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  • The Affordable Care Act – Day 3

    October 1st saw the roll out of the Affordable Care Act with the opening of Health Insurance exchanges throughout the United States. In theory, individuals would be able to log on to their state exchange, review available policies, establish an account, create and submit an application, discover whether they are eligible for financial assistance, compare […]

    October 4, 2013

  • Employee Dishonesty – A Concern for Every Employer

    A recent report issued by the association of Certified Fraud Examiners places the cost of employee fraud at 7% of annual revenues. Employers with less than 100 employees saw a median loss of $200,000 according to the ACFE. Another study performed by the Institute for Corporate Productivity and HR.com showed that 20% of all employers […]

    September 19, 2013

  • Insurance Needs for College Students

    Over 1.8 million students will graduate from college in 2013. Many of our local students will be heading off to University of Washington, Washington State, or Seattle University to name a few. It is important to understand how a student moving off to college may impact your insurance needs. If you have a college student, […]

    September 5, 2013

  • When Is A Good Time To Increase Deductibles On My Northwest Auto Insurance

    We are all looking for ways to save money on your Northwest Auto Insurance? Safe Harbor Insurance Agency works hard to offer the best combination of pricing and coverage to all our clients. We recommend that you review your Northwest insurance program annually to make sure your insurance is meeting your changing needs.  Considering changes […]

    August 19, 2013

  • Northwest Recreation Vehicle Insurance

    If you own a Recreational vehicle, motorcycle or other toys in the State of Washington, insurance coverage should be part of your thinking. Northwest RV insurance in can be purchased through Safe Harbor Insurance. Remember, they are not automatically covered under your current insurance program. Safe Harbor Insurance has many competitive markets for all your […]

    August 9, 2013

  • Don’t let an accident be a pain

    Automobile accidents happen every day. Although no one wants to experience an auto accident, knowing what to do in case one happens to you could soften the impact on your life in the days and weeks to follow. You purchase insurance to help you through accidents, if and when, they happen. Here are a few […]

    July 19, 2013

  • Free Smartphone Application for Accident Reporting

    The National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) has offered a free smartphone app for insurance consumers to use in the event of an automobile accident. The WreckCheck application is a simple, smooth way to ensure that you maintain your composure and gather the appropriate information following an accident. The app is available for iPhone and […]

    July 17, 2013

  • Directors and Officers Coverage for Private Firms

    Many business owners think that their General Liability (GL) insurance will cover their Directors & Officers Liability Insurance exposure. The GL policy is not intended to cover many if not all the issues that can be brought against privately held companies. Many claims can’t by law be indemnifiable through the corporation. Many Directors & Officers […]

    July 9, 2013

  • Wedding Insurance From Safe Harbor Insurance

    Is there anything worse than planning and preparing for your wedding or special event only to have it canceled at the last minute due to weather, or some other unforeseen reason? Weddings are important and you want your event to go off without any issues. Wedding Insurance from Safe Harbor Insurance helps protect your special […]

    June 13, 2013

  • Why is Employment Liability Insurance Important?

    Whether you are a large or small business you know the employer – employee relationship has changed. In today’s world, employers can no longer assume all employment relationships will go smoothly. Finding a suitable Employment Practices Liability Insurance (EPLI) program has become one of the single most important things owners and managers can do. We […]

    June 11, 2013