Millennial Generation Produces Overachievers – Meet Tom Velazquez and You’ll Agree

December 4th, 2018|Community News|

Can millennials have it all? The generation born in the 80s gets a tough rap. They are often dismissed as a generation of folks who were overprogrammed, over-coddled kids that demand trophies for last place and immediate gratification. Those kids are now adults in their thirties and we’re wondering what [...]

Small Businesses Insurance for the Local Business Owner

November 28th, 2018|Business Insurance|

Insurance For Small Businesses Without the investment of local business owners in the economy, who would be there to better the community? Small businesses are the foundation and lifeblood of local the economy. Furthermore, small businesses bring innovation to increase efficiency in our evolving world.   Do I need small [...]

Commercial Insurance for Retail Businesses

November 21st, 2018|Business Insurance|

A Retailer Guide to Commercial Insurance Purchasing in CT and NY   Daigle & Travers Insurance, a Connecticut based independent insurance agency with three convenient locations, specializes in commercial insurance throughout the Tri-State area. With over 35 years of insurance experience, we can tailor an insurance policy to any unique [...]

Life Insurance

November 15th, 2018|Life Insurance|

If I’m not the parent going to work every day, why should I worry about having life insurance?  Also, how much life insurance is enough?  These are two important questions to ask yourself when thinking about life insurance.  Here are a few tips to help you with your decision making. [...]

Personal Insurance: Trends in Construction Costs in Connecticut and New York

November 8th, 2018|Homeowners Insurance|

By Mandelyn Gerhart TRENDS IN CONSTRUCTION COSTS Material and labor costs are contributing to higher construction costs in Fairfield and Westchester County. Reconstruction cost – or replacement cost – is the cost of hiring a contractor to replace your home as it is, using materials and design of the same [...]

What’s less expensive, the cost of a chimney sweep or a chimney fire?

October 26th, 2018|Homeowners Insurance|

In Fairfield County, the frost is appearing in the morning and you can feel the winter upon us. What does that mean for most suburbanites? Fireplace season! What’s better than getting home from a long day or work and getting a fire going in your fireplace or wood stove. Before [...]

Halloween: Tips to make your celebration a treat

October 24th, 2018|Homeowners Insurance|

Halloween: Tips to make your celebration a treat By Cincinnati Personal Lines   Don’t be tricked by liability issues! Keep Halloween safe for family and guests. As you and your family bring out the Halloween decorations and prepare for parties and trick-or-treaters, take time to evaluate the liability exposures associated [...]

Hurricane Deductibles

August 17th, 2018|Hurricane|

Guest Blogger: Ryan Millen Are there different types of storm deductibles? There are three main storm deductibles called windstorm deductibles, named storm deductibles, and hurricane deductibles.   Windstorm deductibles apply whenever there is damage caused by wind. Named storm deductibles only apply to storms that are given names. Hurricane deductibles [...]