Personal Insurance

High Net Worth Insurance Reviews

High net worth individuals face many complications when buying insurance. Which is why it is so important to stay on top of the situation and review your insurance coverage annually. An annual insurance review can help you explore changing needs that reflect life events and other occurrences in the previous year. The beginning of a New Year is the perfect time to conduct [...]

By |2019-03-22T14:19:56+00:00January 22nd, 2019|Categories: High Net Worth - 1900 Club, Personal Insurance|

‘Tis the Season for Holiday Travel

The holiday season is often very busy and full of traveling to various joyful celebrations. Spending time with family and friends is at the heart of most people’s plans during the holiday season. Whether you plan to visit with loved ones at home or abroad, there are several travel tips to help you prepare for a healthy and safe holiday [...]

By |2019-03-22T14:19:57+00:00December 14th, 2018|Categories: Personal Insurance|

What is Open Enrollment for Health Insurance?

Multiple health insurance sources have open enrollment periods, such as Medicare, job-based insurers, and individual market health insurance companies. Open enrollment for Medicare is October 15 through December 7 each year. However, job-based open enrollment periods will vary according to how the employer sets them. The individual market has set the 2018 open enrollment period, as well as future timeframes, [...]

By |2019-03-22T14:19:57+00:00November 13th, 2018|Categories: Group Benefits & HR, Personal Insurance|

True Protection for Non-Profit Board Service

An underreported fact is that 43% of High Net Worth individuals participate on non-profit boards. One common and volatile exposure from this is being held personally liable for decisions of the board. Generally, we find that individuals do not understand the exposure or the risk. Many individuals assume that their personal umbrella covers their not-for-profit (NFP) board service, but this [...]

By |2019-03-22T14:20:04+00:00August 23rd, 2016|Categories: Blog, Business Insurance, Personal Insurance, Risk Managment|

FOX25 Feature: Stretching Your Dollar – Car Insurance

Tom Skelly, Vice President of Sales & Strategy here at Deland, Gibson, was featured this week on FOX25’s “Stretching Your Dollar” segment. This week the focus was on Car Insurance, and Skelly offers multiple tips on how your lifestyle, actions, and coverage adjustments could save you money and lower your monthly bills. Watch the Video here: Or click here to watch the video [...]

By |2019-03-22T14:20:05+00:00July 14th, 2016|Categories: Blog, Company, Personal Insurance, Press Releases|

National Insurance Awareness Day

It's National Insurance Awareness Day! This day was created as a reminder to review your insurance coverage. Think you need a change? Speak to a risk advisor at Deland, Gibson with any questions or concerns today: call us at 781-237-1515 or email us at

By |2019-03-22T14:20:06+00:00June 28th, 2016|Categories: Blog, Personal Insurance|

NFIP: Upcoming Changes for Flood Insurance

As of tomorrow, April 1, 2016, many changes will affect the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), impacting businesses, homeowners, and insurance agents & brokers. Congress recently passed both Biggert-Waters and the Homeowners Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014 (HFIAA) in an effort to strengthen the NFIP. The new HFIAA-imposed changes will take effect on April 1 for any individual with [...]

By |2019-03-22T14:20:06+00:00March 31st, 2016|Categories: Blog, Business Insurance, Personal Insurance, Specialty Insurance|

CBS Boston Feature: Drone Accidents and Insurance Policies

CBS Boston Guest: Tom Skelly, Vice President of Sales and Operations for Deland, Gibson Insurance and the former chair of the Massachusetts Association of Insurance Agents, talks with CBS Boston's Chris McKinnon about Drones and Insurance coverage. Click to watch on Drone Accidents Could Cause Insurance Hassles BOSTON (CBS) – It’s a bird. It’s a plane. Actually these days it might be neither. It [...]

By |2019-03-22T14:20:08+00:00January 21st, 2016|Categories: Blog, Company, Personal Insurance, Personal Resources, Press Releases|

RMV Announces Grace Period for December Registration Renewals

Due to a mailing issue, the RMV is still renewing registrations that expire in December. If your December renewal has been delayed, you may still be eligible to renew online (assuming that no insurance stamp is required). When a registration is renewed online, the registrant receives an email confirmation of the renewal which must be carried in the vehicle until the new [...]

By |2019-03-22T14:20:08+00:00January 4th, 2016|Categories: Blog, Client Resources, Personal Insurance, Resources|

New England may not want to admit it, but… Winter is Coming – Be Prepared!

I am sure everyone can recall our past winter and specific details about shoveling it, driving in it or just walking in it. Winter is coming again and from what the Farmers’ Almanac predicts, it could be a repeat of the last for the North East. Ice Dams! Did you have problems with ice dams? They were devastating for an [...]

By |2019-03-22T14:20:10+00:00September 22nd, 2015|Categories: Blog, Client Resources, Personal Insurance, Personal Resources, Resources|