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Do You Need Flood Insurance?

Posted on Feb 27, 2017

With our recent hard winter, many of our clients are wondering about flood insurance.  It’s not just for people who live in flood zones!  Many clients had flooding occur as a result of rapid snow melt off over the winter. Flooding caused by surface water is not covered in a typical homeowner’s policy.  We also had many clients that wanted to add coverage right before the melt-off.  Flood coverage takes 30 days to go into effect. If there is a chance of imminent flooding, it is typically too late to add the coverage.  Here are...

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Spring is Boat Season

Posted on Mar 15, 2016

Is Your Watercraft Protection Underwater? Spring is just around the corner. Before you know it, flowers and lawns will be blooming with beautiful and vivid colors. Springtime is also when boat enthusiasts often start to consider purchasing a sail boat or power boat. Many consumers, however, lack an understanding of the myriad and multi-faceted loss exposures associated with boat ownership. And boat lovers may mistakenly believe that coverage applies under their homeowners policy for these loss exposures. Most homeowners policies, however, only...

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Bring On the Warmth – From the Sun, Not Fire

Posted on May 12, 2015

  The approach of spring brings the promise of warm, warmer and the warmest months to come. Kemper has provided the following important tips to help ensure your welcome relief from winter’s cold comes from the sun and not from fire.   Flash fire – when lightning strikes Because of atmospheric conditions, summer is the most common time of year for lightning. There are a few things you can do to reduce the risk that those flashes filling the sky will damage your home and what’s in it: Whole house protection. A whole house...

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Wildfire Basics

Posted on Apr 21, 2014

Few people realize that when they move to the edges of into a wilderness area, they move into the domain of wildfires. Even though you may live in a thoroughly contemporary suburb, if you can look away into open country, brush or deep woods, you’re vulnerable during hot and dry seasons. According to the Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety, one-third of U.S. homes are located in the Wildland Urban Interface, areas that combine housing developments with natural topography, trees and other vegetation. In recent years, homes...

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Testimonial: Agent Byron Diehl

Posted on Sep 19, 2013

I have had the pleasure of working with Byron for the past two years. He has proven himself to be knowledgable, thorough, and his customer service is nothing short of superb. I was so impressed with how he handled the insurance for our business that I immediately transferred all of our personal insurance to him as well. I know I can count on Byron when I have an issue or question, and I feel confident he is there to support my business as well as my family. Dr. Robert Studabaker, DDS

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Testimonial: Agent Georgia Whiting

Posted on Sep 19, 2013

W.W Deal has been my insurance agency for most of my adult life. They have always been there when needed most . . . during a home or car emergency! I’ve especially enjoyed working with Georgia! She’s the first one I talk with when help is needed and she has come through for me each and every time.I’d rather fight than switch! Lori Rorabaugh

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Testimonial: W.W. Deal Prompt and Friendly

Posted on Sep 19, 2013

We have been insured through W.W. Deal Agency since 1999. During that time, they have assisted us with all of our personal and business insurance needs. Their office has always answered all of our insurance questions in a prompt and exceptionally friendly manner. We would highly recommend the W.W. Deal agency to anyone who is looking for a full service insurance agent. Lynette MooreBenconnected Computer Services, Inc.

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Testimonial: W.W. Deal Creates a Personal Experience

Posted on Jul 19, 2013

WW Deal Insurance has been an absolute pleasure to work with.  They truly create a personal experience with everything they do.  I can always count on Byron, Donna and Diane and the rest of the staff for all our insurance needs. Chad ReynoldsNorthwest Sales and Distribution

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Changing Lives, Changing Needs: Marriage and Your Insurance

Posted on Oct 1, 2012

Of course, thinking about how marriage will affect insurance is not at the top of a couple’s list when the wedding vows are taking place, but with every life stage and change, insurance needs to be a priority. The basics such as name and address changes are not the only insurance evaluations that need to be considered before and after the marriage. Is pre-natal care offered on your health insurance? What about that new engagement and wedding band..are you sure they are covered? These and many other questions could cause unexpected losses in...

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