Flooding Can Occur Anywhere - Are you Prepared?

March 10, 2017 / Insights from Chris

During Hurricane Sandy, over 1.58 million claims were filed to cover the costs of damage to homes, commercial businesses, and other property. 1.58 million is hard to picture, so let’s just take a...

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Chris Gonzalez earns the CHARTERED FINANCIAL CONSULTANT® (ChFC®) DESIGNATION, FINANCIAL PLANNING’S HIGHEST STANDARD

September 21, 2016 / Insights from Chris

North Bergen, NJ – September 20, 2016 – [Chris Gonzalez, Gonzalez & Company Insurance Agency, Inc.] has earned the Chartered Financial Consultant® (ChFC®) professional designation...

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Terichi Bellinger has earned the Accredited Customer Service Representative (ACSR®) Designation

August 12, 2016 / Company Blog

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Chris Gonzalez Earns Certified Risk Manager (CRM) Designation

August 11, 2016 / Insights from Chris

North Bergen, NJ – August 2016 Certified Risk Managers International recently conferred the designation of Certified Risk Manager (CRM) on a select number of individuals who completed...

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You Need to Know: the Liability Limit Code

November 16, 2015 / Insights from Chris

We know – auto insurance policies often seem like gibberish, but understanding the liability limit code can mean the difference between paying for everything out of pocket, and standing back while your...

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Got Vacancy? Your Policy Might Be Void

August 19, 2015 / Insights from Chris

We’ve recently heard of several cases where a building owner suddenly found their insurance policy was null and void – all because they hadn’t looked closely at an important clause that states a...

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Why You Should Take the Insurance the Rental Car Company Offers

August 19, 2015 / Insights from Chris

You’re probably already shaking your head ‘no.’ You’re on vacation. You’re already spending too much money. Every travel article tells you that the rental car insurance is an unnecessary add-on,...

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Avoid Insurance Suspension – Learn About Protective Safeguard Endorsements

August 19, 2015 / Insights from Chris

We spend a lot of time warning our clients about aspects of their policy that could render certain coverages unviable. Today, we’re going to talk about a clause that could suspend your entire policy...

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The 14 Most Common Mistakes People Make Shopping for Homeowners Insurance

August 19, 2015 / Insights from Chris

We’ve been in the business a long time, and we’ve seen people make every mistake under the sun when buying homeowners insurance. We do our best to advise our clients to avoid these common pitfalls,...

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Flooding Can Occur Anywhere – Are You Prepared?

June 30, 2015 / Company Blog

During Hurricane Sandy, over 1.58 million claims were filed to cover the costs of damage to homes, commercial businesses, and other property. 1.58 million is hard to picture, so let’s just take a...

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The Often-Misunderstood Insurance Clause That Could Cost You $20,000 (Or More)

June 30, 2015 / Company Blog

The co-insurance clause in your building policy is one of the most misunderstood features among apartment building owners – and not understanding it could cost you tens of thousands of dollars. This...

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Tenant Discrimination – What CAN’T You Be Sued For?

June 30, 2015 / Company Blog

Unfortunately, the answer is: pretty much nothing. Most landlords are completely unaware that they can be sued for a variety of “discrimination claims,” many of which will be without any basis in...

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Building Ordinance Coverage – What It Is and Why You Need It

June 30, 2015 / Company Blog

Let’s say you own a property that suffered extreme damage – enough that you’re going to need to rebuild or at least repair extensively. (We hope this doesn’t happen, but unexpected catastrophes...

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