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New Name & New Look at RSS This Summer!

The time has come (drum roll)…we’ve been talking about it for the last couple of years(more drumroll)…our agency is officially transitioning our name from Richards, Seeley & Schaefer to RSS Insurance Services this summer! While we truly value the foundation upon which our founders (Ron Richards, Jerry Seeley, and Ernie Schaefer) built our agency, the time has come to update ... Read More »

June Referral Program Benefiting Flatirons Habitat for Humanity!

During the month of June, for every referral we receive, we will donate $10 to our Charity of the Quarter, Flatirons Habitat for Humanity! Not familiar with our referral program? Since RSS not only loves serving and helping our clients, but also helping the community around us, we developed a charity-centered referral program  some time ago that we like to ... Read More »

Memorial Day: A Time for Remembrance

As Americans we all look forward to the promise of a three-day weekend at the end of May. We anticipate the fun, the picnics, and the BBQs we’ll attend. And one thing we know for sure; it marks the beginning of summer. But how often do we take the time during this weekend to reflect upon and honor the sacrifices ... Read More »

RSS Observes Mental Health Awareness Month

In observance of Mental Health Awareness Month this May, RSS team members have come together to support the community by raising mental health awareness and sponsoring local organizations such as Jefferson Center for Mental Health. Last week our agency was honored to support Jefferson Center for Mental Health at their 60th Anniversary Celebration. We proudly represent Jefferson Center as one ... Read More »

RSS Celebrates International Day of Families

It’s no surprise that a day celebrating family is important to us, as RSS Insurance is a family-owned business in which the principles of family play a prominent role in our everyday operations. When Aaron and Sara Hoffman acquired RSS from Sara’s father, Ernie Schaefer, they maintained Ernie’s core values by providing clients with a feeling of comfort, knowing whole-heartedly ... Read More »

Honesty: An RSS Core Value

HONESTY: the quality of being fair and truthful: the quality of being honest. It seems pretty straightforward to us at our agency. It’s one of the building blocks of our business.   We conduct ourselves at RSS in a fair and straightforward manner. We don’t take short cuts, we don’t twist or cover up the facts, and we don’t misrepresent our customers ... Read More »

Customer Spotlight: Healthy Home Carpet Care

In honor of “Get to Know Your Customer Day,” we spoke with one of our client’s, Don Deleeuw, the owner of Healthy Home Carpet Care in Broomfield, Colorado. Don and his family have been providing the area with quality cleaning and repair services for 23 years. Don and his staff are committed to providing people with an exceptional experience. As ... Read More »

RSS Supports Flatirons Habitat for Humanity

Their Vision: A world where everyone has a decent place to live. We have selected Flatirons Habitat for Humanity as our second quarter charity again in 2018. Our agency will be donating $10.00 for every referral we receive from our customers and will be highlighting Flatirons Habitat for Humanity during the months of April, May and June. Through the work of Habitat, ... Read More »

RSS Diaper Drive Update & Thank You!

Thank you so much to everyone who donated diapers for our February Diaper Drive to benefit A Precious Child and their Basics 4 Babies Program!  We are very excited to say that we collected 2,022 diapers and 2,680 wipes! We couldn’t have done it without the generosity of our amazing customers and RSS team. Again, THANK YOU so very much! We encourage ... Read More »

RSS Volunteers at A Precious Child

We love volunteering at A Precious Child! Twelve members of the RSS team volunteered together on February 13th at A Precious Child in Broomfield. We closed our offices early so we could help out at our Charity of the Quarter. We had such a great time serving and working at their resource center.  After touring their facility, they put us to work ... Read More »

February Diaper Drive to Benefit A Precious Child

Please join us in helping babies and moms in need in Colorado! In February we will be partnering with A Precious Child and their Basics 4 Babies program and will serve as a drop-off location for diapers and other essential baby items.  Basics 4 Babies provides direct aid to mothers and families who might otherwise ration or go without basic necessities for ... Read More »

The Winner of the $500 Visa Gift Card Is…

Congratulations to Todd Narum! We just completed our referral program drawing for our $500 Visa gift card “thank you” and he is our big winners! Thank you Todd for referring your friends and family to our agency! We truly appreciate your confidence in us and love it when our clients and friends recommend our agency to others. We definitely find working with our ... Read More »

Choose an Insurance Agent in Four Steps

Insurance Agent, Greg Beehler

It’s Not Just a Quote, It’s a Relationship Shopping for insurance? You may think you’re simply looking for an insurance policy. But, perhaps, what you’re really looking for isn’t a “what” but a “who” – someone you can trust to guide you through the plethora of insurance choices, rather than trying to make sense of all the options yourself online. ... Read More »

A Precious Child: Charity of the Quarter

We have chosen A Precious Child as our “Charity of the Quarter” for January through March of this year again! Our agency will be donating $10.00 for every referral we receive from our customers and will be highlighting and supporting this amazing organization during our first quarter. Did you know that the number of children living in poverty has grown faster in ... Read More »

2018 Charity Partnerships & Referral Program

As we look towards the beginning of the new year at the end of the week, we are excited to announce that in 2018 we will continue to support and partner with four local and global charities. Our goal once again, is not only to support them financially, but to invest in them with our time when opportunities are available. ... Read More »

Holiday Giving of Your Time

The gift of time could be the best gift of all this holiday season For many, the holiday season is a time for celebration and fun with loved ones. But for others in Colorado, the season can be one of the loneliest times of the year. At RSS, we know how precious the gift of time can mean to someone ... Read More »

$500 Visa Gift Card Drawing Coming Up!

We want to thank all of our customers and friends for their support and referrals throughout the year! We truly appreciate your confidence in us and loved it when you recommended and entrusted us to your family and friends in 2017. We definitely working with our customers a very rewarding experience!  As you may remember, as part of our referral program ... Read More »

2017 RSS Year-in-Review…What a Great Year!

As 2017 comes to a close, we reflect and review the past 12 months at RSS. As the end of a year draws closer, many of us begin to look back on the many events and activities of the past 12 months and reflect on the goals attained, milestones reached and changes that have occurred.  We mentally make note of ... Read More »

Why Should You Do Business with Me? We Asked Our Team…Here’s What They Said

RSS Insurance is a family-owned business with its foundation strongly built upon the traditional principles of integrity, honesty, professionalism, community and generosity – ALWAYS delivered with a personal touch.  As owners of the agency (Aaron and Sara), we know what our agency stands for and why we hope individuals and businesses would want to utilize our services, but we wondered, ... Read More »

RSS Volunteers at the OCC Distribution Center

Nine members of the RSS team (and several family members) volunteered at the Operation Christmas Child processing center in Denver on November 30th. With only eight processing centers in the U.S., we felt very grateful for such a special opportunity. We had so much fun and kept very busy for the four hours we worked at the center. The center ... Read More »

130 Boxes Packed for Operation Christmas Child

Our fourth year of packing boxes for Operation Christmas Child was another BIG success! We are overwhelmed by the generosity of our team, clients and friends who donated items to our Operation Christmas Child project. Thank you so much! Last November RSS was able to pack 117 boxes for this amazing cause. We are so excited to announce that we beat that number ... Read More »

What Do Food Banks Really Need?

As Thanksgiving approaches and with Christmas arriving shortly after that, many of us begin to turn our attentions to providing for those less fortunate than ourselves.  While food banks and food pantries have food and supply collection needs all year round, we typically begin to hear more about food shortage needs during the holidays.  While well meaning, sometimes just cleaning ... Read More »

Communication is Key. Relationship is Everything.

Communication: the imparting or exchanging of information or news. At RSS we believe relationships are very important. In fact, most experts would agree that communication is the key to a healthy, growing relationship. In order to get to know someone, whether it be a new friend, family member, coworker, or potential boyfriend/girlfriend, you need to talk to them, learn about ... Read More »

Looking for a Pumpkin Patch? We Can Help!

When we think of fall we  immediately think of jack o’lanterns, hay bales, corn stalks, and caramel apples. Many families will be heading out over the next week or so to find that perfect pumpkin or tasty caramel apple to celebrate the bounty October has to offer.  Where will you be headed?  Our agency did some research and found six ... Read More »

2017 Operation Christmas Child Project

Our agency is partnering with Operation Christmas Child through Samaritan’s Purse again this year to help provide gift-filled shoeboxes and to share God’s love to needy children in poverty stricken countries around the world this Christmas.  Samaritan’s Purse hopes to collect enough shoeboxes to reach 10 million children this year through the OCC project. How does our agency help? We ... Read More »

Charity of the Quarter: Samaritan’s Purse

As part of our referral program, our agency will be donating $10.00 for every referral we receive from our customers and will be highlighting Samaritan’s Purse from October through December. Samaritan’s Purse is a nondenominational evangelical Christian organization providing spiritual and physical aid to hurting people around the world. Since 1970, Samaritan’s Purse has helped meet needs of people who are victims ... Read More »

Haven’t Heard About Our Referral Program Lately? Let us Remind You!

We wanted to take a moment to remind our friends and customers about our ongoing referral program and to introduce it to our newer customers. Our agency created a program some time ago that we like to call, “Referrals for a Good Cause.”   We truly appreciate our clients’ confidence in us and love it when they recommend and entrust us to ... Read More »

Tell Us What You Think!

We truly appreciate the confidence our clients place in us and love it when they recommend and entrust us to their family and friends. We definitely find working with our customers a very rewarding experience! We also love to hear from our customers directly when they are particularly pleased with an agent or RSS team member. We continuously strive to provide ... Read More »

RSS Volunteers at Food Bank of the Rockies

*Our team packed 407 boxes of food for seniors in our community!* Their Mission: Helping hungry men, women and children thrive by providing food and essentials through their programs and partner agencies. On September 8, RSS sent a team of 14 people down to the Food Bank of the Rockies warehouse to volunteer. We spent the afternoon packing boxes of food ... Read More »

Don’t Forget! RSS’s Virtual Food Drive Runs Through September 30th!

RSS Virtual Food Drive Supports Food Bank of the Rockies & Hungry Families in Colorado  Through September, RSS will be supporting Food Bank of Rockies by hosting our second annual Virtual Food Drive.  FBR indicated to us that one of the best ways to support and serve their mission of helping hungry men, women and children in Colorado is by hosting a virtual food ... Read More »

RSS Proudly Supports “Fill a Backpack” Program

 A Precious Child and Young Learners in Colorado Need Your Help! The number of children living at or below the federal poverty rate has grown faster in Colorado than anywhere else in the nation. One of the most important factors in bringing children out of poverty is education and academic success. A Precious Child’s Fill A Backpack Program strives to maximize ... Read More »

Charity of the Quarter: Food Bank of the Rockies

Their Mission:   Helping hungry men, women and children thrive by providing food and essentials through their programs and partner agencies. We are excited to announce that our agency has selected Food Bank of the Rockies as our third quarter (July, August and September) Charity of the Quarter again in 2017!  During these months RSS will donate $10.00 for every referral we receive ... Read More »

Register for RSSNow for 24 Hour Policy Access

We are excited to announce that our clients now have immediate and convenient access to their policy information and documents 24 hours a day, seven days a week! In the digital world in which we live, we want to give our customers as many options as possible when managing their insurance needs and questions. We will always desire to have ... Read More »

Flag Etiquette: Respect Our American Flag

As we enter Memorial Day weekend, with the fourth of July holiday soon to follow, many of us will be handling and displaying the American flag in front of our homes and businesses, as a sign of respect, pride and patriotism for our country. However, did you know that if you do not handle the flag properly you may be ... Read More »

RSS Wins $2,000 for Food Bank of the Rockies!

We did it! Thank you everyone for liking, commenting and sharing our photo in this Facebook photo contest! You helped us win a $2,000 donation for Food Bank of the Rockies! And thank you so much to Safeco Insurance for helping us support and draw attention to charities in our community! The people have spoken and RSS is the winner ... Read More »

RSS is a Safeco Insurance Change Agent Finalist!

Please like/comment on our photo on the @SafecoInsurance Facebook page to help us win $2,000 for Food Bank of the Rockies!  RSS is proud and honored to be named a Safeco Insurance Change Agents finalist for our volunteer work with Food Bank of the Rockies.  We were selected from independent agents across the country. Safeco Insurance started a new program ... Read More »

Flatirons Habitat for Humanity Volunteer Day

Volunteering with our Charity of the Quarter: Flatirons Habitat for Humanity *Their Vision: A world where everyone has a decent place to live.* On Friday, a number of RSS team members volunteered with Flatirons Habitat for Humanity  in Boulder at their Wonderland Creek project.  At this site, Flatirons Habitat is building affordable homes for four families in the Boulder area.  Families ... Read More »

THANK YOU for Your Referrals for a Good Cause! We donated $1,130.00 because of YOU!

We Love Your Referrals-$1,130 raised for A Precious Child First Quarter! We wanted to take a moment to remind our friends and customers about our ongoing referral program and to say “thank you.” We truly appreciate your confidence in us and love it when you recommend and entrust us to your family and friends. We definitely find working with our customers a ... Read More »

Charity of the Quarter: Flatirons Habitat for Humanity

Their Vision: A world where everyone has a decent place to live. We have selected Flatirons Habitat for Humanity as our second quarter charity again in 2017. Our agency will be donating $10.00 for every referral we receive from our customers and will be highlighting Flatirons Habitat for Humanity during the months of April, May and June. Through the work of Habitat, ... Read More »

RSS Donates 51 Hygiene Kits to A Precious Child

During the month of February we partnered with A Precious Child  by hosting a “Hygiene Kit” Drive.  We were notified by APC in January that they were in dire need of hygiene items for their resource center and we went to work! Our goal was to collect and build as many hygiene kits as we could for their organization. We filled each ... Read More »

Keep in Touch with RSS!

As your insurance partner, we want to make sure we can contact you and your family in the event of an emergency or if we have important information we’d like to share with you regarding your policies or insurance coverages.  In addition to your home address and landline, we’d like to have your e-mail addresses and cell phone numbers on ... Read More »

Insurance from an Artificial Intelligence Bot?

We live in an interesting time and in an interesting world. We have everything at our fingertips. We can Google or search for anything we need. We can easily call a 1-800 number for a variety of services and never have to deal with anyone face to face or create a relationship with a real person. Take it a step ... Read More »

RSS Volunteers at A Precious Child

Twelve members of the RSS team volunteered together on February 10th at A Precious Child in Broomfield. We closed our offices early so we could help out at our Charity of the Quarter. We had such a great time serving and working at their resource center.  After touring their facility, they put us to work unloading their donation trucks and organizing, separating ... Read More »

February Hygiene Kit Drive for A Precious Child

Please join us in helping disadvantaged Colorado children and their families!!  In February we will be partnering with A Precious Child and will be hosting a “Hygiene Kit” Drive.  Please join in our efforts to deliver 50 hygiene kits to A Precious Child’s resource center at the end of the month. Each kit (gallon sized ziplock bag) will contain 5-7 ... Read More »

The Winner of the $500 Visa Gift Card Is…

Congratulations to Mark and Jana Stone of Westminster! We just completed our referral program drawing for our $500 Visa gift card “thank you” and they are the big winners! Thank you Mark and Jana for referring your friends and family to our agency! We truly appreciate your confidence in us and love it when our clients and friends recommend our agency to ... Read More »

A Precious Child: Charity of the Quarter

We have chosen A Precious Child as our “Charity of the Quarter” for January through March of this year again! Our agency will be donating $10.00 for every referral we receive from our customers and will be highlighting and supporting this amazing organization during our first quarter. Did you know that the number of children living in poverty has grown ... Read More »

2017 Charity Partnerships & Referral Program

As we look towards the beginning of the new year at the end of the week, we are excited to announce that in 2017 we will continue to support and partner with four local and global charities. Our goal once again, is not only to support them financially, but to invest in them with our time when opportunities are available. ... Read More »

Holiday Giving Without Getting Taken

For many of us, Christmas is a time of generosity and giving.  Every year during the holidays, people look for ways to give gifts, not just to family and friends but to those less fortunate. It’s the spirit of the season. Unfortunately, some of the charities out there don’t help people as fully as they claim – or possibly not ... Read More »

$500 Visa Gift Card Drawing Coming Up!

We want to thank all of our customers and friends for their support and referrals throughout the year! We truly appreciate your confidence in us and loved it when you recommended and entrusted us to your family and friends in 2016. We definitely working with our customers a very rewarding experience!  As you may remember, as part of our referral program ... Read More »

RSS’s Year in Review-2016 Was Great!

As 2016 comes to a close, we reflect and review the past 12 months at RSS. As the end of a year draws closer, many of us begin to look back on the many events and activities of the past 12 months and reflect on the goals attained, milestones reached and changes that have occurred.  We mentally make note of ... Read More »

RSS Volunteers at the OCC Processing Center

Nine members of the RSS team (and several family members) volunteered at the Operation Christmas Child processing center in Denver on December 2nd. With only eight processing centers in the U.S., we felt very grateful for such a special opportunity. We had so much fun and kept very busy for the four hours we worked at the center. The center ... Read More »

RSS Packs Boxes for Operation Christmas Child

Our third year of packing boxes for Operation Christmas Child was another BIG success! We are overwhelmed by the generosity of our team, clients and friends who donated items to our Operation Christmas Child project. Thank you so much! Last November RSS was able to pack 116 boxes for this amazing cause. We are so excited to announce that we beat that ... Read More »

Top Ten Ways to Honor a Veteran on Veteran’s Day

Take time to honor a veteran and say thank you! Americans celebrate Memorial Day in the spring and Veterans Day in the fall. While it can be easy to confuse the two holidays, Memorial Day is set aside to honor American’s war dead; Veterans Day is intended to honor the service of all U.S. veterans, both living and deceased. In ... Read More »

Looking for a Pumpkin Patch?

When we think of fall we  immediately think of jack o’lanterns, hay bales, corn stalks, and caramel apples. Many families will be heading out over the next week or so to find that perfect pumpkin or tasty caramel apple to celebrate the bounty October has to offer.  Where will you be headed?  Our agency did some research and found six ... Read More »

Operation Christmas Child Project

Our agency is partnering with Operation Christmas Child through Samaritan’s Purse again this year to help provide gift-filled shoeboxes and to share God’s love to needy children in poverty stricken countries around the world this Christmas.  Samaritan’s Purse hopes to collect enough shoeboxes to reach 10 million children this year through the OCC project. How does our agency help? We ... Read More »

Charity of the Quarter: Samaritan’s Purse

As part of our referral program, our agency will be donating $10.00 for every referral we receive from our customers and will be highlighting Samaritan’s Purse from October through December. Samaritan’s Purse is a nondenominational evangelical Christian organization providing spiritual and physical aid to hurting people around the world. Since 1970, Samaritan’s Purse has helped meet needs of people who are victims ... Read More »

Haven’t Heard About Our Referral Program Lately? Let us Remind You!

We wanted to take a moment to remind our friends and customers about our ongoing referral program and to introduce it to our newer customers. Our agency created a program some time ago that we like to call, “Referrals for a Good Cause.”   We truly appreciate our clients’ confidence in us and love it when they recommend and entrust us to ... Read More »

RSS Volunteers at Food Bank of the Rockies

Volunteering with our Charity of the Quarter: Food Bank of the Rockies Their Mission: Helping hungry men, women and children thrive by providing food and essentials through their programs and partner agencies. On Friday, September 9th, nine members of the RSS team traveled down to the Food Bank of the Rockies TEFAP (The Emergency Food Assistance Program)Warehouse in Denver to volunteer. ... Read More »

Don’t Forget! RSS’s Virtual Food Drive Runs through September 30th!

RSS Virtual Food Drive Supports Food Bank of the Rockies & Hungry Families in Colorado  Through September, RSS will be supporting Food Bank of Rockies by hosting our first ever Virtual Food Drive.  FBR indicated to us that one of the best ways to support and serve their mission of helping hungry men, women and children in Colorado is by hosting a virtual ... Read More »

Charity of the Quarter: Food Bank of the Rockies

Their Mission:   Helping hungry men, women and children thrive by providing food and essentials through their programs and partner agencies. We are excited to announce that we are starting a new charity partnership this quarter! Our agency has selected Food Bank of the Rockies as our third quarter (July, August and September) Charity of the Quarter.  During these months RSS ... Read More »

RSS by the Numbers

Why We Think Our Numbers Add Up for Our Clients At RSS we believe we’re different. We believe we’re unique. We believe we provide insurance services to our clients in a way that sets us apart.  Stated  another way, we think our numbers add up for our clients.  What does that mean? As part of our ongoing communication with our customers ... Read More »

Flatirons Habitat for Humanity Volunteer Day

 Volunteering with our Charity of the Quarter: Flatirons Habitat for Humanity *Their Vision: A world where everyone has a decent place to live.* On Friday, 10 members of the RSS team traveled up to Jamestown for the day to help rebuild a home that was destroyed by the 2013 floods in Colorado. They were very humbled by the opportunity to help ... Read More »

RSS Featured in LooseLeaf Magazine

Colorado Nursery & Greenhouse Association featured our agency in the April/May edition of their member magazine We are very honored and excited to be featured in this month’s issue of LooseLeaf magazine! The publication is written and published by the Colorado Nursery & Greenhouse Association (CNGA).  Aaron Hoffman, RSS CEO, was interviewed in February by one of the magazine’s writers about ... Read More »

It’s That Important to Us: RSS Code of Conduct

What we say about ourselves means a lot and we take it seriously here at RSS. One of the core values you may find on our website or on our materials is the word INTEGRITY. To us, this word speaks volumes. It’s how we do life, it’s who we are.  In fact, we feel so strongly about our values, how ... Read More »

Charity of the Quarter: Flatirons Habitat for Humanity

Their Vision: A world where everyone has a decent place to live. We have selected Flatirons Habitat for Humanity as our second quarter charity again in 2016. Our agency will be donating $10.00 for every referral we receive from our customers and will be highlighting Flatirons Habitat for Humanity during the months of April, May and June. Through the work of Habitat, ... Read More »

THANK YOU for Your Referrals for a Good Cause

We Love Your Referrals-$780 raised for A Precious Child First Quarter! We wanted to take a moment to remind our friends and customers about our ongoing referral program and to say “thank you.” We truly appreciate your confidence in us and love it when you recommend and entrust us to your family and friends. We definitely find working with our customers a ... Read More »

RSS Diaper Drive Update

Thank you so much to everyone who donated diapers for our February Diaper Drive to benefit A Precious Child and their Basics 4 Babies Program!  We are very excited to say that we collected 4,099 diapers, 3,880 wipes, along with other essential baby items! We almost tripled the number of diapers and wipes we collected over last year! We couldn’t have ... Read More »

RSS Volunteers at A Precious Child

Eight members of the RSS team joined together on February 3rd to volunteer at A Precious Child in Broomfield. We closed our offices early so we could help out at our Charity of the Quarter. We had such a great time serving together at their resource center.  After touring their facility, they put us to work organizing, separating and hanging donations to ... Read More »

Annual February Diaper Drive

Please join us in helping babies and moms in need in Colorado! In February we will be partnering with A Precious Child and their Basics 4 Babies program and will serve as a drop-off location for diapers and other essential baby items.  Basics 4 Babies provides direct aid to mothers and families who might otherwise ration or go without basic necessities for ... Read More »

Why Do We Tell You What We Tell You?

Communication: the imparting or exchanging of information or news. At RSS we believe relationships are very important. In fact, most experts would agree that communication is the key to a healthy, growing relationship. In order to get to know someone, whether it be a new friend, family member, coworker, or potential boyfriend/girlfriend, you need to talk to them, learn about ... Read More »

The Winner of the $500 Visa Gift Card Is…

Congratulations to Nick Hooper of Littleton! We just completed our referral program drawing for our $500 Visa gift card “thank you” and he is the big winner! Thank you Nick for referring your friends and family to our agency! We truly appreciate your confidence in us and love it when our clients and friends recommend our agency to others. We definitely find ... Read More »

A Precious Child: Charity of the Quarter

We have chosen A Precious Child as our “Charity of the Quarter” for January through March of this year again! Our agency will be donating $10.00 for every referral we receive from our customers and will be highlighting and supporting this amazing organization during our first quarter. Did you know that the number of children living in poverty has grown ... Read More »

2016 Charity Partnerships & Referral Program

As we look towards the beginning of the new year at the end of the week, we are excited to announce that in 2016 we will continue to support and partner with four local and global charities. Our goal once again, is not only to support them financially, but to invest in them with our time when opportunities are available. The ... Read More »

$500 Visa Gift Card Drawing Coming Up!

We want to thank all of our customers and friends for their support and referrals throughout the year! We truly appreciate your confidence in us and have loved it when you recommended and entrusted us to your family and friends in 2015. We have definitely found working with our customers a very rewarding experience!  As you may remember, as part of our ... Read More »

What Community Means to Us

COMMUNITY. As our agency transitioned into its third generation of family this year, we’ve continued to proudly carry on the legacy of the principles upon which we’ve built our agency, but we’ve added two more values we feel passionately about-community and generosity. We’d like to explain to you what that means to us. When most people say they are local ... Read More »

RSS Volunteers at the OCC Distribution Center

Twelve members of the RSS team volunteered at the Operation Christmas Child distribution center in Denver on December 2nd. With only eight distribution centers in the U.S., we felt very grateful for such a special opportunity. We had so much fun and kept very busy for the four hours we worked at the center.  The center operates with the goal of ... Read More »

We’ve Got Christmas Spirit…How About You?

Christmas Photo Contest RSS’s “We’ve Got Christmas Spirit, How About You?” Christmas Photo Contest is under way!  The team at RSS loves to have fun and loves Christmas! We’ve created a Facebook photo contest so we can have fun with our team and the community in expressing our yuletide cheer! If you’ve got holiday spirit and have a fun or ... Read More »

116 Boxes Packed for Operation Christmas Child!

Our second year of packing boxes for Operation Christmas Child was a HUGE success! We are overwhelmed by the generosity of our team, clients and friends who donated items to our Operation Christmas Child project. Thank you so much! Last November RSS was able to pack 57 boxes for this amazing cause. We are so excited to announce that we beat that ... Read More »

Top 10 Ways to Honor a Veteran on Veterans Day

Take time to honor a veteran and say thank you! Americans celebrate Memorial Day in the spring and Veterans Day in the fall. While it can be easy to confuse the two holidays, Memorial Day is set aside to honor American’s war dead; Veterans Day is intended to honor the service of all U.S. veterans, both living and deceased. In ... Read More »

Operation Christmas Child Project

Our agency is partnering with Operation Christmas Child through Samaritan’s Purse again this year to help provide gift-filled shoe boxes and to share God’s love to needy children in poverty stricken countries around the world this Christmas.  Samaritan’s Purse hopes to collect enough shoeboxes to reach 10 million children this year through the OCC project. How does our agency help? ... Read More »

Looking for a Pumpkin Patch?

When we think of fall we  immediately think of jack o’lanterns, hay bales, corn stalks, and caramel apples. Many families will be heading out over the next couple of weeks to find that perfect pumpkin or tasty caramel apple to celebrate the bounty October has to offer.  Where will you be headed?  Our agency did some research and found six ... Read More »

Samaritan’s Purse: Our Charity of the Quarter

As part of our referral program, our agency will be donating $10.00 for every referral we receive from our customers and will be highlighting Samaritan’s Purse from October through December. Samaritan’s Purse is a nondenominational evangelical Christian organization providing spiritual and physical aid to hurting people around the world. Since 1970, Samaritan’s Purse has helped meet needs of people who are victims ... Read More »

You’re Invited: RSS Open House September 25th

Our agency and our entire RSS team would like to invite you to an Open House at our office from 11:00-3:00 on Friday, September 25th.  We want to take the opportunity to say, “thank you” to all of our clients and to invite you into our agency “home” to see the many changes we’ve made in our office this year.  We’ve ... Read More »

Thanks for Supporting A Precious Child & RSS!

The Safeco Insurance® Make More Happen Contest has ended and A Precious Child will receive a check for $3,500! The Safeco Insurance® Make More Happen Contest has ended, and while our RSS/A Precious Child team was not one of the top three vote-getters, we truly appreciate the support of everyone who took the time to vote. Thanks to everyone voting in ... Read More »

Help RSS Win A Precious Child $10,500 Now!!

Voting is now LIVE! Click HERE to vote for A Precious Child to win $10,500! We’re excited to announce that RSS has been selected to receive the Safeco Insurance® Make More Happen Award for our volunteer work with A Precious Child this year! More importantly, A Precious Child will receive a $3,000 donation from Safeco on our behalf.  (And we now have ... Read More »

RSS “Makes More Happen” for A Precious Child!

We’re excited to announce that RSS has been selected to receive the Safeco Insurance® Make More Happen Award for our volunteer work with A Precious Child this year! More importantly, A Precious Child will receive a $3,000 donation from Safeco on our behalf.  We couldn’t be more excited about this honor and being able to support A Precious Child. What ... Read More »

A Precious Child’s “Fill a Backpack Program”

 A Precious Child and Young Learners in Colorado Need Your Help! The number of children living at or below the federal poverty rate has grown faster in Colorado than anywhere else in the nation. One of the most important factors in bringing children out of poverty is education and academic success. A Precious Child’s Fill A Backpack Program strives to ... Read More »

Susan G. Komen Colorado: Charity of the Quarter

 Their Vision: to save lives and end breast cancer forever by empowering people, ensuring quality  care for all and energizing science to find the cures. Our agency has selected Susan G. Komen Colorado as our third quarter (July, August and September) Charity of the Quarter.  During these months RSS will donate $10.00 for every referral we receive to Susan G. ... Read More »

Garage Sale for a Cause This Month

Our agency will be hosting a “garage sale” on June 26 and June 27 from 8am until 1pm each day (or until items for sale are all sold).  The RSS staff will be donating items to sell at our First Annual Garage Sale for a Cause.  All proceeds from the sale will be donated to our Charity of the Quarter, Flatirons ... Read More »

Our Tagline: “Professional Insurance Services with a Personal Touch”

As we continue to describe our agency and what we stand for as a business to our customers, potential customers, friends and community, we thought it was about time we explain what our tagline, “Professional Insurance Services with a Personal Touch,” means to us. Since 1967, the guiding principle of Richards, Seeley & Schaefer has been “Professional Insurance Services with ... Read More »

Memorial Day: A Time for Remembrance

As Americans we all look forward to the promise of a three-day weekend at the end of May. We anticipate the fun, the picnics, and the BBQs we’ll attend. And one thing we know for sure; it marks the beginning of summer. But how often do we take the time during this weekend to reflect upon and honor the sacrifices ... Read More »

RSS Ladies Help Rebuild a Home in Jamestown

Volunteering with a Charity of the Quarter: Flatirons Habitat for Humanity *Their Vision: A world where everyone has a decent place to live.* On Friday, seven our staff members traveled up to Jamestown for the day to help rebuild a home that was destroyed by the 2013 floods in Colorado. They were very humbled by the opportunity to help out a ... Read More »

Flatirons Habitat for Humanity:

 Our Charity of the Quarter Their Vision: A world where everyone has a decent place to live. Our agency will be donating $10.00 for every referral we receive from our customers and will be highlighting Flatirons Habitat for Humanity during the months of April, May and June. Through the work of Habitat, thousands of low-income families have found new hope ... Read More »

Thank YOU for Your Referrals for a Good Cause

We Love Your Referrals We wanted to take a moment to remind our friends and customers about our new referral program and to say “thank you.”  We truly appreciate your confidence in us and love it when you recommend and entrust us to your family and friends. We definitely find working with our customers a very rewarding experience! Since we not ... Read More »

Helping Out at A Precious Child

We are so proud of how our staff joined together on Wednesday to volunteer at A Precious Child in Broomfield. RSS closed its offices early so we could help out at our Charity of the Quarter. We had such a great time serving and learning about APC!  After touring their facility, they put us to work organizing and inventorying donations ... Read More »

February Diaper Drive

Please join us in helping babies and moms in need in Colorado! In February we will be partnering with A Precious Child and will serve as a drop-off location for diapers and other essential baby items.  We would like to help keep the Resource Center at A Precious Child stocked with diapers for the smallest ones in need in our ... Read More »

A Precious Child: Our Charity of the Quarter

Our agency will be donating $10.00 for every referral we receive from our customers and will be highlighting A Precious Child during January through March. Did you know that the number of children living in poverty has grown faster in Colorado than anywhere else in the nation since 2000? Since it’s founding in 2008, A Precious Child, has supported kids ... Read More »

2015 Charity Partnerships & New Referral Program

We are excited to announce that in 2015 we will be supporting and partnering with four local and global charities. Our goal is not only to support them financially, but to invest in them with our time when opportunities are available. The four charities we have chosen to support in 2015 are:  A Precious Child, Flatirons Habitat for Humanity, Susan ... Read More »

Operation Christmas Child Update

Wow!  We are so excited and extremely happy with how well our first year went partnering with Operation Christmas Child!  Through the generosity of our staff and our customers we were able to pack 57 boxes!! This means that through this effort 57 children in poverty-stricken countries will receive a Christmas gift possibly for the first time.  We  encourage you to learn more ... Read More »

Operation Christmas Child Project

Our agency is partnering with Operation Christmas Child through Samaritan’s Purse this year to help provide gift-filled shoe boxes and to share God’s love to needy children in poverty stricken countries around the world this Christmas.  Samaritan’s Purse hopes to collect enough shoeboxes to reach 10 million children this year through the OCC project. How does our agency help? We ... Read More »