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Even during challenging times, we are here for you.We know things are hard right now. And, while COVID-19 may be affecting all aspects of everyday life, we hope you realize that some things haven’t changed-our agency...

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How does my auto insurance react to pothole damage?

If you have collision coverage, your auto insurance policy will cover damage caused by hitting a pothole. Potholes can impair alignment, ruin shocks and struts, puncture tires, bend wheel rims and damage other parts...

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Connecticut Insurance Commissioner calls on insurers to adjust premiums

Connecticut Insurance Department Commissioner Andrew N. Mais called on insurers to lower auto premiums and adjust commercial hired and non-owned auto insurance in response to the disruption that the COVID-19...

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Connecticut Launches Small Business Bridge Loans

Gov. Ned Lamont’s Economics Chief David Lehman announced the immediate roll-out of the Connecticut Recovery Bridge Loan Program, which will allow Connecticut small businesses hit the COVID-19 crisis to borrow up to $75,...

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Stay Insured When You Rent or Hire a Vehicle

People may put a significant amount of effort into adequately insuring their personal vehicles, but they frequently make quick assumptions about coverage for rented or hired vehicles. However, it is important to...

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Hemp Will Qualify for New Crop Insurance Pilot

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced on Dec. 23 that hemp farmers in 21 states will be eligible for a new crop insurance pilot program starting in 2020. The program provides actual production history...

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Five Rules For Sharing The Road With Trucks

Certainly, some people are nervous driving around trucks on the road. But if you know how to drive safely around trucks, it might ease your nerves a bit. No. 1: Never pass on the right, and pass quickly. When passing...

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