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Health Insurance in Lodi, CA

Three Reasons to Get Health Insurance

April 17, 2019

Do you have health insurance? If the answer is no, it’s time to get a plan! We have put together a small list of reasons why you should choose health insurance today: Visit the Doctor Regularly – When you have health insurance, you are able to keep up with regular…

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Commercial Insurance in Lodi, CA

The Importance of Choosing Property Insurance for Your Business

April 10, 2019

As a business owner, it is essential to have insurance to cover your property. One of the most important coverages you can select is commercial property insurance. With this option, you cover a wide array of risks, including loss or damage to your equipment, inventory, and building. A basic commercial…

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Business Insurance for Start-Up Businesses

March 10, 2019

    Business Insurance for Start-Up Businesses Businesses are exposed to a wide variety of business risks. Insurance products have been designed to provide protection for the different risks that are faced by businesses of different sizes and types. The purchase of business insurance is an essential investment for business…

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Insurance Sacramento

March 8, 2019

Insurance Sacramento it is well within our scope and our licensing to insurnsure anywhere in the state of California. We have many clients from all parts of the state. We really love to insure clients in the Sacramento area. We recently purchased the domain name Insurance Sacramento to try and…

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Does your Homeowners Insurance Pay for Dog Bites?

March 7, 2019

        Does your Homeowners Insurance Pay for Dog Bites? If you own a family dog and also own a home, it is important to reveal that fact to your insurance agent when applying for homeowners insurance.  There may be some stipulations regarding your coverage if…

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How to Prepare to Get an Insurance Quote, Part 2

February 14, 2018

When you are researching insurance costs and quotes it may seem as if the agent is asking for a lot of inconsequential information just to give you an insurance quote. Keep in mind, however, it’s for your benefit. The more the agent knows upfront, the more precise his…

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How to Prepare to Get an Insurance Quote, Part 1

February 14, 2018

  When you ask for an insurance quote, you are asking for an estimate of what your rate might be with a potential insurance carrier. Quotes may change in the future, but at first they depend on the information you provide the carrier at the time of the…

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10 Ways to Keep Your Home Safe

January 5, 2018

Unfortunately, it’s not enough these days to hide your money under the mattress or lock your front and back doors. It’s common sense to keep your car doors locked or put your car inside the garage. These days you need to make your home look occupied all the…

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A Brief History of Insurance

January 5, 2018

While there were primitive methods of insuring goods centuries before, it was in 1752 that Benjamin Franklin helped to establish the practice of insurance, especially property insurance. (An earlier company formed in Charleston, South Carolina, went bankrupt in 1740 by a fire that destroyed over 300 buildings.) In…

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Why Your Small Business Needs Commercial Insurance

December 29, 2017

    Murphy’s Law state that whatever can go wrong, will. That’s why you need commercial insurance to cover any liabilities your small business may face. When you have commercial insurance protecting you from severe financial loss due to damages or lawsuits, you can stay afloat when an…

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Long-Term Care Insurance – EugeneCYates.com

Tips for Buying Long-Term Care Insurance

October 19, 2017

With the tremendous growth of the baby boomer population, long-term care insurance has expanded in popularity. You may want to consider long-term care insurance if you are adamant about maintaining your independence, which includes making your own decisions about where you want to live. Paying for a long-term care policy…

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Welcome to Our Blog

October 5, 2017

Welcome to the Eugene C. Yates Insurance Agency blog. You can depend on our team to answer any of your insurance questions and provide you with the information you need. We are proud to have represented many satisfied customers with insurance policies in the Sacramento area since 1946. In this…

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  • California Lawmakers Advance Resilient Homes Initiative April 25, 2019
    A bill to enable the California Earthquake Authority to expand mitigation programs cleared its first hurdle this week when it passed the Senate Insurance Committee. The Resilient Homes Initiative, Senate Bill 254, was authored and introduced in earlier this month …
  • Report: Number of Michigan Traffic Deaths Fell Below 1,000 in 2018 April 25, 2019
    Officials say Michigan traffic deaths dipped below 1,000 in 2018 for the first time since 2015. The Michigan State Police Criminal Justice Information Center announced Wednesday that Michigan traffic deaths totaled 974 in 2018, down 5% from 1,028 in 2017 …
  • Insurtech, Cover, Now Selling Its Own Auto Policies in Texas April 25, 2019
    Cover, a mobile-first insurance brokerage, has begun selling its own auto insurance policies in Texas. The new service — an evolution from the company’s nationally-licensed insurance brokerage — combines a streamlined process for buying policies, using smartphone technology such as …
  • Pro Global to Buy UK MGA Incubator, Vibe MGA Management April 25, 2019
    Pro Global Insurance Solutions, the London-based re/insurance consultant and service provider, announced it will acquire Vibe MGA Management Ltd. (VibeMM), an MGA incubator business. Pro is acquiring VibeMM from Vibe UK Holdings, the owners of Lloyd’s managing agent Vibe Syndicate …
    L.S. Howard
  • Train Cars Carrying Ethanol Derail, Catch Fire in Texas April 25, 2019
    No one was hurt when a Union Pacific train carrying ethanol derailed in a residential area in Fort Worth and caught fire. Union Pacific spokeswoman Kristen South says the train derailed at about 12:30 a.m. Wednesday near Echo Lake in …
  • Seeman Holtz Acquires Schwarz Insurance Agency in Wisconsin April 25, 2019
    Seeman Holtz Property & Casualty LLC has acquired Schwarz Insurance Agency Inc., headquartered in Prairie du Sac, Wisconsin, with six other offices across the state. Kathy Schwarz, an active employee of the Schwarz Insurance Agency since 1987 and a co-owner …
  • Minnesota AG: For-Profit Health Insurers Could Raid State’s Reserves April 25, 2019
    Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison has called on lawmakers to reverse a consequence of 2017 law that repealed the state’s ban on for-profit health maintenance organizations, saying for-profit companies could pocket billions in assets now held by the state’s nonprofit …
    Steve Karnowski
  • Arizona Becomes 48th State with Cellphone-Driving Law April 25, 2019
    Arizona ended a decade of resistance to restrictions on using a cellphone while driving when Gov. Doug Ducey signed a law this week outlawing holding a phone behind the wheel. It is now the 48th state to ban texting and …
  • Bayer Seeks Dismissal of $78M Roundup Glyphosate Verdict or New Trial April 25, 2019
    Bayer AG on Wednesday asked a California appellate court to throw out a $78 million judgment it was ordered to pay to a school groundskeeper who claimed the company’s weed killers gave him cancer. In a filing in California’s Court …
    Brendan Pierson
  • Direct-to-Consumer Auto Insurers Grabbing Market Share April 25, 2019
    Direct-to-consumer auto insurers appear to be gaining serious market traction, according to a report from J.D. Power. The firm reports that auto insurance revenue hit $245 billion in 2018, reflecting industrywide growth of 6.2 percent. But 54 percent of those …