Burkstrand Agency Inc.

Learn about our insurance products

  • Get an auto insurance policy you can count on from Nationwide.
  • Protect your house and personal property by choosing the right insurance coverage from Nationwide.
  • Let us help you select life insurance coverage that meets your needs, your life and your budget.
  • Cover your business with commercial insurance from Nationwide.

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Our Insurance Products

The Burkstrand Agency Inc. in Howard Lake, MN provides the following products. To learn more about each insurance product, click on the links below.

  • Auto Insurance
    The convenience of driving is something to be enjoyed and appreciated. However, with the privilege of driving comes inherent risks and cautions. Safe driving requires you to be constantly aware of your surroundings and to be attentive and responsible. Coupled with safe driving practices, it is critical for every driver to have an effective auto insurance policy. In fact, having some form of coverage is required by law in many states. At Burkstrand Agency Inc. located in Howard Lake, our goal is to provide affordable coverage tailored to your needs and the drivers in your family.

    Because there are so many different types of auto insurance to choose from, it can be confusing to know which ones are most appropriate for your needs. Peter Jacob Burkstrand can sit down with you to discuss your concerns and the type of coverage you have in mind. They will take the time to assess your needs to determine what combination of policies would best suit you. Whether you decide on collision coverage, liability coverage, comprehensive coverage, or another type of insurance, you can be confident you have chosen a policy that is effective and customized to meet your requirements. Additionally, Nationwide's On Your Side® Review makes it easy to determine changes that need to be made to your existing policy and modify it appropriately.

    Choosing an auto insurance policy that provides security for you and the people you love is an important decision. With a convenient office location on 1005 6th St, you don't have to travel far for trusted assistance. We look forward to helping you acquire the coverage you need when you give us a call at (320) 543-3171.
  • Homeowners Insurance
    Let Burkstrand Agency Inc. explain the policy choices needed to personalize a policy solution for any Howard Lake household. Our agents are ready to go through and explain the details of various coverage options. Howard Lake homeowners can quickly and clearly understand what's at stake when making their policy choices with Burkstrand Agency Inc..

    More than just the versatile products, Burkstrand Agency Inc. knows the value of Nationwide's prices and services. Competitive rates and widely available discounts ensure affordable coverage for the homeowners who come to us for a policy. Plus, the renowned On Your Side® Claims Service offers immediate guidance on securing shelter, making temporary repairs and preventing further damage, as well as help on completing the claims process.

    Whether it's a 55349 home near our local office or a residential property throughout the city, the experts at Burkstrand Agency Inc. understand local risks right down to the exact block where the home is located. Let us make sure one of the most important investments you'll ever make doesn't go a single day without coverage. Talk to Peter Jacob Burkstrand or one of our other friendly, knowledgeable agents by calling (320) 543-3171. For those who wish to discuss their coverage in person, our office is located at 1005 6th St.
  • Life Insurance
    Getting married, having kids and sending them off to college are all exciting milestones. As your life changes, so do your insurance needs. You might have concerns about securing your family’s future when you are no longer around. You might also have some financial concerns about how they will manage any debts that you leave behind.

    At Burkstrand Agency Inc., we understand the need to provide your loved ones with a financial safety net. Whether you already have a policy and are looking to adjust your coverage or this is your first-time shopping for life insurance, we can handle your insurance needs.

    We work with Nationwide to provide friendly service and diverse coverage options to customers in Howard Lake. We recommend speaking to a life insurance agent for assistance in getting the right coverage for your unique situation.

    There are several types of life insurance for you to consider, such as term, whole, universal and more. Choosing the right coverage may seem overwhelming. Fortunately, Peter Jacob Burkstrand and our other team members can go over options to help you find a solution that provides the amount of coverage that meets your needs and can help you achieve your long-term financial goals.

    If you are ready to learn coverage options, contact one of our agents at (320) 543-3171 to discuss them over the phone. You can also make an appointment or visit our office at 1005 6th St,Howard Lake,MN,55349 to meet in person. Our agent will be more than happy to evaluate your circumstances to help you get the right solution.


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  • Business Insurance
    One of the best gifts that business owners can give themselves is peace of mind. To that end, Nationwide Insurance: Burkstrand Agency Inc. has teamed up with Nationwide to offer a wide range of business insurance solutions in Howard Lake. We have options geared toward business type, for example, funeral home, print shop, coffee shop, golf course, beverage wholesaler, and much more. We also recognize that each business, regardless of industry type, has unique needs and wants.

    When exploring insurance coverage choices, a good place to start is with an On Your Side® Review. Peter Jacob Burkstrand or one of our other agents looks at your business to identify considerations such as size, location, customer base, and more. We make suggestions for your insurance coverage options based on the review and on our experience of businesses of that type. Whether you work in food and beverage, retail, contracting, wholesaling and distributing, or something else, we can meet most, if not all, of your insurance needs. Some of our additional insurance coverage options include accounts receivable, cyber liability, umbrella, and income loss coverage due to an interruption. An On Your Side® Review may identify factors such as auto insurance that you may not have thought of. Ideally, you gain the peace of mind that your business will remain stable.

    Take an important step today and stop by the Nationwide Insurance: Burkstrand Agency Inc. office at 1005 6th St. Alternatively, give us a call at (320) 543-3171 to begin investigating your insurance coverage options.

    Nationwide offers small business resources to help you strengthen your business, such as financial calculators and information and articles on marketing and cash flow management. Learn more at the Business Solutions Center.

The Burkstrand Agency Inc. also offers products in MN. Please call for information on products in those states.

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