About Us

Soodsma Insurance AgencyThe Soodsma Insurance Agency is available to handle all your insurance needs. We take a personal interest in each individual or family we serve to make sure they are receiving the best coverage for their unique situation.

Our primary focus is on providing you with the best possible service. We are concerned with looking out for your welfare rather than with selling a product. We all joined this profession because we enjoy helping people.

We are not one of those agents who try to rush you in and out the door as fast as you can sign a contract. Instead, we will go over all the options with you to make sure you get the policy you want and need. We have aligned ourselves with great insurance companies; I work with them because they have a reputation and a track record of delivering outstanding service, because outstanding service is what my clients deserve.

An Independent Advantage

We are Independent Agents in Manitowoc, Wisconsin, free to choose the best carrier for your insurance needs. We do not work for an insurance company; we work for you. We work on your side when you have a loss and follow through to see that you get fair, prompt payment and service. Soodsma Insurance Agency represents a carefully selected group of financially strong, reputable insurance companies, therefore, we are able to offer you the best coverage at the most competitive price.

What is an Independent Insurance Agent?

When you decide to buy a car, you wouldn’t purchase the first one you see. What if one day the automobile industry decided to make only one type of car, one make and one model. You wouldn’t have a choice!

The same situation holds true for insurance. You need insurance to drive a car, to purchase a house, to protect your family’s financial future and to run a small business. But if there was only one insurance company that offered only one type of insurance, car insurance, home insurance or businessowner policy — you wouldn’t have a choice. The only solution would be going to that one company.

With an independent insurance agent, you have choices. Independent agents are not tied to any one insurance company. One of the advantages of using an independent agent is that he or she works to satisfy your needs. You are using an expert for an important financial decision.

An independent agent has several companies that he or she can approach to get you the best coverage at the best price. And your independent agent will know the companies with the most efficient claims departments to recover your losses as quickly as possible.

When you buy insurance, whether it’s for your home, your car or your business, you want an advocate who will properly assess the risks you face and give you an objective analysis of the marketplace, it’s up to you to make the final choice.