Renting a car? Ever wonder if you need to buy the insurance offered at the rental-car counter? Here are some helpful tips to help answer that question…
1. Know your personal auto policy. It’s likely your policy will extend coverage to a rented vehicle, but there are limitations. It’s always a good idea to check with your insurance agent before you rent a car so you understand the limitations provided by your own auto policy.
2. Using a credit card to pay for the rental car may provide you some protection, but it’s likely limited to reimbursement of your insurance deductible after your own policy pays for repairs.
3. Understand there are unique circumstances that you will want to address with […]
Brenda Fowler of Portland, OR is the first winner of the new personal insurance referral program at The Partners Group. As part of our new referral program, Brenda will receive a $100 VISA Gift Card. Also, The Partners Group will make a $10 donation for every referral received to the non-profit of the quarter. This quarter, The Partners Group will be donating $140 to the CAT Adoption Team.
The Cat Adoption Team (CAT) is the largest nonprofit, feline-only shelter in the Pacific Northwest committed to finding a home for every cat they take in. Together with the community, they strive to make the Portland metro area one of the best places […]
Michelle Gallardo and Mallory Fuller volunteered with Christmas for Kids at the Hollywood Fred Meyer. Christmas for Kids includes shopping with kids, bagging items, and taking the children to get their pictures taken with Santa.
Christmas for Kids is a magical annual event where local kids are taken shopping at a local store by community volunteers to get items that are most needed (coats, books, hygiene items). Shopping is paid for with accumulated contributions over the past year from generous donors throughout the community.
Years ago, The Partners Group asked all employees to donate their time in the final months of the year to volunteer for a non-profit organization. TPG also agreed to make a monetary contribution to each charity. The idea was a huge success and has become part of our culture. This year, Lori Hedgecock and Carrie McHale of the TPG individual insurance team worked a full day along with several co-workers at Habitat for Humanity. They spent the day landscaping several homes that were nearing completion.
“It was heart-warming to know that deserving families would be moving into their first home soon.”
“The pictures show that while we worked hard, we also had a lot of fun! […]
Michelle Gallardo volunteered with fellow TPG coworkers Leah Burkhart, Insurance Service Associate, and “Funny Man” Scott Averette, Accountant, at Habitat for Humanity. They helped frame walls, install vents in the rafters, dig out basement wells, and performed general cleaning. Michelle said, “I never realized how much work goes into building a house, how sore I would be the next day, and how much fun I would have helping build a home! It felt great to give back to the community.”
Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East (founded in 1981) revitalizes neighborhoods, builds affordable and sustainable homes, and empowers families through successful home ownership. Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East serves Multnomah and Northern Clackamas […]