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Gregory Meeks
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Rating 5.0
Farmers Insurance Agent in Santa Barbara, CA
Address
928 Carpinteria St
Ste 1
Santa Barbara, CA 93103
US
License #:0M06711
Email
Phone Numbers
Office:
(805) 965-2729(805) 965-2729
Fax:
(805) 963-2158
Office Hours

Store Hours:

Saturday by Appointment
Day of the WeekHours
Mon:8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Tue:8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Wed:8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Thu:8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri:8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Sat:9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sun:Closed
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Gregory Meeks

5.0
Rating 5.0
Farmers Insurance Agent in Santa Barbara, CA
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Contact Info

Address

928 Carpinteria St
Ste 1
Santa Barbara, CA 93103
US

License #:0M06711
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Phone Numbers

Office:
(805) 965-2729(805) 965-2729
Fax:
(805) 963-2158

Office Hours

Day of the WeekHours
Mon:8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Tue:8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Wed:8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Thu:8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri:8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Sat:9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sun:Closed
Saturday by Appointment
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Farmers Insurance Agent in Santa Barbara, CA

About Me

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Rating 5.0

As a resident of the Santa Barbara County area for the last 25 years, I'm proud to be your local Farmers Insurance® Agent. Stop by today or we can visit you at your home, to discuss all of your coverage options for business, commercial, home, and auto insurance.

I have 25 years of experience running my own businesses and non-profits. I run this agency with the vision of truly putting people first. I don't just want to sell you a product. I want to serve as a friend and insurance advisor, here to walk you through everything and make sure that you're properly covered.

We have recently remodled our office to create a welcoming and friendly atmosphere. With customer service being such a focus for us, we have homemade brownies and cookies waiting for you when you walk through the door.

You can find my office located above Rabobank on Carpinteria St, just off of the Milpas Roundabout.

Give me a call at (805) 965-2729 and I'll be happy to answer any questions you might have.

Languages Spoken: English

Education

Vanguard University, Antioch University and Corona Del Mar High School, Newport Beach CA

Neighborhoods Served

Santa Barbara, Goleta, Solvang, Montecito, and Santa Ynez Valley

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Insurance Products Offered

Business Insurance
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Don’t let your personal assets get wiped out. You have spent your lifetime building assets to take care of your financial future but how much time have you spent learning how to protect those investments?

Your business, real estate holdings and other assets could be wiped out with just one lawsuit. Many people are surprised to learn they are more “at risk” than they realize.

Think you are exempt or just not sure you need personal liability insurance?

If any of the following apply to your present life situation then chances are you are at greater risk than you realize:

• You are employed or work in a high-risk professional occupation including private practice or own your own business.

• You own valuable assets including land, rental property or other investments.

• You have a teen or young adult at home or in college; remember, you are responsible for their liabilities until they reach adulthood… including auto accidents or other functions that could put your property at risk.

• You sit on the board of directors, advisory board or other position for a corporation or not-for-profit agency.

Personal liability insurance is affordable and a great safe-guard from potential lawsuits or claims against personal and/or family assets and holdings above and beyond those covered by standard auto, malpractice or homeowners policies.

One of the most affordable types of insurance available, personal liability policies cost between $200 and $450 annually for $1 to $2 million in coverage.

To calculate the size of your policy simply add up all of your assets including financial, real estate, cash or other valuables then subtract the amount of your current coverage. The remaining figure should be the basis of your coverage.

Be sure to take inflation and recent appraisal values into account by speaking with me.
What You Need to Know about Fire Insurance
Although most homeowners have fire insurance, few actually understand how it works. Fire insurance covers four basic areas.

Dwelling
This is the main structure or actual home or dwelling. In the event of a loss due to fire, the actual cash value minus deductibles would be covered. It is possible to purchase additional coverage for other hazards as well as replacement value and updates required to restore the home to the former value due to code or ordinance changes.

Structures
Other structures commonly included in a fire policy include a shed, a detached garage or even a greenhouse.

Personal Property
Personal property may or may not be covered, depending upon the type of fire policy purchased. In most cases, owner-occupied residential real estate would include some portion of personal property, whereas investment or rental dwellings would not.

Loss of Use
Loss of use assists homeowners in securing safe housing while the property is being restored or repaired after a covered loss. Remember, even if you are unable to live in the home, you will still be required to make mortgage payments; loss of use helps you avoid the possibility of making double payments for rent and mortgage in the event you are unable to occupy the dwelling. Investment properties may be eligible for additional protection that provides a replacement income in the event of a major loss or extensive repairs.

Additional Coverage
Remember, fire insurance may not cover all known perils, such as flood, earthquake or hurricane-related damages. If you live in an area prone to natural disasters, it is a good idea to speak with your agent about additional coverage options that provide complete protection. Otherwise, fire insurance is often an affordable policy choice, especially for those with second homes, investment properties or other structures that require basic coverage without a high price.
If you’re in an accident, our goal at Farmers is to help you get back on the road — safely and quickly — with our award-winning claims service. To learn more about the advantages of Farmers auto coverage, call me today.
You choose employees for the value they add to your business — whether a key member of your management team, a skilled technician or your executive assistant. If anyone suffers an on-the-job injury, you want to try to take care of them and minimize lost productivity.

In a best-case scenario, you’re able to manage an injury so employees can get back to work as quickly as possible. And Farmers® has highly specialized workers’ compensation services that can help.

A workers’ compensation policy can address medical care and lost income for your employees, death benefits for survivors, and your potential liability for covered claims.

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Farmers has spent the last 60 years getting to know outdoor enthusiasts. From boats, personal watercraft and off-road vehicles to motor homes, travel trailers and 5th wheels, we have an array of specialized coverage options. Call me today for more information.
Umbrella Insurance is an affordable way to keep an extraordinary event from becoming a financial life-changer.

You’ve worked hard for your car, home, savings — your success. And personal umbrella coverage can help you protect these assets from the unexpected.

Recent Reviews for Gregory Meeks

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Rating 5.0
2 Customer Reviews
  • Rating 5.0
    Melissa Martinez has taken care of our insurance needs for years. She gives excellent service. I stay with Farmers because of Melissa.You can always count on her!
  • Rating 5.0
    Melissa was very nice and professional. I was able to bind a policy very quickly.