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What do you need to do to prepare for a hurricane? If you’re enjoying Summer fun on a jet ski, ATV, or boat, do you have the right levels of coverage? Are you properly insured if you list your home on AirBNB or HomeAway?  For the latest insurance news and advice, the OceanPoint blog is here to keep you informed.

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Floods and Hurricanes Can Happen Anywhere… Even Here

Protect Yourself with Flood Insurance Over the past few weeks, we have all witnessed the devastation and destruction that a hurricane can bring. Residents of Houston are still recovering from the deluge resulting from Hurricane Harvey, and property owners in Florida are trying to evaluate their losses after Hurricane Irma.  Unfortunately, many of these individuals […]

Keep Your College Student Protected

As your child goes off to college, you want to make sure they stay safe and protected while they are away. The best way to ensure their safety is to secure the proper insurance coverage. When students head off to college, many parents often view this as an opportunity to save money by reducing their […]

10 Things Consumers Don’t Typically Know or Understand About Homeowner’s Insurance

Consumer Reports published an article recently about what consumers should know and understand about protecting their largest asset. We at OceanPoint Insurance want to make sure all our customers are clear on every aspect of their homeowner’s insurance. You May Be Paying Too Much: When it comes to shopping for homeowner’s insurance, a Trusted Choice […]

Be Prepared in Advance of a Hurricane

With hurricane season in full swing, your friends at OceanPoint would like to remind you of the importance of being prepared. According to the Weather Channel, the number of hurricanes and tropical storms begins to increase slowly through July and then rises in August, peaking in September. However, despite these statistics, there is no way […]

Insure Your Summer Fun with OceanPoint

With summer finally upon us, many families are taking to the outdoors. No matter where your summer adventures take you, OceanPoint Insurance would like to remind you of the importance of reviewing your current insurance policies. To ensure they are providing the levels of protection you need, we encourage you to talk with your OceanPoint […]

Listing Your Home Through Airbnb? Make Certain You Are Properly Insured

Many people have taken advantage of the global popularity of websites such as Airbnb and HomeAway to list their home as rental property. If you do not reside in the property full-time, offering it as a vacation rental is a quick and easy way to earn some extra cash. Unfortunately, many people find out the […]

Expensive Valentine’s Gifts Require Special Insurance Coverage

At OceanPoint Insurance, we are committed to helping you protect your personal property. With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we would like to remind you of the importance of insuring your valuables. After you purchase that pricey piece of jewelry, remember to call your OceanPoint agent to secure proper insurance protection. Many people are […]

Safeguard Your Home Before You Travel

Whether you’re hitting the slopes or heading south for the winter, it is imperative that you protect your home before you begin your vacation. Taking a few precautions in advance can provide you with added peace of mind and ensure your property is secure while you travel. Request that a neighbor check on your home. […]

Exercise Caution to Ensure a Safe Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time for great food, and spending quality time with family and friends. We all know the kitchen is the heart of the home, especially during the festive weeks to come. While the holidays are a wonderful time of year, they can also pose many dangers. Thanksgiving is the leading day for cooking […]

Is Your Home Prepared for the Winter?

While it feels like fall just arrived and we don’t want to rush the cold winter weather, now is the time to start preparing your property for the winter season. To properly prepare your home for the cold weather, we have outlined some tips to help save you time, money and energy this season: Examine […]

Safeguard Your Property This Hurricane Season

The Atlantic hurricane season began in June, but with 10 of the costliest hurricanes on record arriving between August and October, now is the time to prepare for the worst by doing your best to protect your property. Some of the most important actions home and business owners can take are trimming trees surrounding their […]

Life Insurance Protects The Ones You Leave Behind

Understanding your options is easier than you might think Reviewing your life insurance coverage can often seem like a daunting task. While advance planning for a time when you are no longer here for your family is challenging, it is also one of the best ways to protect them. OceanPoint Insurance is committed to helping […]