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Ways to Save Money on Utilities

As a renter, what are some of the ways to save on your utility payments? Renting has some great peaks over homeownership. You don’t need to worry about keeping those lawns green, or fixing the broken heater in the bathroom. The moment something goes wrong, you only need to ring your landlord and everything will […]

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How to Disaster-Proof Your Finances

Disaster can strike when we least expect it. Then, the question of safety can quickly turn into a question of financial security. Are you adequately covered? Many people equate financial security as being insured. But being getting a policy is not all there is to it. Let’s look at some of the most important disaster-proofing […]

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The Importance of Having Fire Insurance Coverage for Your Home

Standard homeowners insurance typically covers damage to the home’s structure and its contents due to fires. That’s good then because you have fire insurance technically in place. Even with the homeowners policy around, you might still need additional fire insurance coverage. Fires can wreak havoc on anything on their path, home structures, belongings, and lives. […]

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From A to Z: Commonly Used Insurance Terms and Definitions

How much do you know about insurance? It’s a world filled with words that sound difficult to understand. But if you were to start protecting what’s important to you, it’s time to brush up on your knowledge of insurance terms. Yes, there’s a handful of common insurance terms and definitions that should give you a […]

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Here’s What You Need to Consider Before Becoming a Landlord

Renting out an extra room or perhaps your basement is a good way to earn passive income. How will this affect your insurance coverage? Here’s what you need to know first before deciding to become a landlord. With a tight economy and rising cost of living, it’s always a good thing to find an extra […]

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Wednesday Filmstrip: Renters Insurance

Even renters need insurance to cover their belongings. This video explains exactly how to purchase renters insurance, and what extras you may want to consider.

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Friday Filmstrips: Renter’s Insurance

We often talk about renter’s insurance on this blog, but it pays to be reminded why you need it. This video, from via YouTube, explains it all:

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Allstate Cuts Renters Insurance Premiums in California

The Insurance Journal reported yesterday that Allstate Insurance Co. will be reducing the price of renters insurance coverage 19.6 percent across the state of California. In addition, condo policies in the Golden State will be reduced by 6 percent. The rate changes are effective immediately. Allstate said that the rate cuts were sparked by favorable […]

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Friday Filmstrip: Renters Insurance

Did you know that you need insurance even if you rent your home? Whether you live in a rented house or an apartment building, your landlord’s insurance covers only the structure of the building. Insurance the contents is up to you. For this week’s Friday Filmstrip, we take a closer look at renter’s insurance. Enjoy!

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