Meet the Owner Craig Penwell Jr.

Click HERE to see our reinvented newsletter! We hope you will find our newsletters enjoyable. Learn about the owner, Craig Penwell Jr. and checkout out charity spotlights.  These are the organizations selected this quarter for donations as a result of client referrals.  Keep the referrals coming.  We love to help you help local charities.  

June 29, 2016

Insurance Carriers We Quote

We offer home, auto, life and business insurance in Indiana and Illinois.  If you have ever wondered which insurance carriers we can quote you with, below is the primary list. Erie Insurance Travelers Insurance MetLife Insurance Safeco Insurance Progressive Insurance Foremost Insurance

June 22, 2016

Travelers Insurance

      We are excited to add Travelers Insurance to our list of carriers.  Travelers is an AM Best A+ rated carrier that has been around for more than 160 years.  When we add a carrier to our list of trusted ones that we currently work with, we carefully review them prior to committing.  We search online …

June 17, 2016

Did You Know? —Auto Accident with Police Called

With the weather changing, comes road conditions that are unpredictable. You might find yourself in a situation where you hit a vehicle or someone hits you. When that happens you need to know what to do next. Start by reporting your claim to your insurance carrier (number on the back of your card) or by …

January 28, 2016

Quarterly Referral Donation for Tipton

Penwell Insurance was able to donate $90 to My Closet because of all of your last quarter referrals for the Tipton office! For every Tipton referral we quoted we were able to donate $10 to My Closet. Gene Schultz was able to accept the check donation from Heather Penwell for last quarter’s referrals. Thank you …

January 22, 2016

Difference Between Stated Amount and Agreed Value

Do you think that your classic vehicle is insured for its classic value?  Many think that Stated Amount means it is insured for the amount shown on the policy but that is not the case.  If you want to insure a vehicle for the appraised value or a specific amount, it must be insured with Agreed Value.   …

January 20, 2016

Door to Door Contractors

With all the storms lately, it is a good time to remind you that we recommend NEVER SIGNING A CONTRACTOR AGREEMENT STATING YOU WILL USE THEM IF A CLAIM IS FILED especially if they are going door to door.  It is best to choose a contractor that has been referred to you by a friend …

July 13, 2015

Employment Practices Liability (ELPI) Definition

ELPI is a type of liability insurance covering wrongful acts arising from the employment process.  Most frequent claims that are covered under this policy are wrongful termination, discrimination, sexual harassment and retaliation.