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  • How Your Friday Harbor Business Benefits From Commercial Insurance

    How Your Friday Harbor Business Benefits From Commercial Insurance A Friday Harbor Business Insurance Overview We know that choosing the right commercial insurance is an important decision.  Our agency has the experience to market your insurance and provide you with options for your business. Whether you are a storeowner, distributor, office professional, or wholesaler, you […]

    July 27, 2017

  • Information on E-DUI, the new driving law in Washington State

    New Driving Law Coming to WA July 23

    Washington’s tough new driving law aims to get all drivers off of their phones and focused on the road. Here’s some information about it, so you can avoid a ticket:

    July 20, 2017

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    Easy to Forget Cleaning Projects

    As a busy homeowner, it is easy to fall into the trap of pushing off tasks that maintain the long-term value of your home in favor of more pressing problems. That’s OK, to a point, as certain house-cleaning projects should be in the “long-term maintenance” category. But putting them on hold for too long can […]

    July 17, 2017

  • Summer Can Be Risky for Everyone

    A Friday Harbor Personal Insurance and Safety update Summertime means more of us are heading to the pool, lake, ocean, or river to relax and have fun.  Unfortunately, these activities can lead to accidents and injury.  Summer also brings increases in heat related illness and teen driving accidents, according to PC260.com. It is also important […]

    July 16, 2017

  • Our Summer 2017 Charity of the Quarter!

    Our Summer 2017 Charity of the Quarter is none other than the San Juan Island School District! We think it goes without saying that this is one of the most fundamentally important nonprofits we have supported so far. SJISD serves Friday Harbor Elementary, Middle, and High Schools, as well as Griffin Bay Learning Center. Our […]

    July 6, 2017

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    Think Renter’s Insurance is Only for Your Stuff? Think Again!

    Clients often think they don’t need renters insurance — “Nothing I have is worth that much,” they’ll say, or “I don’t have a lot of stuff.” That’s how most people think of renter’s coverage: protection for stuff, and nothing more. After all, it’s inexpensive and it doesn’t even cover the structure itself. So how important […]

    June 29, 2017

  • Does Home Technology Really Work?

    Can you believe all the new innovations that are available for your home? Many new technologies can help you in the kitchen, help keep your home cooler in summer, and some even reduce your homeowner’s insurance premiums. Here is a recent quote from an insurance company, “If somebody has some sort of temperature-monitoring system in […]

    June 15, 2017

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    Heavy Rain? Be on the Lookout for Heavy Damage

    Your home protects you from the elements, but heavy rains can weaken that protection. With a little maintenance and a lot of vigilance, it’s not hard to stay safe and dry. Spring rainstorms are a fact of life in many areas of the country, and they help keep things green, even if they keep you […]

    June 15, 2017

  • Boating Safety Will Increase Your Fun This Summer

    In 2015, the Coast Guard counted 4,958 accidents that involved 726 deaths, 2,813injuries, and approximately $42 million dollars of damage to property because of recreational boating accidents.  Where cause of death was known, 76% of fatal boating accident victims drowned. Of those drowning victims with reported life jacket usage, 85% were not wearing a lifejacket.  […]

    June 7, 2017

  • Does Your Friday Harbor Business Need A Checkup?

    It is good to review your Friday Harbor business insurance program every year Every business, like a person, needs checkup from time to time.  As your business grows or changes, your business insurance should respond accordingly.  If your business changes, there could be the possibility that you may not have the right business insurance coverage, […]

    June 4, 2017