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Thursday, February 13, 2020Is it time to update my business insurance policy?
What you consider an expansion to your business may differ from what your business insurance provider considers an expansion. Launching a new product, for instance, may not feel like a big deal, but it does bring a whole host of ne... READ MORE >>
Tuesday, February 11, 2020Does home insurance cover your fence and shed? Since your home is likely the biggest purchase you will make in your lifetime, it's important to protect your investment with home insurance. This coverage protects you from financial loss in the event of a covered instance. READ MORE >>
Thursday, February 6, 2020Is it safe to jump-start someone’s car? Jump starting a vehicle with a dead battery has long been a courtesy drivers give to each other. But advances in electronics in modern cars mean a lot more can go wrong in this exchange. And if it does, car insurance may not cover the resulting damage. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, February 4, 2020How business insurance can protect against unexpected losses Business insurance helps you cover expenses when your business experiences interruptions. Just as you wouldn’t open a business without fire and windstorm insurance, it’s important to protect your business operations themselves. READ MORE >>
Thursday, January 30, 2020What should you do if you see ants on your car? Seeing ants on your car can be surprising, but it's usually not too much to worry about. They're usually just stopping by for a visit, and they won't cause any damage that would require you to file a car insurance claim. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, January 28, 2020Is your roof in insurable condition? When you buy home insurance, your home needs to be in an acceptable condition so that it's not too risky for the insurance company. As one of the home’s most important structural components, your roof is a major factor in whether you can get home insurance and what your rates will be. READ MORE >>
Thursday, January 23, 2020Why does your credit score affect your car insurance premiums? Depending on where you live, your credit score can have a huge impact on your car insurance premiums, or it may not count at all. Here's why that is and what you can do about it. How do auto insurance rates affect your car insurance premium? READ MORE >>
Tuesday, January 21, 2020Why isn’t home insurance legally mandated? For the most part, the only insurance most of us will ever be legally required to buy is going to be liability insurance for our cars. Everything else is generally going to be up to the individual's discretion. READ MORE >>
Thursday, January 16, 2020What is collision auto insurance and what does it cover? Collision auto insurance pays to replace or repair a car involved in an accident. It covers damages received in a collision with another vehicle or an object, such as a tree or signpost. Usually, if you finance or lease your vehicle, collision insurance is mandatory. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, January 14, 2020How can I bring my home insurance rates down? The good news about trying to keep your home insurance costs down: The ball is really in your court. You have quite a few options available to you. And, for the most part, it really comes down to the choices you make —not the judgment made by your home insurance provider. READ MORE >>