Choosing an insurance policy is a complex, long-term decision. That’s why it’s important to find an agency that can provide the best coverage possible while also offering guidance and personalized attention. Here are the four primary benefits of working with an independent insurance agency.
More Coverage Options
Since independent insurance agencies represent many different carriers, they can offer their clients a diverse range of coverage options and price points. By combining their knowledge of the complex insurance marketplace with their established relationships with carriers, independent agents do the shopping for their clients and can often find them the best options.
Independent insurance agencies can also provide their clients with personalized guidance and attention to detail. There’s no such thing as a one-size-fits-all insurance policy, and independent agents take each client’s unique needs and budget requirements into consideration when shopping for coverage. Plus, they can explain the complex terms of each policy in a simple, straightforward manner.
Independent Agents Advocate for Clients
Lawyers represent their clients in legal matters. Real estate agents help their clients when they want to buy or sell a home. And when it comes time to file a claim, change coverage, or add additional coverage, an independent insurance agent is every buyer’s best advocate. They can work with insurance companies on their clients’ behalf and navigate complicated situations so that their clients don’t have to.
Since independent insurance agents are members of their clients’ community, they are highly knowledgeable of the unique challenges of living and buying insurance in their area. They can help clients understand how local laws, insurance requirements, and regulations affect their coverage. Independent agents are often personally invested in the community and more readily available to answer insurance-related questions.
Balliet Gilmartin Insurance is an independent agency that has provided residents in Lehighton and other parts of Carbon County with insurance policies and personalized customer service since 1995. To learn more about how we can help you, contact us online or call 570-386-8001.