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Ben Bartelt

Bartelt Ins and Fin Svcs Inc
505 Bridge Avenue
Albert Lea, MN 56007-2304

Across the Street from Security Bank

I am a graduate of St. John's University where I received a degree in business and Mathematics. I am currently back in school working towards my Chartered Financial Consultant designation to help better serve you! I submitted my application for the ChFC designation on 6/10/2022 with anticipated award date of 8/1/2022.

I first became insurance licensed in 2009 where I developed a passion for protecting people from financial burdens. Like paying a total loss check so you can go buy a new car. Decreasing your debt payments so you can buy your fiancé the ring of her dreams. Rebuilding your detached garage because it started on fire in the middle of the night. To paying a life insurance death benefit tax free so families can properly morn their love ones without financial worry. We will build a worry free future for you at our office.

I married my wife Susan on my birthday - October 30th. I have no excuses to forget my anniversary now! We have three beautiful children that test our patience on a daily basis. They keep us extremely busy with all of their activities (golf, tee ball, volleyball, soccer, just to name a few). Susan works as a Registered Nurse for Mayo Clinic.

My passions include family, golf, fishing, camping, hunting, traveling and taking care of my insureds! You can catch me teeing off around 6 AM at Green Lea. I like to get 9 holes in before I get into the office. It's such a great way to start the day! I am an Albert Lea Chamber member & Albert Lea Day Breakers member. I also volunteer my time as the President of St Theo's School Board.

I have a second family here at the office - Amy Rehnelt, Jami Johnston & Kajsa Stadheim. We take great pride in protecting our customers from financial loss. State Farm Claims adjuster Reed Jr stated, "You're going to make it through it. You're going harder than any agent I've ever worked with... including hurricane claims.. you're definitely different when it comes to helping out on a claim... Much Respect"

If you don't get one of us on the phone right away, please leave a message. We will return your phone call as soon as one of us frees up from helping others. I also respond to email's immediately, so if you prefer, shoot me an email. You can also text the office phone number.

We service the greater Albert Lea Area and Northern Iowa. If you are relocating to Albert Lea, Clarks Grove, Hollandale, Alden, Ellendale, Hayward, Glenville, Geneva, or in Freeborn County - give us a call. I provide some pretty unique benefits such as the use of a 6x12 enclosed trailer to help you move!

Whether you are a first time home buyer, buying your first house or buying your first car we want to make sure you have the coverage in place to protect you and your loved ones - Contact us!

Insurance & Products Offered:

- Auto Insurance - Home Insurance - Life Insurance - Business Insurance - Jackson National Products

- Quicken Loans agent - Income For Life - Short & Long Term Insurance - Farm Insurance - Supplements

- Workers Compensation Insurance - Group Life Insurance - Contractors Insurance -


- TICA Top 100 Agents - Senior Vice President's Club - Chairman's Club - Ambassador Club - Honor Club

Insurance Products Offered

Auto, Home, Property, Business, Life, Health, Pet

Other Products Offered

Banking, Home Loans, Mutual Funds, Annuities

FINRA’s BrokerCheck

Monday - Friday 8:30 - 5:00

Evenings & Weekends Appt.

24/7 Customer Service Avail.

505 Bridge Avenue
Albert Lea, MN 56007-2304
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Our mission is to serve the greater Albert Lea Area and Northern IA by protecting your assets and loved ones so you can realize your dreams! The Ben Bartelt State Farm Agency accomplishes this by managing everyday risks like car accidents, fires, natural disasters, to the unexpected death of a loved one. We will build you a worry free future!

We pride ourselves on providing superior customer service. With myself and three staff members, we have more than 30 years of State Farm experience combined. We are adequately staffed to answer all your insurance questions, assist with claims, answer the phone, return your call, or just be there for you like a Good Neighbor! Give us a call and let us assist in all your insurance needs.