Why did my rate go up? This is probably the question I get more than any other. Did you have any claims? Seems like a simple answer, but most don’t realize that every claim you file has an impact. This includes towing, Glass claims, not at fault accidents. If the answer to that question is Read More
You come home to everything in ashes. Now what? You have to rebuild everything you had. Where do you start? How good is your memory. I can’t tell you where I left my keys half the time never mind every single item I have in my house. Video is great but where do you store Read More
Covered by homeowners insurance? Don’t be so sure
You’ve no doubt noticed that premiums have gotten pretty pricey. Rates have climbed 69% over the past decade to an average of $1,000 a year. What you may not realize is that you could be facing another vast expense. Insurers have also been quietly hiking deductibles, scaling back basic coverage, and adding new restrictions. Coverage Read More
Should College Athletes Buy Disability Insurance?
Kevin Ware’s grisly leg fracture during Louisville’s run to the title was excruciating to watch for anyone—but especially so for NCAA athletes, who were reminded of how quickly and violently hopes of an eventual professional career can be put in jeopardy. Mishaps like Ware’s help explain why athletic-disability insurance policies, once reserved for elite professionals Read More
4 Ways to Lower Your Auto Insurance Costs
There are a slew of ways to reduce your auto insurance costs besides being a good driver—all you have to do is ask. “Some discounts are to encourage customers to buy with the company and some discounts are because the risk to the insurance company is reduced,” says David Thompson of the Florida Association of Read More