Monday, January 24, 2022 Almost every day we receive calls or emails from upset clients whose insurance premiums are going up, even when they’ve never made a claim. Some policies are going up by hundreds of dollars per year—what is happening? The Florida insurance market is in crisis, particularly the homeowners and auto insurance sectors. READ MORE >>
Monday, January 10, 2022 At the start of a new year, many people resolve to get their finances in order. Lakewood Financial would like to remind you that appropriate insurance coverage is one of the best ways you can protect yourself from financial disaster. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, December 21, 2021If you are planning to enroll in Medicare, then you will need to take the extra step of enrolling in Medicare Part D coverage if you want to receive prescription drug benefits. This separate benefit, offered by private insurers, is the primary source of prescription drug coverage for Medicare pat... READ MORE >>
Monday, December 20, 2021 If you’re looking for a home in the Bradenton/Sarasota area, you’re home shopping in a real estate market that’s as hot as one of our August days! In fact, our area is ranked the No. 17 housing market in the nation! As thrilling as buying a home can be, it is a big investment and you have many decisions to make and options to consider. READ MORE >>
Monday, December 6, 2021 Florida drivers already pay some of the highest car insurance rates in the nation, and those rates are likely to go up in the near future. Why? Because insurance companies’ claims costs are skyrocketing, and strange though it may seem, supply chain and other pandemic-driven causes are contributing. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, November 30, 2021When you insure yourself under a life insurance policy, you will name a beneficiary who will receive the policy’s payout in the event of your death. This settlement is called a death benefit, and it can ease your survivors’ financial burdens in numerous practical ways.
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Thursday, November 25, 2021Are you getting enough hours of sleep at night? Do you wake up each morning feeling refreshed and ready to go? For many people, that’s not the case. It’s more common for individuals to struggle through those first hours of the day, longing to be back in bed for a few more hours. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, November 23, 2021A business owner’s policy, or BOP, contains several critical elements of business insurance. Among these, you will likely find business interruption insurance—one of the most critical elements of protection any business needs. If you don’t fully understand this coverage, you might not be able to use it to your advantage. READ MORE >>
Monday, November 22, 2021 The holidays are almost here! You’re probably looking forward to spending time with family and friends, enjoying delicious meals, and giving and receiving gifts. Maybe you’re even going to travel to spend a holiday with far off loved ones. READ MORE >>
Thursday, November 18, 2021In the last decade, the number of auto insurance claims that arise from distracted driving accidents has increased significantly. By definition, this is an accident caused by the fact that the involved driver wasn’t paying attention to the road.
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