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  • Holiday Schedule for 2019

    Office Hours Office will be closed Thanksgiving – Nov. 28th Friday after Thanksgiving – Nov. 29th Christmas Eve through New Year – Dec. 24th thru Jan. 1 2020 Office will reopen Jan. 2, 2020 Emergency Contact During the holiday schedule direct company contact – in the event of an emergency David E. Vermillion, 559-351-1780 Payments/Claims […]

    November 15, 2019

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    How to Protect Your Classic Car

    The collector car market evolves with each generation. While the Silent Generation started collecting cars, it was Baby Boomers who really got   it rolling. They fell in love with the Chevrolet Bel Air, the Ford Mustang, the Corvette Stingray, and other iconic vehicles. Along with restoring them,   they blended modern features with classic car bodies […]

    October 28, 2019

  • Why You Might Want to Live Like a Minimalist

    Decluttering is having a moment these days. Organizing guru Marie Kondo has her own show on Netflix, people everywhere are going through their things and asking, “Does this bring me joy?” and many are even exploring the minimalist lifestyle. Wondering what the all the fuss is about? Let’s talk about some of the benefits of […]

    September 24, 2019

  • How to Ride Your Motorcycle Safely in a Group

    Group riding is a favorite activity among many motorcycle riders. Whether you’re part of a riding club, a social event, a charity ride, or out for a leisurely cruise with friends, group riding can be a rewarding way to spend time doing what you love. However, group riding has its own risks. This is especially […]

    August 21, 2019

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    It’s Back-to-School Time — Is Your House Ready?

    We’re not quite sure where summer went, but if you haven’t noticed, it’s already time to think about the new school year. And as you think about how to get your kids organized and ready, consider doing the same thing for something else — your home. It won’t just be good for you; in many […]

    August 1, 2019

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    Five Tips to (Finally) Get your Garage Organized

    There’s perhaps no organizing task more daunting than the garage—it’s often the dumping ground for the stuff that has no other place in the house, or the things you don’t use but just can’t bring yourself to toss. How do you know you’ve got a problem? Maybe you’ve noticed it’s getting harder and harder just […]

    July 15, 2019

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    How to Make Your Family Vacation a Great One

    Summer is here, which means it’s time to think about family vacations! (If you haven’t been thinking about them all year, that is.) The family part of family vacations, however, can make things a little complicated. You want to choose a destination that is fun for everyone, including the kids. You want to ensure they’re […]

    June 26, 2019

  • What Car Drivers Need to Know about Motorcycles

    Spring is here, which means you’ll likely see more motorcycles on the road. And the key word here is “see.” People driving cars and trucks often fail to notice the motorcyclists around them, partly because they’re not accustomed to looking for them. It’s obvious yet bears repeating: Motorcyclists are much more vulnerable than car and […]

    June 5, 2019

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    Boating Season is Here – Are You Up to Speed on Safety?

    With spring in full bloom and summer just on the horizon, prime boating season is upon us. And you might notice more people on the water than ever, because sales of recreational boats have been growing at a steady clip for seven consecutive years now, according to the National Marine Manufacturers Association. Fortunately, the number […]

    May 15, 2019

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    7 Facts About Teachers That Might Surprise You

    “What really makes a teacher is love … for it is love that transforms the social duty of the educator into the higher consciousness of a mission.” Almost everyone has a story about a teacher who inspired them—the one who made learning fun, ignited a passion for a specific topic, or even pushed students hard […]

    May 1, 2019

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2019 Holiday Schedule

Office Hours

Office will be closed
Thanksgiving - Nov. 28th
Friday after Thanksgiving - Nov. 29th
Christmas Eve through New Year - Dec. 24th thru Jan. 1 2020

Office will reopen
Jan. 2, 2020


Emergency Contact

During the holiday schedule direct company contact - in the event of an emergency
David E. Vermillion, 559-351-1780


Payments/Claims

All Payments and/or claim information goes directly to the carriers and not to be left with our office as we closed.

Safeco:
P.O. Box 91016
Chicago, IL 606-80-1174
Information/Claims: 1-800-332-3226

Calif. INS. Group (CIG):
P.O. Box 2039
Monterey, CA 93942
Information: 1-800-682-9255
Roadside Assistance: 877-237-7167

Mercury Insurance:
P.O. Box 11992
Santa Ana, CA 92711
Information: 1-888-637-2176
Claims: 1-888-313-6372

Liberty Mutual:
P.O. Box 91021
Chicago, IL 60680-1171
Information: 1-800-672-8130
Claims: 1-844-325-2467