ATLANTA INSURANCE ARTICLES

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Georgia has set requirements for workers' compensation insurance.

What are the requirements for workers’ compensation insurance in Georgia?

October 18, 2018

You may have heard the term “workers’ comp” thrown around a lot, especially in Atlanta where a lot of industrial and unconventional industries thrive. But what exactly is workers’ compensation insurance? What does it cover? Why does your business need it? We’re here to help you answer all these questions and more. So, What is … Read more

Personal liability insurance can help you if you're found responsible for causing someone bodily injury.

What is the personal liability section of my Atlanta homeowners’ insurance?

October 16, 2018

Your home insurance does a lot more than just fix your house if Mother Nature sends a disaster your way or you have a fire. It can also protect you financially with personal liability coverage – it’s a part of what your home insurance covers. We’ll explain how personal liability coverage works and how it can … Read more

If you have comprehensive car insurance, you should be covered for hitting a deer.

Does Atlanta car insurance cover me if I hit a deer?

October 11, 2018

Some days it can be a nice break from reality to take a long country drive down a dirt road or a highway surrounded by trees or a hidden street you’ve made into your own special thinking stretch of road. That is, until a deer jumps from your peripheral into your windshield. Now, you’re slammed … Read more

Prepare your home for winter with fall home maintenance.

10 fall home maintenance tips to prepare your Atlanta house for winter

October 9, 2018

Fall in Atlanta is a great time to get some home maintenance done. Okay, truthfully our winters may not be as harsh as in other areas of the country, but still, it’s important to strengthen your home before the winter and do some fall home maintenance. Cold weather and maybe – yikes – snow is … Read more

Home insurance covers a variety of perils.

What perils are covered by Atlanta home insurance?

October 4, 2018

“Peril” may seem like a five-dollar word used only in stage plays and the literature of old, but it’s actually used a lot in terms of homeowners insurance. A peril is usually defined as a serious or catastrophic threat to your home – including storms, heavy vandalism, and any other Independence Day type of catastrophe … Read more

If your Atlanta car insurance rates seem too high, these are some possible reasons.

Why is my Atlanta car insurance so expensive?

October 2, 2018

If you cringe every time you get your car insurance bill or every time the payment auto-debits from your bank account, you’re probably dwelling on this question: why is my car insurance so expensive? You’re just about fed up, and thinking about Atlanta car insurance rates kind of makes you want to flip some tables. … Read more

What is Atlanta renter’s insurance?

September 27, 2018

If you’re like many Atlantans, you might rent an apartment or a house. Lots of people are apartment dwellers. You love your place, but the question to ask yourself is are you properly insured? Sometimes Murphy’s law gets in the way and creates a bit of chaos. And when that happens, you might need renter’s … Read more

Georgia minimum limits of car insurance

What are the minimum limits of car insurance in Georgia?

September 25, 2018

If you’re planning on getting a car in Georgia, you’re probably wondering how much insurance you’re going to need. What are the minimum limits of car insurance in Georgia? We can answer that question, but we’re also going to talk about why you may want to get more than the legally required limit of car … Read more

We'll explain the truth and debunk eight home insurance myths.

Don’t fall for these 8 Atlanta home insurance myths

September 20, 2018

When you’re dealing with something as important as Atlanta home insurance, it’s crucial to have the facts. There are many assumptions and myths out there about home insurance. We’re going to turn some of these home insurance myths upside-down and discover the truth. 1. MYTH: I should use my home’s market value when I insure … Read more

What you need to know about Georgia’s graduated license program

September 18, 2018

If you have a teenager who’s about to get their Georgia learner’s permit or driver’s license, there are a few things you need to know about the Georgia graduated license program. See, when your teen gets their license, they can’t just go driving around all hours of the night with as many passengers as they … Read more

Home insurance should cover burglary.

Does Atlanta home insurance cover burglary?

September 13, 2018

Your Atlanta house is more than just a structure with a roof and walls. It’s your home. You know you need to protect it with the right insurance, even though it’s scary to think about what-ifs – like burglary and what would happen if your home is burglarized. The thought is terrifying. But you might … Read more

Your home insurance covers your personal belongings.

Does Atlanta home insurance cover my personal belongings?

September 11, 2018

You purchased Atlanta home insurance to be an invisible financial safety net in case you have some sort of loss to your home. That house was a big investment, after all. But you might have this question floating in your mind: does home insurance cover personal belongings? We’re going to answer that question, but we’re … Read more

It's important to keep your insurance agent informed about changes to your life or home.

8 times you need to talk to your insurance agent

September 6, 2018

Your insurance agent is there to help with many things. As life goes on, changes happen and your insurance might need to be adjusted. Your coverage needs to be customized to you, and if you have a change in your life or to your home, you need to have your coverage tailored so it fits … Read more

Car insurance discounts are a great way to save money.

15 common Atlanta car insurance discounts you should ask about

September 4, 2018

Let’s start out by stating a simple fact: Atlanta car insurance can be expensive. The arrival of your car insurance bill each month might fill you with dread. So, like many people, you’re trying to figure out how to save money on car insurance. One way to get lower premiums is to investigate car insurance … Read more

How to create a fire escape plan for your Atlanta home

August 30, 2018

No one wants to think of what would happen if they had a house fire. It’s a very scary thought. But it’s so important that your entire family knows exactly what to do and where to go if the smoke alarm goes off or the air smells like smoke. Having a home fire escape plan … Read more