What should you do if you’re in an accident?

What should you do if you’re in an accident?

For many people, the holiday season means increased traveling coupled with less than desirable driving conditions. Here are my recommendations for what to do if you find yourself in an accident: Call the police It doesn’t matter if anyone is hurt or if you think it’s fine, or even if you’re in a hurry. If […]

Unique insurance discounts

Unique insurance discounts

By: Blake Wimsey Special to Guthrie News Page Blake Wimsey operates Foundation Insurance in downtown Guthrie. We’ve all heard the term “bundling” your home & auto, but insurance discounts go way beyond that. Before I explain some of the more obscure discounts, YES you should be bundling your home & auto. If you don’t have your home and […]

Liability coverage – What is it and how much do I need?

Liability coverage – What is it and how much do I need?

By: Blake Wimsey Special to Guthrie News Page Blake Wimsey operates Foundation Insurance in downtown Guthrie. One of the most frequent issues I see on people’s current insurance is insufficient liability insurance. How much an individual or family needs is largely dependent on their assets and lifestyle. There is no one size fits all approach, and I try […]

Top 3 reasons you should trust your insurance agent

Top 3 reasons you should trust your insurance agent

By: Blake Wimsey Special to Guthrie News Page Blake Wimsey operates Foundation Insurance in downtown Guthrie. 1. Insurance is BORING How many of you reading this think insurance is fun? When you find yourself with some free time on a Sunday afternoon, do you cuddle up with your auto insurance policy and a cup of coffee […]

Column: Do I need life insurance?

Column: Do I need life insurance?

By: Blake Wimsey Special to Guthrie News Page Blake Wimsey operates Foundation Insurance in downtown Guthrie. The short answer is yes, you need it. And you want term insurance. Let’s start with explaining exactly what term life insurance is–it pays the face amount to your beneficiary(s) if you die prematurely (during the policy period). Why is […]

Column: Why is my car insurance so high?

Column: Why is my car insurance so high?

By: Blake Wimsey Special to Guthrie News Page Blake Wimsey operates Foundation Insurance in downtown Guthrie. Good question. There are many factors that underwriters use to rate your insurance premiums. In order to take action against your high premiums, it’s important to first understand what factors drive up the cost of your monthly bill. • Your […]