Home Insurance

How Electrical Wiring Affects Homeowners Insurance

Posted April 20, 2018 by Jason Metz
The age of your home and the type of wiring can have an impact on your homeowners insurance. Here’s how wiring could affect your homeowners insurance. Read more »

Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Theft?

Posted April 20, 2018 by Alexa Goyette
Find out if your homeowners insurance policy covers theft, why you may want to purchase extra coverage and how to file a theft claim. Read more »

Condo Insurance Basics and 2018 Rates

Posted April 20, 2018 by Alexa Goyette
Condo insurance provides essential coverage for your living space. Here’s what to look for in a condo policy, along with average condo insurance rates by state. Read more »

What to Know About Home Warranty Insurance

Posted April 18, 2018 by Alexa Goyette
A home warranty is generally a service contract for specific appliances or systems in your house. Here’s what to know. Read more »

Why a Home Inventory is Important

Posted March 21, 2018 by Alexa Goyette

Home inventories can be crucial if you have a homeowners insurance claim. Here are easy ways to make a home inventory.

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Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Damaged or Lost Jewelry?

Posted March 21, 2018 by Alexa Goyette

Very few items are quite as valuable as a woman’s engagement ring or a family heirloom, for both monetary and sentimental reasons. Jewelry can be a hefty liability, especially if you live in an area in which theft or natural disasters are common. With a homeowners insurance policy, you may receive coverage, but will it be enough to cover the damages?

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What Does Renters Insurance Cover?

Posted March 20, 2018 by Alexa Goyette

Renters insurance can cover your personal belongings if anything is damaged or stolen. Find out more about how it works.

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Loss of Use Coverage in Home Insurance: Know the Rules

Posted March 20, 2018 by Amy Danise

If you can’t live in your house because of damage, home insurance can come to the rescue by providing “additional living expenses” payments. Here’s a look at the rules and what to watch out for.

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How Much is Renters Insurance?

Posted March 18, 2018 by Amy Danise

Use this interactive map to see the average cost of renters insurance where you live, based on coverage amounts.

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The Prohibited Lists: Home Insurance Dog Breed Restrictions

Posted March 18, 2018 by Amy Danise

If you own a dog or plan on getting one, be aware of home insurance dog breed restrictions. Here are commonly prohibited dogs, and how to get coverage.

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