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Tip #2 for home buyers: When to start the insurance process

We know its been a while since we chatted with you about the home buying process, but we are here today to do just that!

Last time we talked we discussed the importance of choosing an independent agent when looking to obtain a homeowner’s policy. Today, we are letting you in on our little secret to a smooth insurance transaction during the home buying process. So, sit down, buckle up and hold on tight!

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Diamond Necklaces, New Cameras... These Are A Few Of Our Favorite Things (To Schedule)

Are you dreaming of the beautiful diamond necklace that you asked for, for Christmas?

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Choosing the Independent Agent... Tip #1 in the Home Buying Series

Joe's offer on a house was just accepted by a seller and BOOM he's under contract. Exciting! 

As part of his loan Joe knows he needs to get home insurance so he goes to the guy that kind of looks like… well no… IS A LIZARD to get and insurance quote online.

Joe gets a quote to insure his home but he's shocked to see that the premium came back way higher then was estimated in his lending documents provided by his mortgage company putting his entire loan at risk.  

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Turkey Tips For A Safe Thanksgiving

The first official Thanksgiving was celebrated in 1621 between the Plymouth colonists and the Wampanoag Indians. However, it wasn’t until 1863 during the Civil War, that President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed Thanksgiving Day to be held each November. A lot of things have changed since then including how we all prepare our Turkey's... 

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Home Buying Video Series... Rolling out to you now!

Home buyers! This video series is for you! Every year at the Agency we work with hundreds of clients who are in the middle of the process of buying a new home. It's a passion of ours to help solve the important but often neglected insurance piece of that buying process. We love streamlining things and making it as painless as possible for you to hear those beautiful words. "Clear to close!"   

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Daylight Savings... it can actually save you!


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Thanksgiving Holiday Tips

Happy Thanksgiving from all of us at the Kinney Insurance Agency! Our wish from our family to yours is a long weekend full of quality time with family accompanied by fantastic holiday food favorites! Leading up to the big day we wanted to share a few of our favorite Thanksgiving tips for our Vermont home and auto insurance clients and friends: 


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Home Insurance Tips For A Fantastic Halloween

Halloween is here! At the Kinney Insurance Agency our communities and families seem to be settling into the beautiful fall atmosphere we have all come to love in Vermont. With the buzz in the air and still a little time to prepare for the big night we thought it would be a great time to list some of our favorite insurance tips for Halloween:

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What's replacement cost for home insurance

One of the top questions we get from our Vermont home insurance clients is: "How do I know my home's replacement cost?" Here's why it's important and how we figure it out:

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