4 Reasons Your Home Business Needs Business Insurance

When you run a business out of your home, you may believe you are already adequately covered in case of an emergency because you have homeowners insurance. However, this is not always the case. Here are four reasons your home business will need business insurance: You Have Expensive Equipment: It's important to know that homeowners insurance will not cover property damage or loss to business related property. If you have high-end computers or other equipment that is strictly used for your business, then you need business insurance, which will cover it in case of damage or theft. Read More 

Tips For Understanding Insurance Policy Reimbursement Methods

While most people understand the basics of insurance coverage, few take the time to determine exactly how their insurance company calculates the reimbursement under their policy. There are several different calculation methods that insurance companies can use to arrive at your reimbursement amount. Your policy details should tell you what method is used with your policy, or you can ask your insurance agent. Here's a look at the basics of them so that you know what to expect if you have to file a claim. Read More 

Tips For First-Time Life Insurance Buyers

Buying life insurance for the first time can be confusing. Not only do you need to decide what type of life insurance to purchase, you need to determine how much life insurance you actually need. So, before you begin the process, check out these tips for first-time life insurance buyers. Determine a Coverage Amount Don't let anyone else tell you how much life insurance you need. It isn't difficult to determine the right coverage amount on your own. Read More 

What To Ask Your Agent When Buying Car Insurance

Are you getting ready to shop for a new car insurance policy? If you are and have already selected the provider that you want to purchase your policy from, then making sure you get the best rate is likely a priority. Instead of buying your policy online, consider visiting with your insurance provider in person so you can go over options with a professional. If you want to reduce how much you are paying on a monthly basis, be sure to consult with your agent about the following: Read More 

Travel Insurance: Do You Really Need It?

As you head out the door on vacation this summer, you may be offered vacation insurance by your travel agent. While most people are inclined to refuse it because it is an added expense, you may want to pay the extra money. The following benefits of travel insurance may also be purchased through your regular insurance agent if you would rather not take the insurance offered by the travel agent (or if you are traveling on your own without the help of a travel agent). Read More