Hoffman Brown Company Honors May Anniversaries of Teammates!

Leadership Team: Joe Pratts – 18 years Commercial Lines: Suzanne Palumbo - 11 years David Townsend - 11 years Carole Strauss - 25 years Personal Lines: Sharon Rosenthal - 31 years Administration: Aleena Balian - 4 years Read More

Are You Ready? Forms 1094-C & 1095-C

Are You Ready? Forms 1094-C & 1095-C

Reporting Your Coverage We are just eight months away from the implementation of another piece of health care reform. Beginning January 2016, all employers with 50 or more full-time or full-time equivalent employees will need to submit information about the health care coverage they are offering to their employees to the IRS. This new requirement Read More

Your Guide To Hired & Non-Owned Auto Insurance

Your Guide To Hired & Non-Owned Auto Insurance

Protect Your Business From An Unexpected Expense Whatever your line of work, there are likely times when you ask your employee to use his or her own personal car or rent a car on a business trip. Whether your team member uses his or her car regularly to visit clients or just every once in a while to pick up lunch, you run the risk of being on Read More

Independent Contractor Or Employee?

Independent Contractor Or Employee?

Understanding Whether You Have Hired An Employee Or Independent Contractor You may think that all you need to determine whether a person who serves your business is an independent contractor or an employee is a mutual agreement with that individual. Even if you capture your agreement in a written contract, you could find that your arrangement is Read More

The Top Employment Discrimination Claims

The Top Employment Discrimination Claims

Be Wary Of Retaliation, And More The good news is that cases of employment discrimination declined in 2014. The bad news is that some types of claims, including retaliation, are on the rise so it is as important as ever for employers to be wary about employment discrimination claims. Retaliation cases allege that an employer took action to Read More

Insurance Scams, And How To Avoid Them

Insurance Scams, And How To Avoid Them

Protecting Yourself And Your Policy On The Road You know that a clean driving record benefits you in a number of ways. Not only does it help you avoid the hassle of having to navigate life while your vehicle is in the shop, having a history of being a good driver can help bring your auto insurance premiums down. While accidents do happen, there Read More

Car Insurance Sherman Oaks CA

The Safest Cars Of The Year

The Best Vehicles For Protecting You In A Collision Automobile safety has advanced significantly in recent years. Eight years ago, there were no models on the road with a driver death rate of zero. Today, nine models boast a year without anyone passing away behind the wheel of their car. In 2015, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety Read More

Hoffman Brown Company Honors April Anniversaries of Teammates!

Lupita Garcia -  4 years Mike Friedman -  27 years Read More

While You Are Away, Will Thieves Play?

How Thieves Are Using Social Media To Target Homes In our digital age, staying connected has become easier than ever. When you go on vacation, you have the opportunity to text pictures to your family and even communicate “face to face” via video calling. If, however, you want to share your trip with more than just a close handful of people, you Read More

Hoffman Brown Company Blood Drive Sherman Oaks CA

Give Back By Giving Blood

Make A Huge Difference At No Cost To Yourself If you have been looking for a way to make a difference, look no further! With a small amount of your time and a small amount of your blood, you can save a life. Giving blood is one of the most effective ways to make a difference in your community. Here are just a few reasons why you should sign up Read More

COVID-19 Update:

The Coronavirus, officially COVID-19, has become a global health emergency. One of the measures Hoffman Brown Company has taken to keep our CLIENTS and Teammates safe was to design a complete virtual work environment. For the foreseeable future, our colleagues will be conducting business virtually to avoid any disruption in our ability to serve you. These measures are based on the CDC’s guidance and will evolve with the situation. Please know that we are fully functional, available and look forward to being of service.