1 in 8 Women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime . . . . . . and Safeco Insurance along with McKenna Insurance want to do something about it. Why do thousands of people come down to Balboa Park, along with the Safeco Insurance Team, to walk/run this annual race? Well, Susan G. Komen answered it best: “We Race Because… One in eight women in the U.S. will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime. Because every minute, somewhere in the world, someone dies from breast cancer. And because, breast cancer knows no boundaries- be it age, gender, socio-economic status..
We always want to do our part to help people save money. So, when California Department of Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones asked insurance producers —that’s us — to educate consumers about the availability of the State and Federal Earned Income Tax Credit, we heeded the call. In short, many taxpayers may qualify for a cash back tax credit and are not aware of it. In California, it’s called the California Earned Income Tax Credit (CalEITC). Here’s a copy of the memo from Commissioner Jones: CA DOI Earned Income Tax Credit Memo To determine if you are eligible for the state and/or federal EITC and to..
These days, not many insurance companies take the time to reach out to their agents and give them a pat on the back. Well, we were pleasantly surprised when we received this letter dated April 21, 2014. The letter is from the top gun at Mercury Insurance Group — Gabe Tirador, President & CEO. The letter is in recognition of McKenna Insurance Services again qualifying for Mercury’s highest level (Gold) of the Service Excellence program. I have to admit, the first thing I did after reading this was to pinch the signature section of the letter with my thumb and index finger, rub it..
As a young lad, I played soccer every year from the time I was in kindergarten to about 6th grade (when finally, I was able to switch over to flag football at the grade school I attended). Seems like certificates for participating are more the fashion these days, but back in the ’80s, after the season ended there was an awards ceremony — and at those ceremonies they handed out trophies! Now, for some particular reason, my father really liked it when anyone in the family (including himself) got a trophy — kind of a “bring honor to the family” type deal. With 11..