Summer is almost here! Although, it practically feels like it with this beautiful, warm weather. These next few months could be considered the best of the year. For us as an insurance agency, business picks up and we gain more clients. For us as ordinary people, we also get some vacation and relaxation time here … More Enjoying Summer!
We often say that Southern Assurance is a family business, which is something we greatly value and hold dear. Our President and current owner, Christopher, was handed this company down from his father, Roy, who founded the agency over 50 years ago. It was moved from Father to Son, and … More Celebrating The President Of Southern Assurance
As an independent agency, we see a number of mistakes being made by people buying car insurance. Since we’re here to get you the best insurance possible and make you a more savvy consumer, our goal is to help you avoid these common pitfalls. Not Shopping Around: When It comes to insurance, it is important that … More 4 Important Car Insurance Mistakes
Rather than having a normal blog post this week, we decided to sit down with our president, Chris Bailey, who has been in the insurance business for over 40 years, to answer some of our most frequently asked questions. Here are his answers: 1. What does renter’s insurance cover? Renter’s insurance covers the contents of … More The Most Common Insurance Questions We See
Drivers can easily be distracted, which can lead to accidents or deaths. In this blog, I want to discuss teen drivers, their habits, and how we can prevent them from potentially ruining their lives and the lives of others. There is a website called DoSomething.org, which promotes multiple campaigns for many causes, as well as … More Teen Driving
As you all may know, an I-85 bridge collapsed on March 30th due to a fire. So far, here’s what we know: This was caused by a fire under the bridge, started by a man named Basil Eleby. He has been charged with first-degree arson, as well as criminal damage to property, and is being … More I-85 Bridge Collapse: What now?
According to USA Today, our roads have become increasingly dangerous due to millennials (click here for source). I believe this is because our rapid advancement with technology. People are constantly checking their phones, especially millennials. They can’t even set it down to safely arrive at their destination. It’s like they are addicted to their phones. … More Millennials Make Our Roads More Dangerous Than Normal
There is a new study that shows our very own I-285 is the most dangerous highway in the country (http://commuting.blog.ajc.com/2015/11/06/americas-deadliest-interstate-is-in-georgia-study-says/). Undoubtedly there are may reasons for that, but I would like to share a few things I have noticed on the road. The first is that there are a lot of people driving around Atlanta that haven’t … More Where are the most dangerous highways in America? You might be surprised at the answer.
Since we cannot control how people choose to drive, companies are trying to implement new technology into their cars that allow the car to control the driver, rather than the other way around. This has lead companies to create cars that do not require someone to control them. Self driving vehicles could make our … More Self-driving cars: What you need to know when it comes to insurance
09.02.2016 One of the problems always facing any small business is where to get more business. There are some tried and true methods which every small business uses or has used or tried to use at some time. I am convinced that part of the reason any small business is successful is that they are … More Small Business Success