Dershimer Insurance Agency staff attends EPCAR annual meeting

Staff members Cheri Steigmeyer, Aimee Loder and Aitza Ortiz attended the East Polk County Association of Realtors annual meeting last week in Winter Haven. Afterwards there was a trade show for business members of EPCAR, which included Dershimer Insurance. The Tradeshow was successful! It was a beautiful day with a good attendee turnout. The Dershimer Agency played a scratch off game and gave away $100.00 in gift... Read Article


Happy Labor Day Labor Day, celebrated the first Monday in September, is a yearly national tribute to the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of our country.  As tribute and really the last “summer” holiday, many of us spend the extended holiday weekend going outside. Dershimer Insurance wants you to be safe whether it is on the water, grilling with friends... Read Article

Boat Insurance – Questions to Ask

Do you think your boat or your personal watercraft is covered by your homeowners insurance? In majority of the cases it is not. That is why it is important to have boat insurance.  Here are a few of the many things you may want to ask when getting boat insurance quotes. 1)   What options does the insurance policy include? Does the policy have the option... Read Article

Firework Safety – Fourth of July

Fourth of July is almost here! Time to break out the fireworks and have a little fun. At Dershimer Insurance Agency, we hope you have lots of fun but please remember these safety tips when lighting fireworks! 1)    Never allow children to play with or ignite fireworks. According to the National Fire Protection Association, the risk of fireworks injury is highest for young people ages... Read Article

Florida Lightning Safety Week

June 23-30 is Florida Lightning Safety Awareness Week. Here is some great information from the National Weather Service about lightning and safety. Lightning: What You Need to Know NO PLACE outside is safe when thunderstorms are in the area!! If you hear thunder, lightning is close enough to strike you. When you hear thunder, immediately move to safe shelter: a substantial building with electricity or plumbing or an... Read Article