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10 Things To Consider When Choosing An Insurance Agent

  Monday, August 15, 2016
One might think choosing an insurance agent should be an easy task. Pick the one that offers you the lowest price, right? Well that’s not necessarily the case and probably shouldn’t be at the top of your list of priorities when choosing the best agent. Lower price can mean inferior cover…

10 Reasons to Choose an Independent Insurance Agent

  Monday, August 01, 2016
Although advertisements promising you substantial savings on your insurance in exchange for just a few minutes of your time may be enticing, it’s important to ask yourself what you could be sacrificing for this drop in dollars and how complete your coverage is if designed in only a few minutes…

The Best and Worst Cities For Car Insurance Rates Across Massachusetts

  Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Forget the Pilgrims and the Boston Tea Party and the whole start of the American Revolution thing: Massachusetts’ most notable place in history might be that it was the first state, back in 1927, to require auto liability insurance. Many years before that, in 1903, Massachusetts, along with Mi…

Want cheaper car insurance? Move to these Boston-area communities

  Tuesday, June 09, 2015
If you want cheaper car insurance rates in Massachusetts, you can try shopping around. But the best way to cut your rates may be to move, new data compiled by NerdWallet suggests. Researchers at the consumer website found a huge disparity between rates for drivers who are otherwise similar but resi…

5 tips for choosing the best workers' compensation policy

  Thursday, June 04, 2015
Work-related fatalities, injuries or illnesses can be devastating for small businesses. Not only are they bad for morale and productivity, they can also be costly in terms of out-of-pocket expenses and potentially higher insurance premiums. Creating a culture that prioritizes workplace safety is an …

US Personal Insurance Rates Rise A Percent In May

  Sunday, May 31, 2015
Pricing holding steady says MarketScout The composite rate personal lines insurance premiums in May 2015 remains steady at plus 1 percent said MarketScout in its latest report. As for the May numbers, the one percent increase matches the rate increase of April 2015 as well. In fact, MarkeScout says,…

Car insurance is about to get more expensive in Massachusetts

  Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Car insurance premiums are rising for many Massachusetts drivers as insurers recover losses from a harsh, snowy, and slippery winter, and an improving economy encourages more driving — and more accidents. Insurers are boosting their overall rates by as much as 6 percent this year, according t…