Here you go, Roxbury drivers. Ask the Experts -- Auto Insurance Edition gives you the opportunity to ask four local auto insurance agents specific questions that will help you get the most out of your policy.
- How much insurance do I need?
- How do I know if I am paying too much?
- When should I take the lowest deductibles? The highest?
- What does all the fine print mean to me?
- Should I add my 17 year old son to my policy or does he need his own?
We know you have questions. So we've assembled a panel of locals to field your questions and give some insight on how to get the most our of your premium and policy.
Please submit your auto insurance questions by 9am on Monday, April 26 to firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll make sure your question makes it into the queue.
Thank you to our Panelists and Moderator:
Cindy Donaldson, Allstate
Erin Misurelli, State Farm
Kirti Patel, Farmers Insurance
Bill Schuler, Henry O. Baker
Craig Lordigyan, Lordigyan Insurance, Moderator
About the Panelists:
Cindy Donaldson: Cindy is in her 39th year as an Allstate agent. Her first 18 years were as an agent in Pennsylvania and she has been a New Jersey Allstate agent for 21 years. Cindy sells all types of property and casualty insurance, such as auto, home, boat, motorcycle, condo, renters, landlord, and business insurance as well as life insurance, retirement products and voluntary supplemental benefit products, like critical care, disability, and accident insurance. She feels strongly about educating people so she can help them make the best decision for themselves and their family. Cindy can be reached at (973) 584-6900 or email@example.com.
Craig K. Lordigyan, RHU, REBC, ChHC (Moderator): Craig has more than 24 years of experience in the employee benefits industry and is a partner with the Lordigyan Insurance Agency, LLC. He has been an insurance instructor with Kaplan, NUCO and ALM for over 12 years. He is a past president of his local NAHU chapter as well as their legislative chair. Craig was the 29th person in the U.S. to achieve the Chartered Healthcare Consultant designation by The American College and has achieved several other designations as proof of his dedication to the industry. Craig has been an active member in the National Association of Health Underwriters since he began his career where he obtains daily updates to the regulatory changes in the industry. His dedication to his clients has always been his priority and he often advises his vendors that he works for his clients and everyone else works for him. He loves to read and listen to audio books, work in and around his home in Hope, NJ, where he shares his business and personal life with his wife Toni Anne of 37 years. Craig can be reached at (908) 459-4704 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Erin Misurelli: A local Randolph resident, Erin Misurelli has been a State Farm Agent for 10 years, with 17 years in the industry. She is married to Frank, a Roxbury high school teacher and Varsity football coach. Erin says her greatest accomplishments are her four children Joey (11), Grace (8) and twins Jack and Frankie (5). She loves living the slogan “Like a Good Neighbor- State Farm is there”! ERin can be found about town – if she’s not in the office, she is most likely at one of the local ball fields. Her passion is working with local residents and protecting their most valuable assets, as well as with other small business owners. State Farm offers a variety of products and services to meet all of your personal and commercial needs. Erin can be reached at (973) 389-9999 or email@example.com.
Indy Patel: As your local Farmers® agent in Kenvil, NJ, Indy Patel helps customers identify the insurance coverage that best fits your needs. He has the knowledge and experience to help you better understand your coverage options--whether that's auto, home, renters, business insurance and more. He has over 10 years of experience as a Farmers Insurance agent. With an MA in Economics from Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani (BITS Pilani), and a B.S in Engineering from Rochester Institute of Technology Indy speaks English, Gujarati, Hindi and Urdu. He serves customers in Sussex, Morris, Warren Passaic and Bergen Counties. Indy can be reached at (973) 288-2676 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
William F. “Bill” Shuler, Jr.: Bill has been actively involved in the Independent Insurance Agency business for 30 years---all with Henry O. Baker Insurance in Dover. Dealing in all areas of insurance from service to sales, coverages to claims; Bill understands the issues that the insurance customer has to contend with, both in their personal and business lives. Many of us wear multiple hats, and Bill knows the concerns that the homeowner and business owner must juggle on a daily basis. He also understands that while insurance has been his life, it is not their lives. Bill works closely with his clients to design, customize, and manage their insurance portfolios and to make their relationship stronger through improved communication and trusted guidance. Along with his colleagues at Henry O. Baker, it is Bill’s desire to build a relationship that will endure over time. Bill is also active in his community serving on several non-profit boards, a member of the Dover Rotary Club, and a long serving board member of the Zufall Health Center. He lives in Dover with his wife, Ulla, a local high school teacher, their cat Zuzu the Tiger, and their recent college graduate son is not far away in Brooklyn. Bill can be reached at (973) 607-8240 or email@example.com.
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