Your Local Hagerstown Independent Insurance Agency

Jean Shank Insurance & Associates specializes in Auto/Car Insurance, Homeowners Insurance, Business/Commercial Insurance, and Life Insurance.

Jean Shank Insurance & Associates has been an independent insurance agency in Hagerstown, Maryland for over 30 years. Our insurance agents offer auto/car insurance, homeowners insurance, business insurance, and life insurance to residents in the Tri-State area. We are prompt, friendly, and provide only the highest quality of customer service.

An Independent Advantage

We are Independent Insurance Agents in Hagerstown, Maryland, free to choose the best carrier for your insurance needs. We do not work for an insurance company; we work for you. We work on your side when you have a loss and follow through to see that you get fair, prompt payment and service. Jean Shank Insurance & Associates represents a carefully selected group of financially strong, reputable insurance companies, therefore, we are able to offer you the best coverage at the most competitive price.

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Erie Insurance has been helping customers since 1925 with their auto, home, business, and life insurance needs.
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