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Allstate Insurance Agency
Duke Insurance & Financial Services LLCColumbia, MD

Office Hours

Day of the WeekHours
Mon9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tue9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wed9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thu9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Fri9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
SatAvailable by appointment
After-hours appointments available.
Available 24/7 at

8850 Stanford Blvd,
Ste 1810
Columbia, MD 21045


We are conveniently located between Dobbin Road & McGaw Road off of Route 175 and Snowden River Pkwy. Other landmarks are Apple Ford, Wegmans and Stanford Grille. Stop by to see us soon!

Areas Served

Maryland, Virginia, District of Columbia

Additional Contact

Fax: (443) 471-8030


English, Amharic, Spanish, Tigrinya
Duke Insurance & Financial Services LLC: Allstate Insurance
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Local Allstate Agency: Meet Duke Insurance & Financial Services LLC

Products we offer:

  • Auto
  • Home
  • Condo
  • Renters
  • Motorcycle
  • Business
  • Life
  • ATV
  • Boat

Our team

Tynaia Taylor

Licensed Sales Representative

Mary Benaknin

Agency Owner

Kathy Frederick

Licensed Sales and Customer Service

Margie Yost

Licensed Customer Service Agent

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Local events & news

The Allstate Foundation Helps Hammond High School Boosters

Our community is collaborative and resilient because we believe in helping each other – especially during times of need. I am honored to support the Hammond High School Boosters and its efforts to enriching our students’ high school experience and promoting involvement and School Spirit. As a volunteer, I earned a $1,000 Allstate Foundation Helping Hands grant for the organization. The funds will help {nonprofit} to support people in the Columbia community.

Our Agency Sponsored Tedx Talk at Reservoir High School

We gave away the following prizes:

1st Prize: $50.00 Amazon Gift Card - Winner Linda
2nd Prize: $25.00 Xbox Card - Winner Bonnie
3rd Prize: $20.00 Play Station Gift card Winner was Stephan

Sponsor at the Maple Lawn Fall Festival

In October, our agency sponsored the chili cook-off at Maple Lawn’s Fall Festival. We love attending and participating in this small community’s annual event. The Maple Lawn Home Owner’s Association does a wonderful job putting this festival together. We love seeing so many people and enjoying some amazing chili, too.
Frequently Asked Questions
What are your agency hours?
Monday: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday: Closed
Are you open on weekends?
Sunday: Closed
Can I text your agency with questions?
Yes, we have text messaging services.
What languages do you speak?
We have staff members available who speak the following languages: English, Amharic, Spanish, Tigrinya
Do you have more than one location?
No, this is our only location.
Duke Insurance & Financial Services LLC is insurance licensed in the state(s) of District Of Columbia, Indiana, Maryland, and Virginia. If you do not reside in the state(s) of District Of Columbia, Indiana, Maryland, or Virginia, please go to the Find an Agent section on to search for another Allstate Agent or Personal Financial Representative.

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This material is intended for educational purposes only. Auto and homeowners insurance, and other property and casualty insurance products, are available from Allstate Insurance Company, Allstate Indemnity Company, Allstate Property and Casualty Insurance Company and Allstate Fire and Casualty Insurance Company (Home Offices: Northbrook, IL); Allstate New Jersey Insurance Company and Allstate New Jersey Property and Casualty Insurance Company (Home Offices: Bridgewater, NJ); and Allstate County Mutual Insurance Company and Allstate Texas Lloyd's (Home Offices: Irving, TX). Life insurance issued by Allstate Life Insurance Company: Northbrook, IL; and American Heritage Life Insurance Company: Jacksonville, FL. In New York, Allstate Life Insurance Company of New York: Hauppauge, NY. Securities offered by Personal Financial Representatives through Allstate Financial Services, LLC (LSA Securities in LA and PA). Registered Broker-Dealer. Member FINRA, SIPC. Main Office: 2920 South 84th Street, Lincoln, NE 68506. (877) 525-5727.

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