Every one of us has certain things that occasionally prevent us from getting a good night’s sleep. These concerns might be a job, kids, an illness, or other problems in life. Our goal is to make sure that protecting your family with the right insurance is one thing that does not keep you up at night.
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Insurance coverage made easy. When it comes to buying your insurance, you have options. You can go to a captive insurance agent, an agent that represents one company, or you can go to an independent insurance agent that represents many companies. Strive Insurance Group, Inc. (formerly Gordon Lund Insurance Agency, Inc) is a full-service independent insurance agency representing many insurance companies. This means that we shop many different insurance companies to obtain the best rate and coverage for your insurance. We do this at no additional fee or service charge to you. Simply put, our goal is to find you the best coverage and rate for your auto, home, business, or life insurance. Whether you need a business insurance quote or an auto insurance quote, we can help. To obtain an insurance quote, click on the tab and enter your information into the form. If you have any questions along the way, please don't hesitate to contact one of our insurance agents.
Personal and Business insurance
The modern day customer is looking for value, ease of services, and quick responses. In an era of impersonal internet companies, slick advertising, and “branding,” it can be hard for consumers to determine where to find the best insurance program for their needs. To provide the best possible combination of coverage, services, and pricing, you need to look no further than your local independent agent.
Our Approach to Insurance Is Different
The best way to get the insurance that is right for you is to develop a relationship with your insurance agent. The good news is that this process is not complicated or time consuming.
We are moving into Hurricane season and we to remind you of how important it is to have the right kind of insurance and to be prepared. Hurricanes bring two big problems: water and wind. Depending on where you live, you may need to buy these separate policies in order to cover hurricane damage:
For many people, standard insurance products like home, auto, life, and personal umbrella insurance are adequate to protect their families and their assets. However, for high net-worth individuals there is much more to consider.
People with a high net-worth need to look at insurance in a different way than others do. No longer are they trying just to insure a home or car, but instead they should be protecting their many assets through insurance. High net-worth individuals also have a different lifestyle that creates new risks that should be managed. Affluent individuals have unique property and casualty insurance needs due to their exposure to risk and to the types of assets they own. Individuals with money become targets when anything goes wrong. It is important not only to insure your property and other tangible assets, but also to protect your financial wealth. Here are some of the products and solutions that may help high net-worth individuals protect themselves and their assets.
Personal Umbrella Coverage
High net-worth individuals need a competitive personal umbrella insurance policy with a limit of at least one million dollars. In some cases, depending on your wealth, you may need liability limits of up to five million dollars. A personal umbrella is able to go over many different insurance policies, and help protect assets with defense coverage as well.
Domestic Employees Insurance
Individuals who employ cooks, housekeepers, nannies or others to work in their homes need to have insurance coverage for their employees. Having this kind of insurance helps protect you if your employee sues you for damages. It is also important to carry workers’ compensation insurance on your staff. This policy may also cover certain medical expenses that may be paid to the employee, and can help to replace any wages lost.
Coverage For Wine
Many high net-worth people have wine collections. A standard homeowner’s policy may not be adequate to respond to a loss. Wine insurance can cover the entire dollar amount of the wine with a limit for each bottle.
Fine Art Insurance And Other Collections
Fine art insurance can cover the full market value, or appraised value, on any art you own. Most standard homeowner’s insurance policies have limitations on the amount of coverage offered. Fine art insurance also covers the art when it is purchased; even it is away from your home. Here are other items you may need to insure.
High-end homes often have unique construction that requires special property insurance coverage. Custom construction drives the replacement cost higher. It is very important to have full replacement coverage that addresses all the custom and unique types of property in the home.
Coverage for Home-Based Businesses
Many high net-worth individuals operate home-based businesses. A standard homeowner’s insurance policy will not cover this risk. A commercial insurance policy is needed to protect the risks of operating a home-based business adequately.
Serving on For-Profit and Non-Profit Boards
Many high net-worth individuals serve on for-profit and non-profit boards. Some of these positions have indemnification and insurance included with serving on the board. However, some do not adequately protect the individual, and a separate policy is needed.
Our insurance agency's reputation for representing the best insurance companies, providing excellent customer service and competitive pricing to our clients has been earned and proven for over 25 years. We take great pride in finding you the best coverage and backing it up with prompt personal service. We have been serving the Dallas/Richardson, TX area for over 25 years and have recently expanded to the Austin, Cedar Park, and Round Rock area.
We are living in a new world, and it requires a new way of thinking about summer activities. Many large events have been cancelled, and vacation plans have changed, but you can still have a great time with your family and friends this summer.
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Insurance coverage made easy. When it comes to buying your insurance, you have options. You can go to a captive insurance agent, an agent that represents one company, or you can go to an independent insurance agent that represents many companies.
Strive Insurance Group, Inc. (formerly Gordon Lund Insurance Agency, Inc) is a full-service independent insurance agency representing many insurance companies. This means that we shop many different insurance companies to obtain the best rate and coverage for your insurance. We do this at no additional fee or service charge to you. Simply put, our goal is to find you the best coverage and rate for your auto, home, business, or life insurance. Whether you need a business insurance quote or an auto insurance quote, we can help. To obtain an insurance quote, click on the tab and enter your information into the form. If you have any questions along the way, please don't hesitate to contact one of our insurance agents.
We are moving into hurricane season and we to remind you of how important it is to have the right kind of insurance and to be prepared.
Hurricanes bring two big problems: water and wind. Depending on where you live, you may need to buy these separate policies in order to cover hurricane damage:
When was the last time you reviewed your personal insurance coverage? Most of us know that major life events can make it necessary to update our personal insurance coverage. But did you know that even subtle changes can have an impact on your financial needs and plans? Call our office today, and we can help you find the right combination of coverage and price.
Insurance “To Do” List.
Have there been any of the following changes in my life situations? If so you may need to have your insurance adjusted to make sure you have the correct coverage.
Give us a call today.
Choosing the right insurance policy is much like choosing the right motorcycle. You want it to fit your needs and lifestyle, but at the same time be within your budget. Although most states require you to carry a minimum amount of liability coverage, other types of coverage are usually optional. Always ask your insurance agent or company representative which laws apply in your state.
Liability insurance covers bodily injury and property damage that you may cause to other people involved in an accident. It doesn't cover you or your motorcycle. Find out if your coverage includes Guest Passenger Liability, which provides protection in the event that a passenger is injured on the motorcycle. Whether or not this is included depends on the laws of your state and the company issuing the policy.
Collision insurance covers damage to your motorcycle if you are involved in an accident. Your insurance company pays for damages, minus your deductible, caused when you collide with another vehicle or object. Collision insurance usually covers the book value of the motorcycle before the loss occurred.
Comprehensive coverage pays for damages caused by an event other than a collision, such as fire, theft or vandalism. However, just like collision coverage, your insurance company will pay for damages, minus your deductible, and will cover only the book value of the motorcycle.
Keep in mind most comprehensive and collision coverages will only cover the factory standard parts on your motorcycle. If you decide to add on any optional accessories such as chrome parts, a custom paint job, trailers or sidecars, you should look into obtaining additional or optional equipment coverage.
Uninsured/underinsured motorist coverage
Uninsured/underinsured Motorist Coverage covers damages to you and your property caused by another driver who either doesn't have insurance (uninsured) or doesn't have adequate insurance (underinsured) to cover your damages.
This coverage typically pays for medical treatment, lost wages and other damages. If your uninsured/underinsured motorist coverage includes property damage, then your motorcycle would also be covered under the same circumstances. Check with your insurance professional to see if property damage is included or needs to be purchased separately.
Tips for the cost-conscious rider
Many factors can play a role in determining what your insurance costs will be such as your age, your driving record, where you live and the type of motorcycle you own, or being a graduate of a rider-training course.
Many companies offer discounts from 10 to 15 percent on motorcycle insurance for graduates of training courses, such as the Motorcycle Safety Foundation (MSF) rider course. Riders under the age of 25, usually considered a higher risk, may see some savings by taking this course. It’s also a good idea for cyclists who have already had accidents.
Maintaining a good driving record with no violations will also help reduce your premiums.
In many states, riders may save money by buying a "lay-up" policy. With a lay-up policy, all coverage except comprehensive is suspended during winter months.
Find out what discounts your insurance representative offers. Multibike discounts for those insuring more than one bike, organization discounts, if you’re a member of a motorcycle association, and mature rider discounts for experienced riders, are just a few possibilities. Discounts can range anywhere from 10 percent to 20 percent, depending on the company and your state. Availability and qualifications for discounts vary from company to company and state to state.
Keep in mind that the type, style (such as a sports bike vs. a cruiser) and age of the motorcycle, as well as the number of miles you drive a year and where you store your bike may also affect how much you pay for your premium.
We are committed to providing clients with the highest quality insurance plans available combined with some of the lowest possible rates. Whether you are shopping for auto insurance, home insurance, life or business insurance, we can help you obtain the best coverage available with the lowest rate possible. Most people don’t take time to review exposures, options, or their current economic condition before making their insurance purchase. We want to help you, so we prepared these insurance buying tips for 2020.
Personal Insurance Update
Most of us buy insurance in this order; auto insurance, renters’ insurance, home insurance, and then life insurance. However, many of us do not think about how the events in our lives may affect our need for different kinds of insurance. As your life changes, the need to protect your life, investment, and family also changes. It's also a good idea to reexamine your coverages and limits from time to time, especially whenever you make additions or improvements. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us. We are here to help you protect your assets.
Here are some major life events that will affect your need for personal insurance