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When Should You Shop for Home Insurance?

You buy a new mattress every seven years and a new toothbrush every three months. You shop for new running shoes after putting 500...
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10 of the Most Expensive Home Repairs (and How to Prevent Them)

Buying a home involves a lot of expenses. There are the obvious ones like the the down payment and monthly mortgage. You also have to...
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What All Pet Owners Need to Know about Dog Fights and Dog Bites

We’ve talked about how your dog can affect your homeowners and renters insurance, and it largely has to do with dog fights and dog...
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9 Affordable Steps You Can Take to Prevent Home Break-ins

People in the U.S. lose billions of dollars in home burglaries each year. The experience of finding your home ransacked and your belongings gone...
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Liability Coverage: The Unsung Safeguard of Your Insurance Policy

Okay, let’s start with this: please do not go punch someone in a bar. We’re not endorsing any bad behavior in this article. We’re...
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Home Security Systems: How to Find the Right One (IF You Need One, That...

Most of us think of our homes as a safe space. The idea of a thief violating that space is as troubling as any...
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4 Things You Own That Can Get You Dropped from Your Insurance Company

The relationship you have with your home or renters insurance company is fundamentally an exchange of responsibility and premium. In the simplest of terms,...
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Your Moving Manual: All the Boxes You Need to Check (and Pack!)

Moving is a big thrill, a big hassle, and all-in-all, a big deal. For many people, it’s also the biggest expense you’ll have in...
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