means: • You can pick your own due […]

Garrett Durland September 12, 2016 16 Comments

The Importance of Adequate Auto Insurance Coverage

There was an unfortunate car accident in our area that resulted in massive property damages requiring “hundreds of thousands of dollars” in repairs. It was noted that the driver at fault was unlikely to have adequate insurance to pay for all the damage and, therefore, would need to pay for those significant damages “out-of-pocket.” This incident truly exemplifies […]