This Valentine’s day – Give the gift of LOVE & PROTECTION!

Protect those you love the most this Valentine’s day, give the gift of life insurance! Thank you can’t afford life insurance? Think again. Term life insurance is actually much more affordable than most people know. It can cost as little as $12 a month for a healthy individual, depending on the term and amount. Most…

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 occur every year due to Christmas lights and decorations. Along with injuries, Christmas decorations also…

Small Business Saturday

Today is small business Saturday, and we would like to take the opportunity to let our friends & clients know how truly thankful we are that they are choosing to “shop small.” Buy purchasing your insurance through a local agent you are choosing to keep your premium dollars in your local economy. This holiday season,…

Happy Thanksgiving!

Our office is closed for the holiday beginning on Wednesday, November 25th, through Friday the 27th. We will reopen promptly Monday, November 30th at 9 am. Wishing everyone a safe and happy Thanksgiving!

Top 10 ways to honor a veteran on Veterans Day

Americans celebrate Memorial Day in the spring and Veterans Day in the fall. While it can be easy to confuse the two holidays, Memorial Day is set aside to honor American’s war dead; Veterans Day is intended to honor the service of all U.S. veterans, both living and dead. In fact, celebrations surrounding Veterans Day…

Porch Lights and Home Security

With Halloween this weekend, it is an important reminder to practice proper porch light safety! With trick or treaters out tomorrow it is important to remember to keep your porch lights on if you are handing out candy, and keep your porch lights off to notify families that you are not participating. The Light Side…

Food Safety Tips in Power Outages

The San Francisco Bay Area is yet again under warning from PG&E that we may face rolling blackouts to prevent fires due to high winds and high temperatures. Below are some tips and guidelines for food safety should you be without power for a long period of time. Power Outages and Food Safety: Toss it…

When Water Goes Where it Shouldn’t, are you Covered?

Even a small leak can become a major problem, so knowing what you’re covered for and how to prevent water damage are equally important.  The below tips should help uncover any potential water problems down the road and keep your property dry. Check appliance hoses.  Standard hoses are not as durable as they used to…

Paying too Much for Earthquake Insurance?

Many homeowners in California are unaware that there are options for earthquake insurance; you are not obligated to California Earthquake Authority only. There are many other private insurance companies that offer earthquake insurance, and often times it is less than HALF as much as CEA! You read that right. In many areas in California, the…

Are you Protected by Wildfire Defense Systems?

In California, there are a few insurance companies that automatically include enrollment into a Wildfire Defense Program in designated high-risk wildfire locations for their homeowner’s insurance policy holders.  The program can provide crews to remove overgrown vegetation, fuel tanks or trash from the property. They may also use temporary sprinkler systems or fire engines and,…