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Sep 10 2019
We printed this Q&A column in the Sept. 10, 2019 edition of The Lewiston Tribune
. Q: Should I buy Renters Insurance?
A: Most definitely, yes! Renters or Tenants Insurance insures more... more ›
Aug 10 2019 We printed this Q&A column in the Aug. 10, 2019 edition of The Lewiston Tribune.Q: What is Classic Car Insurance? A: Classic cars aren't just antiques
, they also include restored cars,... more ›
Jul 31 2019
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced today that HHS and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) are publishing a Safe Importation Action Plan
that outlines... more ›
Jul 19 2019
Washington motorcycle drivers have a new state law related to their insurance starting on July 28, 2019. It might surprise you to know that prior to that date Washington state law did not
... more ›
Jun 19 2019
We have made some recent changes to our Moscow office. New Office Hours: For your convenience, beginning on July 1, our Moscow office will open earlier at 8:00AM. We are now open 8AM to... more ›
Jun 18 2019 Family traditions come in all shapes and sizes.
Maybe an annual trip to a cabin or destination, an event you go back to annually, relatives you visit - it seems it is in our nature to... more ›
May 14 2019 TIME AGAIN TO VOTE - AMERICAN INSURANCE was voted "Best of the West" under the Insurance Agency category last year. If you think we are still the best choice we would appreciate your vote... more › May 10 2019
We printed this Q&A column in the May 10, 2019 edition of The Lewiston Tribune. Q: Do I need to insure my ATV?
Generally, “YES”, for two reasons – it may be required by law and... more ›
Apr 29 2019 Even though the number of employees age 55 and older has doubled since 2000, workers compensation claims have been declining. Why?
That question led to some surprising answers in the... more ›
Apr 11 2019
On March 18, 2019, Idaho Governor Brad Little signed legislation (H.B. 113) extending the time in which a claim for unpaid wages could be made to the Idaho Department of Labor, or in... more ›
Apr 10 2019
We printed this Q&A column in the April 10, 2019 edition of The Lewiston Tribune
. Q: Is Identity Theft Growing?
Yes, unfortunately Identity Theft
is one of the most common... more ›
Apr 3 2019 How I Locked Up My Computer Network
- As published in our Spring 2019 newsletter
I fell victim to a ransomware email scam in 2015 and want to share my story so you won’t make my mistake.... more ›
Apr 3 2019
As published in our Spring 2019 newsletterWe were looking for someone who would be naturally helpful, friendly and courteous for customer service as well as organized, detailed and prompt... more ›
Mar 14 2019
Idaho law has required mandatory auto liability insurance since 1988 by means of the owner’s signature of compliance when registering a vehicle. Despite that, about one out of every eight... more ›
Mar 12 2019 AMERICAN INSURANCE customers are invited to bring their sensitive personal and confidential documents for our free indoor shredding event. Guard against identity theft by keeping your... more › Mar 1 2019 Employee Dishonesty – Review your controls & policies
According to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, employees steal an estimated $30 billion to $100 billion per year from their employers.... more ›
Jan 11 2019 Fourth generation takes helm of family owned agency
- Shawn D. Sullivan, CIC,
is now serving as President of American Insurance effective Jan. 1, 2019. The announcement was made at the... more ›
Jan 10 2019 AMERICAN INSURANCE was chosen as the “Business of the Year for 2018” by the Lewis Clark Chamber of Commerce.
“This recognition from the business community is an true honor. We strive to... more ›
Jan 8 2019
More than 103,154 Idahoans enrolled in health insurance coverage for the 2019 plan year during open enrollment held from Nov. 1 through Dec. 15, 2018, through Your Health Idaho, the state’s... more ›
Jan 4 2019 #1 EMBARRASSING MOMENT: 13 people in a party limo with loud music and champagne - what could go wrong? The Lewiston staff of American Insurance took a stretch-limo to our new Moscow office... more ›