Tips on Preventing and Treating Roof Shingle Damage

Posted by Matt Schwartz on Thu, Jun 14, 2018 @ 11:06 AM

The elements can be hard on that roof over your head. Prolonged exposure to inclement weather and extreme temperatures can cause damage and lead to costly problems inside of your home or business.  

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Topics: Business Insurance, Personal Insurance

Business Interruption Insurance: An Important Protection

Posted by Matt Schwartz on Thu, Apr 19, 2018 @ 11:04 AM

The violent winds of a tornado, the destruction caused by a sudden fire, the devastation of raging flood waters ... all are common hazards that businesses seek protection from by purchasing insurance, since these risks are clearly detrimental to property and the operation of a company. 

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Topics: Business Insurance

Schwartz Team Member Earns High Praise From COO

Posted by Matt Schwartz on Tue, Apr 3, 2018 @ 09:04 AM

We often get phone calls, emails and letters from clients telling us about the outstanding service they received from one or more of our associates. We recently received a complimentary email from the COO of a local independent agent support firm. She gave the efforts of Schwartz team member Michell Fust a glowing review. 

Here is an excerpt:

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Topics: Business Insurance, Client Testimonials

Building Trusted Relationships: A Client's Praise for Team Schwartz

Posted by Matt Schwartz on Fri, Jan 12, 2018 @ 11:01 AM

We often get phone calls, emails and letters from clients telling us about the outstanding service they received from one or more of our associates. We recently received a lengthy complimentary letter from the owner of a local medical supply company. Mr. G. lavished praise on two Schwartz team members: Jerry Fine and Jesse Abbott. Here is an excerpt:

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Topics: Business Insurance, Client Testimonials

Meet Core Value Winner: Paula Vasse - January 2018

Posted by Matt Schwartz on Thu, Jan 11, 2018 @ 14:01 PM

Every month, Schwartz Insurance Group selects a peer-nominated associate to receive a Core Value Award. The winner is chosen because they "lived" one of our agency's core values - typically an event or accomplishment above and beyond the call of duty in serving our customers. This month, Paula Vasse has "lived" our core value of "Building on a Legacy." Here's her story:

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Topics: Business Insurance, Core Value Winner

A Client in Crisis Puts Their Trust in Team Schwartz

Posted by Matt Schwartz on Fri, Dec 15, 2017 @ 12:12 PM

Not long ago, one of Schwartz Insurance Group’s largest clients went into Chapter 11 with their renewal date just months away. Needless to say, this scenario caused a lot of unease. Several underwriters did not want to renew policies for the company.

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Topics: Business Insurance, Client Testimonials

Wintertime Maintenance: How to Keep Your Pipes From Freezing

Posted by Matt Schwartz on Tue, Dec 12, 2017 @ 09:12 AM

Why do frozen pipes often lead to major problems for home and business owners? Water has a unique property in that it expands as it freezes. This expansion puts tremendous pressure on whatever is containing it, including metal or plastic pipes. No matter the "strength" of a container, expanding water can cause pipes to break.

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Topics: Business Insurance, Personal Insurance

Don't Let Your Holiday Office Party Get Out of Control!

Posted by Matt Schwartz on Mon, Dec 4, 2017 @ 09:12 AM

No one wants to be thought of as a “Scrooge,” so even if you, as an employer, have had a bad experience in the past, it is doubtful you would ever decide to ban the holiday office party. However, that doesn’t mean you can’t be prepared this time to deal with an out of control employee.  

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Topics: Business Insurance, Company Culture, Employee Engagement, Company Security

Meet Core Value Winner: Sandy Bryant - November 2017

Posted by Matt Schwartz on Fri, Nov 10, 2017 @ 14:11 PM

Every month, Schwartz Insurance Group selects a peer-nominated associate to receive a Core Value Award. The winner is chosen because they "lived" one of our agency's core values - typically an event or accomplishment above and beyond the call of duty in serving our customers. This month, Sandy Bryant has "lived" our core value of "There's Only Opportunity." Here's her story:

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Topics: Business Insurance, Core Value Winner

Meet Core Value Winner: Markina Thompson - September 2017

Posted by Matt Schwartz on Wed, Sep 6, 2017 @ 10:09 AM

Every month, Schwartz Insurance Group selects a peer-nominated associate to receive a Core Value Award. The winner is chosen because they "lived" one of our agency's core values - typically an event or accomplishment above and beyond the call of duty in serving our customers. This month, Markina Thompson has "lived" our core value of "Quick to Smile." Here's her story:

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Topics: Business Insurance, Core Value Winner