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Seven Tips When Filing a Wildfire Homeowners Insurance Claim

Wildfires have been raging in the Western United States, wreaking more than $10 billion in damage and forcing thousands of residents to evacuate. But long

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Four Reasons I Would Never Buy Whole Life Insurance

Earlier this year, I did something I should have done years before – I bought another term life insurance policy to add to the coverage


The Best Renters Insurance for 2017

Article Highlights: Like Homeowners Insurance, there are unique factors that affect which company is best for you, so always compare multiple rates More people are


Best Health Insurance Companies in 2017

There are so many moving parts when it comes to picking the best health insurance that it’s hard to know where to turn. However, one

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Best Life Insurance Companies for 2017

The best life insurance companies typically offer unparalleled financial strength and a few key policy provisions including disability protection and end-of-life care. In order to

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Best Car Insurance Companies of 2017

When it comes to auto insurance companies, the best ones are often the most versatile in their coverage options and services. In order to put

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The Best Home Insurance for 2017

Dozens of national and regional insurance companies want your business, but which one of the many potential choices has the best home insurance for you?

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When Can You Stop Paying for Life Insurance?

It’s a common belief that everyone needs life insurance, but if you reach a stage in life when no one else is counting on your

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Five Scary Liability Claims That Could Haunt You Long After Halloween

If you want a good scare on Halloween, all you need to do is contemplate the financial risk you’re taking if you don’t have adequate


How to Get Cheap Life Insurance in 2017

Life insurance is something most people don’t think much about… until they start a family or buy a house, and suddenly realize they’re grown-ups. When you’ve got a spouse

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Should You Use an Auto Repair Shop Recommended by Your Insurance Company?

When your car has been damaged in an accident, one of the most important things you can do is find a quality auto repair shop

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Best Cards with Rental Car Insurance for 2017

Are you aware of all of the benefits of your credit cards? While most people just use their cards to make purchases, others seek out

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Armageddon on a Shoestring: Prepare for Disasters Without Destroying Your Budget

Just before and right after every disaster, you see news coverage of crowded stores, depleted shelves, and interviews with people who don’t have enough (water,

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Tech Is Disrupting Insurance: Should You Get on Board?

By now, you’ve probably heard the term “fintech,” referring to the apps and companies — such as SoFi, Qapital, Acorns, Prosper, Betterment, Wealthfront, Robinhood, Personal Capital, Digit, and others

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How to Afford Quality Dental Care

You have a dental problem that needs attention, but you’re not sure how to pay for your trip to the dentist. Take a deep breath


Affording Alternative Medicine

Every year, Americans pay billions of dollars for complementary, alternative and integrative health care — chiropractic adjustments, acupuncture, massage therapy, biofeedback and more. But with

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Here’s How Much Your Insurance Goes Up After an Accident

Planning to file a claim with your auto insurance? If so, you should brace yourself for higher premiums. This warning comes courtesy of a joint study

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How Comprehensive Insurance Saved Me From a ‘Bad Gas’ Nightmare

On Jan, 6 of this year, something crazy happened to us that I’ll never forget. After finishing up a week in Puerto Rico for winter break,