Category Archives: News

We now represent Concord Group Insurance (Green Mountain)

We have added another company in MA. Recently, we signed an agreement to represent the Concord Group. Service has been the keynote of The Concord Group’s success during the past eight decades. Today, with highly sophisticated operational procedures, the group still adheres to the proven principle of providing the best available service to its agents and thousands of policyholders. For over eighty years, The Concord Group Insurance Companies have been protecting the interests of local residents and business owners.

We feel that the Concord Group will provide great coverage and service to our customers and we are excited to be able to offer their products to you. For more information on the Concord Group please click on the logo below.


Homeowner Rate Increases Due to Bad Winter

We had a bad winter. We’ve been warning people that homeowner rates were going to increase drastically. Our companies have started to request for the rate increases this year. The graphic below from a Boston Globe article displays the rate increases for our three largest companies this year and last year. The Boston Globe article can be found here. We have 6 Massachusetts homeowner companies in our office so if your premium goes up too much with your current company please contact to let us know and we can always shop the policy around for you. HomeOwnerRateIncrease

Earthquake and coverage

Did you there was a magnitude 3.3 earthquake in Plainfield, CT this morning at 6:30. Did you feel it? Information on the quake can be found here

Also did you know that the standard homeowner policy specifically excludes damage caused by an earthquak?. Coverage can be purchased to cover damages from earthquakes through an endorsement on the homeowner policy. Contact us if you are interested.

E Billing now available with Safety!

Safety is now offering the eBill program to all policy types. Policyholders can sign up on My Account to receive email notifications when their bill is available for viewing on Policyholders that opt in to the eBill program will no longer receive paper copies of their billing statements. Documents such as cancellation notices will continue to be sent in paper form.

We now can sell term life insurance through Mapfre/Commerce

Do you already have life insurance and a Mapfre / Commerce auto policy? Well now you can write your life insurance through Mapfre /Commerce and get a 2% discount on your auto insurance through The Commerce Insurance Company. We are licensed to sell the following term life options through Mapfre / Commerce:

Mapfre / Commerce Keeps Life Insurance Simple

  • No medical exam required
  • Easy online paperless process
  • Coverage decision in minutes for most applicants
  • 10, 15, or 20 year term products with up to $200,000 in coverage
  • Premiums can be paid monthly, quarterly, semi-annually or annually
  • No penalties for early policy termination

Heading off to college?

You should think about getting a renters policy when off campus. Renter policies can be really cheap (less than $200 a year) and cover your belonging at your apartment. Also please be aware that student away at school (school has to be located over 100 miles away) and good student discounts (3.0 GPA) are available for auto policies.