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Auto Insurance

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    Everything You Need to Know About Car Storage Insurance

    What Is Car Storage Insurance? The truth is, there is no such thing as a car storage insurance policy. But that doesn’t mean you can’t protect your car in storage. While there is no such thing as a policy that is specifically designated for a stored car, the term “car storage insurance” refers to the […]

    Margaret Huntley 10-21-2022
  • Collision Deductible Waiver

    Should You Get a Collision Deductible Waiver? Find Out Here.

    What is a Collision Deductible Waiver & Do You Need One? Unfortunately, the incidents of car crashes have been on the rise since 2009, which means that every time you get behind the wheel, there is a chance you could become involved in an accident; in fact, there are an estimated 5 million car crashes […]

    Jessica Fox 10-20-2022
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    Can You Put Your Car Insurance On Hold?

    Can You Pause Car Insurance? Life is full of surprises and changes. You might find yourself in a situation where you don’t need to drive your car for an extended period of time and you might be wondering, can I pause my car insurance? These situations can include: Putting your vehicle in long-term storage  Travelling […]

    Margaret Huntley 10-21-2022
  • Does Car Insurance Cover Theft

    Does Your Auto Insurance Protect Against Car Theft?

    Does Car Insurance Cover Theft? Here’s Everything You Need to Know The point of any insurance product is to offer you protection. Nobody wants to find out their car has been broken into or worse, stolen. So if you want the peace of mind that your vehicle is protected, check your policy to see if […]

    Jessica Fox 07-12-2022

Health Insurance

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    Health Insurance Options for Self-Employed Workers

    How To Get Self Employed Health Insurance: Explore Your Options for Coverage Being self employed has a ton of perks, but unfortunately, health insurance isn’t one of them. If you’re your own boss, you’ve likely come to the realization that you need to sort out how to get self employed health insurance.  Luckily, we’ve got […]

    Lauren Lewthwaite 10-13-2022
  • Does Health Insurance Cover Dental Surgery

    Does Health Insurance Cover Oral Surgery?

    Does Health Insurance Cover Dental Surgery? Your Answers and More Good dental health is an indicator of your overall health. Yet, CDC data from 2014-2017 estimates that only 50.2% of adults (18-64 years old) have annual dental coverage, which highlights the importance of taking care of oral health. Even though health insurance sounds like it […]

    Jessica Fox 10-13-2022
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    Why the Stimulus Package Is a Game Changer for Health Insurance

    Here’s How the Stimulus Package Can Lower Your Health Insurance Costs Stimulus checks came as a welcome relief to many Americans, but what many might not have realized is that the stimulus package was also designed to help them with their health insurance costs. Keep reading to find out how the stimulus package may lower […]

    Lauren Lewthwaite 06-23-2022
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    How to Lower Your Taxes and Keep Healthcare Expenses Affordable

    Are Health Insurance Premiums Tax Deductible? Here’s What You Need to Know It’s no secret that healthcare and insurance premiums are expensive. But not having health insurance isn’t an option for most, given the fact that a three-day hospital stay can cost you as much as $30,000.  This has many Americans questioning, “are health insurance […]

    Lauren Lewthwaite 05-27-2022

Home Insurance

  • Climate Change Home Insurance

    How Home Insurance Cost Are Rising As Climate Change Worsens

    The Rising Cost of Home Insurance As Climate Change Worsens If paying for home insurance wasn’t already a thorn in your side, climate change is about to make that thorn a lot bigger. You might have already started feeling the effects: 90% of homeowners have seen an increase in premiums over the last year. And […]

    Hollay Ghadery 10-20-2022
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    Does Home Insurance Cover Mold?

    What You Need to Know About Mold Insurance? Mold in your home is…well, gross. In addition to being unsightly, mold can damage the structural integrity of your home and it’s bad for your health. This is why mold insurance is typically built into your homeowner’s insurance policy. Most home insurance policies will cover mold damage, […]

    Claire Smith 08-10-2022
  • Does Home Insurance Cover Hail Damage

    Does Home Insurance Cover Hail Damage?

    Find Out If You’re Covered for Hail Damage Before You Need It Hail storms can happen almost anywhere and without warning. Hail can range from pea-sized chunks to as large as golf balls, which can not only damage your home’s appearance but also its structural integrity. The best time to find out the answer to, […]

    Lauren Lewthwaite 08-08-2022
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    Do Mortgage Lenders Require Homeowners Insurance?

    Understanding the Link Between Homeowners Insurance and Mortgage Lenders Mortgage lenders typically require policyholders to have homeowners insurance. Having homeowners insurance protects your most valuable asset (your property) from unexpected damages like burglary or fire. Think about it this way: most policyholders owe a lot on their mortgages. Suppose a weather event like a tornado […]

    Jessica Fox 08-08-2022

Insurance

  • Insurance Holidays

    What Are The Ways To Save On Insurance In Time For The Holidays

    7 Ways To Save On Insurance In Time For The Holidays The holiday season is just around the corner and while it tends to be a strain on your wallet, it doesn’t have to be. We’ve crunched the numbers and found seven simple ways making small changes to your insurance can help you master how […]

    Hollay Ghadery 12-06-2022

Life Insurance

  • Life Insurance Even If Don’t Have Kids

    Why You Should Get Life Insurance Even If You Don’t Have Kids

    Here Are 4 Reasons Why You Should Get Life Insurance Even If You Don’t Have Kids Life insurance is one of those things that’s easy to push to the back burner, and even more so if you don’t have kids. But the truth is that everyone can benefit from life insurance and the earlier you […]

    Lauren Lewthwaite 11-01-2022
  • Life Insurance For Seniors Over 85

    Life Insurance For Seniors Over 85

    Life Insurance for Seniors Over 85: Here’s What You Should Know Before Getting a Quote The truth is that life insurance is usually best purchased when you’re young and healthy so that you can lock in affordable rates for the rest of your life. But not everyone is in a position to buy life insurance […]

    Lauren Lewthwaite 10-20-2022
  • Life Insurance For Seniors Over 80

    Life Insurance For Seniors Over 80

    A Comprehensive Guide to Life Insurance for Seniors Over 80 Years Old Whether you are over the age of 80 and thinking about purchasing life insurance, or you’re considering life insurance for a parent, you’ve come to the right place.  As you age, it’s important to think about what you will leave behind. Life insurance […]

    Margaret Huntley 08-02-2022
  • Life Insurance for Elderly Parents

    Life Insurance For Elderly Parents

    Why Life Insurance for Elderly Parents Is a Good Idea It’s not always an easy conversation to have, but it’s worth it to ensure you and your parents have peace of mind. Life insurance for older parents isn’t complicated, but it can be more expensive, especially as they get older. Buying as early as possible […]

    Margaret Huntley 07-12-2022

Medicare

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    Will Health Insurance Cover New Alzheimer’s Drug, Aduhelm?

    Medicare Coverage of Aduhelm Alzheimer’s disease is a brain disorder that erodes memory and thinking skills over time, leading to significant cognitive decline. Almost 6 million people in the US have Alzheimer’s disease today, and that number is expected to rise to 14 million by 2060. It’s no wonder that a fight for a cure […]

    Lauren Lewthwaite 08-08-2022
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    Medicare for All

    Medicare for All: What Is It? 27.5 million Americans don’t have health care. Why? Well, many simply can’t afford it.  The question then becomes: should America embrace “Medicare for All” so that everyone has access to healthcare?  And if so, what would universal healthcare look like? Free Medicare Insurance Comparison – Save up to 30% […]

    Hollay Ghadery 12-08-2021
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    What Is The Medicare Annual Enrollment Period?

    Medicare Annual Enrollment Period 2022 Sometimes referred to as the Annual Election Period (or the AEP for short) or as the Medicare Open Enrollment Period, the Medicare Annual Enrollment period is the window of time that you are permitted to join, switch, or drop your Medicare coverage. This window is usually between October 15th and […]

    Margaret Huntley 10-15-2021
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    Medicare Open Enrollment 2022 Guide

    Your Comprehensive Guide to The Medicare Open Enrollment Period 2022 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hOkr1SWTTTI The Medicare Open Enrollment Period is for Medicare consumers to enroll, drop, or make changes to their Medicare coverage for the coming year.  You may also hear the terms: Medicare Annual Enrollment Period or Medicare Annual Election Period. These titles refer to the same […]

    Margaret Huntley 10-07-2022

Motorcycle Insurance

  • Most Dangerous Motorcycle Safety Myths

    The Biggest (and Most Dangerous) Motorcycle Safety Myths

    What Are The Most Dangerous Motorcycle Safety Myths It doesn’t matter if you’ve been a licensed motorcycle driver for days or years. Regardless of your level of experience, there are certain motorcycle myths that both riders of motorcycles, and those driving alongside them on busy roads, hear on repeat. Like many other myths, some are […]

    Lauren Lewthwaite 12-06-2022
  • Safest Place To Ride A Motorcycle Highway Or Streets

    Which is Safer for Motorcycles: Highways or the Streets?

    What Is The Safest Place To Ride A Motorcycle Highway Or Streets While being a driver of a motorcycle may be a lot more fun than being a driver of a car or truck, it’s also demonstrably less safe. This is because a lot of safety features of the car are simply absent in the […]

    Jessica Fox 12-06-2022
  • Safest Cities To Ride Motorcycle

    What Are the Safest Cities to Ride Your Motorbike?

    What Are The Safest Cities To Ride Motorcycle? Let’s say you’ve saved up enough money to finally do that cross-country travel you always dreamed of, and you’re wondering: what are the safest cities to ride your motorbike? Even if you’ve been traveling within your city confidently for quite some time that doesn’t necessarily mean you’ll […]

    Hollay Ghadery 12-06-2022
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    How Motorcycle Insurance Has Your Back (and Your Friend’s Back Too!)

    Motorcycle Insurance in the Event of an Accident Insurance acts as a financial safety net in all kinds of situations. It can help you if your bike is vandalized, stolen, or damaged in an accident. However, the amount of coverage you have will determine how many situations you are insured in, as well as the […]

    Margaret Huntley 11-02-2022