So You’re About to Buy Your First Car Insurance Policy…

Congratulations! Becoming an independent adult can be both exciting and scary. Finding your first job and apartment are milestones to be proud of. Buying your first car insurance policy? That can be a milestone, too, as it’s one more step …
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Three Reasons to Choose Lakewood Financial Insurance For Your Insuring Needs

We know buying insurance can sometimes be a confusing and frustrating experience. Sorting through coverage, deciding what you need and finding a cost-effective policy can be challenging. That’s where going with an independent agency like Lakewood Financial Insurance can really help …
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Wrap Up 2016 With an Insurance Review

Because insurance is an important part of your financial life, it’s good to review your policies from time to time to be sure your coverage remains in line with your assets and liabilities.
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Should You Drop Comprehensive and Collision Coverage on Your Older Vehicle?

While we generally don’t recommend dropping insurance coverage, there may be an instance where it makes financial sense: If you have an older vehicle and do not make payments on it, you may want to consider reducing or dropping your …
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Haunted Hazards: Avoiding Halloween Havoc

Your insurance should cover any major Halloween mishaps, but you don’t want to have to make a claim if you don’t have to. To keep Halloween from becoming a horror, here are some tips to protect you, your pets, and your property this Halloween.
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Back-to-School Safe-Driving Tips

Florida roads are about to get a little trickier to navigate as many of our children go back to school Aug. 10.  More vehicles, bikes, and pedestrians will be taking to the road during the before- and after-school hours, and …
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Is It Time for You to Change Car Insurance Companies?

Florida has some of the highest car insurance rates in the U.S, with policies costing about 25% more than the national average—this according to an Insure.com study based on the rates from six large carriers including Allstate, State Farm, GEICO, …
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Traffic Violations that will Increase your Car Insurance

I came across a great article today and wanted to share this information with you, our loyal readers.  At the very top of the list of traffic violations that could increase your car insurance (not surprisingly) was driving under the …
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Umbrella Policies:For Your Rainy Days

It’s hard to watch TV or listen to the radio and not hear an advertisement from 1-800-Ask-Gary or 411-pain.  Our culture has never been more litigious and Florida is one of the worst states for insurance claims.  Let’s say you’re …
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What to Do After a Car Accident

Getting into a car accident can be pretty frustrating. Immediately following the accident, it is imperative that you stay calm and level headed. One of the first things you should do is call your local car insurance agency. At Lakewood …
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