Farmers Insurance Agent in Soquel, CA
Tanner James TedsenAbout Me
Born and raised in Santa Cruz, I am proud to be your local Farmers Insurance® Agent located in Soquel, serving Santa Cruz county, the Bay Area, and the entire state of California. Living here all my life has afforded me the unique opportunity to not only understand our amazing community but also take great pride in protecting the area that we live in. Give me a call and we can discuss all your options for Auto, Home, Life, Workers Compensation, protecting my fellow small business owners, and more!
At the Tedsen Insurance Agency, our focus is always on putting our customers first and forming long-lasting relationships built on trust and education. We want every customer to have a uniquely individual experience, focusing on only the policies you need, ensuring quality over quantity. We are extremely involved with our local community and pride ourselves on giving back by being involved with numerous non-profit organizations across the country. Our drive to contribute to and ensure our community is protected is what sets us apart.
You have countless choices when it comes to who you work with on your insurance. If you work with us, you can know that your business is helping us to do more for the community that we are all a part of.
We are a family-owned and operated agency with over 20 years of combined insurance industry experience. My mother opened her first Farmers agency over 15 years ago and she along with my brother and I have the knowledge and skillset to help you better understand your coverage options. I invite you to stop by our office which is conveniently located in the heart of Soquel Village, off the corner of Soquel Drive and Main St, and if you ever want to grab a coffee, we are just a quick walk from The Ugly Mug. I look forward to meeting you in person or chatting over the phone and welcoming you to the Farmers family.
At the Tedsen Insurance Agency, we believe in value over price. This is why we will advise you and your family on coverage and liability limits that will actually give you the peace of mind you deserve. We are not your cut coverage agency and will always advise you on the coverage that properly protects you and your family. We treat each one of our clients like family and we do everything we can to make sure our family is taken care of.
Our mission is to exceed expectations. We identify what matters most to you and offer solutions to protect it.
Give me a call at (831) 479-7200 and I'll be happy to answer any questions you might have.
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Comprehensive coverage? Collision coverage? Deductibles? Medical Payments? Where to begin? Your local Farmers agent can take the mystery out of selecting the right Car insurance coverage for your needs and budget. Get started with an online Auto insurance quote and learn about our insurance discounts that can help you save money.
Your home is perhaps your most valuable possession, so you'll want to make sure your insurer has withstood the test of time. Farmers® has been providing insurance products for over 80 years, and will be there in the event disaster strikes and your home is damaged in a fire or due to another covered cause of loss. Plus, get competitive rates with our multi-line insurance discounts. Get a Home insurance quote now.
How much has your life changed in the last few years? Whether you've purchased a home, gotten married, had children or started a small business, it's a good idea to review your Life insurance policy. Call me today so you can create a plan to help provide financial support for those who depend on you.ADFL029AWS 9/17
Your landlord may have an insurance policy, but if there's a fire in your building, that policy may not cover your possessions. That's why there's Renters insurance. Get a Renters insurance quote to see how affordable it is to protect your personal belongings.
Managing your small business can be complex, selecting the right Business insurance for your unique operation doesn't have to be. No matter the type of business, a Farmers agent can help you customize an insurance package to reduce your risk and protect your investment. Request a Business insurance quote today to get started.
Your condo is more than a place you call home. It’s also a major investment filled with possessions you want to protect. Get a quote on condo insurance to see how affordable it is to protect your personal belongings.
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As a motorcycle enthusiast, you're all about adventure and fun. The last thing you want to worry about is whether you have the right Motorcycle insurance policy. Talk to a Farmers agent about Motorcycle insurance discounts such as rewards for responsible riders and insuring more than one bike with Farmers.
When enjoying the great outdoors, you shouldn't have to be thinking about your insurance coverage. Make sure you have Recreational insurance coverage from an industry leader. Whether you own a boat, travel trailer, ATV or Motor Home, Farmers Insurance has flexible coverage options and insurance discounts. Contact a Farmers agent to get a quote.
You work hard for the things that are important to you. For added coverage above and beyond the liability limits of your Auto or Home insurance policies, a Personal Umbrella insurance policy can provide added protection for your assets and future earnings.
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After last year's CZU fire, which burned 86,509 acres and destroyed 1,490 buildings, fire insurance is at the top of everyone's mind. We have options at the Tedsen Insurance Agency to protect your home, your belongings, and give you coverage while evacuated or rebuilding after a wildfire. Click the link below to fill out our Homeowners Quote Form and we will send you a quote for your property.
Bicycle Lifestyle is our go to bike shop in the Santa Cruz area for service, parts and sales!
EAT, SLEEP, RIDE, REPEAT.
WE KNOW WHAT YOU'RE DAY DREAMING ABOUT RIGHT NOW. SHOW THE WORLD THAT RIDING IS NOT JUST SOMETHING YOU DO; IT'S A WAY OF LIFE.
TACT- Teaching the Autism Community Trades
The autism community is the highest unemployment sector in the country at 90%. T.A.C.T’s programs lead to employable jobs and lasting careers. However, our goal isn’t just to get a job. It’s getting the right job – in the right place that is personally fulfilling to each student based on their strengths.
Our transition program is unique and unlike any other program in the country. T.A.C.T is the first and only trade program for individuals with autism available. Our students learn so much more than just a trade.
Jacob's Heart- Children's Cancer Support Services
We provide family-centered care that addresses the emotional, practical and financial struggles for families of children and teens during treatment, families experiencing anticipatory grief and those who are bereaved.
We envision a community where every child with a serious or life-threatening condition has a strong, supported and informed family empowered to fully participate in their care. We strive to inspire compassionate action within local communities to create a safety net of support for the unique needs of each child and family.
Finding Sophia- Women Building Homes, Remodeling Lives.
Ten years ago, Trish Ward and Heidi Boynton had been working with other teams building houses in Mexico. They were cool experiences and gave them a spark for a different kind of trip. Both Trish and Heidi have always had a passion for creating platforms for women to see themselves, their abilities and potential in a new and different light. After years of building houses with the larger teams, they wondered back in 2007 - what would it be like to bring a group of women together for a 3 day weekend of giving and learning? Could they design a trip that was a retreat AND service project? They reached out Hector, THE main man in Mexico who builds hundreds of houses every year and asked him what he thought..."Could 15 women build a house in a day?", His answer, "Of course!". With that confirmation from Hector, Finding Sophia began.
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
LLS is at the forefront of the fight to cure cancer. Compared to other blood cancer nonprofits, LLS is the largest funder of cutting-edge research to advance cures. We have invested nearly $1.3 billion in research. We are leaders in advancing breakthroughs in immunotherapy, genomics and personalized medicine. This research saves lives. These revolutionary new treatments originally discovered through blood cancer research are now being tested in clinical trials for other cancers.
In the simplest explanation, The Village is about bringing together a group of people who really care about others and want to do their part in giving back to our amazing community.
Each quarter we will hold a Village event at a locally owned business. It will be a fun night spending time with other members and meeting new friends. At the end of the night we will vote on the nonprofit that we will be supporting for that quarter. For every member, $100 is donated directly to the nonprofit we choose each meeting. The more members we have the larger our contribution. If for any reason you cannot make the meetings, we will have a way to stream the event and take your vote remotely.
We have so many nonprofits in Santa Cruz and the goal of The Village is to support them in the following ways:
Exposure. As a new nonprofit with a limited marketing budget it is hard to get your name out there. Through the Village, every member has the opportunity to nominate a non-profit that means something special to them. The larger our membership base is, the more exposure that non-profit is going to get.
Marketing videos. Each quarter, we will pick 3 nonprofits from the nominations. Our team will go out to the 3 nonprofits and work with them to create a professional quality marketing video that highlights their organization. These videos will be played at our quarterly events and then we will vote to determine which one gets the donation that quarter. We will provide each nonprofit with their videos completely free of charge so that they can use it on all of their marketing channels. When we meet for our quarterly events, we will watch the 3 videos to determine which nonprofit each member wants to vote for.
Financial support. The amount that we donate will be dependent on the size of our membership base. It’s a lofty goal, but I would love to see the Village grow to a membership of 100 people so that we can donate $10,000 each quarter to a local nonprofit.
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Get to know the family who owns and operates the Tedsen Insurance Agency. We have been in the Santa Cruz area since the 1950's and love to work with other local families to give them the peace of mind to live their lives to the fullest!
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During the shelter in place, we wanted to show some love to our clients and our community. We hand delievered donuts from one of our favorite local donut shops who happens to be our client! It was a win-win situation for everyone and we had fun making the deliveries!