Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer has proclaimed February 25,Insurance Agents Day, an occasion to recognize and appreciate independent insurance agents for their invaluable contributions to the insurance industry!
At Mason-McBride, we’re proud to be independent insurance agents and serve our commercial lines, personal lines, and group benefits clients!
Here is how the proclamation reads:
WHEREAS, we join with the Michigan Association of Insurance Agents to applaud the entrepreneurial spirit of Michigan’s independent insurance agents who are small, medium, and large businesses; and,
WHEREAS, independent insurance agents play a critical role in Michigan’s economy by providing quality financial information and guiding individuals, families, and businesses in making important decisions; and,
WHEREAS, independent insurance agents are an integral part of their local communities across the State of Michigan and give back countless dollars and hours through charitable contributions and volunteer efforts; and,
WHEREAS independent insurance agents are insurance sales agents identified as one of Michigan’s Hot 50 high-demand, high-wage careers through 2024;
WHEREAS, independent insurance agents promote the positive image of careers in insurance through working with local high schools and colleges to expose students to careers as insurance agents; and,
WHEREAS, independent insurance agents are a vital part of an industry whose collective economic activity significantly contributes to the Michigan economy;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Gretchen Whitmer, governor of Michigan, do hereby proclaim February 25, 2021, as Independent Insurance Agents Day in Michigan
What is an Independent Insurance Agent?
An independent agent is an insurance professional who can sell insurance products from different insurance companies, unlike a captive agent who can only represent one company. They act as a middleman between insurance buyers and insurance sellers. Unlike captive agents, they work for you and have access to multiple insurance carriers to find you the best coverage. And when your goals change, they’ve got answers — no need to switch insurance agents!
Why Work with an Independent Insurance Agent?
Independent agents have your best interest in mind. We don’t benefit from the carrier selling you a policy; we benefit from finding you the insurance coverage you need at an affordable price. What separates us from the rest is our ability to service our policyholders proactively, and our knowledge of the industry, products, and different situations that may present themselves to our clients.
At Mason-McBride, we go out of our way to treat our clients like family. Through our industry experience and diversified knowledge base, we are able to help you protect what you value most, both in business and in life. Having a team of talented and passionate individuals is the key to our success – together, we are committed to protecting you from the unexpected and ensuring that your financial well-being is secured.
Get an Insurance Quote Started
If you’d like to get started with a complimentary proposal and policy review, we’d be happy to help. Get a quote started online, or give your office a call (248) 822-7170. The team at Mason McBride is pleased to assist.
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