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When should you report changes to your insurance agent?

Posted by Scott Stueber on Dec 2, 2014 11:01:00 AM

Did you buy a new car lately? Perhaps you moved into a new home. Or maybe you decided to purchase a boat or a recreation vehicle. Nancy Arndt, a veteran personal lines underwriter with West Bend will discuss why you need to talk to your insurance agent about these important changes.

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Benefits of an independent insurance agent

Posted by Scott Stueber on Nov 18, 2014 10:35:00 AM

When it comes to purchasing insurance, consumers have many choices. For most people, price is one of the most important factors when deciding what to buy and from whom. What consumers may not realize, however, are the benefits of working with an independent insurance agent.

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Does your auto insurance provide coverage for hitting deer?

Posted by Scott Stueber on Nov 11, 2014 11:27:09 AM

deer-signSo far this fall I’ve seen quite a few deer standing on the side of the road. Did you know that mating season for deer runs from October through December? As a result, the deer population is more active, accounting for an increase in collisions. In 2013, Wisconsin vehicle/deer collisions totaled 18,338.
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Do you know what Car Damage Replacement Coverage is?

Posted by Scott Stueber on Oct 28, 2014 9:22:00 AM

Buying a new vehicle is exciting! It’s fun to learn about the latest features and options, figuring out your personal preferences, and then taking the test drive.

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Is your car worth what you owe?

Posted by Scott Stueber on Sep 23, 2014 12:06:00 PM

For many, our vehicles are our pride and joy. They get us where we need to go, usually quite comfortably. If you have kids involved in many activities, for many they become like our second home.

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Insuring classic cars

Posted by Scott Stueber on Jul 8, 2014 11:25:00 AM

If you attend a Memorial Day or 4th of July parade in your community, you will most likely see nice classic cars in the parade. You may also see a collection of cars lined up at your local ice cream stand. Because I like cars, I enjoy looking at the cars and do so with envy.

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Make sure you’re protected from the spring thaw

Posted by Scott Stueber on Apr 22, 2014 2:04:00 PM

On the news recently, you may have seen rivers overflowing their banks or cars stuck in the
middle of a flooded road. This is a sure sign spring is here and warmer temperatures are on the way.

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Watch out for that pothole! 5 tips to avoid them

Posted by Scott Stueber on Mar 4, 2014 8:58:00 AM

Extreme weather conditions throughout the Midwest and Northeast this winter have had potholes rearing their ugly heads. As you travel to work or to the grocery store, you know exactly where they are and you drive around them if you can. But there’s always one lying in wait for the happily unsuspecting driver, and that’s when it can get expensive and even dangerous.

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Do you want to save on your home and auto insurance?

Posted by Scott Stueber on Aug 13, 2013 12:31:00 PM

In my last two blogs, I shared information from the Insurance Information Institute about  what’s covered on standard home and auto insurance policies. My goal was to provide you with a better understanding of the policies. Insuring your home properly is important because it’s your largest personal asset. Insuring your car properly is important because driving a car is one of the most dangerous things we do each day.  Today many companies focus on price and saving you money; however, it’s important to remember that if you focus only on price, you may be underinsured or your policy may be missing some important coverages.


Today Kim Bechler, West Bend Personal Lines underwriter, shares valuable information about West Bend’s Home and Highway® policy discounts.
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Understanding car insurance

Posted by Scott Stueber on Aug 6, 2013 8:29:00 AM

Driving a car is one of the most dangerous things we do each day. Today there are more than one billion cars worldwide. If everyone remained alert and focused, accidents might be reduced.


Unfortunately, however,
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