Building a Marketing Blueprint to Success

Building a Marketing Blueprint to Success
The insurance business has always been about building and maintaining solid relationships and providing value to policyholders. Your insurance marketing plan should read like a blueprint to success. There are several goals that you should aim to achieve and everyone involved must share a similar vision in order for the plan to work. You need ...

Uninsured and Under-insured Motorist Insurance in Virginia

Uninsured and Under-insured Motorist Insurance in Virginia
What happens when you are hit by a driver in Virginia who does not have enough insurance to cover the costs of your injuries and vehicle damage? Uninsured and underinsured motorist insurance is a type of auto insurance in Virginia which can bridge the gap between your costs and their level of insurance. Most states ...

Designing A Successful Online Presence

Designing A Successful Online Presence
Having an online presence is necessary in order to stay competitive in today’s market. This goes for nearly every type of business. As an insurance agent, you know how difficult selling can be, and one thing that delivers new business and contacts are Insurance Agent Websites that are well designed and attract lots of traffic. ...

Count Your Employees Before Making Business Insurance Decisions

Count Your Employees Before Making Business Insurance Decisions
Business owners might ask themselves whether they have enough insurance to protect their company against a loss. Yet, how do you know when you have enough business insurance in Orange County? There can be several variables to consider, such as the size of a company, number of employees and sales per year. So before purchasing ...

The Importance of Restaurant Insurance Coverage

The Importance of Restaurant Insurance Coverage
Restaurants require a large start-up investment as well as constant upkeep. Don’t let your investment go to waste by skimping on insurance. Restaurant Insurance in California can be costly, but it is a necessary expense. Statistics $116 million in damages resulted from about 7000 restaurant structure fires in 2002. Many times, restaurant structure fires cause ...

Top Reasons Your Small Law Firm Needs Liability Coverage

Top Reasons Your Small Law Firm Needs Liability Coverage
If you are a partner in a small law firm, you may be wondering whether you need professional liability insurance. The reality is that for small law firm lawyers, professional liability is a must. Should you ever face a malpractice suit, your insurance will be immensely helpful, but in addition, carrying appropriate insurance may even ...

Is a Contingent Cargo Liability Policy Right for You?

Is a Contingent Cargo Liability Policy Right for You?
In the shipping business, there exist an array of different insurances available to protect your freight brokerage company from losses and lawsuits. One type of policy not required by law but that can help protect your brokerage company is contingent cargo liability. Brokers, who act as third-party freight brokers for goods, can be held liable ...

Simple Ways to Use Social Media to Market Your Insurance Company

Simple Ways to Use Social Media to Market Your Insurance Company
Recent research suggests that one effective way for insurance agents to reach prospective clients is through social media. Your insurance company marketing may become more effective if you implement these simple strategies. 1. Determine Where Your Target Audience Lies Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn are generally considered to be the most target-rich social media sites for ...

The Hazards of Cargo Transport – How to Protect Your Brokerage Company From Risk

The Hazards of Cargo Transport – How to Protect Your Brokerage Company From Risk
Cargo transport, whether by airplane, ship, rail, or truck, has inherent risks. Problems can occur during shipping that lead to damage or loss of cargo. Sometimes, insurance policies held by the carrier pay the cargo owner for the loss of assets. However, carrier policies do not necessarily cover all losses, leaving the asset owner looking ...

Preparing for the Unpredictable: Earthquake Insurance Can Protect You and Your Property

Preparing for the Unpredictable: Earthquake Insurance Can Protect You and Your Property
Many Los Angeles insurance companies offer earthquake insurance because Southern California is a notorious hotspot for seismic activity. No one can predict exactly when or where an earthquake will strike, but if one should occur, earthquake insurance for your home or rental property can help get you back on solid ground. Earthquake insurance is usually ...