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Gretchen Kirby

About Gretchen Kirby

295 Main Street North Creek, New York 12853 (518) 251-5839 Direct Send Email

Tales from the North Country

Life up in the North Country Lifestyles in different regions of New York State, especially the North Country, 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...

Are You Prepared?

No matter how much we think we are in control of our lives and prepared, sometimes this could not be further from the truth. I recently had a sudden and unexpected death in my family when my sister’s husband had a massive heart attack. I drove her to the hospital,...

Are Insurance Costs Too High

Here are a few tips from North Creek that might help: • Bundle your policies. Most insurance carriers give a discount for having both your home and auto policies. • Take a defensive driving class to reduce your auto premium. If you take this class, you will see a 10% discount off the collision, liability, and personal injury protection premiums on your policy, especially if you have a new driver in your family. This is a great way to save money