Insurance 101

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College dorm theft prevention

A tablet, a computer, a gaming console... and a French horn? Your son or daughter packed a lot of stuff into their dorm room, and some of it is...

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4 things you should know about umbrella coverage

Umbrella coverage is aptly named — it gives you added coverage on top of your personal insurance (like homeowners, auto, watercraft, or motorcycle)...

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Weather woes: Protect yourself before the storm hits

Many homeowners, especially new homeowners, don't give a lot of thought to their insurance coverage until the wind picks up. Spend a few minutes...

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4 need to know answers when insuring a new vehicle

So you're ready for a new ride.  You've researched gas mileage, reliability, performance, and safety. You even know what color you want. But did yo...

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Understanding auto insurance for your child as they enter adulthood

When your teen started driving, you added them to your auto policy so you knew they were covered. Now, if your child moves out and continues using...

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Fact or fiction? The top 4 myths of renters insurance debunked

Whether you live in an apartment, house, or duplex, if you're renting, it's a good idea to get renters insurance even if your landlord doesn't...