The right coverage at the best price.

Welcome customers of Chas. F. Hartshorne & Son, Inc.

Insurance Professionals Since 1870

Hartshorne & Curley Insurance, Inc. is a Wakefield Massachusetts independent insurance agency. We’ve been serving the insurance needs of families, individuals and businesses in Wakefield, Middlesex County and throughout New England since 1870!

We represent a merger of two stellar family-owned agencies: The Joseph A. Curley Insurance Agency, Inc. and the Chas. F. Hartshorne & Son, Inc. Insurance Agency. Our combined strength ensures a full-service agency that meets all your insurance needs. As an independent agency, we work for you, the customer. We are here to find you the best insurance coverage at the right price from more than 40 of the nation’s best insurance companies. We’re also a proud member of Renaissance Alliance.

Personal Insurance

Losses can be devastating, be prepared for them with the proper coverage. Let us help protect your family and property from hazards that happen every day.

  • Homeowners
  • Renters
  • Condo
  • Automobile
  • Mobile Home
  • Boat
  • Umbrella
  • Identity Theft
  • Valuable Items

Business Insurance

We write all types of Commercial Insurance for your business or religious institution. With our access to many premier insurance companies, we are sure to find one that covers your operation carefully and for a reasonable premium.

  • Property
  • Liability
  • Automobile
  • Business Owners
  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Flood Insurance


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Contact Us

Business Address:
35 Albion Street
Wakefield, MA 01880-2800

Mailing Address:
PO Box 490
Wakefield, MA 01880-0890

Phone: 781-245-0033
Fax: 781-246-1490

Business Hours:
8:00-4:30 Monday thru Thursday
8:00 to 2:00 on Fridays