MPCI Corn and Soybean Quality Adjustment for Low Test Weight and Damage

Posted on: October 12th, 2018 by The Accel Group | No Comments

  In parts of the US, unfavorable weather conditions are having an adverse effect on crops resulting in low test weight and/or damaged grain. The Coarse Grains Policy provides for a reduction in mature production to count when quality of …Read More

Flood Damaged Grain Guidelines

Posted on: October 12th, 2018 by The Accel Group | No Comments

The Food and Drug Administration guidelines state when an edible portion of a crop is exposed to flood waters, it is considered adulterated and can be injurious to human or animal health and should not be used for feed or …Read More

Jeremy Smith Named 2018 Outstanding CSR Of The Year In Iowa

Posted on: October 12th, 2018 by The Accel Group | No Comments

CEDAR RAPIDS, IA – The Accel Group, one of Iowa’s largest independent insurance agencies, announced that employee Jeremy Smith has been named the 2018 Outstanding Customer Service Representative of the Year, for the State of Iowa, by The National Alliance …Read More

Risks of Growing Your Small Business in Iowa

Posted on: December 21st, 2017 by The Accel Group | No Comments

The following signs of business growth can increase your company’s risk and require updating several types of insurance coverages. Ensuring you have the correct type of business insurance is an essential step in maintaining the growth you’re experiencing. 1. Hiring …Read More

Do You Need Umbrella Insurance in Iowa?

Posted on: December 18th, 2017 by The Accel Group | No Comments

What Is Umbrella Insurance? Umbrella insurance is liability insurance that protects you and your assets from claims and lawsuits beyond your standard homeowner, condo, car, watercraft or other personal insurance policy limits. Umbrella insurance is designed to give you added liability protection from …Read More

Iowa Classic Car Insurance Coverage

Posted on: September 25th, 2017 by The Accel Group | No Comments

If you’ve finally purchased a car to restore, are an avid collector, or by some divine luck have been gifted your dream car; there are a few classic car insurance coverage facts you should know. This is especially important for …Read More

5 Steps to Cyber Security for Small Business

Posted on: September 25th, 2017 by The Accel Group | No Comments

Is your small business prepared for a cyber-attack or data breach? Learn what you can do to protect your assets, employees and customers. 1. Be proactive Many cyber-attacks on businesses are opportunistic in nature, where the perpetrator(s) exploit an obvious …Read More

Iowa RV Insurance Buyer’s Guide

Posted on: July 11th, 2017 by The Accel Group | No Comments

Thinking of taking the wife and kids on a trip to the Grand Canyon? Or, maybe you’re retired and want to travel the country for a while. If either of these scenarios applies to you, you’ve probably considered buying an …Read More

6 Home Summer Dangers: Are You Prepared?

Posted on: July 11th, 2017 by The Accel Group | No Comments

Installing a security system or building a fence is a good way to prevent unwanted visitors from entering your home, but how do you protect your home against something nonhuman? Summer is in full swing which means there’s a higher …Read More

Tune Up Your Iowa Motorcycle Insurance This Spring

Posted on: April 7th, 2017 by The Accel Group | No Comments

“Love is the feeling you get when you like something as much as your motorcycle”  – Hunter S. Thompson Touring, sports, cruiser, or roadster . . . there are plenty of types of motorcycles and plenty of people who love them. …Read More