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August 30th, 2013 by Yutz-Merkle Insurance Agency

Visit Us at the Home Show

The Greater Pocono Home & Outdoor Living Show Saturday March 25th 10:00 am – 6:00 pm Sunday March 26th 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Kalahari Resort & Convention Center Pocono Manor PA 18349 Stop by our Booth & Register for a Chance to win a Fitbit Charge 2 or  a pair of Bose Soundsport wireless headphones Hope to see you there! Click here for more info March 25th, 2017 by Yutz-Merkle Insurance Agency... Read Article

More Tips From Our Agents!

Connie If you have an accident and your car is not drive-able or in the repair shop for a few days how will get to work or get your children to school?  If you will need a rental car, you can add this coverage to your policy for as little as $8 a year!  Check your policies to see if you have rental car (transportation... Read Article

4 Simple Resolutions for the New Year!

As we turn the pages on our calendars in preparation for the new year, perhaps it is also the time for us to consider making a few lifestyle changes to help insure our health and happiness throughout the year ahead.  Maybe instead of making a long list of impossible resolutions we will begin to neglect by mid-January, we should resolve to focus our energy toward... Read Article

Tips From our Agents

  From Connie: You don’t need to wait to report a claim!  If you have a claim, and its after office hours or on a weekend, you can contact our carrier’s 24/7 claims department directly.  Your carrier’s contact links can be found on our website or our mobile app (iphone download  android download) From Toni: Your child just passed his/her driver’s license test, now what?  It’s an... Read Article

Is it Insurance Fraud?

The word fraud is used to describe deceit, trickery, or breach of confidence perpetrated for profit or to gain an unfair advantage.  Add the word insurance in front of it and we are now describing a crime – a crime through which a total of 80 billion dollars per year is stolen!  Insurance fraud is committed every day…and, surprisingly, hardened criminals and crime rings aren’t... Read Article