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Tuesday, May 28, 2024

As a homeowner in Washington, engaging in DIY projects can be a fulfilling way to enhance your living space and potentially increase your property's value. However, it's important to consider how these improvements can affect your...

Tuesday, May 21, 2024

For many homeowners in Washington, the kitchen is the heart of the home. However, it's also a common site for household fires. As your trusted independent insurance advisors, we want to arm you with the knowledge to prevent these...

Wednesday, May 15, 2024

As an independent insurance advisor, I often encounter clients who are surprised to learn that their relationship status can have a significant impact on their insurance coverage. Whether you're married, single, divorced, or widowed,...

Tuesday, May 7, 2024

As an insurance advisor working with business owners and corporate professionals in Washington, I emphasize the importance of preparedness and risk management. One essential aspect that can be overlooked is the reliance on certain...

Wednesday, May 1, 2024

As a dedicated insurance advisor in Washington, I understand the pride and joy that comes with owning your own home. It's often seen as a safe investment for your future. However, without proper management and protection, your dream...

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Wednesday, April 24, 2024

Spring in Washington is a season of exploration, offering a perfect backdrop for adventurers and road-trippers. As the state sheds its winter coat, it invites residents and visitors alike to witness its transformation into a vibrant...

Wednesday, April 17, 2024

Life insurance can serve multiple roles for a young family. Firstly, it can replace lost income. If a primary earner unexpectedly passes away, the financial burden on the remaining family can be significant.

Tuesday, April 9, 2024

In today's digital era, businesses Worldwide are increasingly vulnerable to cyber threats, making Data Breach and Cyber Liability Insurance crucial components of their risk management strategies. As an independent insurance agency,...

Monday, April 1, 2024

For independent professionals and businesses in Washington, having robust insurance coverage isn't just a strategic move; it's a critical safety net for your business. Among the various types of business insurance, Errors and Omissions...

Tuesday, March 26, 2024

Landscaping can transform your Washington home, enhancing its curb appeal and potentially increasing its market value. However, as an independent insurance agent, I cannot stress enough the importance of understanding how homeowners...

Wednesday, March 20, 2024

In Washington, where the roads and weather can test the resilience of your vehicle, ensuring your auto insurance covers auto glass claims is a shield against unforeseen expenses. But what really happens when you file an auto glass...

Wednesday, March 13, 2024

As the snow melts and the trails dry up, spring beckons ATV enthusiasts across Washington to embark on their next adventure. But before you hit the rugged paths, ensuring your ATV is in prime condition is crucial for a safe and...

Wednesday, March 6, 2024

Assignment of Benefits is a legal agreement that allows you to transfer your insurance claim rights and benefits directly to a third party, such as a healthcare provider or a contractor. Essentially, this means that the party you assign you

Wednesday, February 28, 2024

Entrepreneurs face numerous challenges from managing day-to-day operations to navigating unforeseen disruptions. One essential safety net that can make a significant difference during tough times is business income coverage.

Wednesday, February 21, 2024

With winter here, many car owners think about winter storage solutions to shield their vehicles from the cold and damp. Here are six tips to ensure your car remains in top condition throughout the winter: Choose the Right Storage...

Sunday, February 11, 2024

One common issue that residents face is the freezing of home pipes, which can lead to significant damage and insurance claims.

Wednesday, February 7, 2024

A BOP is designed to offer comprehensive coverage by bundling various types of insurance into one package. This typically includes general liability insurance, property insurance, and business interruption insurance. By consolidating these

Tuesday, January 30, 2024

Living in the beautiful Pacific Northwest comes with its fair share of natural beauty and outdoor adventures. However, it also brings the potential for heavy rainfall, river flooding, and other water-related challenges. As a...

Wednesday, January 24, 2024

Rental insurance, also known as tenant insurance, is a policy that protects your personal belongings and provides liability coverage while renting a property. It is essential to safeguard your assets in case of unexpected events such as the

Wednesday, January 17, 2024

As a dedicated independent insurance agent serving the vibrant business community of Vancouver, WA, I understand the importance of starting the New Year with a motivated and cohesive team. Here are five team-building ideas that can...

Wednesday, January 17, 2024

As an experienced independent insurance agent in Washington, I've encountered a wide range of home insurance claims. Understanding these common claims can help homeowners like you take preventive steps to avoid them. Here are seven...

Wednesday, January 10, 2024

As we enter the new year, it’s the perfect time to reflect and set objectives. Here are five effective tips for setting and achieving your goals in the upcoming year. 1. Be Specific and Measurable When setting goals, specificity...

Thursday, December 21, 2023

As the festive season unfolds in Vancouver, WA, receiving a beautiful piece of jewelry as a Christmas gift can be a truly special moment. But with this excitement comes a crucial responsibility: ensuring that your precious new asset is...

Tuesday, December 19, 2023

While personal and commercial auto insurance both offer protection against vehicle-related risks, understanding their differences is crucial for ensuring appropriate coverage. Personal Auto Insurance: For Everyday Drivers Personal auto...

Saturday, December 9, 2023

For a restaurant owner in Washington, there are several types of business insurance you should consider to protect your business, employees, and customers.

Tuesday, December 5, 2023

Understanding what auto insurance policy best fits your needs can often feel like a complex puzzle, especially when it comes to understanding the various types of coverage available.

Monday, November 27, 2023

EPLI is a specialized insurance coverage designed to protect businesses from the financial consequences of employment-related lawsuits.

Sunday, November 19, 2023

Our team would like to take a moment to express our heartfelt gratitude. At Evergreen Insurance, we are immensely thankful for the incredible clients who have placed their trust in us throughout the years. As we approach the season of...

Tuesday, November 7, 2023

With identity theft on the rise, protecting yourself and your financial security is paramount. That's where identity theft coverage comes into play, offering essential financial and emotional support in the event of this distressing crime.

Tuesday, November 7, 2023

Living in the beautiful state of Washington, where we experience diverse weather patterns, understanding why you need this coverage is essential for protecting your home and your financial well-being. What is Water and Sewer Backup...

Tuesday, October 24, 2023

Seasonal businesses in Washington face a range of unique challenges and opportunities due to the state's varying climates and landscapes.

Tuesday, October 17, 2023

As winter approaches in Washington state, it's crucial to ensure that your home is ready to withstand the colder temperatures and potential weather challenges. Proper winter maintenance not only keeps your home cozy but also helps...

Tuesday, October 10, 2023

Need the right Insurance for your Mechanic Shop? Discover the crucial insurance coverage options to safeguard your mechanic shop in Washington. Explore our comprehensive guide to protect your business and asset.

Sunday, October 8, 2023

Why Are My Insurance Rates Increasing in Washington? If you're a resident of Washington and you've noticed an increase in your insurance rates, you're not alone. Insurance rate hikes can be a source of frustration and concern for...

Wednesday, September 27, 2023

Unsure about when to invest in a personal umbrella insurance policy? Read our detailed guide to understand the benefits, scenarios, and key considerations to help you make the right decision for added financial protection.

Wednesday, September 20, 2023

Worried about fire risks in Washington? Read our guide for 5 expert tips to fireproof your home effectively. Learn about creating defensible space, using fire-resistant materials, and other strategies to safeguard your property.

Wednesday, September 13, 2023

Wondering if your business requires directors and officers insurance? Read our detailed guide to learn about its significance, benefits, and whether it's a necessity for your company.

Wednesday, August 30, 2023

Imagine cruising along the scenic roads of Vancouver, WA, with the majestic Columbia River as your backdrop. As you embark on your daily journeys, the last thing you want is to be burdened by worries about potential accidents, theft,...

Wednesday, August 23, 2023

As a business owner myself in Washington, I understand the entrepreneurial spirit and the appeal of running a business from the comfort of your home. If you're among the growing number of home-based entrepreneurs, you might be...

Wednesday, August 16, 2023

Owning a home is a significant achievement and a place where lasting memories are made. However, living in Washington means being aware of the potential risks posed by earthquakes. To ensure the safety and security of your home, it is...

Wednesday, August 9, 2023

As an independent insurance advisor in Washington, it is my duty to ensure that you have the necessary protection in place to safeguard your business from unexpected disruptions. One crucial aspect of business insurance that often gets...

Thursday, April 20, 2023

Why are Insurance Rates Increasing? First of all, it's important to note that insurance rates are affected by a wide range of factors, including changes in the economy, natural disasters, and shifts in the insurance industry itself. But in

Monday, April 17, 2023

April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month, and it's a time to raise awareness about the dangers of distracted driving. Distracted driving is any activity that takes your attention away from driving, including texting, eating, tal

Monday, April 17, 2023

Christie has been a part of the Evergreen Insurance family since February 2018. She has a background in the insurance industry as she worked for her dad’s agency as a licensed agent before coming to Evergreen. She started at Evergreen answe

Monday, April 17, 2023

Tom Thornton, owner of Havoline Xpress Lube on SE Mill Plain, is celebrating his 20th year as a business owner! I had the pleasure of talking with Tom recently about how he got started in business and what makes his business unique. Interes

Friday, February 10, 2023

Sweeten the day with these simple-to-make Valentine’s Day cookies.  Cut them into heart-shaped cookies and decorate with icing and colorful sprinkles for a delightful Valentine’s Day treat.Valentine’s Day...

Monday, February 6, 2023

Challenge Accepted! Jesse Villafranca is taking on a new challenge through an extreme fitness event and fundraiser, with all funds raised being donated to TrailLife Troop 360 and to Vida’s Ark, both located in Vancouver, WA....

Friday, February 3, 2023

Lisa Hawes has been a customer of Evergreen Insurance since February 2002, almost as long as our agency has been around. She is extremely loyal and a great mom. She has been in the mortgage industry for over 30 years and loves helping...