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Our Waterloo office, formerly known as DuChene Insurance and Yarwood Insurance, both members of Peoples Insurance Agency (PIA), provide insurance solutions to both individuals and business owners. We take the time to get to know your needs and guide you to the plan that will fit your current situation and financial resources.

Areas of Expertise

Transportation Insurance: With decades of experience in the transportation industry, our team has a thorough understanding of the risks this rapidly changing industry faces. Available coverages include:

  • Primary Liability
  • Motor Truck Cargo
  • Physical Damage
  • General Liability
  • Non-Trucking Liability (aka, Bobtail Liability)
  • Occupational Accident
  • Workers’ Compensation

Home & Auto: Our team takes the time to understand your needs and budget. We help clients secure auto, home, farm, crop, rental, umbrella, and recreational vehicle insurance.

Individual and Group Health Insurance: Our team will take the stress out of finding health insurance. We will review your needs, goals, and budget to find coverage that provides peace of mind, and we will take the time to review your policy, so you know what’s covered.

Life & Disability Insurance: How much life and disability insurance do you need? We’ll help you determine the coverage necessary to protect your family and livelihood in the event of an unexpected health incident.

Commercial Insurance: We insure all types of companies, from the one-man repair shop to construction contractors with over 100 employees. Our clientele includes retail businesses, restaurants, bars, commercial real estate, professional and non-profit organizations, as well as schools, cities, and counties. Our clients trust that we look out for their best interest and keep up on the changes in the industry so they can focus on growing their business.

Multi-Family Real Estate: We have been investing in multifamily real estate insurance for more than 15 years, partnering in over 6,000 units. What makes us unique is our 20+ years of experience in insurance, combined with extensive background in real estate, specifically multifamily.

We appreciate how hard you work to develop and take care of your business, and to care for your family. Our team works hard to ease some of that burden by providing the best insurance coverage to meet your business and individual needs.

Peoples Insurance Agency became part of AssuredPartners in May 2018.