Established in 1952, Archer A. Associates offers personal and business insurance services to more than 4,000 individuals and families and 700 businesses in metropolitan New York. Its portfolio of companies includes the Tower Insurance Companies, Travellers, CAN, Hanover Insurance Co., GMAC Insurance, Encompass Insurance, Merchants Insurance Group and Associated Mutual Insurance Co. Its insurance programs offer comprehensive personal and business coverage and financial services such as life insurance, disability income plans, IRA, pension and group insurance. The company has state-of-the-art computerization and can offer online quotations for automobile and homeowners insurance needs. It is located in Franklin Square, N.Y.