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24thNovember
Holiday Decorating Safety Tips!

Now that Thanksgiving is over, many people are already thinking about their Christmas decorating! We know that decorating for Christmas is fun and festive; but before you climb on the roof to string your lights, remember that about 12,500 injuries … Continue reading

18thNovember
Winter Storms Ahead – Are You Ready?

We admit it: As insurance pros, our picture of winter isn’t exactly cozy. Winter storms mean traffic snarls, hillsides turning to sheets of ice, and cars sliding around like hockey pucks. Cold temperatures can cause pipes to burst, frost swells … Continue reading

9thApril
Buying A New Car

Things to keep in mind when buying a car   Buying a new car is an exciting time — but it can also be stressful. After all, you’re trying to get the best deal on price, while also deciding on … Continue reading

4thApril
Protect Your Home While On Vacation

Spring Break is here! For some, that means it’s time for a vacation. We all look forward to vacations. Whether you’re planning on soaking up the sun on a tropical beach, or camping in a local park, it’s great to … Continue reading

30thMarch
Spring Maintenance for Your Home

Spring Maintenance for Your Home When springtime rolls around in the Bay Area, almost everyone thinks of cleaning. That’s fine (we probably all need to do a little more of that, after all), but there’s something even more important to … Continue reading

8thJanuary
Do You Have Enough Coverage to Rebuild Your Home?

            Imagine how devastating it would be to lose your home in a fire. Now imagine not being able to rebuild it completely because you didn’t have the correct amount of insurance. Seeing a firefighter … Continue reading

10thOctober
Making Smart Savings Choices

        In today’s unsettled economy, many people are looking for ways to stretch their money—but sometimes this includes altering insurance  coverages to dangerously low levels or eliminating coverage entirely. If you’re thinking about changing your coverage to … Continue reading

12thSeptember
Tips for Choosing a Local Independent Insurance Agency

                1. Know the difference between independent agents and other insurance agents or carriers.  An independent agent represents a number of different insurance companies. In contrast, agents who represent large national companies only … Continue reading

4thSeptember
Reduce Interior Earthquake Damage with These Tips

        Take action to reduce damage. To reduce damage inside, look at your ceiling and walls to see what might fall.     1. Anchor bookcases and filing cabinets to walls 2. Secure ceiling lights, suspended ceilings … Continue reading

19thMarch
I’m borrowing my friend’s car … am I covered?

          Most people have an idea of what’s covered and not covered under their various insurance policies. But at Gene Morgan Insurance Agency, we get a lot of questions about borrowing or loaning a car.   … Continue reading