Data breach reported at Goodwill stores

ROCKVILLE, MD. — If you used a credit card at a Goodwill outlet recently, your information may be in the hands of someone you don’t know.

Security blogger Brian Krebs reports he received confirmation from Goodwill Industries International Inc. that it is working with the U.S. Secret Service on “a series of credit card breaches […]

By |July 22nd, 2014|News|0 Comments

Top 10 Employee Handbook Mistakes

In the Spring edition of Beyond insurance magazine, Scott Ludema, an Employee Benefits Advisor at Ottawa Kent, published an article trying to help businesses with refining what is in their employee handbooks.

“Done right, employee handbooks serve multiple functions. They provide employees with important information about a company, its practices and the working environment. They […]

By |July 21st, 2014|News|0 Comments

Pre-Employment Screening

The new rules of pre-employment screening – How to find quality Job candidates, protect your business and stay compliant. In Ottawa Kent’s spring edition of Beyond Insurance you will find this helpful article or you can click on this link: pre-employment screening.

What your company doesn’t know can hurt you — especially when it comes […]

By |June 24th, 2014|News|0 Comments

Spring Edition of Beyond Insurance Magazine

The Spring edition of Beyond Insurance Magazine is now available in all of our offices.   You may pick up your free copy at one of our 4 convenient locations: Byron Center, Holland, Jenison or Sparta.

For a helpful article on Employee Handbook Mistakes by Scott Ludema, an Employee Benefits Advisor with Ottawa Kent, just click on this link:  Top 10 employee handbook […]

By |June 5th, 2014|News, Publish Articles|0 Comments

President’s Club

The Hanover Insurance Group, a leading provider of property and casualty insurance products and services nationwide, recently honored Ottawa Kent with an appointment to its President’s Club, an elite group of independent insurance agents & brokers from across the country.

President’s Club agencies meet the highest level of professionalism with regard to their ability to deliver value […]

By |May 14th, 2014|News|0 Comments