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by johnhoefer
Tue Aug 24, 2010 4:28 pm
Forum: Hard-to-Place Accounts
Topic: Food Truck - Full Coverage - CA
Replies: 3
Views: 2123

Food Truck - Full Coverage - CA

I have a client that is buying trailers with full kitchens in them for the gourmet food truck industry that is taking off right now. He is fixing them up and leasing them to operators. He needs property and general liability for his end of the deal and he wants us to insure all of the operators so t...
by johnhoefer
Fri Oct 23, 2009 9:29 am
Forum: Hard-to-Place Accounts
Topic: HO3 for clients witha BK
Replies: 8
Views: 4452

Re: HO3 for clients witha BK

In CA, there is no reason for the company to know the clients credit history. We do not do credit scoring. Are you sure this is why it was turned down?

California Homeowners Insurance
by johnhoefer
Fri Oct 23, 2009 9:27 am
Forum: Opinions
Topic: Insurance Newsletter
Replies: 13
Views: 13320

Re: Insurance Newsletter

I have used Foresight publishing as well. I forgot to mention them before. They are very good and also do commercial and risk management newsletters. The risk monitor is especially good and you can pick and choose your articles from past articles.

Orange County Insurance
by johnhoefer
Tue Oct 20, 2009 5:59 pm
Forum: Opinions
Topic: "Pay As You Go" Work Comp
Replies: 28
Views: 41656

Re: "Pay As You Go" Work Comp

I checked almost everyone out on this thread and I came to the conclusion that InsurLinx is the most professional firm with the best options. We will be using them to bring this to market.

Irvine Insurance
by johnhoefer
Mon Sep 21, 2009 4:21 pm
Forum: Opinions
Topic: Insurance Newsletter
Replies: 13
Views: 13320

Re: Insurance Newsletter

That is what SmartPublishing allows you to do. I will say I don't use them anymore and don't send out a newsletter at all, so take it for what its worth. I got two responses from sending out the newsletter though. One turned into a quote for LTC and one was someone that knows us well that thought we...
by johnhoefer
Mon Sep 21, 2009 10:42 am
Forum: Opinions
Topic: Insurance Newsletter
Replies: 13
Views: 13320

Re: Insurance Newsletter

Smart Publishing puts out a good product. Both email and snail mail. www.smartpublishing.com.
by johnhoefer
Thu Sep 10, 2009 1:51 pm
Forum: Opinions
Topic: Encompass
Replies: 5
Views: 2890

Re: Encompass

Can you elaborate on what you mean by they disbanded their national agent group? I am wondering if there is more to dislike about this company.
by johnhoefer
Wed Sep 09, 2009 9:40 am
Forum: Opinions
Topic: Encompass
Replies: 5
Views: 2890

Re: Encompass

We are moving a good deal of our Encompass book. We have found their claims service to be very poor these days and they are more expensive than most other carriers. They have good policies, but if they can't deliver on the claims service, the coverages aren't worth much. We are moving people to Alli...