FREE Ice Cream This Thursday!

Hey friends! This Thursday, June 28th, is National Insurance Awareness Day! At Hornafius that means free ice cream for all who visit us at our office in Etown PA! Come visit anytime 11am-1pm. Email with any questions, or call us at (717) 367 – 5126. We look forward to seeing you and we can’t … Continued

Summer in February

On Wednesday we had record-high temperatures of 79 degrees F (according to Accuweather) in February so we decided to celebrate Summer in February. Dennis grilled hamburgers for us all and we enjoyed the summertime meal as a very short break from the craziness of the office. We also abandoned the fancy neck tie and high heels for … Continued

ECHOS Christmas All Year

Remember only three weeks ago when we all still had “visions of sugar plums” along with smiles from all of the pretty lights, warm cocoa, brightly colored gifts, and everything else that comes with Christmas? Sometimes we wish this Christmas spirit of smiles and giving would last all year, right? For some people at ECHOS … Continued

Driving Already?! Teen Driver Safety Week


When was the last time you looked in the window of the car beside you at a red light and thought, “WAIT, that kid is old enough to DRIVE? I remember when he was three years old!”? How about when the new 16-year-old driver gets their permit and everyone thinks they are the first to … Continued

National Fire Prevention Week

It’s National Fire Prevention Week! This is an important one because we regularly hear claims from clients who have terrible house fires. Of course, these devastating events can bring great bits of joy too, but usually the immediate effects are difficult to deal with. When I was only 11 years old my family had a … Continued

Busy Week

It’s easy to appreciate people when they are gone. It was particularly busy this week at the office because three of my co-workers were out on Monday and Tuesday, one is still out on Wednesday, and I will be out on Thursday and Friday. It is a combination of further education classes and vacations for … Continued

Star Contest

We are having a contest here at Hornafius! In an effort to get more reviews on Google, our Facebook account, and our website, we have a plan. You can read the more detailed explanation here, but here’s the basics. When someone leaves a review, their name goes into a raffle. At the end of the contest (September 30th), we will … Continued

Changing the Hiring Process

Many small, growing businesses are almost always on the lookout for new potential employees. The president of Hornafius has some lofty goals for our office, as I would guess many of his peers do too. I have been thinking about the hiring process again this week. In the search for a receptionist, very few potential … Continued

Common Challenges for Medicare Seniors – by Jon Ebersole

Over the past two decades, Medicare plan options have greatly increased and have become increasing difficult to manage. There are many challenges seniors have in choosing a Medicare health plan. While seniors appreciate having a range of options, most feel like they lacked the tools and knowledge to choose the plan that works best for … Continued

This Awesome Ministry: Hope Within

Maybe you are tired of me writing about Hope Within, but I genuinely believe in what they are doing. I fully support their cause, so I don’t mind writing about them! This week we published the last of a three-part video series starring Hope Within and the people who work there. Donita Sturgis, President of … Continued