Author: Kari

hometown-insurance

Hometown Insurance | Hitchings Insurance Agency

What does “hometown insurance” really mean? You have many choices when selecting an insurance provider for your auto, home, farm, or business insurance needs. As a matter of fact, there are 257 insurance carriers that call Ohio home. There are also more than 1,300 independent insurance agencies in the state!  You may be wondering what […]

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Adulting: Moving Out of the ‘Rents | Hitchings Insurance Agency

Moving out of your parent’s house for the first time is exciting, but can be stressful as well. You just graduated college. Maybe you just graduated high school. It’s quite possible your parents are kicking you out of the house. Either way, it can be intimidating to enter the next phase of life. Adulting…the first […]

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School Bus Safety for Drivers and Riders | Hitchings Insurance Agency

Those big yellow school buses will be hitting the roads soon to transport some 25 million students nationwide before and after school. According to the National Safety Council, school buses are the safest way for kids to get to and from school. Let’s review school bus safety for drivers sharing the road and for students […]

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Tips for Back to School | Hitchings Insurance Agency

The long summer days are winding down. Routines over the last three months have quite possibly been a little different. Hopefully, lots of sunny day activities have filled the memory books. Believe it or not, it is time for all of our schedules to return to normal. Some kids (and parents) are probably dragging their […]

health-insurance

Health Insurance in Ohio | Hitchings Insurance Agency

There is no telling when a visit to the doctor or the hospital might be warranted. It would be great if we all were healthy 100% of the time, but that’s not realistic. Accidents happen. Acute illnesses come and go. Medical conditions are newly diagnosed and treated. All of these services can be extremely expensive […]

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Restaurant Business: Keys to Success | Hitchings Insurance Agency

You’ve worked your entire professional career in the restaurant business. You likely started in the trenches of a food operation: busing tables, waiting tables, tending bar, washing dishes, assisting ownership and chefs. It is quite clear you can’t just open the doors of a restaurant and expect instant prosperity.  There are some keys to success […]

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Special Form Coverage | Hitchings Insurance Agency

You are meeting with your insurance agent and it is mentioned your insurance policy includes special form insurance coverage. You are probably thinking well that sounds great, but deep down you are actually wondering what the heck does that means? Let’s make this easier to understand! Your home or business insurance policy will likely include […]

farming-industry

Farming Industry: Uncanny Spring for NW Ohio | Hitchings Insurance

What a spring it has been for the farming industry in Northwest Ohio. The conditions were downright awful for our area farmers. The wet spring will have a huge impact on the entire state of Ohio, as well as Indiana, Illinois, and other parts of the Midwest. While some areas of our nation’s farm country […]

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Community Involvement Matters | Hitchings Insurance Agency

Community… It can encompass where we physically live. It can also mean being in fellowship with others that have similar interests. Within our community, we hear “give back” used in a variety of ways, but what does it mean? This quote by Denzel Washington sums it up nicely! At the end of the day it’s […]

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Commercial Real Estate Insurance | Hitchings Insurance Agency

Commercial real estate is a large investment. When thinking about the insurance plan, there are some things to consider for proper coverage. Some coverages may seem obvious. However, there may also be hidden coverage items that need to be discussed. Let’s take a look at things to consider! First, let’s review commercial real estate insurance […]