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3 Easy Steps to Register a Vehicle in Florida

3 Easy Steps to Register a Vehicle in Florida   Are you purchasing a car in the state of Florida? Or maybe you are moving to Florida from out of state. In both instances, you are required to register your vehicle with the state of Florida. If you are moving from out of state, the [...]

By | August 4th, 2015|News|Comments Off on 3 Easy Steps to Register a Vehicle in Florida

3 Reasons Boat Insurance Is a Must Have For Every Boat Owner

3 Reasons Boat Insurance Is a Must Have For Every Boat Owner   Is there anything more relaxing than the warm sun on your face and a cold drink in your hand as you cruise the Gulf of Mexico? There's also nothing that can put a damper on that perfect day quite like being involved [...]

By | July 22nd, 2015|News|Comments Off on 3 Reasons Boat Insurance Is a Must Have For Every Boat Owner

Everything To Know About Umbrella Policies

Everything You Need To Know About Umbrella Policies   If you were involved in a lawsuit, are you confident you would have enough liability coverage to protect your assets? Did you know that if your insurance liability limits are exhausted, you could be held financially responsible for the remaining amount? With lawsuits becoming increasingly common, [...]

By | June 25th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Everything To Know About Umbrella Policies

Preparing Your Teen Driver

Preparing Your Teen Driver   Preparing your teen for driving is an exciting and scary time. I know, my son Griffin has just received his permits.  Obviously the excitement is tempered by the facts.  Teen drivers have the highest risk of crashing of any group in the United States. Teen Driving Risks by the Numbers [...]

By | June 8th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Preparing Your Teen Driver

What is the Difference between Flood Insurance and Hurricane Insurance?

What is the Difference between Flood Insurance and Hurricane Insurance?   What is the Difference between Flood Insurance and Hurricane Insurance? You’ve made a home in Southwest Florida, settled happily in paradise, but is your investment protected? Southwest Florida, in all its splendor, is not exempted from natural storms. We are prone to hurricanes, floods, heavy [...]

By | May 19th, 2015|News|Comments Off on What is the Difference between Flood Insurance and Hurricane Insurance?

Newsmaker Q&A with Jeff East and Kevin Greenwell

Newsmaker Q&A with Jeff East and Kevin Greenwell   East and Greenwell Insurance sat down with the News-Press to discuss the future of insurance, preventative measures homeowners, renters, and car owners can take to protect their investment, and how new regulations are affecting homeowners. Founders Jeff East and Kevin Greenwell are providing Allstate Insurance to the [...]

By | May 13th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Newsmaker Q&A with Jeff East and Kevin Greenwell

Choosing Local

Choosing Local   Accidents happen, things get broken, and your investment may get threatened; in short: Life happens. For those tough and trying times count on us to guide you through. Choosing a local provider can make all the difference in your customer experience and ensure your total satisfaction. East & Greenwell Insurance prides itself [...]

By | March 17th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Choosing Local

How Much Life Insurance Do You Need?

How Much Life Insurance Do You Need?   Have you ever thrown a party where the sole purpose was to discuss Life Insurance? I’m guessing the answer is, “NO”, but if you have…well let’s just say there are better themes. Life Insurance is a necessary evil, most of us don’t like to talk or even [...]

By | March 10th, 2015|News|Comments Off on How Much Life Insurance Do You Need?

Relocating To Estero, Bonita Springs or Naples?

Relocating To Southwest Florida?   Southwest Florida has some of the fastest growing cities in the United States. Fueled by Hertz Corporation’s decision to relocate their global headquarters, a booming real estate market, and record tourism, more and more people are beginning to call SW Florida “home”. Who can blame them? An area with small [...]

By | February 20th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Relocating To Estero, Bonita Springs or Naples?

Is Your Homeowners Policy Up To Date?

Is Your Homeowners Policy Up To Date?   Has the coverage on your Homeowners policy kept pace with the market? As we all know, the Real Estate Market is completely different Southwest Florida than it was just a few short years ago. If you bought your home in the last 6-8 years and have not [...]

By | January 19th, 2015|Homeowners Insurance, News|Comments Off on Is Your Homeowners Policy Up To Date?

Allstate “Reality Rides” Visits Fort Myers to Combat Distractions on the Road

Allstate “Reality Rides” Visits Fort Myers to Combat Distractions on the Road FORT MYERS, Fla. – Allstate “Reality RidesSM” will visit Fort Myers on its tour of more than 20 American cities to bring a driving simulator that demonstrates the dangers of distracted driving. Allstate Insurance Company is building upon its efforts to bring awareness [...]

By | December 17th, 2014|News|Comments Off on Allstate “Reality Rides” Visits Fort Myers to Combat Distractions on the Road

Team Fox Swing for the Cure–Thank you!!

Dear Jeff: I’d like to thank you and Mr. Greenwell for supporting Parkinson’s research. The truth about PD is it affects children as young as 13, and every age group from their teens to senior adults. PD can rear its ugly head without any warning or consideration for nationality, age, or profession; I feel enlightened [...]

By | December 17th, 2014|News|Comments Off on Team Fox Swing for the Cure–Thank you!!

Achieve The Best Home Owners Insurance Value

Whether you are relocating or been in your home for years, isn't it important to know you have the best possible photo 2 1 value your homeowner’s insurance has to offer? As the market fluctuates, the price of insurance premiums (as well as the value of your home) is liable to change. Personal changes to [...]

By | December 17th, 2014|News|Comments Off on Achieve The Best Home Owners Insurance Value

Avoiding Biggert-Waters Act Pitfalls

Since being signed into law by the president on July 6, 2012, the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act has caused quite a stir amongst homeowners needing flood insurance. In an attempt to correct deficiencies within the current National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), subsidies on premiums cease and the annual caps rose. Grandfathered rates are also [...]

By | December 17th, 2014|News|Comments Off on Avoiding Biggert-Waters Act Pitfalls

Hurricane Season: Are you Prepared?

Hurricane Season: Are you Prepared?   Hurricane season is officially here. Are you prepared? Now is the time to make sure that you are covered on all angles especially Floridians, as they are surrounded by water on three sides of the state with hundreds of lakes and rivers inland. The threat of flooding is at [...]

By | December 17th, 2014|News|Comments Off on Hurricane Season: Are you Prepared?