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  1. Common Workers Compensation Myths We Hear Everyday!

    According to an article from Property and Casualty, there are 5 major myths about Workers Compensation that insurance agents are always hearing. Believing these myths could put you, and your business,s in jeopardy. 1. I only have a few employees, or most of my employees are part time, so I don’t need workers compensation insurance. […]

  2. 6 Signs It’s Time For You To Invest In California Life Insurance

    by esechrest

    Most people could use at least some type of Life Insurance, some may need it more than others. There are certain indicators that make California Life Insurance a must, which is why today our blog focuses on the 6 signs that indicate you should invest in Life Insurance. You are married and have children: Marriage […]

  3. California Business Insurance For The Office Holiday Party

    Holidays are a time for celebrating and that’s a great excuse to show your staff how much you appreciate all of their hard work throughout the year. A holiday party makes a great way to do just that and bring the staff together and have some fun outside of the office environment. Have you ever […]

  4. Holiday Decorating Safety Tips

    by esechrest

          You know it’s the holiday season when all the beautiful lights start showing up on homes and business. And decorating your home is one of the best ways to get into the holiday spirit. However, putting up holiday decorations can become dangerous if you don’t follow proper safety precautions. Here are some Holiday […]

  5. Business Liability Insurance And Holiday Safety Tips For Your Business

    The holiday season is an exciting part of the year, but don’t let all the holiday form distract you from taking the necessary precautions to protect your business and it’s employees. One of the best way to protect your business not only during the holidays, but also all year long, is by having the right type of Commercial Business […]

  6. A Few Tips To Help You Have A Safe Thanksgiving

    by esechrest

    Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays. It is a joyous time filled with people you love, laughter and great food. However, Thanksgiving day is also one of the most dangerous times of the year. Following these tips will help prevent any disasters and ensure you and your loved ones stay safe and stay out […]

  7. 3 Types Of Life Insurance ~ Which One Is Right For You?

    Life insurance isn’t just a one size fits all type of thing. Most of the time, when you think about Life Insurance there will be 3 types you will want to choose from. These are Whole Life, Universal Life and Term Life. But how do you know what each one is and which one best […]

  8. California Insurance For Your Holiday Party

    by esechrest

    We are officially into the holiday season, which means it is time to get ready the holiday party you are hosting this year. Throwing a party can be a little stressful, and although we can’t help you set up the decorations or cook the food, we can make sure you are protected from any potential […]

  9. Five Factors You Didn’t Know Are Increasing Your Homeowners Insurance Policy

    Owning a home and homeowners insurance go hand in hand. California Homeowners Insurance protects you and your big investment, your home, from life’s big surprises. And just like auto insurance, there are different factors that affect the amount of your policy, also known as your insurance premium. At John E. Peakes Insurance Agency, our goal is […]

  10. Reconsidering Bay Area Earthquake Insurance After The Napa Valley Quake

    It is not always pleasant to think back to a natural disaster, but sometimes reflecting on the past is where we learn the most. Take the earthquake that hit the Bay Area mainly Napa, Vallejo and the surrounding areas. After the quake hit, many were left with totaled homes and businesses, but few were able […]