2018 Hurricane Season is Near: Are Your Prepared?

2018 hurrican season

Unfortunately, the 2018 Atlantic hurricane season is also predicted to be above average. Alberto’s appearance this week kicked off the season earlier than many of us anticipated, but it serves as a sign of the unpredictable nature of these storms. Coastal residents are urged to take necessary precautions to prepare their homes, families and businesses far […]

Centauri Among Top Companies To Work For

best companies

Centauri Insurance was recently named one of Florida’s Top 100 Best Companies To Work For. The annual Best Companies list is featured in the August issue of Florida Trend magazine. One-hundred companies are ranked in small, medium and large employer categories. Centauri ranked #18 in the Best Small Companies category. VIEW FLORIDA TREND’S 2017 BEST COMPANIES TO WORK […]

2017 Hurricane Season is Near: Are You Prepared?

Hurricane over Cuba

The Atlantic Hurricane Season runs from June 1 through November 30, peaking in mid-August and late October. Even though hurricane researchers are predicting a slightly-below average season this year, residents in the Gulf and Atlantic states should prepare every year for potential landfalls.Information provided by the Colorado State University Tropical Meteorology Project released April 2017. People who […]

Don’t Fall Victim to a Dishonest Contractor

21

If a storm rolls through, call Centauri or your local insurance agent first. We can help you locate a preferred, trustworthy vendor in your area so you don’t fall victim to AOB insurance fraud. WHAT IS ASSIGNMENT OF BENEFITS? An Assignment of Benefits (AOB) is a contract between you and a third party such as […]

Stay Ahead of the Storm

20

We all know Spring Showers Bring May Flowers, but along with these showers there can be dangerous thunderstorms, lightning, hail, tornadoes, strong winds and even wildfires. Take these tips compiled from FEMA and Ready.gov to ensure that your family and property stays safe when Mother Nature strikes. Being prepared is key! Before Thunderstorm and Lightning To prepare for a thunderstorm, […]

Recipe for Safe Cooking

Mother and daughter preparing turkey for Thanksgiving day.

Use Caution and Common Sense in the Kitchen to Prevent Fire Did you know that cooking is the leading cause of home fires and home injuries year after year? On average, an estimated 164,500 cooking fires in residential buildings occur annually in the United States resulting in an average of 110 deaths, 3,525 injuries, and […]

Home Insurance FAQ with a Florida Insurance Agent

5

Finding that home insurance in Florida is a little tricky? To help home buyers navigate the ins and outs of home insurance we collected a few common questions that are difficult to find answers for. Then had Kagen Cooksley, CEO of Regency Insurance Group in Fort Meyers, give his take on each. You might find […]

The Value of Insurance Agent Advisory Councils

6

Earlier today, I had the privilege of attending Centauri Insurance’s Agent Advisory Council meeting held at near their corporate office in Sarasota, FL.   The mission of their Agency Advisory Council is to create a business partnership in an atmosphere of trust, professionalism and integrity to accomplish our mutual goals.  Regency Insurance Group was selected to […]

Employee Spotlight: A Little UF-FSU Rivalry

Meet Liz: Data Diva & Seminole!Elizabeth Davio serves as Actuarial Analyst for Centauri Insurance. In this role, Liz is responsible for assisting with state filings by completing indications and state-required exhibits. She is also responsible for quarterly loss ratio and quote-to-bind ratio reports. Liz is a proud graduate of Florida State University where she double majored […]

The Hidden Danger Lurking in the Dryer

1

Safety Tips to Prevent Clothes Dryer FiresYou may be surprised to learn that the main reason clothes dryer fires occur is simply because owners fail to properly clean and maintain them. Don’t let your home become a statistic. Take these simple steps to ensure that your dryer is installed, cleaned and maintained properly. Fast Facts […]