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Wednesday, August 17, 2022

Calculating Towing Capacity: 8 Critical Mistakes You Need to AvoidSafe towing starts before you hitch up and hit the road. The hitch itself, your vehicle and even how you load your cargo all play a big part in travelling safely...

Wednesday, August 3, 2022

From building materials to furnishings, many of the things in your home likely aren't as flame-resistant as those from yesteryear.

Wednesday, July 20, 2022

For many people, one of the most difficult conversations to have involves talking with an aging parent about extended medical care. The shifting of roles can be challenging!

Wednesday, July 6, 2022

How to keep your trees healthy — and uprightThey're trees. And as with so many things in life, proper maintenance is critical. Keeping your trees healthy will allow you to continue to enjoy them and their benefits - one of which...

Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Make sure your hurricane disaster plan includes the family pet. In the event of a catastrophe, they are unlikely to survive on their own.

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Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Here’s a quick guide to checking to see if you have unclaimed money!

Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Think of this "Dec Page" as the “Cliffs Notes” for home insurance coverage.

Wednesday, April 27, 2022

To ensure you’re ready for the rest of the year , get started on Spring Cleaning

Wednesday, April 13, 2022

Key factors that impact homeowners insurance premium in Florida

Wednesday, March 30, 2022

11 Ways to Keep Your Identity Safe this Tax Season

Wednesday, March 16, 2022

Though many people love thinking about their boat, they hate thinking about insuring it.

Wednesday, March 2, 2022

What is Umbrella Policy Protection?

Thursday, February 17, 2022

How is the Chip Shortage and Global Supply Chain Issues Affecting My Insurance?

Wednesday, February 2, 2022

Car Seat Safety !

Wednesday, January 19, 2022

YOUR AUTO INSURANCE PREMIUM IS BASED ON MORE THAN YOUR DRIVING HISTORY.

Wednesday, January 5, 2022

Coexisting with bicyclists  

Monday, December 20, 2021

 How to Prevent Christmas Tree Fires for a Happy Holiday!                                                                ...

Wednesday, December 8, 2021

For most of us, holiday shopping takes place in the mall, or even at local small businesses ,But for a felonious few, the parking lot is their shopping center of choice – and they’re happy to patronize unlocked vehicles for...

Monday, November 22, 2021

Preparation is Key to Road Trip Success by Jenean McLoskey ( Foremost Insurance) Long drives can be exactly that – long! So what can you do to make hours in a vehicle more comfortable and enjoyable? Here are some ideas to help...

Wednesday, November 10, 2021

BUYING AUTO INSURANCE FOR TEEN DRIVERS Driving may be a rite of passage for teenagers, but for parents, having a teenage driver can be stressful and expensive. Your child will need auto insurance coverage as soon as they receive their...

Friday, October 29, 2021

Man’s best friend is always here for us. But what happens when one goes doggone wild? Dog bite claims account for more than a third of all homeowner’s insurance liability claims paid out. There are over 15,000 dog bite...

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

What is Comprehensive and Collision Insurance? The Informative Answer You (Actually) Want When you hear someone use the term “comp and collision,” they are referring to two separate insurance coverages available

Wednesday, September 29, 2021

If you own a home there is bound to be Wear and Tear. So what exactly is wear and tear? It is generally considered to be gradual damage that happens over time to a home as the home ages. Examples of Wear and Tear - AC unit clunking out...

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Picture it. A sunny Saturday morning. There’s a knock at the door just as you’re finishing breakfast. It’s a man from a local roofing company. He offers you a free roof inspection because a windstorm passed through...

Wednesday, September 1, 2021

It’s easy to do. Your phone buzzes, you look down, and before you know it, you’re typing a response - while driving at 65 mph. taking the time to learn more about this issue could help our roads be safer. If you have found...

Wednesday, August 18, 2021

Truth be told, it doesn’t take much of an excuse for us to host a barbecue, really – man has loved meat and fire almost since the beginning of time. But just because our desire to barbecue seems to be innate, that...

Wednesday, August 4, 2021

Wednesday, July 21, 2021

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Wednesday, July 7, 2021

What better way to spend the summer than on the water? With the increased number of watercraft sales in recent years, there is a growing need for insurance coverage. Don’t be left without the important coverages you need....

Wednesday, June 23, 2021

Hurricane Season is Here! It's the official start of the 2021 Hurricane Season, we've already seen some storm activity in the Atlantic. This handy Hurricane Preparedness Guide and Hurricane Checklist will help ensure you are prepared.

Wednesday, June 9, 2021

We all need flood insurance because almost every building can be damaged by surface water.

Thursday, May 27, 2021

7 Things Nobody Tells you About Homeowners Insurance Congrats! You’re a homeowner. Or, maybe you’re touring houses for sale and about to be a homeowner. Either way, welcome. Welcome to a stream of never-ending projects,...

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

Enroll today in your insurance company portal to easily access your insurance information. Their secured sites allow you to .... *** Pay your bill *** Go paperless *** Print proof of insurance cards *** Report a claim *** Set up and...

Friday, April 30, 2021

Did You Know You Can Help Stop Insurance Fraud? Monique Miskimon-Aikens Corporate Communications Specialist Share: Contractors trolling neighborhoods looking for victims is rampant in Florida, and it’s highly likely...

Wednesday, April 7, 2021

What is Bait and Switch ?? According to the dictionary, " bait and switch is the action (generally illegal) of advertising goods which are an apparent bargain, with the intention of substituting inferior or more expensive goods or...

Thursday, April 1, 2021

As I backed out, I heard a crunch behind me. Sure enough, I hit a parked car.I had a lot on my mind and apparently, what I could see in my rearview mirror wasn’t one of them.Fortunately, nobody was in the car and it was minimal damage....

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

5 Simple Tips for an Awesome Family Road Trip Whether you and your family are driving to the zoo, the lake or visiting relatives, you are part of the American tradition of the road trip. Part of the appeal of a road trip is all the...

Thursday, March 4, 2021

Did you know a new roof is of vital importance for securing a homeowners policy? If you have a new roof on your home, make sure to call your insurance agency and provide the information they need to update your policy! You can also...

Monday, February 15, 2021

8 Steps to be Confident in Your Commercial Insurance You work hard to grow your small business but it doesn’t feel small to you. To you, it’s your livelihood and your legacy. We get it. We know you work hard to build it,...

Tuesday, January 19, 2021

8 Steps to be Confident in Your Commercial Insurance You work hard to grow your small business but it doesn’t feel small to you. To you, it’s your livelihood and your legacy. We get it. We know you work hard to build it,...

Tuesday, December 29, 2020

Monday, December 21, 2020

The family at Mitchell Insurance Agency wishes you and yours a blessed and peaceful Christmas! During this season, we want to send our gratitude and most sincere wishes for each and every person during this most wonderful time of the year!

Monday, December 14, 2020

How to Prevent Christmas Tree Fires for a Happy Holiday It makes sense that a dry, or even artificial, Christmas tree decorated with lights that produce heat is a fire hazard. But, did you know Christmas tree fires burn so quickly...

Friday, December 4, 2020

Many times we loan our vehicles to family and friends! Here in central Florida, everyone needs transportation to the beach! But have you ever called your insurance agent to ask about how your insurance coverage applies when you loan...

Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Friday, November 6, 2020

Welcome to the Sunshine State! This greeting is said many times in our wonderful state of Florida. Sunshine, beaches, lakes and wildlife are so many of the perks of our fine state. But did you know that property insurance in the State...

Friday, October 30, 2020

Friday, October 9, 2020

5 Common Car Seat Installation Mistakes to Avoid As an expectant parent, you’re likely a delightful mix of unbridled joy and complete exhaustion. We get it. Your baby's car seat is just one of the many brightly patterned puzzles...

Tuesday, September 29, 2020

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Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Want a Safer Home? Consider these Inexpensive Fixes Home improvement: It’s a never-ending process for many people, and for those of us who aren’t necessarily handy, it can be a hassle, too. But there are plenty of simple...

Thursday, September 10, 2020

You Just Got into a Car Accident. Now What? The minutes right after a car accident are a blur. What just happened!? What am I supposed to do now? Well, first, take a deep breath then: 1. Move to a safe location If you are able to move...

Tuesday, September 1, 2020

We have all heard the saying “You get what you pay for”. Well, this statement can be applied to all of uswhen it comes to purchasing insurance. Whether its home, auto, business, or life insurance, every oneof us has...

Thursday, August 27, 2020

Thinking about cyber crime and how it affects your business is not what a business owner likes to ponder! These are frightening times with the cyber crime rampant and computers, with our most important information, being hacked and...

Tuesday, August 18, 2020

What is an Independent Insurance Agent? Everything You Need to Know You need insurance. We all do. In some cases it's required by law, in others it's required by the unwritten code of being a responsible adult that owns things. So,...