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Thursday, May 16, 2024

Boating is a beloved recreational activity that allows people to explore the wonders of the open water, bask in the sun's warmth, and create lasting memories with family and friends. However, just as you would insure your home or car,...

Thursday, May 16, 2024

Compact tractors are versatile machines that can handle a variety of tasks on farms, ranches, and large properties. From mowing and landscaping to hauling and digging, compact tractors are indispensable tools. However, like any heavy...

Monday, April 22, 2024

Your home's roof is its primary defense against the unpredictable elements of Houston's climate. Maintaining its integrity not only ensures your property's safety but also impacts your insurance coverage. Timely repairs can address...

Monday, April 22, 2024

Recently, Christy Hogan, Principle of Personal Lines, was honored with the remarkable opportunity to attend two prestigious conferences with different carrier partners. These events not only showcased her expertise but also provided...

Friday, March 15, 2024

Driving under the influence (DUI) is not only a serious legal offense but can also have far-reaching consequences that extend to your personal finances. One often overlooked aspect is the significant impact it can have on your auto...

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Friday, March 15, 2024

In the realm of e-bikes and compact tractors, safety isn't just about helmets and maintenance—it's also about ensuring your valuable assets are protected against unforeseen events. That's where specialized insurance policies come...

Wednesday, February 21, 2024

In a month dedicated to celebrating love, we mustn't overlook the cherished citizens of our vibrant community here in Houston, Texas! Our roots run deep, and every smiling face, every small business, and every iconic landmark holds a...

Wednesday, February 21, 2024

In a month that celebrates love, it's essential not to forget to protect what you love most, including your valuable jewelry. After all, those cherished pieces deserve the right coverage to ensure they're safeguarded against any...

Friday, January 12, 2024

Even in the Lone Star State, where winters are relatively mild, it's essential to prepare your home for the occasional extreme weather and temperature variations. Here are several key maintenance tasks for Texas homeowners to protect...

Friday, January 12, 2024

Houston, Texas, may not be known for its harsh winters, but unexpected cold snaps can pose a threat to your home's plumbing. As an insurance agent in the area, it's essential to help homeowners proactively safeguard their properties...

Tuesday, January 9, 2024

As we bid farewell to another incredible year, the team at Associated Insurance Managers is thrilled to reflect on the numerous achievements and memorable events that made 2023 truly exceptional. We are excited to share our journey with you

Tuesday, November 14, 2023

Even in the Lone Star State, where winters are relatively mild, it's essential to prepare your home for the occasional extreme weather and temperature variations. Here are several key maintenance tasks for Texas homeowners to protect...

Tuesday, November 14, 2023

The holidays are a time for family, friends, fun, and food. Unexpected fires are not a popular addition to anyone’s holiday to-do list. Unfortunately, cooking-related fires make up the majority of home fires, with an average of...

Tuesday, October 24, 2023

Clogged gutters and downspouts are a common headache for Texas homeowners. They can lead to various problems, including water damage to your home's foundation, roof, and walls. Preventing clogs is essential to maintain the...

Tuesday, October 24, 2023

        With the holiday season fast approaching, online shopping has become an increasingly popular way to check off your gift list. The convenience and vast array of choices make it a preferred option for many....

Wednesday, September 20, 2023

Your home is one of your most significant investments, and protecting it from water damage is essential to its longevity and value. Unfortunately, water damage is a common and often costly issue for homeowners. Here are five common...

Wednesday, September 20, 2023

Insurance is a critical part of protecting your assets and ensuring financial security. However, simply having insurance isn't enough. To get the most out of your coverage, you must maintain open and honest communication with your...

Wednesday, August 16, 2023

For college students in Texas, having a reliable means of transportation is often essential to navigate the vast distances and embrace the numerous opportunities the state has to offer. As you embark on your educational journey, it's...

Tuesday, August 8, 2023

As technology continues to advance, our lives become more convenient and safer, and our cars are no exception. However, this progress comes at a price, especially when it comes to repairing these modern marvels after a collision. The...

Tuesday, July 18, 2023

Boats, ATVs, and other recreational vehicles offer exciting opportunities for adventure and relaxation. However, when it comes to insurance coverage, many owners make the mistake of assuming they have coverage. We will shed light on...

Tuesday, July 18, 2023

Preparing your teen for their move to college requires a lot of planning. One important aspect often overlooked is renters insurance. While college life is filled with exciting experiences and new opportunities, it's essential to...

Tuesday, June 20, 2023

Planning a wedding is a joyful and busy time. You put all that effort into planning your special day, why not ensure you have plans to protect your valuables that make the day shine as well! While homeowners insurance offers...

Monday, June 19, 2023

Planning for a hurricane is one of the most important precautionary measures you can take before one occurs. We live in a state prone to hurricanes, and it's critical for you to have a clear understanding of what hurricane preparedness...

Monday, May 15, 2023

Driving an RV is becoming one of the most popular ways to travel. A successful and safe RV trip takes preparation and planning to make it a good experience. Whether you are new to RVing or not, these tips can help ensure that...

Tuesday, May 9, 2023

Being out on the open water is surreal. The smell of the salty sea, the warm sun beating down on the deck, seagulls singing you a tune, how can it get any better? The ocean has a mind of its own sometimes and you need to be prepared...

Wednesday, April 26, 2023

Spring is a great time to tackle some much-needed home maintenance tasks. In Texas, where the weather can be unpredictable and extreme, it's especially important to take care of your home after the winter season. Regular home...

Tuesday, April 25, 2023

While fire may be a more common concern among homeowners, your home could in fact be as much as ten times more likely to be damaged by water than by fire.** You don’t have to live in a flood-prone area to encounter flooding in...

Thursday, March 23, 2023

A heavy rainstorm has finally stopped. Or maybe a long winter has finally ended, and the deep snows have begun to melt. While good weather may seem like a relief, the potential for water damage may just be beginning. Storm water runoff...

Wednesday, February 15, 2023

Safeco Insurance has recognized Associated Insurance Managers as a Safeco Ignite Elite agency based upon outstanding performance and partnership. Fewer than 10% of independent insurance agencies nationwide that sell Safeco®...

Tuesday, February 14, 2023

We should all have at least one fire extinguisher somewhere in our home, but it’s not enough to simply keep one under the kitchen sink. If there is a fire, your safety—and the safety of your home—depends on knowing...

Wednesday, January 25, 2023

You never know when disaster may strike and all your personal possessions are lost or damaged. Do you know how much your coin collection is worth? Do you know how many pairs of Nikes you have? That’s where a home inventory can...

Thursday, December 22, 2022

We’ve all heard the song “If you like it, then you should’ve put a ring on it.” We like to say “If you like it, then you should’ve put insurance on it!” Whether you are planning a sweet...

Tuesday, November 15, 2022

Tis the season to be merry! It’s time to gather with friends and family and celebrate the holidays. Be aware of common accidents during this busy time of year. Follow our tips to help reduce the chance of filing a claim this...

Tuesday, October 18, 2022

Cybersecurity insurance is a new and emerging industry. It has its origins in errors and omissions (E&O) insurance, a separate form of insurance that protects against faults and defects in the services a company provides. E&O insurance...

Wednesday, September 21, 2022

Are you protecting your home from potential water damage? Texas experienced heavy rain and flooding across the state in August that broke multiple records. It’s giving us cause to review how we can be better prepared and protect...

Sunday, September 18, 2022

Are you depending on your homeowners insurance policy to cover your jewelry? Here’s why that coverage may not provide the coverage you need.It’s common for homeowners to bundle their possessions under a homeowners policy....

Tuesday, September 13, 2022

Most Americans think the U.S. Economy is likely to experience a recession in 2022. A natural reaction to a recession is to reduce expenses. Insurance is an area where individuals may look to cut costs. Help recession-proof your risk...

Monday, September 12, 2022

Flooding, tornadoes, hurricanes, wildfires—it feels like a week doesn't go by without one of these natural disasters popping up in the news. Every part of the country is faced with its own environmental threats, meaning every...

Monday, August 29, 2022

Hurricanes are one of the most damaging natural disasters. In fact, from 1980 to 2020, the total approximate cost of damages from weather and climate disasters in the United States was $2.155 trillion. In 2021 alone, the United States...

Wednesday, August 24, 2022

As a parent of an 18-year-old child, you probably have a lot of emotions and concerns regarding their upcoming life changes and decisions. Your child may be heading off to college, enlisting in the army, or moving out of the house....

Tuesday, August 23, 2022

As home premiums rise, price fatigue or outright sticker shock are causing homeowners to ask to reduce coverage, especially Coverage A – Dwelling Coverage.  This coverage is the part of your policy that covers damages to the...

Monday, August 22, 2022

As a successful individual, your needs are unique, and your time is invaluable. You want to spend that time focusing on the growth of your assets, not preserving them. However, asset protection is a vital part of wealth management....

Sunday, August 21, 2022

Associated Insurance Managers, an independent insurance agency located in Houston since 1994, is proudly celebrating new achievements within their organization. Agency Principal, Christy Hogan, CPA, CIC and Private Client Specialist,...