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What Car Drivers Need to Know about Motorcycles

Fall is here, and there are still plenty of motorcycles on the road. And the key word here is “see.” People driving cars and trucks often fail to notice the motorcyclists around them, partly because they’re not...

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Data Breaches up 50% from this time last year!

Data Breaches up 50% from this time last year! If you have been a victim of a data breach this year, don’t worry because you are certainly not alone. In the first half of 2019, a few BILLION people have been affected....

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Automobile Accidents on the Rise!

Automobile Accidents on the Rise! According to the Insurance Information Institute, both frequency and severity of automobile accidents are going up. Between 2014 and 2016, there was an 8% increase in the number of...

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What are some of the benefits of using an Independent Insurance Agent in Illinois?

As an Illinois Independent Insurance Agency servicing Orland Park, Mokena, Lemont, Frankfort, Oak Lawn, Tinley Park, and pretty much all of Illinois and Indiana, we pride ourselves on being contracted with over a dozen...

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Job Posting!

We’re looking to add Personal & Commercial Lines Sales Executives to our Independent agency. We have been in business for almost 30 years and continue to grow each year. If you are interested in joining our team and...

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How to Ride Your Motorcycle Safely in a Group

Group riding is a favorite activity among many motorcycle riders. Whether you’re part of a riding club, a social event, a charity ride, or out for a leisurely cruise with friends, group riding can be a rewarding way to...

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Life Insurance Quotes

September is Life Insurance awareness month. We have been helping families get the right policy they need should there be a death in one’s family and a loss of income. Some tell us they have a policy through work. When...

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Does my homeowners insurance policy cover that?

When was the last time you looked at your homeowner’s insurance policy? Chances are, it’s been a while! Coverage needs change over time. Our agents at RetireMax take the time with our clients to help them understand the...

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Five Tips to (Finally) Get your Garage Organized

There’s perhaps no organizing task more daunting than the garage-it’s often the dumping ground for the stuff that has no other place in the house, or the things you don’t use but just can’t bring yourself to toss. How...

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How to Make Your Family Vacation a Great One

Summer is here, which means it’s time to think about family vacations! (If you haven’t been thinking about them all year, that is.) The family part of family vacations, however, can make things a little complicated. You...

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Illinois Car Insurance

Illinois Car Insurance Today more than ever, we need higher liability protection on our automobile insurance. The Illinois state minimum for bodily injury, uninsured, and underinsured liability limits is $25,000 /$50,...

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Attention Illinois Business Owners!

Attention Illinois Business Owners! Stop wasting time getting quotes for your Business Insurance. Let us do the work for you year after year. We offer several Insurance Companies for Small Business and Commercial...

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Illinois Dental Insurance

We offer Dental Insurance and Dental Discount plans for all ages. If you live in Illinois and Indiana, we can find you and your family Dental Insurance plans that will help with high cost Dental procedures. Contact our...

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Boating Season is Here – Are You Up to Speed on Safety?

With spring in full bloom and summer just on the horizon, prime boating season is upon us. And you might notice more people on the water than ever, because sales of recreational boats have been growing at a steady clip...

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Business Insurance for your Automotive Repair Shop!

RetireMax offers coverage for your automotive repair shop. From Garage Keepers and General Liability to Business Personal Property and Umbrellas, RetireMax can help find the right coverage at the best prices. Call 708-...

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Three Ways to Lower Your Carbon Footprint

April 22 marked the 49th annual Earth Day, when more than 1 billion people in nearly 200 countries were expected to take part in what the Earth Day Network calls “the largest civic-focused day of action in the world.”...

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Life Changes - So Should Your Policy

Life Changes - So Should Your Policy - Your need for life insurance is dependent on your personal and financial needs. As your life changes, your life insurance coverage may need to change as well to adapt to your...

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Sewer & Drain Back-Up Coverage

Sewer & Drain Back Up Coverage – It’s spring time and that means spring rains! If you do not have sewer and drain back up coverage endorsed on your homeowner’s insurance policy, you could have a real problem should...

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Spring Cleaning Tips

Spring is a time for new beginnings, and cleaning and organization around the house are very popular this time of year. If you’re ready to tackle the monumental spring cleaning chore, read on for some helpful...

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Home Security Technology: Keeping you ahead of the burglars

Back in the early days of home security “systems,” around the end of World War I, it was common for homeowners to hire “door shakers”-night watchmen who would literally walk around and check doors to make sure they were...

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We have a new agency Texting line!

If you are a RetireMax Client or are looking for quotes on any insurance products, please feel free to use our new agency text line. 708-498-7591This number is for texting only. IF you need to reach by phone, please...

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Looking at a new piece of jewelry? Make sure to look at your insurance, too

Whether it’s a gift from someone special or a gift to yourself, a new piece of jewelry can bring some sparkle to your life. However, many people who find themselves victimized by burglars—or a fire or some other...

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Do you know the history behind RetireMax?

In 1984, James Francis started in the Insurance industry after looking for a career change. James began selling Life Insurance, Health Insurance, Long Term Care Insurance and Medicare Supplements out of his laundry room...

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Is your home as efficient as it could be? An energy audit can tell you

Drafty windows. Leaky faucets. Dirty air filters. All are common issues in homes across the country, and they’re not just annoying-they also cost you money in decreased energy efficiency and higher bills. The U.S....

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RetireMax welcomes Nationwide Insurance Company to our portfolio!

RetireMax Insurance Agency has added Nationwide Insurance Company as its newest carrier for Personal & Commercial Lines for 2019. The addition of Nationwide brings our total carrier offering to 13 providers allowing...

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