05/09/22

EPB&B Is Talking  About Mental Illness

May is Mental Health Awareness month.  According to the Center For Disease Control and Prevention, one in five people will experience a mental health illness in their lifetime and two-thirds of those diagnosed will not seek treatment for their mental illness.  Although taking care of your mental health is important on a daily basis, there are […]

05/04/22

Wellness Wednesday: Four Ways To Increase Your Energy Level

Welcome to the first post of the EPB&B Wellness Wednesday series. To kick off the summer, on the first Wednesday of every month our Creative Consultant Sherri Sacconaghi will be sharing simple strategies, and lifestyle tips to help support you in living a healthy life. This month, she is talking about energy, and how to […]

04/18/22

Gas Theft Is On The Rise; Four Ways To Protect Yourself 

It is flammable, poisonous, and hard to carry, but that isn’t stopping criminals from trying to get their hands on this increasingly hot commodity. Gasoline. As prices at the pump continue to rise, so have the incidents of gas theft. For victims of this crime, not only is it inconvenient but it can be expensive […]

04/13/22

Striving For Excellence: EPB&B Team Member Denice Nelson Recognized

At Elliott, Powell, Baden, and Baker we do not believe in “good enough.” When it comes to serving our customers we strive to go above and beyond to ensure an exceptional customer experience, which includes helping our customers get the right insurance coverage to meet their needs.   We are fortunate to have a strong working […]

04/12/22

Healthy Spring Cleaning; Don’t Forget To Clean These  

Rain, sun, snow, it must be Spring in Oregon.  Take advantage of these chilly, wet days  to dig into some spring cleaning. Before you start organizing closets and tackling the kid’s rooms, don’t forget to give some extra attention to the often overlooked items that work tirelessly to help us keep our homes clean all […]

02/07/22

Four Fun Winter Outings In Portland

 Those of us who have lived in the Pacific Northwest know we still have several rainy grey months before getting a peek of warmer days and sunnier skies, but don’t let a little wet weather keep you from getting out and enjoying what Portland has to offer while supporting local businesses (and valued EPB&B insureds).   […]

10/30/21

Protect Your Home And Your Ghosts This Halloween

Halloween night is looking to be a good one this year, with more Americans planning on celebrating the ghoulish holiday after a quiet 2020.  But with more little goblins on the streets, the potential for homeowner risk goes up as well.  Help keep everyone safe this year by adding these three steps to your Halloween […]

09/26/21

EPB&B Awarded Top Workplace

We did it again.  This past week Elliott, Powell, Baden, and Baker was recognized by The Oregonian as one of the Top Workplaces in Oregon.  This is the seventh time in the past nine years that EPB&B has made the Top Workplaces list of small employers of one hundred employees or less.  “I am proud […]

08/09/21

Serving A Meal And A Surprise

Barbecue beef burgers, baked beans, potato salad, and a BIG surprise. That is what the team from Elliott, Powell, Baden, and Baker served up yesterday for Feed The Hungry Sunday meal service, but that is not all that was on the menu.  Along with their time, EPB&B donated $5,000 to FTH in support of their dedication […]

07/07/21

Heat Related Illness: Know The Signs.

Wow, it has been hot.  Although forecasters say we have seen the last of the extreme heat, we still have several months of hot weather ahead.  It is important as you go about work and play this summer, to be aware of the signs of heat related illness. When a body cannot cool itself fast […]