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Staff Spotlight: Irish Acevedo

Every month we like to introduce one of our staff members so you can get to know them better. This month we spoke to Irish, an Account Associate in Employee Benefits - she told us about her photography endeavors, the baby shower her teammates threw her (featuring an...

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Alliant and Biggs: a letter from our President

Dear valued client of Biggs, I wanted to personally share some exciting news with you: we at Biggs Insurance have entered into an agreement to be acquired by Alliant Insurance Services Inc., one of the nation’s largest and most dynamic insurance brokerage firms....

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Halloween 2021 in Vancouver, WA

Stumped on how to celebrate the spooky season this year? Never fear, muahaha 💀🕯️ We've got you covered with a COVID-safe activity no matter who you are. Scope out this list of events local to the Vancouver area; you're sure to find something that's up your alley!...

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10 creepy superstitions and their origins

Our friends at The Hartford did a deep dive into where these ten superstitions came from - a couple of which we'd never even heard of before! Even if you don’t consider yourself superstitious, there’s a good chance that superstitious beliefs have still worked their...

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Staff Spotlight: Alison Freisz-Steward

Every month we like to introduce one of our staff members so you can get to know them better. This month we spoke to Alison, a Senior Account Manager in Commercial Lines - she told us about her hobby of caring for and showing miniature horses, her fierce pride towards...

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Should you purchase insurance for your rental car?

We often get calls from clients at the rental dealership, wanting to get our views on this question. Our friends at Pemco penned the following article, which might save you from having to call in the first place - and be sure to check out our auto insurance page for...

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5 ways to protect your home from wildfire embers

The Oregon Bootleg fire has been making national headlines recently, with many experts stressing that we can expect to see more frequent and intense fires throughout the summer and beyond. One potential danger that may not get quite as much press is ember intrusion,...

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Why you need HR for a small business

Our friends at The Hartford put together this detailed rundown on the importance of having well-trained HR professionals on your team as a small business owner. It's a bit long, so if you'd rather get a quick primer on how our benefits dept. can help you with HR...

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Staff Spotlight: Karadee Dunbar

Every month we like to introduce one of our staff members so you can get to know them better. This month we spoke to Karadee, a Senior Account Manager in Personal Lines - she told us about a beautifully-timed decision to take up needlepoint, learning the basics of...

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Important Notice to Our Customers and Partners

REGARDING COVID-19: Biggs is doing our part to slow the spread of Omicron and will be operating with a greatly reduced in-office crew for the week of January 18th.

(Note we’ll be closed on the 17th for Martin Luther King Jr. Day.)

Nearly all employees will be working remotely; however our receptionist will continue to staff the front desk, should you need to come in for any reason.

Remember to MASK UP while visiting regardless of vaccination status. Our phones remain staffed from 8:30 am - 5 pm, M-F, and if you want to email your agent directly but don’t have their info, you may find it here.

Thanks for your patience, and stay healthy.