Author: Joyanna Farnsworth

 

Thinking About Renting or Driving With Uber or Airbnb? Read This First.

  Most of us are always looking for ways to put some extra money in our pockets, and you’d have to be living under a rock to not have heard about Uber and Airbnb in the last few years. But how do you know if these companies are safe ways to earn additional income this […]

Consumer-Friendly Changes to Massachusetts Surcharge Limits are Good News For Local Drivers

    If you’ve ever been in a car accident you know it’s a mostly unpleasant experience. On top of dealing with the immediate effects, filing a claim, dealing with someone else’s insurance company, getting your car fixed, there is the knowledge in the back of your mind that your insurance rates might increase as […]

Attractive Nuisances: What They Are & Why You Need to Be Aware of Them this Summer.

    Spring weather is finally here to stay, which means more time spent outside enjoying the nice weather. Many homeowners aren’t familiar with the phrase “attractive nuisance”, but before you bring out all of your yard toys and start prepping to open your pool you should be. Here are a few things you need […]

Solar Panels and Your Home Insurance Policy

  Considering going solar or already installed them? You are not alone. Did you know that Massachusetts is one of the top solar installation states in America? There are many pros and cons to using solar in your home, and deciding what works best for you is a personal choice, but if you decide to […]

Home Maintenance Tips to get your House Ready for Spring

  It seems like winter may have gone easy on us this year, but that doesn’t mean it didn’t do damage to our homes and property before it left. Below are some common spring time repairs that could save you hassles on your homeowners insurance Damaged Gutters: We had a few storms this winter where […]

Going on Vacation? Should You Purchase Rental Car Coverage?

“Would you like to purchase the additional insurance for your vehicle?” Even the most knowledgeable insured has been thrown by this question, so here is a quick refresher course. The basic truth is that your personal insurance coverage extends to a rental in most situations when you are renting in the United States, Canada or […]

Progressive Insurance Settles $8 Million Class Action Suit with MA Law Firms

    In early 2016 Progressive insurance agreed to settle a class action lawsuit that accused the insurance company of using deceptive business practices in recommending coverage’s to Massachusetts insureds. Below you will find a link to the original article posted on Masslive.com, but in short, when Massachusetts residents went online to get a quote […]

Easy Insurance Resolutions That You Can Actually Keep

Are you one of the 45% of Americans who make New Years Resolutions? If you are one of the 73% percent of those people who give up on their resolution before meeting your goal we’ve got good news for you. Here are 3 simple, easily obtainable resolutions you can make right now to make 2016 […]

Medway Firefighter Saves the Day With Early Carbon Monoxide Detection

    Too often when it comes to Carbon Monoxide the stories we see making the headlines are tragedies. Recently however, in Medway we heard a story with a much happier ending when an off-duty firefighter smelled a suspicious odor while dropping his children off at day care. The school, which did have Carbon Monoxide […]

2015 Jensen Sheehan & Bright Insurance Christmas Party

Most people know the serious, hard working side of Bright Insurance, but do you know that we have a fun side too? Below are some pictures from this year’s Christmas party. The theme was “Winter Games” and Lynne Ellis organized some great activities like Christmas Pictionary, Christmas trivia, a gift wrapping contest, tree design and […]