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Friday, March 19, 2021

It’s Friday and that means we are featuring another of our carrier partners. Today’s Carrier Feature Friday is dedicated to Westfield Insurance. Westfield was founded in 1848 by a small group of har-working neighbors who...

Friday, March 12, 2021

Our Carrier Feature Friday for this week is Ohio Mutual Insurance Group! Ohio Mutual Insurance Group (OMIG) traces its roots to 1901, when the Ohio Mutual Tornado, Cyclone and Windstorm Insurance Association began providing insurance...

Friday, March 5, 2021

2020 was an exciting year for our agency as we transitioned from being an exclusive Nationwide agency to being independent. With this transition, came a brand new look for our agency along with a new name: The Newman-Barton Group. As a...

Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Advertisements promising significant savings on your insurance in exchange for just a few minutes of your time may be enticing, but it’s important to question what you may be losing for this drop in dollars and how comprehensive...

Sunday, February 21, 2021

Join Us for Grain Bin Safety Week - February 21 – 27, 2021 Ag Organizations Partner to Save Lives Over the past 50 years, more than 900 cases of grain engulfment have been reported in the U.S., with a fatality rate of 62 percent....

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Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Remembering to pay your bills on time can be a pain. You may be able to avoid the hassle and save time and money by using a “set it and forget it” method of bill payment for you insurance premiums, making those due dates...

Wednesday, November 11, 2020

Since its founding in 1776, the United States has fought in about a dozen major wars—and intervened militarily on hundreds of others—with every generation of Americans witnessing combat in one form or another. As such, tens...

Tuesday, October 6, 2020

The Newman-Barton Group is teaming up with the National Fire Protection Association® (NFPA®) — the official sponsor of Fire Prevention Week for more than 90 years —to promote this year’s Fire Prevention Week...

Wednesday, September 9, 2020

The Highland County Fair kicked off this past week, and while I haven’t made it out this year, I’d imagine from posts and conversations with friends, that it looks a lot different than the fair we grew up with. It’s...

Monday, June 29, 2020

Newman Insurance Agency is debuting a brand new look, along with a new name. The agency will transition from exclusively selling Nationwide products to an independent agency model on July 1, 2020 and will now be known as the...

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

The Significance of National Ag Day Throughout the year, we hear about food recognitions such as National Chocolate Milk Day (Sept. 27) or National Pie Day (Jan. 23, but some celebrate again on National Pi Day, March 14). Today, we...

Sunday, February 16, 2020

Proper Grain Management Techniques Maintaining grain quality in storage can prevent grain spoilage and eliminate the leading cause for bin entry. Grain Bin Safety Starts with Proper Grain Management Every year, we’re reminded how...

Sunday, February 9, 2020

Nominate your fire department to win a grain bin rescue tube Rural fire fighters are often the first and only line of defense when someone becomes helplessly trapped in grain. Unfortunately, many fire departments lack the specialized...

Friday, December 13, 2019

This week, our NBG Staff Spotlight is featuring Erica Swearingen! Erica just celebrated her first anniversary working with us at the Newman-Barton Group as an Associate Agent and Area Manager, but prior to that she'd had 13 years of...

Friday, December 6, 2019

Continuing with our Staff Spotlights, this week we are featuring Courtney Michael! Courtney has been with the Newman-Barton Group for a little over a year and is licensed in Property and Casualty insurance. She started out as a...

Friday, November 22, 2019

It’s that time again to recognize another member of our NBG team. This week’s Staff Spotlight is featuring Doug Davidson! Doug is an Associate Agent and Area Manager in our Fairborn Office. He is a lifelong resident of...

Friday, November 15, 2019

Happy Friday! Today's employee spotlight is featuring Cinda Stukins!Cinda is a Licensed Sales and Service Representative in our Beavercreek office. She got her start in the insurance business upon graduation from Sinclair Community...

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Homeowners insurance is a necessity when owning a home, not only because it protects your investment from damage or theft, but also because it is almost always required by mortgage companies before they will agree to finance the...

Friday, November 8, 2019

Our staff spotlight this week is none other than Kim Sexton! Kim is a Licensed Customer Service Representative based in our Fairborn office. Hailing from Troy, Ohio, Kim earned her AAB from Edison State Community College and has been...

Friday, November 1, 2019

On today’s edition of Newman Insurance Employee Spotlights, we are featuring Tracy Payne! Tracy has been with the Newman-Barton Group for a little over 2 years as an Associate Agent in our Trotwood office at first, but has now...

Friday, October 25, 2019

We are introducing the newest member of our team on this week’s Staff Spotlight: Haley Nesbit! Haley is the Customer Service Representative in our West Union office. She is very familiar with the area, having grown up in West...

Friday, October 18, 2019

It's Friday and that means it's time for another NBG Staff Spotlight! This week we would like to introduce you to another valued member of our team: Tiffany Moler! Tiffany is an Associate Agent, licensed in Property and Casualty...

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

We are super lucky here at the Newman-Barton Group to have two awesome leaders, guiding and advising us daily! To celebrate all that Russ Newman and Brett Barton do for us, and for the community, we took a little time to reflect and...

Friday, October 11, 2019

Today’s edition of our NBG Staff Spotlight is featuring our Vice President and Managing Associate, Brett Barton! Brett grew up in Hillsboro, Ohio and graduated from Hillsboro High School, where he met his wife, Tausha and...

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Buying a car is a big purchase that requires careful consideration and budgeting. An important aspect to factor in to your budget is insurance. It is a mandatory requirement to have auto liability insurance so it’s important to...

Friday, October 4, 2019

For our inaugural Staff Spotlight blog post, we are introducing none other than our Principal Agent, the head honcho, boss-man in charge, the reason we are all a part of the Newman-Barton Group, Mr. Russ Newman! Russ began his career...

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

National Fire Prevention Week is October 6-12, 2019! Did You Know? In a typical house fire, you may have as little as one to two minutes to escape safely from the time the smoke alarm initially sounds? (nfpa.org) Be A Hero! This year's...

Friday, May 31, 2019

An insurance deductible is the amount you, the insured, must pay before any claim will be paid by your insurance carrier. Depending upon the type of insurance you have, your policy may set the amount of deductible, or you may have the...