Category Archives: Insurance

Beware of Fraud! IBHS Recommends Following 8 Essential Steps to Hire Quality Roofing Contractors to Rebuild Post-Hurricane Florence

RICHBURG, S.C., Oct. 8, 2018 – As families begin to rebuild after the devastation of Hurricane Florence, the Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety (IBHS) recommends that homeowners stay vigilant against being victimized by fraudulent roofing contractors. A recent conviction in the Houston area of a fraudulent contractor taking advantage of homeowners following Hurricane…
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Turbeville Insurance Agency Hires Jack Godbold To Spearhead Small Commercial Insurance Division

[caption id="attachment_17243" align="alignnone" width="2840"] Jack Godbold[/caption] Columbia, SC (September 21, 2018) – Turbeville Insurance Agency (TIA) recently hired Jack Godbold to the company’s executive team as the Small Commercial Lines Director. In this role, Godbold will also oversee many of TIA’s high valued homeowner policies. Godbold comes to the agency with a 28-year background in…
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NAIFA-SC Hosts Life Insurance Awareness Day September 27th

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 18, 2018 Contact: Executive Director, Ashley Hunter Ahunter@mpastrategies.com Columbia, SC - The National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors - SC Chapter (NAIFA-SC) is excited to announce Life Insurance Awareness Day on Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 10:00a.m. at the South Carolina State House. In an effort to bring attention to…
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Colonial Life CEO named Distinguished Alumnus at alma mater

COLUMBIA, S.C. (Sept. 18, 2018) — Over the past four years under the leadership of President and CEO Tim Arnold, Colonial Life has become one of the nation’s fastest-growing voluntary benefits provider. Now protecting more than 4 million of America’s workers and their families, Colonial Life also provides entrepreneurial opportunities for more than 12,000 independent…
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Michelle White promoted to vice president at Colonial Life

COLUMBIA, S.C. (Sept. 10, 2018) — Michelle White has been promoted to vice president of client management at Colonial Life. In the new role, White oversees more than 90,000 existing employer client relationships through proactive and personalized engagement, with the ultimate goal of client growth, retention, and a market leading client experience. White, who joined…
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Stevens joins McGriff-Boyle Vaughan Insurance

COLUMBIA, S.C. – McGriff Insurance Services today said it has hired Marcus Stevens as agency manager for its McGriff-Boyle Vaughan office here at 2000 Center Point Road. With more than 12 years of experience in the insurance and financial services industries, Stevens comes to Columbia after serving as the agency manager of McGriff’s insurance office…
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Colonial Life enhances accident protection

New group plan offers expanded benefits to fight rising health care costs COLUMBIA, S.C. (June 25, 2018) — Employers can offer their workers even more valuable voluntary accident coverage with Colonial Life’s new group accident plan. Colonial Life has increased the benefits payable for covered accidents by an average of 37 percent, with no increase…
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Brightway Insurance to open its first agency near Columbia, S.C.

- Kim Shumaker is the Principal Agent at Brightway, The Sunnyside Agency, opening in Elgin, S.C., Monday, May 21. - ELGIN, S.C. (May 17, 2018) — Residents in Columbia, S.C., Elgin and nearby communities will soon experience a better way to shop for insurance for their homes, cars and more. Brightway, The Sunnyside Agency will open…
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Colonial Life launches Spanish-language consumer website

The enhanced site will be a valuable resource to a growing population. COLUMBIA, S.C. (May 15, 2018) —Spanish-speaking consumers can now learn more about healthy living, employee benefits, and other workplace issues on a new website from Colonial Life. As an enhancement to the company’s two-year-old WorkLife consumer website, the Spanish-language site will feature content on benefits and…
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