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State Farm® Insurance Agent

Chris Buich

C Buich Ins and Fin Svs Inc

559 E Alisal Street Suite 102
Salinas, CA 93905-2516

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Office Hours

9am - 5:30pm
9am - 5pm
After Hours by Appointment
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559 E Alisal Street Suite 102
Salinas, CA 93905-2516


English, Spanish, Gujarati

Additional Location

Office Info


266 Reservation Road
Suite I
Marina, CA 93933-3177


English, Spanish, Gujarati

This Location

Welcome to my agent microsite! I am here to assist you with all your life insurance needs, with a special focus on auto insurance. With a focus on retirement and creating realistic plans to secure a stable financial future.

Visit my other locations:

559 E Alisal St 93905 or

2222 E Cliff Dr Ste 200 Santa Cruz 95062

I hold a Bachelor's degree from the University of California at Santa Barbara, where I gained a solid foundation in insurance and retirement plans. As a proud Palma Alumni, I am committed to providing exceptional service and expertise to my customers.

I am honored to have received numerous accolades for my dedication and success in the industry. I am an Ambassador Travel Qualifier, a recognition given to agents who consistently provide outstanding customer service. Additionally, I am a member of the prestigious Legion of Honor and have achieved the Silver Scroll designation.

One of my specialties is home insurance, and I take pride in being a leading expert in this field. Whether you are a homeowner or a renter, I can help you find the perfect coverage to protect your most valuable asset.

Feel free to reach out to me with any questions or to schedule a consultation. I am here to provide you with the expertise and guidance you need to make informed decisions about your insurance and financial services needs.

We are licensed across the board offering Auto, Motorcycles, RV's, Pet Insurance, Medigap and Life Insurance. Our insurance services extend to the greater Santa Cruz County and Monterey County area including Salinas, Marina, Monterey, Carmel, Pacific Grove, Seaside, Los Gatos, Boulder Creek, Ben Lomond, Felton, Scotts Valley, Watsonville, Brookdale, Davenport, Mount Herman, Aptos, and Soquel.

Insurance Products Offered

Auto, Homeowners, Condo, Renters, Personal Articles, Business, Life, Health, Pet

Other Products

Banking, Mutual Funds, Annuities

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My vision is to imagine your future, secure it today. Our team mission is to assist State Farm customers in fulfilling their financial goals by insuring against unexpected events, and providing assurance. We are dedicated to assisting customers with the appropriate avenues to accomplish future goals. Our team hopes to discover your dreams and inspire your capacity to transform them to reality.
Maricela Estrada State Farm Agent Team Member

Maricela Estrada

Office Manager

My name is Maricela Estrada, Office manager at Chris Buich State Farm in Salinas. I have been part of the team for over 25 years. In our office we treat State Farm customers like family. Please stop by our office we can help you with your: Auto, Home, Business and Life needs. I love spending time with my Family!!!
Fabiola Meza State Farm Agent Team Member

Fabiola Meza

Assistant Office Manager

Hi! I am Fabiola I have been in the Insurance Industry for many years. I look forward to helping and building good relationship with families like yours. Outside work I love to spend time with my family. Stop by our office to meet, I can help you with your auto, fire, life and business needs. I also speak Spanish.
Ana Tapia State Farm Agent Team Member

Ana Tapia

Customer Relations Representative

Hi there, my name is Ana. I am one of Chris Buich's team members in Salinas. I enjoy helping State Farm insureds with payments, changes or questions on their policies. I love making things easy to understand. During my time with Chris, I have learned a whole lot about different insurance products to better assist. When I am not working, I enjoy cheering on my little ones in different sports.

Sudha Coleman

Account Manager

Hello, my name is Sudha/Account Manager. I love helping folks find options to the what if's in life.