Tag: car insurance

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 […]

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Comprehensive Coverage Explained | Hitchings Insurance Agency

The insurance industry uses all kinds of  “fun, technical” terms that most people do not have fully understand. Learning the basics are helpful to making an informed decision. Let’s answer this question about personal and commercial auto policies: What is comprehensive or other than collision coverage? Comprehensive Coverage Comprehensive is the second main piece of […]

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Collision Coverage Explained | Hitchings Insurance Agency

What is collision coverage? The insurance industry uses a variety of different terms. It can be very confusing for people that do not have a deep understanding of them. Let’s explain collision coverage on a personal or commercial auto policy for you right here! The formal definition: “the upset of your covered auto or a […]

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Does My Insurance Cover Rental Cars? | Hitchings Insurance Agency

School is out. The days are longer. Summer is here and vacations may be on the horizon. If you are flying to your destination, a rental car may be necessary. It may also make you wonder, does my insurance cover rental cars? We get this question a lot…almost daily! So, let’s discuss some of the […]

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New Driver’s License: When Do We Add Insurance? | Hitchings Insurance Agency

How is this possible? Your baby is turning 15 1/2 and ready to get a permit to drive. The next six months will probably include Driver’s Ed and driving with an instructor. Not to mention all the time you personally will spend teaching your teenager how to be a cautious, non-distracted, defensive driver. Do you […]

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The Sobering Truth about Distracted Driving: Everything CAN wait | Hitchings Insurance Agency

“K” typed in a text message but unsent. “The happy song makes me HAPPY” posted on Facebook along with selfies. “Driving and facebooking is not safe! Haha” sent in a text after posting every 90 seconds. What do these have in common? Death. Death caused by distracted driving while texting or posting to social media. […]