Consumer Alerts

August 1: Hands-Free Cell Phone Law

Hands Free MN

Hands-Free Minnesota! Did You Know? Minnesota law will require drivers to put down their phones and go hands-free while driving. The state’s hands-free cell phone law takes effect August 1 and makes Minnesota the 19th state, along with Washington, D.C., to enact laws regarding hands-free use while driving. We at Town & Country Insurance care […]

NEW MN Employer Law Changes Eff. 7.1.19

MN Wage Theft Law Update 2019

Minnesota’s New Wage Theft Law This new law amends existing MN state labor laws, and provides for new wage & hour requirements, protections & sanctions. While there has been little publicity surrounding the change, MN Employers are required to be in compliance effective July 1, 2019. Below is a summary of the changes outlined on […]

Are you a Contractor bidding on jobs?

Are you a Contractor bidding on jobs?

If you’re a Contractor or Sub-Contractor bidding on a job, be sure to ask  for a copy of the contract BEFORE submitting your bid. All too often, the contract requirements for insurance are overlooked initially. This can be the difference between a profitable job, or not. When you receive the contract, submit it to your […]

Insurance Premium Scam Alert!

Scam Alert

Scammers Are Impersonating Insurance Companies & Agents Recently, a customer of ours was contacted by a scammer who was impersonating an insurance company representative. The scammer insisted the customer’s policy was going to cancel if they did not pay (over the phone) immediately. Thankfully, this raised a red flag with the customer. They contacted their […]