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Will my North Carolina car insurance go up if I have an accident or claim?

By Joshua Lipstone

Will my North Carolina car insurance go up if I have an accident or claim? It’s a question I get almost everyday, “Will my North Carolina car insurance go up if I have an accident or claim?”  And borrowing from a line from my college professor Mr. Burns (not The Simpsons character) “It all depends”. […]

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Curious how I catapulted my insurance career?

By Joshua Lipstone

How my insurance career took off… I started my insurance career on August 2, 2008 right after my wife and I moved back from Tennessee where we attended college at Lee University.  I remember one of the first things my father talked to me about when I joined the family business was getting involved in […]

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Are you the 87% or the 13% of North Carolina uninsured/underinsured motorist drivers?

By Joshua Lipstone

North Carolina Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist Coverage Do you know what the most overlooked coverage on your North Carolina car insurance policy is today?  It’s your uninsured/underinsured motorist coverage.  It’s an afterthought, it’s rarely discussed, and it’s the coverage that can be the difference between you being made whole and financial ruin.

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Why did my North Carolina car insurance go up?

By Joshua Lipstone

“Hi, Josh this is Hank Albert and I want to talk to you about my car insurance.”  And before he says anything else I almost know that the next sentence out of his mouth will be: Why did my North Carolina car insurance go up?

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6 Ways Your North Carolina Home Insurance Keeps Everyone Safe

By Joshua Lipstone

Do you know what’s really inside your home insurance policy? You probably should. Let’s find out. Today we are going to talk about home insurance and the basics of it. Home insurance comes with 6 main coverage’s: Dwelling Other Structures Personal Property Loss of Use Personal Liability Medical Payments

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So I finally found a website company – here’s what happened next

By Joshua Lipstone

Today marks the one year anniversary of our new website being launched.  The amount of time, 18 months, that went into finding a company to do it, (Advisor Evolved), and then another 6 months of talking with their founder Chris about what the website should be, do, etc. makes this a labor of love. I […]

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Top 7 Ways to Save Money on Your North Carolina Car Insurance

By Joshua Lipstone

Whenever I talk to you about your North Carolina car insurance my first concern is to get you the right coverage. The second is the right client experience.  The third is to save money on your car insurance. Let’s discuss some of the strategies we use to do this! Ready? Let’s go!:

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Top 5 Things You Need to Know When Getting a Mortgage

By Joshua Lipstone

What about a mortgage? You’ve decided to take the plunge.  It’s time for you to “live” the American dream and buy a house for you and your family. You meet with a real estate agent and the first question out of their mouth is this, “Have you met with a lender yet?”

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Putting a price on the moment that changed your life; to insure or not to insure?

By Joshua Lipstone

Before I even thought about jewelry insurance… It has been 3,697 days since I got down on one knee on the Island of Capri and asked the love of my life the one question that she had waited her whole life to hear, “Hannah, will you marry me?”

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Why I am an independent insurance agent? (And why I took a detour in the middle)

By Joshua Lipstone

Why I am an independent insurance agent? There are so many reasons why I am an independent insurance agent that I had to put pen to paper so to speak. 01/31/16, 8:38am, San Antonio airport, Gate B2 I am currently sitting in the San Antonio airport on Sunday morning after attending an amazing insurance conference […]

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  • Did you watch Josh on the news last night?!? Now you can watch it over and over and over again just like his Mom. The link is in the Bio. Now go watch! #hurricaneflorence #spectrumnews #hurricaneflorence2018 #Insure WithLIG #GetLIG22
  • Had an opportunity to talk about what the people of NC should do about damage from #HurricaneFlorence on Capital Tonight with @spectrumnewsnc. How does Josh look?!? #InsureWithLIG #GetLIG45
  • Check out Capital Tonight on @spectrumnewsnc to see Josh talk about what to do when you need to file a claim because of #hurricaneflorence at 7:00pm tonight, September 17, 2018. #insurewithlig #getlig25
  • Had the most amazing meal tonight from @prosepicurean. The scallops were on point and the caprese was amazeballs!!! You need to check them out today or tomorrow or the next day or just soon.12
  • Spent the past 2.5 days at #elevate18 learning from and networking with the best minds in North America. I was honored to have our great friends from the great country of Canada 🇨🇦 @jroy150 and @unaroy gift me with this amazing jersey to celebrate #5amclubins. I’m beyond grateful to have these two amazing individuals in my life and I will wear it with pride!!!19
  • Celebrating the 1 year anniversary for our amazing friends @sparetreatcary!!! You need to check them out #retreatyourself19
  • Very excited to volunteer for the Carolina Kids Classic for @rmhch today. I love being part of @thebigi_nc and helping out our community. #carolinakidsclassic #ronaldmcdonaldhouse #ronaldmcdonaldhousechapelhill #chapelhillnc15
  • Thank you to all the brave men and women who have laid down their lives so that this 4 year old girl can recite the Pledge of Allegiance #happymemorialday12
  • Our Mama bird has a baby bird. What should we name the baby bird?!?11
  • Our newest Office pet. What should we name her?!?10
  • Final meeting of the day with @repwalterbjones #bigilegconf16
  • Meeting number two with Robert Pittenger #bigilegconf12
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