Blog Posts For 2014

Business Life Insurance a Smart Investment for Business Owners

Business owners must make smart investments to protect their livelihood, just like individuals. Our financial services team offers a variety of investment solutions for business owners, from comprehensive employee benefits programs that help protect your employees to life and disability insurance

Examine Your Life Insurance Options

Whether you have recently taken a relationship to the next level, married, had children or bought a house, chances are that you have experienced a major life event. Why else would you consider life insurance, right? Your circumstances and the goals you have in a life insurance policy should help

What You Need to Know About Auto Insurance

Whether you are a new driver or you are new to auto insurance, learning about how this form of protection can help you avoid paying significant costs following a damaging event is the first step in making the best decisions for you and your ride. Nearly every state requires motorists to carry

HOA Insurance Protects Your Condo Property

Being a condo owner or director presents its own set of unique challenges and risks. This type of business hovers between the realms of apartments and that of the buying and selling of a strictly real estate standpoint. You need an insurance package that is custom tailored to your homeowners

Contractors Insurance Protects Your Business From a Variety of Risks

Contractors of all kinds need to carry some type of contractors insurance—either to comply with certain legal requirements or because they are required to by their customers. Examples of general contractors, contractors and subcontractors that typically need some type of contractors business

New Home Owner? What You Need to Know About Insurance

Buying a home for the first time is an exciting, yet overwhelming process. Suddenly you need to be fairly expert at things you have never dealt with before, and you find yourself worrying about other things you may have never considered as a renter. Home insurance is often confusing and frustrating

Finding Workers Compensation Insurance in New York

Virtually all New York employers are required to carry workers compensation insurance for all staff members, even part-time employees and family members who are employed by the company. Failure in obtaining workers compensation can result in a penalty of $2,000 per 10-day period of noncompliance,

Life Insurance: Can You Live Without it?

If you are beginning to research life insurance policies, chances are you have recently experienced a significant life event: perhaps you were married; bought a house; had your first child; had a brush with death; or any other life-changing circumstance. Most people do not consider this vital type

The 4-1-1 on Home and Renters Insurance

Whether you plan on renting a new apartment, or you’re in the beginning stages of becoming a homeowner, finding insurance to protect your property and belongings is essential. For first time home buyers, homeowners insurance may be a requirement your lender or mortgage company has in order for

A Reminder About Flood Insurance for Long Island Residents

Approximately 15% of Long Island’s 1.5 million residents live in a flood zone should the island be impacted by a worst-case storm (a Category 4 storm heading in a northeast direction up the Atlantic coastline). All of Long Island has the potential for flooding, with the greatest risk in the southern