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Westfield Allstate Agency Makes People its Priority

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Joseph Alvarado — Licensed Sales Associate; Karen Lockley — Senior Customer Service Associate; Dina Rosato — Licensed Sales Associate; Rose Diaz —Agency Manager; Jackie Burton — Licensed Customer Service Associate; Ron Bansky — Agency Owner; and Alyssa Badaracco — Customer Service Associate. Credits: Jackie Lieberman
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WESTFIELD, NJ — Ron Bansky & Associates Allstate Agency is anything but another faceless insurance agency. In fact, you’ve probably seen their faces at high school soccer games, at the grocery store and everywhere else around town. That’s because most of its staff lives locally.

They give back here, too. Owner Ron Bansky, a Westfield resident, received the Agency Hands in the Community Award recently for his commitment to helping others. Included with the award came a $1,000 grant from The Allstate Foundation for Furniture Assist, Inc., a local charity that Bansky and his agency often helps.

“I’m looking to continue working with community groups and giving back,” said Bansky. “It makes us feel good. It’s the right thing to do.”

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Living where he works helps Bansky understand his clients’ needs, as well as get to know them better.

“When you really have an event — for instance, if you get into an accident — you can come in and talk to someone face-to-face about your options,” Bansky said.

“We want to give them good service, friendly service, from people who are local,” he said.

At the same time, because he’s part of Allstate, his clients enjoy the peace of mind that comes with having one agency that can take care of all of their insurance needs, as well as 24-hour availability of experienced professionals. The agency offers evening hours twice a week and Saturday hours, and support is available online and by phone 24 hours a day every day. The office is even bi-lingual—two representatives there speak Spanish.

And while Allstate can take care of your needs over the phone, “Sometimes 15 minutes isn’t going to cut it,” Bansky explained. So he’s happy to sit down, get to know you and make recommendations to meet your needs and budget.

Recently, Ron Bansky & Associates Allstate Agency received recognition from Allstate for service and growth. Bansky said he intends to continue growing and expanding the business.

“Our goals are to continue to work with and meet more families and business owners around town,” he said.

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Editor’s Note: Ron Bansky & Associates Allstate Agency is an advertiser in TAP into Westfield. To learn more about becoming an advertiser, call Jackie Lieberman at 917-676-2302 or email jlieberman@tapinto.net.

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