Archives for June 2020

What You Might Be Getting Wrong About Your Renters Insurance

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Whether you are renting an apartment, a duplex or a house, it’s wise to obtain a renters insurance policy. Not only are rental homes just as likely to sustain fire and theft losses and their owned counterparts, but tenants should protect their belongings and finances, too. A renters insurance can cover you in many ways. Here's what you might be getting wrong about renters insurance coverage.   Your landlord is not responsible for your belongings. Even though you pay your landlord Read More

How Often Should You Shop Around for Car Insurance?

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Shopping for car insurance may not be at the top of the list of fun things to do. It may often fall to the bottom of your to-do list, but you really should get into the habit of doing it more often. While it may be tempting to sit tight with your current provider, you may be able to save hundreds by switching.   Keep in mind that your insurance company will take into account your gender, age, driving history, vehicle type, and more when determining your insurance premiums. Even so, Read More

How to Prevent Summer Risks to Your House

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Warm summer days, lighter evenings, and quality family time together – summer is truly a wonderful time of year. Yet, homeowners often throw caution to the wind and forget about some of the more common dangers that happen during this season. To protect your property and family, take steps to mitigate some of the more common summer risks.   Stay safe at the grill Be sure to keep your grill at least ten feet away from your house and avoid placing it in a garage, breezeway, or Read More

What to Know Before Canceling Business Insurance

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As a business owner, you may have been hit hard from COVID-19, and may be looking for ways to save money. As a result, you’re tempted to cancel your business insurance coverage until your company is back up and running and turning a higher profit. While it may sound like a good solution, the reality is that you could end up paying more in the long run. Before you cancel your commercial insurance, here is what you should know.   You won’t get a refund. Most insurance policies have a Read More