How to Get Your Business Ready to Close Over the Holidays

How to Get Your Business Ready to Close Over the Holidays

Prepare your business for the holiday shutdown.   It’s common for many businesses to close over the holidays, allowing employees a chance to enjoy the season with loved ones. If you are planning on closing your business’s doors for a couple of days or even a couple of weeks, there are a few things you need to do to prepare. Send Out a Notification A couple of weeks before closure, let employees, customers, and vendors know when you will be closing and when you’ll reopen. You can choose Read More

Why It Pays to Secure Coverage Through an Independent Insurance Agency

Why It Pays to Secure Coverage Through an Independent Insurance Agency

Advantages of using an independent insurance agency.   All it takes is a quick Google search to know that there are thousands of insurance companies and many policy options out there. It may seem daunting to find the right insurance agency for you, but it’s important to do so. Working with the right insurers means that you’ll find coverage to suit your needs and have expert advice nearby. Here are just a few reasons why working with an independent insurance agency offers you more. They save Read More

What We’re Thankful For

What We’re Thankful For

Happy Thanksgiving!  Gee-Schussler Insurance Agency wouldn’t be what it is today without the collaborative relationships we enjoy with our clients. During this season of gratitude, we would like to extend our thanks to our loyal clients for placing your trust in us. It is thanks to you that we are able to do the work we love at Gee-Schussler Insurance Agency. With your feedback, we’re able to make better choices, provide better customer service, and tailor products to your unique needs. To each Read More

5 Thanksgiving Driving Safety Tips

Thanksgiving Driving Safety Tips

Essential safety tips when driving over Thanksgiving. Thanksgiving is right around the corner! Are you ready? Many of us in Illinois will soon be thinking about traveling to visit friends and family for the holidays. Unfortunately, this means that there will be a lot of dreaded holiday traffic on our roads and highways, and accidents are bound to happen. To help your journey to your Thanksgiving destination be a safe one, here are a few tips to consider. Leave early. Ideally, you will want Read More

How to Stay Healthy While Traveling Over the Holiday Season

How to Stay Healthy While Traveling Over the Holiday Season

Tips to help you avoid illness while on the go.   The holiday season is upon us, and that means many of us will be traveling across the country to spend the holidays with friends, family, and loved ones. With the long road trips, delayed flights, and giant feasts, it can be difficult for even the healthiest of people to stay healthy. While hitting the gym and counting your calories may not be plausible every day with the festivities, there are a few ways to stay fit, healthy, and avoid illness Read More

What to Do After a Flood

What to Do After a Flood

If your property has been hit with a flood, here’s how to recovery and repair. Whether ground water, falling water, or a home water system malfunction flooded your home, there are some best practices that you should employ after the flood. The safety of your home, family, and finances can be at risk after a flood, and these tips will help deliver the best possible outcome. Avoid Additional Risks If the flood was bad enough for you to leave your home, be sure you stay safe upon your Read More

How to Prepare Your Car for Fall

How to Prepare Your Car for Fall

Car care tips to keep you safe on the road this season.   As we head towards the winter months in Illinois, it’s time to think about preparing your vehicle for the months ahead. Cars can struggle in the cold weather, and breakdown callouts almost double during the winter months. The harsh weather also makes roads more dangerous to drive on. To help you and your vehicle stay safe on winter roads, check out these tips. Stock Up on Essentials Don’t wait until you’re out of antifreeze or Read More