Why Work with an Independent Insurance Agent?

Some people occasionally ask us why we don't work with just one company like State Farm, Farmers, GEICO and others. "Why are you independent?" It's always an easy answer consisting of many reasons. The video above explains it best.

WE GIVE YOU CHOICES! We're part of the independent agency system and a proud member of the Trusted Choices network. Don't settle for just ONE company that can only quote you ONE premium. We'll shop for you and give you what you need - not only with the right coverage's but also with the most competitive premiums.

Please spend a few minutes on our website and you'll see how we can help and how you can get quotes from information you can easily and securely submit here online! We're ready to earn your business - WITH CHOICES you can choose from!

Compete, Earn & Serve!

We've been in this business for 37+ years and are more excited about it now than ever. Our rates compete, our goal is to always earn your business by being reachable 24/7 to service your account. If we do anything less than that, we'll mimic so many of our competitors and that's not what we're here to do! Since we are a local independent insurance agency, consider us your neighbors who want to create a focused business relationship with you. There's no 800 number to dial a stranger in a distant city or on the other side of the globe. People tell us we are different and we're proud to be just that!

Our commitment?

  • We will do our best to custom design our competitive products to fit your situation!
  • We will offer service that many have said can't be beat!
  • We will know your name!
  • We will always remember - we are not given your business - we have to earn it!

Join others who have been customers of ours for 30+ years. It would be our privilege to earn your business!

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