About Us

Carey Insurance & Financial Services of Dagsboro, Delaware was founded by James E. Carey, Jr. (Jim) on October 1, 1973. Jim’s business quickly grew to one of the most successful Nationwide Insurance Agencies on the Delmarva Peninsula.

In 1992, Jim’s son Scott (after graduating from the Perdue School of Business, Salisbury University) joined the agency.

Carey Insurance continued its rapid growth and was honored in 1999 as being the #1 Nationwide Insurance Agency in the country.

On December 1, 2011, Scott purchased his father’s insurance agency and continued the family legacy by providing superior service.

In 2012, Carey Insurance was the #1 Nationwide Insurance Agency in Delaware and was nationally ranked in the top 50 Nationwide Agencies in the country.

On February 1, 2013, Carey Insurance & Financial Services merged with the Robert Hulburd agency located in Berlin, MD.

On July 1, 2017, Carey Insurance & Financial Services merged with the Richard Small agency located in Laurel, DE.

On January 1, 2018, Carey Insurance & Financial Service Group continued to expand by merging with the Melody Nelson Insurance Agency located in Princess Anne, Maryland.

By merging with other agencies, this enables Carey Insurance Group to better serve the communities of Sussex, Worcester, Wicomico, and Somerset Counties. Thank you for visiting our website and we look forward to doing business with you.