It’s estimated U.S. consumers will spend $20.7 billion on Valentine’s Day gifts in 2019 according to the National Retail Federation, of that an estimated $3.9 billion on jewelry. If you are giving or receiving, make sure you take the appropriate steps to insure your valuables. Most think their jewelry is covered by their home insurance policy, but the provisions are very small, and you need to make sure you are fully insured. You might not initially be thinking of anything happening to your precious and sentimental token, but the sooner it’s insured, the sooner you’ll be protected. While insuring your jewelry may be the last thing on your mind, being properly informed about being insured can be a great piece of mind.
Most people are aware of the main factors that affect their auto insurance rates. Your gender, age, marital status, geographical location, and credit score all affect your insurance rates in different ways. But many don’t know how much everything about your vehicle affects the rate. If you plan on purchasing a car this year, these factors could have an impact on saving some money.
We are thrilled to share some recent news about our company’s growth! Ample Insurance Company celebrated our third anniversary by continuing to expand our Florida footprint.
The holidays are quickly approaching, and with them comes a time for family, food and festive celebration! ‘Tis the season to be jolly, but unfortunately, it is also the season for home fires. According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), Thanksgiving Day has historically been the top day for house fires. The day before Thanksgiving, Christmas Day and Christmas Eve follow close behind. Whether you’re traveling to a different state, going down the street, or hosting a big gathering at your home, we hope you have a wonderful and safe holiday season! Take a look at these tips to keep yourself, your family and your home protected in the days ahead.
We all know that auto insurance is a requirement for owning a car in Florida, but it still stings when your auto quote comes back at a high price tag! At Ample, our priority is to make sure that you receive the best insurance rate for the proper amount of coverage. Fortunately, there are some things to keep in mind that may help lower your auto insurance premium.
As Floridians, some of our favorite summer memories are spending hot days in the pool. It’s always fun to have friends over for a swim or cool off with family after enjoying a warm day. Although a swimming pool may be a great fix for cooling down on a hot summer day, there are a lot of components to think about when installing a pool. According to the CDC, there are 3,400 fatal unintentional drowning incidents in the U.S. annually. Additionally, 1 out 5 of those accidents happen to a child under the age of 14. While we want you to enjoy your swimming pool, we want you and your loved ones to be safe. Not only do we want your children to be safe when swimming, we also want you to be safe by ensuring adequate home and liability insurance coverage.
Oh the joys of summer in Florida! Living in Florida, we know how many people love coming here for destination vacations! Whether you’re enjoying time at the beach, maybe an amusement park, or the warm weather and sunshine, summer brings about a lot of fun activities for you and your family! Although summer has a lot of fun to offer, Florida residents know that with hot summers come constant afternoon rain and hurricane watches. We have officially entered Hurricane season, folks, and it’s expected to be busier than usual! Between June 1st and November 1st, be prepared for hurricane threats! As with anything else, the best way to deal with hurricanes is through preparation.
Although Florida may be called the sunshine state, we all know how frequent and damaging heavy rainstorms can be. That’s why having a flood insurance policy is essential! What most people do not know is that home insurance policies and most commercial insurance policies do not include flood protection. Purchasing a policy through one of our flood markets, like the National Flood insurance Program (NFIP), can get you protection for your home or business.
In today’s saturated insurance marketplace, consumers have many options when shopping for coverage. A simple Google search can lead to tons of places to turn. People can go to captive or direct insurance companies that offer a range of their own products, or to an independent agency which the ability to compare multiple different insurance company rates across all lines of insurance. Ample Insurance knows you have many options at your fingertips when shopping for coverage, but there are many reasons to work with an independent insurance agency like ours.
It’s pouring rain outside. But, you have an appointment you have to get to and need to leave your house right this second to make it on time. You already have your rain boots and rain jacket on, but right before you walk out the front door to face the storm, you grab your big umbrella, just to ensure you’re as protected as you can be.