The Agent Blog

Mar 22, 2017, 6:30 PM
BOARDMAN March 15, 2017 -- The Agent Insurance Services has been selected for the 2017 Best of Boardman Award in the Insurance Services category by the Boardman Award Program.
Mar 20, 2017, 2:56 PM
We’ve all heard the expression: “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” And it’s just as true for disaster preparedness as it is for your personal health. While we can’t prevent weather events—such as tornadoes—from happening, we can prepare in case one strikes.
Mar 14, 2017, 3:17 PM
Thinking about renting out your home on a short term basis? Many people are renting out their home or a room in their home to earn a little extra income or trading living spaces as a way to save money on vacation.
Mar 8, 2017, 3:26 PM
Keep your tax refund out of the wrong hands!
Mar 7, 2017, 4:09 PM
If you’re insuring a classic car under your standard personal auto policy, you’re not alone—it’s a common tactic and unfortunately, you’re doing it wrong. Very often when it comes to a collector or classic car, it’s seems easier to keep all cars in a household on a package policy. But in terms of daily use and overall value, insuring a classic car is drastically different from insuring a standard auto. Here are the top three reasons you should never insure a classic car with a personal auto policy:
Mar 2, 2017, 8:15 PM
I won’t bore you with a lot of facts and figures you probably won’t read anyway, but in 2016 the overall cost of data breach was about $7 million. That’s around $220 for each lost record. How many clients do you have? Multiply that number by $220. Is that a loss you can afford?
Mar 1, 2017, 8:34 PM
If you’ve gotten married, had a baby, added a four-legged friend to your family, sent a kid off to college, finished your basement, bought a trampoline, replaced your roof or made a big purchase like a diamond ring or a set of golf clubs, your insurance is most likely out-of-date and it is time for a review. As a good rule of thumb, when there’s a change in your life, more likely than not, your insurance will need to change, too.
Feb 27, 2017, 4:16 PM
By Ohio standards, it’s been a pretty mild winter. My boss is even thinking about putting away his snow shovel for the year.