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Preparing for Open Enrollment

The 2016 Open Enrollment Period is now open, which means you can enroll, re-enroll, or change plans through the Health Insurance Marketplace. On November 1st, new rates and plans were released. Since then, we have been working with our clients to help them select the best plan for them and their families. One of the […]

Coastal Property Insurance

Being located in downtown Charleston, we at King Street Agency have witnessed firsthand the devastation and loss experienced by coastal homeowners who did not have adequate coastal property insurance when disaster struck. How much insurance do you need? How much will it cost you? Whether your coastal home is an investment property, a seasonal retreat, […]

TWO CHARLESTON-BASED INSURANCE COMPANIES JOIN FORCES TO CREATE TOP NOTCH SERVICE-FOCUSED INSURANCE SOLUTIONS FOR MARINE INTERESTS AROUND THE WORLD

The joining of Maritime Insurance, LLC and Port City Holdings, LLC dba KSA Marine Insurance has created a new entity, Maritime Insurance International, combining both agencies’ deep expertise in the unique aspects of the marine insurance industry and raising the service level for marine recreational and commercial purposes while expanding its reach to international locations. […]

Water Damage vs Flood Damage

Earlier this month, hundreds of homes across the Southeast suffered from water damage fueled by moisture generated from Hurricane Joaquin. While homeowners have begun to dry out from the historic rain and make insurance claims, many are facing the harsh reality that their policies aren’t all-encompassing as believed. Ascertaining what is water damage tends to […]

Understanding Open Enrollment

The 2016 Open Enrollment Period is right around the corner, which is why we’re offering a Health Care Estimator on our website to help you identify and select the best health coverage for you and your family. Open Enrollment refers to the annual period of time during which individuals have the opportunity to buy health insurance […]

SC Workers Compensation Law

In South Carolina, if an employer has 4 or more full or part-time workers, you are required to have workers compensation insurance. There are some exceptions such as RE agents, agricultural employees, and employers with a payroll of less than $3,000 annually, among several others. Contact King Street Agency for any questions and to make […]

Amusement Park Thrill Rides: How Safe Are They Really?

For many American children, summer vacation isn’t complete without a visit to an amusement park or a stop at a local carnival. Some parents may worry, however, about just how safe their children are when they get on these rides. While carnivals tend to have the same standard rides each year, the established theme parks […]

Falling in Love: Fall Weddings

Just like every other bride or groom, you have a laundry list of things to do before the big day. Steak or chicken, seating charts and color choices are taking over your life! And while other couples are fighting for every weekend in May or June, you’re relaxed and waiting for your fall wedding date […]

Renting a Car or Bike? Be Sure Safety Goes Along for the Ride!

It’s an absolutely beautiful summer day, and the forecast for the next few days is even better. Suddenly, renting a convertible for a leisurely drive down the coast or a trail bike for a ride in the countryside seems like the perfect answer for a short, but much needed getaway from everyday stress and strains.