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J Johnston Agency Inc. in Homer, IL

Learn about our insurance products

  • Auto Insurance

    Get an auto insurance policy you can count on from Nationwide.

  • Homeowners Insurance

    Protect your house and personal property by choosing the right insurance coverage from Nationwide.

  • Life Insurance

    Let us help you select life insurance coverage that meets your needs, your life and your budget.

  • Business Insurance

    Cover your business with commercial insurance from Nationwide.

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Our Insurance Products

The J Johnston Agency Inc. in Homer, Illinois provides the following products. To learn more about each insurance product, click on the links below.

  • Auto Insurance

    Your vehicle is an investment in both access and opportunity, which is why it's important to make sure it has the insurance coverage that you need to protect it. J Johnston Agency Inc. knows how important this is to drivers in Homer, which is why we work with Nationwide to provide policies to our members. Each vehicle and each driver is unique, so their insurance coverage also needs to be.

    When building a policy, J Johnston Agency Inc. asks members to look at the level of liability coverage they need first. From there, we help you figure out the best combination of collision and comprehensive coverage to protect the vehicle from damage when it is in motion and when it is parked. We will also work with you determine what discounts you may qualify for. For example, safe driving history and the vehicle's onboard safety options may help drivers reduce the cost for insurance.

    Get the peace of mind you need by getting the policy that fits your needs. Call (217) 896-3101 today. Our agents are ready to answer questions, provide quotes, and sell policies over the phone for our clients' convenience. If you prefer to review your insurance needs face-to-face, you can also call to schedule an appointment. Face-to-face appointments are held in our office at 133 S Main St.

  • Homeowners Insurance

    No matter which Charlotte neighborhood you live in, home insurance isn't a luxury. It's an essential measure of financial protection against many different coverable losses. Let the J Johnston Agency Inc. quickly and clearly explain the different types of coverage you need for your property and belongings. We take great pride in finding personalized policy solutions for our Homer homeowners.

    Have a bunch of older belongings that would be difficult to afford to replace? You'll be interested in Nationwide's Brand New Belongings® program. Are there several high-value items in your home? We'll talk about Valuables Plus® coverage. Do you host a lot of parties, or do you have a swimming pool in the backyard? The most important financial protection in your Homer homeowner's policy may very well be liability coverage.

    This catalog of personalized coverage programs is impressive, but it's not the only reason the J Johnston Agency Inc. partners with Nationwide. Give us a call at (217) 896-3101. We can talk about available policy discounts, the no-hassle treatment you can expect from the On Your Side® Claims Service, and all the advantages that come with a Nationwide home insurance policy. You can also schedule an appointment with our office. We're located at 133 S Main St.

  • Life Insurance

    Bringing home a new baby, like many of life’s happy events, also brings on new responsibilities. New obligations can be more easily shouldered if you take steps now to plan ahead. In order to provide long-term financial security for your family, you need a Homer life insurance agent who can help you understand the types of life insurance that best suit your family’s needs.

    The agents at J Johnston Agency Inc. will help you safeguard your family’s future by helping you select the right life insurance. We will explain term versus permanent insurance and answer all your questions. We are here to help you assess your needs and will explain the difference between whole life insurance and universal life insurance.

    Our agency will help you determine the appropriate level of coverage for you and your family. There are several considerations when deciding the amount of coverage you need. Besides funeral and burial costs, you should consider current debts such as your mortgage, car loans and credit card debt.

    You may also want to include child care and long-term educational expenses when figuring coverage amount. Whether your family has one or two sources of income, you should think about covering lost income for a specified number of years. We will also help you determine the number of years for which you need coverage.

    Whether you have a new baby on the way, or you brought your baby home several months ago, now is the time to plan for life’s eventualities. Call J Johnston Agency Inc. at (217) 896-3101 or visit us at 133 S Main St. We will be happy to work with you to make sure your family’s financial security is always protected.


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  • Business Insurance

    Exponential growth is an important goal of many business owners, and can also be a sign of success. Accelerating your operation to that breakthrough point takes planning and solid management. Knowing how to assess risk and how to cover it so that you smooth over challenges on the way to attaining that success is key, and J Johnston Agency Inc. understands that and works with Nationwide to bring you an adaptable and complete small business coverage in Homer.

    The first step in planning out the right coverage is understanding the unique features of your company, including its size and assets as well as the basic risk factors involved in the industries you operate within. An On Your Side® Review by J Johnston Agency Inc. is designed to do this. They reveal both the basic policies and the extended options that you need to make sure you have the right coverage, from accounts receivable insurance to product liability coverage for any goods you manufacture.

    To get things started, J Johnston Agency Inc. recommends a business owner's policy, which is the closest available option to comprehensive coverage. From there, other coverages for important properties and assets can be worked out according to whether or not the plan already provides for them. Getting the process started is easy. Just call (217) 896-3101 to make an appointment for a consultation at 133 S Main St. You can also get your questions answered and buy policies over the phone, so if you know what you need, get in touch with an agent today.

    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 J Johnston Agency Inc. also offers products in IL. Please call for information on products in those states.