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Senator Lovely, Phil Richard and Jacqui Richard on the State House balcony

A Recent Visit to the Massachusetts State House

Phil Richard along with his eldest daughter and Phil Richard Insurance Business Development Manager, Jacqui Richard spent a productive and interesting afternoon at the Massachusetts State House last Thursday as the guest of Senator Joan Lovely, Democrat, of Salem, MA. Senator Lovely chairs the Joint Committee on State Administration and Regulatory Oversight, a group tasked with considering “all matters concerning competitive bidding on public contracts,” in addition to numerous other…

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Investor Panel for Young Entrepreneurs Academy

Phil Richard Joins Young Entrepreneurs’ Investor Panel

  Phil Richard is always ready to give back to his community. Recently, he participated on the investor panel for the Young Entrepreneurs Academy‘s ‘Shark Tank’ competition held on March 30th at Brooksby Village. Students in the Young Entrepreneurs Academy, ranging in age from 14-18 years, have been meeting weekly since November 2015 preparing to present their business plans to a panel of “investors” in an event styled after the popular ‘Shark Tank’…

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Welcome to Our New Website!

All of us at Phil Richard Insurance are proud to announce the launch of our new website. We’re excited to offer our customers and colleagues around the North of Boston area a professional online portal that functions on a high level, making it easier to access our product and service information, as well as allowing visitors to begin the quote process and have their questions answered, all at one comprehensive web address.   Starting on our…

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Our Agency’s Commitment to Giving Back

This time of year can be an especially difficult time for some families dealing with health, economic or social challenges. Here at Phil Richard Insurance, we’ve made it a habit to give back to our community, not just during the holiday season but all throughout the year. We know that giving takes many forms, including fundraising, volunteering, donations and other types of services. As an agency, we are committed to supporting the…

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Is Your Hoverboard Covered?

Perhaps you found a brand new Hoverboard under your Christmas tree this year? You may be wondering if this unique self-propelled vehicle is covered by your homeowners’ insurance? Many of the national news outlets have been carrying stories about the risks involved with this hazardous object. At first glance you might think it is covered because it is considered the “personal property” of an insured, which normally would be covered by one’s home…

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Employee Game Night a New Tradition at Phil Richard!

Thanks to our enthusiastic employees and their sense of humor and good sportsmanship, Phil Richard’s first “Thriday” Game Night was a huge success! We thought it would be fun to celebrate all of our hard work on behalf of our clients and spend some time with each other by setting up an employee game night. Why not celebrate the day before Friday with some food, wine, and a bean bag toss competition? The results…

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Fed Up With Cancer

Phil Richard and MassPay Support Fed Up With Cancer

Join Phil Richard and MassPay for an evening of food, silent auction, country music and even a bull-riding machine! FED UP WITH CANCER was established in 2010 as a non-profit organization to rally individuals and companies to fight back against cancer. It was founded by MassPay, an HR & Payroll solution and service provider, based in Beverly, MA, to give back to the community. All proceeds from the event will support programs…

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Keeping Your Business Safe from Cyber Crime

Here at Phil Richard Insurance, we know that Cyber Security is a growing issue. In response to recent studies that show approximately 73% of all Americans have been a victim of cyber crime, Massachusetts has designated the month of October 2015 as National Cyber Security Awareness Month. Here are some important words from the Deputy Secretary of Homeland Security, Alejandro Mayorkas: “Cyber security is a top priority for the Dept. of…

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Three Types of Insurance Policies Businesses Often Overlook

You run a business. We know you’re busy. As a business owner, you’re constantly faced with decisions that could change the course of your company and your future. When was the last time you gave any thought to your business insurance coverage? Have you missed anything? Here at Phil Richard Insurance, our skilled commercial team is ready to provide you with an affordable and comprehensive business quote. We’ll do our job to…

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Danvers, MA

Keeping it Local: Summer Destinations around Danvers, MA

Summer’s arrival means it’s time to take a much-needed vacation. One of the best ways to get away without spending a lot of money is to plan a series of day trips in your local area. When you “Keep it Local” you benefit your surrounding community, as well as yourself. Fortunately for the team here at Phil Richard Insurance, we live and work in an area full of great day…

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