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Why Work With an Independent Insurance Agent for Commercial Auto Coverage?

In this Internet age, it’s incredibly easy to purchase insurance online – directly from the carrier and without ever having to leave your screen. When you’re in charge of insuring a fleet of commercial vehicles, this option is surely tempting. You don’t have much time, and purchasing insurance direct online will save you both time […]

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Is Your Small Business Prepared to Handle a Lawsuit?

The thought of facing a lawsuit at your business is a scary thing. Large businesses likely have a legal department that is practiced at handling these situations, and they may even have a budget set aside specifically for legal matters. For small businesses, it is not so easy. Small business owners may think that the […]

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5 Tips for Driving at Night

Depending on your job, you may need to do a lot of driving at night. Or perhaps you like to leave in the wee hours to go on family vacation, so you can arrive at a decent time the next day. Some drivers do prefer night driving because the roads are more open. Even so, […]

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Busting Common Life Insurance Myths

September is life insurance awareness month. In that spirit, we’re going to bust some myths regarding the often-mysterious seeming insurance coverage. According to the 2019 Insurance Barometer Study by Life Happens and LIMRA, 43% of American households do not have any life insurance. Furthermore, 40% of those households reported that they would immediately struggle to […]

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3 Ways To Make Your Home Kid-Friendly and Safe

Moving into a new home can be an exciting, yet stressful, process. In the mix of things, you shouldn’t have to worry about the safety of your children. Use these tips to make sure that every area of your home is childproof and safe for your kids to play in. Start With Rules In order […]

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Don’t Get a DUI: Tips to Have a Safe Holiday Weekend

A DUI charge can have serious consequences. For one, driving under the influence makes you a danger to yourself, your passengers, and others on the road. Each state has different laws and penalties, but in most cases your license will be suspended, you’ll have to pay large fees and fines, and you may even spend […]

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What Kind of Insurance Does a College Student Need?

With colleges starting back up, maybe you have a child returning to school or leaving for the first time. You’ve got the twin XL sheets, the posters and the textbooks. Did you know that you also might need insurance for your college student? Auto Insurance If you already have auto insurance for your child’s car […]

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Quotes for the Community

Quoting insurance for new clients is an honor and privilege at our agency. We work hard to earn a reputation of great service. As our way of saying thank you, for giving us a chance, we’re kicking off our new “Quotes for the Community” program. We love supporting the philanthropic efforts in our community, so […]

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4 Practical Insurance Tips for Millennials

Millennials (young people born between 1981 and 1996) are now reaching a place in their lives where they have to start making important financial decisions, such as when to buy a house or have children. With the average amount of millennial debt rising, it is becoming more difficult for young people to build up savings. […]

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Celebrating 75 years!

  The Murray Insurance Agency was founded in 1944 by brothers, Guy and Owen Billington. They designed this business with the intent of it becoming a multi-generation endeavor, while keeping “protecting our community” as the primary focus. Employing family and friends, The Murray Insurance Agency has been home to Owen’s daughter and son-in-law, Mary and […]

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