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Watch Out For Storms

Storm Watch: Don't Get Blown Away This Spring During this "in like a lion, out like a lamb" month, the weather is nothing if not unpredictable. But the one thing you can usually count on is a storm; at some point this spring, your business will likely be pummeled by high winds and heavy rains. You might even be hit with hail. Dangerous winds, flying...

Raise My Insurance Deductible?

Why Would I Want to Raise My Insurance Deductible? We're all looking for ways to save a buck or two. When it comes to homeowners insurance, a great way to put more money in your wallet is to bump up your deductible. "Won't I have to pay more when I make a claim?" most people ask. Yes, but you'll likely save in the long run....

Simple Life Insurance Buying Tips

Insider Tips Make Buying Insurance as Easy as 1-2-3 Without a knowledge of industry terms, buying life insurance can seem complex and confusing. A little research (and some guidance from your agent) goes a long way toward finding the policy you need without a lot of hassle. When looking into life insurance, consider the following key components. 1. Determine your need for life insurance Different...

Identity Theft Issues

Only Superheroes Need Alter Egos: Keep Your Identity Safe If Superman used Clark Kent's credit card to buy a new cape, Clark wouldn't mind. If Joe bought a new jacket with your credit card, you would definitely mind. You would mind even more if Joe decided to assume your identity and not only use your credit card but steal from your bank account, open an...

What's Your Property Worth?

What's Your Property Worth? How do you establish this value for insurance purposes? Gut feelings aren't the answer. Following are three terms that are often used interchangeably - and incorrectly so. Understanding these different terms may help establish your property's value and identify the insurance coverage that's best for you. Market value is the estimated dollar amount your property would sell for today, including the land it's...