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Securing Dreams With Altenbern Insurance Agency

Blog Post - January 12, 2021

Category: What's New

It’s a new year and a new you. Whether you have resolutions or not, one thing we all share in common at this time of the year is a desire to improve on past performance. Quite often, this is a time when we take stock, comparison shop, and get our financial house in order to lay the groundwork for smooth sailing ahead. To that end, now might be the very best time to take a look at your current insurance coverage to make sure you have proper coverage and the right agent working for you.

For the last 30 years, the Altenbern Insurance Agency, a Carlsbad Village Association member, has operated a successful and diverse insurance agency securing the dreams of its customers. They offer home, auto, business, commercial, health, life, and workers compensation insurance. Their team believes that insurance is more than just a policy; it’s a necessary component to secure your investments and the future of your family.

“Our goal is to always protect our customer’s net worth,” owner John Altenbern said. “We never want something out of their control to erase the many years of planning they have invested in their future. As a team, we are personally committed to our client's peace of mind."

John grew up in Chicago, Illinois. After high school, he moved west to attend college at USD, where he earned his BBA and MBA. A career with Farmers Insurance came shortly thereafter. John’s knowledge of all aspects of has earned him an elite Farmers Championship Agency status. He is also a 10-time consecutive Toppers Club qualifier with Farmers. John is grateful to his highly experienced staff that is an integral part of the agency’s success. His wife, Laurie, has contributed to her husband’s agency as a part-time office manager for the past 20 years. Yana Kotlyarevskaya has worked with Altenbern Insurance as a licensed agent for nearly 14 years.

On a personal note, John is the proud father of three daughters and happily married to his wife, Laurie, for the past twenty-five years. A firm believer in community, John practices ongoing philanthropy with several local charities and continues his involvement with local North County establishments.

Whether you need an insurance review or to add new coverage, let John and his staff at Altenbern Insurance Agency help you start 2021 on a secure path. Visit them online at