Meet Our 2017 Spring Intern

Zeiler Insurance Services, Inc. holds multiple internship programs throughout the year. We would like to introduce you to our Spring Intern, Michael McLaughlin:             My name is Michael McLaughlin and I am from Hickory Hills, Illinois.  I am currently a sophomore at Saint Xavier University triple majoring in accounting, finance, and history. ...

Digital Detox: How to Disconnect from Your Tech

In today’s digital age, we are constantly surrounded by technology. Beyond staring at computer screens throughout our work day, exposure to social media and email communication has become increasingly...

LinkedIn’s Top Four Hiring Secrets For Small Businesses And Startups

According to LinkedIn researchers, most people want to work for small businesses - we just need to get better at courting them. Small businesses and startups may be sitting on an untapped...

Natural Energy Boosters

Natural Energy Boosters: How to Get a Quick Jolt without a Drop of Caffeine Sure, a giant coffee or energy drink can give you an instant lift. But it could come at a cost. While it’s fine to consume...

Six car safety sensors to clean this winter

We caught ABC 7 News last week and they had a great report on the six car safety sensors to make sure you are cleaning regularly this winter. Winter driving can make your car filthy with dirt, salt,...

Is my new car covered when I drive it off the lot?

    In most states, car dealerships won’t allow you to drive off the lot before you show proof of car insurance for your new vehicle. No dealer wants to be blamed if you total your new car five miles...

The Zeiler Mission

Our Mission The Zeiler Mission is to lead the Independent Insurance Industry by creating an environment in which our employees can thrive, and in turn provide exceptional service to society. About Us...

The Insurance Review

The Insurance Review           When reviewing insurance options, price is always very important. At Zeiler Insurance, we always want to offer you something more by comparing coverages, deductibles,...

Transitional Task Ideas - How to Bring an Employee Back to Work Sooner

When an employee is off work due to an injury or illness, an effective return to work program can help you bring that employee back to work—in a modified capacity—as soon as they are medically able....

EMC: New OSHA Reporting Rule in Effect Now

New OSHA Reporting Rule in Effect Now With a new OSHA rule in place that affects more employers than in the past, your company may need to change how you report and submit injuries and illnesses....

How to Report Work Comp Fraud

The Illinois Department of Insurance has a newly redesigned Workers' Compensation Fraud Web Site. They provide complete complaint checklists in order to report someone you suspect carrying out Work...

How Much Do You Really Make? Calculate the Value of Your Benefits

When you get a job offer, you’re probably focused on salary, title and growth potential, which are important things to evaluate. But are you taking the time to understand the value of your...

Employee vs. Contractor: Which route makes sense for you business?

When it comes to hiring an employee vs. contractor, which is the best way to go? The answer can be tricky. There are benefits to hiring both types of workers, but there are some legal risks as well,...

Tying the Knot later in life? How to merge your finances

How is marriage different for partners who marry later in life? You could be more set in your ways, financially and otherwise. This can be a good thing, if you’re financially secure and begin...

State Farm imposed its largest single rate hike in 14 years.

State Farm, which insures one of every three vehicles in Illinois, has just imposed its largest single rate hike in 14 years. Drivers insured by the Bloomington-based giant saw their rates jump,...

The Hottest New-Car Features For 2017

From 30-way adjustable seats to a pickup bed that can turn itself into a giant audio speaker, here’s a look at the latest high-tech automotive systems coming to dealers’ showrooms for the 2017...

Supplement Off-Season Income

As you know, many contractors in fields such as landscaping and road work also provide winter services (such as snow removal) to supplement their off-season income. If you’re considering this option,...

Non-Traditional Employee Benefits Are Encouraging Productivity and Loyalty

Employees of Mphasis Corporation in New York City enjoy a few unusual benefits. If a manager is particularly impressed with a team member’s performance, they may give out a voucher good for a free...

A mother's death and a denied claim.

When the matriarch of the Harris family died five years ago, her home was handed down to her son. He continued to pay the mortgage and the insurance policy, and the appropriate name changes were made...

On December 1, 2016, the Final Rule will go into effect.

Imagine it’s Friday night, just two days away for your company’s new product launch. You’re almost there, but there’s still a lot of work to be done with no budget left. Good thing your team...
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