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Merry Christmas!

  • December 13, 2017

2017 is almost over – and what a year it has been!
From all of us at Greenstone Insurance, we wish you a wonderful holiday period and a very happy New Year.

Holiday close-down period


12.00 pm, Friday 22 December 2017


9.00 am, Monday 15 January 2018

For urgent claims or enquiries during this period please contact:
Graeme on 027 245 8069 or George on 027 568 8044


Like and share our Facebook Page for a chance to win.
If you write a review, you can get a second entry into the draw!
Competition closes: Thursday, 21st December

EQC Premiums Increase

As per the government budget announcement in May, you will note an increase in EQC premiums next year. This increase will help rebuild Natural Disaster Fund, depleted from the Canterbury and Kaikoura earthquakes.

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Classic Vehicle Valuations

Did you know that if you get your Classic Vehicle or Motorcycle professionally valued, some Insurers will then insure your vehicle for a “Certified Value”, meaning you can be guaranteed exactly what will paid out in a claim. If you would like more information, or if you would like to be put in contact with a Professional Valuer, please contact our office.



Chocolate Buche de Noel

Looking for the perfect chocolately treat to make for your upcoming Christmas get-together? Look no more, this traditionally sweet French dessert is to-die-for!

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Top Tips When Going On Holiday

  1. Check your insurance is up to date! Did you get any expensive Christmas presents? Make sure they are itemised on your policy.
  2. Stop your paper deliveries.
  3. Have someone empty your mail. Or temporarily get your mail held while you’re away.
  4. Limit your travel updates on Facebook – don’t put anything up saying you are not at home.
  5. Similarly, don’t leave a message on your answering machine stating you’re away.
  6. Pull the plug on your TV, Computer, washing machine or any other appliances that may be effected by a power surge.
  7. Remove your spare key from it’s sneaky hiding place – it’s never sneaky enough!
  8. Make sure your valuables are out of sight from the outside.
  9. Notify your neighbours and leave your phone number in case of emergencies.
  10. If you have an alarm, use it!
  11. Leave your curtains open.
  12. Clean out your fridge – you don’t want any nasty surprises when you get home.
  13. Double check all your doors and windows are locked.
  14. Finally, if you are going abroad, make sure you have travel cover!


We have 2 tickets to the 2018 Summer Concert in Whitianga on 28 January.

You can get up to 4 entries in the draw:

  1. Like our Facebook page gets one entry
  2. Tagging a friend (or more) on the giveaway Facebook post gets another entry
  3. Sharing the post gets another entry
  4. Reviewing us on our Facebook page gets another entry

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