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Understanding Bailee Coverage Protects Everyone

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Understanding Bailee Coverage

During an average week, consumers visit diverse businesses to complete various tasks. Perhaps you need to have your car serviced, maybe you are dropping off clothes for dry cleaning, or you could be in need of having a piece of jewelry repaired. When you are the customer, you become the “bailor,” while the company that temporarily takes control of your property becomes the “bailee.” Both parties have entered into an…

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Life Insurance: Are You Ready For A Lifelong Project?

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Life Insurance Awareness Month

When one considers the phrase “a lifelong project,” it may conjure up images of a major undertaking, requiring many hours and perhaps much capital. However,  life insurance, a lifelong project, can be interesting, rewarding and comforting. Depending on your own life experience, you might recall your parents or grandparents discussing life insurance. A death in the family may have sent everyone searching for any life insurance policy that may have…

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Some Advice for The Hartford Marketing Dept

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photo credit: mikecogh The Hartford Insurance Company surprised me this week with a really moving marketing piece.  Lately, these guys have been creeping up on brilliant moves…but this one takes the cake and I think it is a game changer in the insurance world; as the client becomes the center of the movement…finally, right?  I want to offer some advice as an insurance agent and agency owner; and it is…

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Shopping Auto Insurance in Knoxville, TN

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photo credit: tedkerwin It seems everywhere you turn someone, or something is selling auto insurance. From handing out business cards and the elevator speech at your knoxville networking session, to hundreds of website companies, and even funny tv commercials promissing a savings of hundreds of dollars. Insurance companies have gone to the mattress to close the deal, they offer insurance discounts for newly married couples, multiple policy discounts for homeowners,…

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What Companies does John Bailey Company Represent?

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This is a great question. John Bailey Company believes, we represent many of the best insurance companies in the industry. While we have several in house mainstream insurance carriers, we also work with “niche” insurance brokers, which allows us to again insure outside the box. In a soft market, these relationships are extremely important as we work to create insurance options for our clients. Below is a list of our…

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