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Michael D McGowen, Insurance Agent

Michael McGowen Agency Inc. in Wadesboro, NC

Michael D McGowen

Principal Agent

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM 9:00 AM - 5:00 PMClosed Today Closed Today
Main Number
(704) 694-9696(704) 694-9696

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(704) 694-9696(704) 694-9696
(704) 694-9695(704) 694-9695


Store Hours:

Day of the WeekHours
Mon9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tue9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wed9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thu9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Learn about our insurance products

  • Auto Insurance

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  • 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.

Member support

24/7 Claims Service

About Michael D McGowen


  • BA in Political Science from the University of NC at Charlotte. 1987 Graduate of Albemarle High School

Professional Designations


Languages Spoken

  • English

Licensed In

  • NC
  • SC


  • Auto
  • Life
  • Home
  • Business

Agent Qualifications

  • Life Underwriter Training Council Fellow (LUTCF)

Community Activities

  • Active member of First Lutheran Church in Albemarle. Board Member of Stanly County Christian Ministries. Stanly Memorial Hospital Foundation Member. District Chairman Volunteer for Ducks Unlimited.

Our Insurance Products

Since 2005, our agency has been a leader in the Wadesboro/Anson County community. We work diligently to meet the insurance needs of our customers, while also working to make the area a better place to live and work. Allow my agency the opportunity to serve your family and prove to you that Nationwide/Michael McGowen is the only place to go for exceptional service and value when it comes to insurance.

  • Auto Insurance

    Michael McGowen Agency Inc. has been helping Wadesboro drivers find better auto insurance coverage since they first opened their doors. Let our agents make sure your policy includes covered damages and claim limits that make sense for the financial protection of your household. Local motorists who come to Michael McGowen Agency Inc. will also know that we've searched for and applied each qualifying policy discount. Some of the possibilities include good student, anti-theft and multi-policy discounts.

    No amount of defensive driving can prevent every accident, but it is possible to get coverage for a huge range of potential damages. From a list of qualified car repair shops in the Wadesboro area to Nationwide's AutoWatch® program, the On Your Side® Claims Service is ready should you ever need it. In the meantime, consider rewarding yourself for each year of claims-free driving with the Vanishing Deductible program.

    Michael McGowen Agency Inc. can answer questions about coverage limits, policy options or billing schedules. Our expertise and Wadesboro auto insurance options also include customized solutions for individual households and specialty vehicles. Call us at (704) 694-9696. Choose coverage and buy a policy over the phone, or schedule an appointment with our local office. Michael McGowen Agency Inc. is located at 127 S Greene St.

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  • Homeowners Insurance

    Figuring out your home insurance needs does not have to be a stressful process. Eliminate confusion and guesswork by turning to our seasoned insurance professionals at Michael McGowen Agency Inc. in Wadesboro. We offer a wide array of Nationwide home insurance products that are designed to offer maximum protection. Speak with Michael McGowen Agency Inc. to get an idea of your own unique insurance needs and how they can best be met through a Nationwide policy.

    Some major concerns people have when looking at home insurance include potential coverage gaps, insufficient insurance, and exclusions. We want you to have the peace of mind that comes with knowing that you are fully covered, so we will work with you to create a policy that meets your needs. Call us at (704) 694-9696 or visit Michael McGowen Agency Inc. on 127 S Greene St for a detailed consultation on which home insurance is best for you.

    Our goal is to offer every homeowner the best protection for their unique situation. For this reason, we offer many safety incentives. Find out how you can save on your policy by adding safety features to your home or improving its conditions. These can include upgraded alarm systems, window guards, elimination of potential hazards, and more. Ask our professionals at Michael McGowen Agency Inc. about a comprehensive list of ways to save on your home insurance while improving your home. We are committed to helping you enjoy your home, so we take care of the stress and worrying. Let us know how we can help.

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  • Life Insurance

    Getting married, purchasing a new home, or starting a family are all exciting experiences. However, these life events often mean bigger financial obligations. Your increased financial obligations can be a good impetus to taking the necessary step to assure your family’s financial security. Your home is a place of security and pride; be sure to protect your standard of living.

    We at Michael McGowen Agency Inc. proudly work with residents in the Wadesboro area. We want to make sure you have the type and amount of coverage you need so that you and your family are prepared for any eventuality. We will explain in understandable language term versus permanent insurance and we will discuss the types of life insurance that can best fit your needs.

    The amount of coverage your family needs is largely determined by factors such as age, income, debt, number of dependents, long-term educational needs, monthly expenses, long-term goals and desired length of coverage. We will explain in easily-understandable terms whole life insurance and universal life insurance and why you may want permanent insurance.

    As you enjoy the now, don’t forget to protect your family’s future. Life insurance gives you the peace of mind that comes with preparing for life’s uncertainties. Call (704) 694-9696 and ask to speak to Michael McGowen Agency Inc.. We can assess your coverage needs and answer all your questions. If you are in the neighborhood, stop by any time. We are located at 127 S Greene St,Wadesboro,NC,28170. We look forward to seeing you.

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  • Business Insurance

    Many Wadesboro businesses have partnered with Nationwide and the Michael McGowen Agency Inc. to protect against coverable losses. Our risk management advisors can build a policy customized for your company, whether it's a business owner's policy or stand-alone commercial insurance products. We can help you understand the different types of policies and coverage programs. We can show you how to choose a billing option that makes it easier for your Wadesboro company to pursue future growth.

    Your business insurance needs may start with liability, property, and commercial auto coverage, but they may not end there. From employee benefits to business interruption coverage, there are numerous ways to expand and strengthen your Nationwide policy. There are also several types of industry-specific coverage programs including retail stores, food and beverage, and any number of contracting businesses. These programs can help identify and fill in coverage gaps commonly experienced by specific types of companies.

    Michael McGowen Agency Inc. is located at 127 S Greene St, but we help businesses throughout the greater Wadesboro area. Give us a call at (704) 694-9696, and let us protect what you've worked so hard to build.

    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.

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The Michael McGowen Agency Inc. also offers products in NC, SC. Please call for information on products in those states.

About the Michael McGowen Agency Inc.

607 N Second St
Albemarle, NC 28001
Main Number
(704) 983-3105(704) 983-3105
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The McGowen Agency is a "multi-generation" agency that has served Stanly County since 1975. I began as an associate agent, then established the Michael McGowen Agency in 1998. My staff and I have proudly worked to meet the insurance needs of our community for the past 20 years, while actively supporting various charities and youth activities that make Stanly County a great place to live and raise a family. We strive to give our customers the best value we can while providing coverages to meet each families' ever changing needs. It is our mission to be a single source for all of your insurance needs. Our Anson County agency was established in 2005 and is located in historic uptown Wadesboro. One of the oldest counties in NC, Anson offers its residents the quiet, rural life that is coveted in today's world. Our local staff works to meet customer expectations, and give you the hometown service you deserve. We are proud to represent not only Nationwide Insurance, but also to be part of the small business community in Stanly and Anson Counties.
Our agency has qualified agents and staff that are specialized in Home, Auto, Life, and Business insurance and serve the Albemarle and Wadesboro areas. No matter where you are in life, we have the products and know-how to meet your needs. Nationwide has been doing business in North Carolina for over 85 years. It's a legacy we're very proud of here at our agency. We'll take the time to give you our signature OYS Review to help you protect what matters most: you and those you love.

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127 S Greene St
Wadesboro, NC 28170