Business Insurance: Be Sure You’re Insured

Business man insuring he has the coverage needed in his business insurance policy.

“With all the costs involved with building a company from the ground-up, I skimped on insurance for my business. I’m saving money, right?” Well, perhaps in the short-run it seems like saving money; however, talking long-term, you may run into major issues. When it comes to business insurance, a business owner needs to consider various coverages like cyber security, E&O, … Read More

Insurance for Livestock: Beef Up Your Policy

Whether the livestock on your property are more of a hobby or if the animals are your livelihood, it is best to protect them to avoid financial loss. Livestock insurance covers animals both large and small. Livestock insurance usually is able to cover livestock and poultry as a whole, and you can get specific coverage for other groups of animals … Read More

Cyber Security: More Important Now Than Ever

Cyber security is more important now than ever due to internet shopping and other online activites.

If you’re like most Americans, you probably rely on the internet for many things like, buying birthday gifts, booking vacations, managing accounts and even paying bills. You’re trusting a company with some type of personal information with every transaction made. Even if you try to limit online purchases, most corporate systems are still connected to the internet in some way. This … Read More

Ask Your Agent: Auto Insurance Coverage

Brian Atwater answers a consumers question about auto insurance premiums

“Let’s say that my adult child, a friend, or anyone else is driving my car. If anything were to go wrong, are they covered by my auto insurance policy?”  In this case, the answer is yes – and no. Auto insurance coverage can be tricky, so here’s the deal: if a family member who lives in your home is 16 … Read More

Stay Protected this Summer with these Pool Safety Tips

Little boy practicing pool safety

Summers in South Georgia get HOT! It’s time to buy sunscreen and popsicles and get in the pool! Along with the hours of rest, relaxation, and pure fun a pool can provide, there are also many dangers and regulations to think about. Pool safety is key! Here are some pool safety tips to keep in mind as we approach the … Read More

Hurricane Season Preparation Tips

tree damage to home due to strong winds

People who live along the coasts remain alert during hurricane season. However, inland residents can be caught off guard after a hurricane or tropical storm makes landfall. A lot of the time, these storms diminish in strength before reaching our area. Other times, like just last year, Georgians were hit extremely hard by Hurricane Michael and are still suffering from … Read More

What You Need to Know About Boat Insurance in Georgia

Cabin Fever No More! Boating season is upon us. Make sure that you have taken care of your boat insurance. Atwater Insurance can help make your time on the water relaxed and worry-free. We will find you comprehensive protection that protects you, your friends and family, your watercraft and your boating equipment. The average boat costs less than a dollar … Read More

General Liability Insurance for Small Businesses in Georgia

Large and small businesses alike always have the risk of unexpected expenses that can occur from an accident or mistake which results in injury or property damage. Small business owners in Georgia have General Liability Insurance to protect them from lawsuits resulting from damages or injuries that occur on- site or as a result of using goods or services sold … Read More

Importance of Builders Risk Insurance in Georgia

Builders Risk Insurance is a specialized type of property insurance. You may need this coverage if there is construction of a new building, a renovation of an existing, or adding some improvements to your property. Builders Risk Insurance covers the policy holder against damage to the building during the construction. This type of coverage is usually purchased by the owner … Read More