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Habitat for Humanity Follow Up

  Over the course of five days, nearly 100 staff, clients, colleagues and friends made significant progress on our Habitat for Humanity house in St. Paul. Through hard work, a willingness to learn new skills (and a lot of laughs) we truly strengthened our community. Thank you to everyone who participated! The nuts and bolts: […]

Cox Insurance Employees Donate 513 lbs of Food

Cox Insurance Employees Donate 513 lbs of Food

In September, the Cox Insurance Culture Committee organized a food drive in support of Second Harvest Heartland. Over the course of three weeks, employees brought in donations with the goal of reaching 150 lbs of food. When the results were totaled, we ended up with 513 lbs of food and groceries in addition to $275 […]

Cox Insurance + Habitat for Humanity

Cox Insurance + Habitat for Humanity

Cox Insurance has partnered with Habitat for Humanity to build an affordable home that will benefit a hard-working, low-income family in the Twin Cities. We hope you will join us! The build will take place the week of October 10-13, 2016. Interested clients and friends of the agency please register here » What to Expect […]

Severe Weather Best Practices

Severe weather can cause a lot of damage from lightning, trees and water. Here are a few safety tips and best practices: 1) Buy, rent (Home Depot, Lowes, etc.) or borrow (from a family member or friend) a backup generator to restore power so you can maintain lighting and other core utility services. 2) If […]

Cox Insurance Welcomes Two New Partners

Cox Insurance Welcomes Two New Partners

On June 1, 2016, Cox Insurance Associates added two new partners – Alex Kuettel and Hanna Cox. They join Ric Cox, Taylor Cox, Kevin Schroeder, and Ryan Wagenman as shareholders. “We see value in bringing young, educated, and dedicated professionals on as partners,” said Ric Cox, Principal. “Hanna and Alex bring enthusiasm and fresh ideas, […]

Uber, Car2Go and Insurance

Uber, Car2Go and Insurance

With the growing popularity of ride-share (Uber, Lyft) and car-share (Car2Go) companies, it is important to know your potential insurance risks. As a ‘ride share’ driver: The moment your app is online, you are operating ‘for hire.’ This is an exclusion on most personal auto policies. Ride-share companies do provide coverage for their drivers, but […]

March Madness Pet Playoffs

March Madness Pet Playoffs

In honor of March Madness, the Culture Committee at Cox Insurance has launched our first ever Pet Playoff. This bracket style tournament pits our staff’s pets against one another using the only meaningful measure: CUTENESS! Matches we are keeping our eyes on include Culture Committee’s Bad Blood match: Tetra v. Brady! We also had a […]

Cox Insurance Named a ‘Circle of Excellence Agency’ by Western National Insurance Group

Cox Insurance Named a ‘Circle of Excellence Agency’ by Western National Insurance Group

Western National Insurance Group today announced that Cox Insurance Associates has been named one of Western National’s Circle of Excellence Agencies for 2016. The Western National Circle of Excellence recognition is announced annually to spotlight an elite group of partners who have excelled based on performance and growth over the past six years (2010 – […]

Associate of the Year & Award of Excellence Winners

Associate of the Year & Award of Excellence Winners

Last week we recognized our Associate of the Year honoree, Catie Penning; and our Award of Excellence winner, Tracy Olson. These awards are peer-evaluated and Catie and Tracy are VERY deserving! Congratulations!