What is an insurance agent?
The Bankrate.com financial term of the day is: "insurance agent."
An insurance agent is a go-to person when you're in the market for insurance, whether it's auto, home, life or health insurance. Agents are people who are licensed to sell and service insurance policies, typically for one insurance company. When you're buying more than one type of insurance, an agent can help you design an overall coverage strategy.
Want to find all the right insurance for your family? First, you might want to find an insurance agent.
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