10 Tips, Avoiding Water Damage To Your Home or Business

Don’t Let this happen to you! Protecting your home or business from water damage is essential to maintaining a healthy, affordable living environment. In addition to presenting health risks, water damage is expensive to treat. For instance, the cost to address water damage from a burst pipe averages $15,000 USD. While most types of water damage are covered by insurance […]

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You have more questions- easy ways to contact us

(515) 259-7782; [email protected] Our blog is designed to provide information to people as they search for answers to insurance questions. We enjoy helping people via this method. Sometimes you might have more in-depth questions.  Contacting us is easy— to set up a meeting, send an email,  or search our web site for more information, or a […]

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Benefits of Working with an Independent Insurance Agent

I have many questions? What are the Benefits of using an Independent Insurance Agent? When you’re on your own and making major purchases for the first time – as in buying a car or home, you inevitably learn that you will have to purchase insurance to cover those items. Why? Car or Homeowner Insurance Since […]

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Why Should I Consider A Renters Policy

Consider adding a renters policy Renter’s insurance is something a lot of people don’t think about – especially young people renting their first apartment.  You may feel as if you have nothing worth insuring at this point in your life.  However, there are many reasons why you should get renters’ insurance: 1. Your landlord requires […]

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Timothy F Smith Interviewed on Insight on Business, The News Hour

Smith-Kenyon Insurance Resources – Our Small Business Spotlight- Insight on Business, The News Hour —  We shine our Small Business Spotlight on Smith-Kenyon Insurance Resources with principal Timothy Smith. Recently Tim moved from San Antonio to the Des Moines Metro. He expanded his business by opening an office in Windsor Heights. We wanted to find out more about […]

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The Skinny on UM/UIM for Iowa Motorists

The Skinny on UM/UIM for Iowa Motorists Uninsured/Underinsured Motorists (UM/UIM) insurance benefits to protect yourself and your loved ones against many car crash scenarios.  Sometimes, we will only believe something after having a brush-up against tragedy. Imagine that you’re driving along the road on New Year’s Eve and there are many hazards that could affect […]

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Home Fire Safety; Create a Escape plan

Headlines like the one screaming out of the Bronx where 12 people, including four children, died in an apartment building blaze put a damper on holiday celebrations. Sadly, stories like that about the deadliest fire in New York City since 1990 play out across the country during the holiday and winter season. The small town […]

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Tips and Considerations for the Walkthrough of Your New Home

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Helpful tips when doing a walk through for your new home You’ve made the purchase and you’ve been advised that before closing you’ll need to walk through the house. What does that entail? Why does it matter?   First of all, Congratulations on the purchase of your new house; exciting times! Now, take a deep […]

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