Entries by GBInsurance

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month – Tips to Be a Safer Driver

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month. According to National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 3,142 lives were lost from distracted driving accidents. This increased 10% from 2018. What is considered distracted driving? Any time you cannot have 100% full attention to driving your vehicle is considered distracted driving. Behaviors can range from talking on the phone, […]

Learn How Pay Per Mile Coverage is Calculated

The auto insurance industry landscape is changing as more companies embrace emerging technology. No longer are auto insurance rates based solely on your age, marital status, where you live, or the number of violations that you have. Instead, some companies are also basing their rating structures on how you drive, when you drive, and even where […]

Do I Need to Insure My Jewelry? We Explain Coverage Options!

Jewelry is often one of the most valuable belongings in your home and, for this reason, it’s something you may want to consider insuring. Most pieces of jewelry can be fragile, easily lost, and they are among the first items stolen during burglaries. But most people still fail to insure expensive pieces of jewelry with high […]

Looking to get organized this year? We share some easy tips!

It’s the New Year and like many people this time of year, resolutions are being made. If you are looking to be tidier or organized in 2021, we have some tips for you! Create your checklist First off, what areas of your home need to be more organized? Do you finally want tackle your junk […]

Five Things To Consider This Winter That Can Impact Your Insurance

Avoiding Frozen Pipes When the temperatures drop in the winter, there is a possibility that your water pipes could freeze. Since water expands when it freezes, there is a chance that a pipe could burst, which could cause major damage to your home. To avoid this from happening, install frost-proof hose bibs, find and wrap […]

Insurance Advertising Trends

When did commercials become interesting and funny? Watching TV has become more about how entertaining the commercials are versus the sports we happen to be watching, like a big football game. Advertising is big business and insurance advertising represents one of the biggest spenders. In fact, the three largest insurance companies spent a combined 1.62 […]

Three Home Insurance Topics To Discuss With Your Independent Agent

Owning a home is a great way to build wealth and give your family a place to build memories. Insuring your home correctly is important to protect your investment and your family’s well-being. Today we will go over three things to discuss with your insurance agent regarding your home insurance policy. You remodeled. A new […]

Tips for Truckers to Stay Healthy on The Road

Maintaining a healthy lifestyle, especially during these challenging times with the COVID-19 pandemic, is very important for every truck driver in America. Here are four ways to stay healthy on the road. Choose More Nutrient Dense Meals There are a few ways to do this. First, start packing your own meals. Packing your own meals […]

Active Deer Season & How to Lower Your Risk for a Collision

Did you know that there is an increased chance of hitting a deer from October to December? Yes, this is considered deer season so it’s important to keep an extra eye out for deer this time of year. Being informed is key to staying safe on the road. We’ll go over a few things to […]