Life Changes: Review Your Insurance Policies

Couple reviewing insurance policies after big changes have happened in their lives.

When big changes happen in your life, like getting a new job, remodeling your home, having a baby, or even becoming empty nesters – you celebrate! But what do these changes do to your insurance policies? Do they affect your policies at all? After big changes it is always a good idea to sit down with your insurance agent and … Read More

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

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 common insurance-related question.

“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