General

Does Your CHN Inn Offer In-House Massage Therapy?

Massage therapy has been proven to reduce pain and stress, improve overall circulation, increase immune efficiency and flexibility, and improve overall appearance. With this in mind, it is more and more common for inns to offer in-house massage services to their guests. If this is a service your inn offers,...

Does Your Inn Offer In-House Massage Therapy?

Massage therapy has been proven to reduce pain and stress, improve overall circulation, increase immune efficiency and flexibility, and improve overall appearance. With this in mind, it is more and more common for inns to offer in-house massage services to their guests. If this is a service your inn offers,...

Wagon Ride Safety at Your KOA

What is it about riding on a tractor or horse-pulled wagon that brings out the kid in just about everyone? Whatever the reason, it is imperative that your KOA takes the necessary precautions to ensure the safety of your guests and staff. Whether your wagon is being pulled by a...

Wagon Ride Safety at Your Campground

What is it about riding on a tractor or horse-pulled wagon that brings out the kid in just about everyone? Whatever the reason, it is imperative that your campground takes the necessary precautions to ensure the safety of your guests and staff. Whether your wagon is being pulled by a...

Can Your Campground Function Without Electricity?

What would happen to your campground business if, through no fault of yours, no electricity was available? What if the power outage occurred during a holiday weekend? While some tent campers might be excited about the opportunity to be in unimproved nature, how would your RV guests feel about paying...

Can Your Inn Function Without Electricity?

What would happen to your inn business if, through no fault of your own, no electricity was available? What if the power outage happened during a holiday weekend or on a weekend when you had a wedding booked? 40,000 vacationers were recently forced off the Outer Banks, the popular North...

The Merriam Rises Program

The Merriam Agency has been part of the local community for over 100 years. From the very beginning, the founders were involved in many charitable endeavors. One of the three tenets of our corporate mission statement is to … “contribute to the well-being of our community” … be it our...

Tales from the North Country

Lifestyles in different regions of New York State are extremely diverse. What can I tell you about insuring people and businesses in the heart of the Adirondack Park? I have been the North Creek Branch Manager of the Merriam Agency for nearly 10 years, and no two days are alike. People...