Monday Morning Success Tips for Insurance Agents

Monday mornings—for most people, the beginning of a new work week—can be critical because they set the stage for the day and the week ahead.

“Most people are keenly aware of the typical Monday office dynamic,” suggests workplace expert Lynn Taylor, author of, ‘Tame Your Terrible Office Tyrant.’ “This is a time to apply your best management skills to ensure the week ahead unfolds as smoothly as possible.”

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New Technology Helps People Drive More Safely

New technologies are responsible for many of the advances, comforts and conveniences of modern life, from the smartphone to wearable items such as “smart” wristwatches and eyeglasses. That’s no different in the car, where new technology is helping people drive more safely.

While cars today may not look much different from previous model years,

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Insurance and Weddings Go Hand in Hand

The terms wedding and money go hand in hand. The average wedding cost is now up to $31,213 according to, and that’s not even including the honeymoon. Because of increasing costs, more and more couples are looking to plan a smaller, more intimate ceremony. While there’s no universal way to define a small wedding,


Tips for Filing a Storm Damage Insurance Claim

Standard homeowners and renters insurance policies generally offer some coverage for damages incurred as a result of a storm. The key to receiving those benefits in a timely manner is to contact your insurance professional as soon as possible following the incident, according to the Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.).

When filing an insurance claim,

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How Many Times have You Asked this Question?

How many times have you asked the question “How does the perfect spiral, thrown by the quarterback get dropped by the receiver?”

In Insurance, so many times the same question is asked. It all stems from the breakdown in communication. At Baty and Associates we pride ourselves on communication with our clients.

Listening to the needs of the receiver is as important as throwing the pass.

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Store It and Insure It to Protect Valued Assets

From complicated passwords to smart home security systems, it seems like everyone these days is coming up with novel ways to protect themselves and their family, and keep their valuables secure.

We all want to feel safe. However, almost 60 percent of adults believe the overall level of risk facing their family — whether to personal safety or financial assets — is increasing,

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Creating a Culture of Natural Disaster Preparedness

It’s out there — that next bout of severe weather is on its way. No matter where you live in the United States, the potential for severe weather always exists and sometimes it comes without much warning.

“None of us really knows what the weather holds,” says LT. General Russel L. Honore, U.S.