From 1776 to the present day, July 4th has been celebrated as the birth of American independence, with festivities ranging from fireworks, parades, and concerts to more casual family gatherings and barbecues. Here are some interesting facts about our Independence Day that are a great conversation piece at your next get together, along with some tips for celebrating the holiday safely. Read more
Getting ready to take the next big step in home buying is an exciting time, but it’s also important to do your research. Buying your forever home can be overwhelming and scary, but we want to help ease the stress. Before you make an offer, be sure to look out for these things. Here’s what you should look for when searching for your new home. Each has the potential to raise or lower your insurance premium. Read more
We want to take the time out every year to recognize the fathers that have meant so much to us in our lives. Sometimes they go unnoticed for all they do to love, support, and guide us. Father’s Day is a great time to really show them that you see all the hard work and dedication to family that they put in. Read more
Snowbirds’ are leaving Florida as the summer months of high temperatures get back to the upper 80’s and 90’s. When heading back north, Snowbirds are leaving their vacation homes and condos vacant. Are you remembering everything that needs to be done when leaving your home empty? Read more
As more Americans take to the roads, skies, rails, and waterways to celebrate our nation’s Memorial Day, the more important it is to be necessarily informed before traveling. It is a fun day of family, friends and outdoor activities that requires some safety precautions. Read more
Ample Insurance wants to wish all the mothers and anyone who can be considered a mother an amazing Mother’s Day! With all the love, care, understanding, and support that these wonderful women give their children, we know it’s not easy and want to make sure that they know how much they are appreciated. Read more
Cinco de Mayo is a Mexican holiday that falls on May 5th (literally meaning fifth of May in Spanish). Most believe that Cinco de Mayo is the celebration of Mexico’s Independence which actually falls on September 16th. On the contrary, it is a holiday that commemorates the Mexican army’s unlikely victory over the French forces May 5th, 1862, at the Battle of Puebla. Read more
Expansion Across Florida
Ample Insurance is excited to announce our recent growth across the state of Florida! We have expanded over to the Southwest Coast, acquiring four new agencies: Insurance Megastore (Fort Myers, FL), C & S Insurance (Cape Coral, FL), Cape Insurance (Cape Coral, FL), and Floridian Insurance (Cape Coral, FL). Read more
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.