Monthly Archives: August 2010

Top 10 Homeowner’s Insurance Companies

August 31, 2010 No Comments »

Last year, State Farm was the top homeowner’s insurance company, based on direct insurance premium written. The well-known company, which is also the leading car insurance company, wrote $14.7 billion in homeowner’s insurance, while claiming a staggering 21.6% of total ... Read More »

Who Is the Leading Car Insurance Company?

August 31, 2010 No Comments »

Car Insurance Q&A: “Who is the leading car insurance company?” State Farm has been the leading car insurance company in the United States since 1942, according to their own website. The company was founded in 1922 by a retired farmer ... Read More »

Guaranteed Issue Life Insurance: A Last Resort?

August 30, 2010 No Comments »

Similar to the concept of assigned risk insurance for property and casualty insurance, “guaranteed issue life insurance,” sometimes referred to as “simple issue life insurance,” is just that; a guarantee that a company will issue you a life insurance policy ... Read More »

Average Cost of Homeowner’s Insurance

August 26, 2010 No Comments »

If you’re wondering how much homeowner’s insurance costs, you’ve come to the right place. The average cost of homeowner’s insurance has been rising steadily over the past decade, according to data from the Insurance Institute. In fact, the average homeowner’s ... Read More »

Top Homeowner’s Insurance Companies in Texas

August 23, 2010 1 Comment »

Below is a list of the top 20 homeowner’s insurance companies in Texas during 2009, based on written insurance premium. Keep in mind that these companies aren’t necessarily the top rated or the ones you should go with – they’re ... Read More »

Names of Car Insurance Companies

August 17, 2010 No Comments »

We here at TTAI regularly touch on the importance of shopping your insurance to ensure you receive a good deal. At the same time, we point out the potential downside to insurer loyalty…especially when your decision to be loyal is ... Read More »

Why Is My Home’s Replacement Cost So High?

August 16, 2010 No Comments »

Every day in America, insurance agents find themselves answering this very question…and for good reason. Homeowners are bowled over when a property they purchased for $200,000 is required to be insured for $300,000 or more. You may be wondering how ... Read More »

Top Auto Insurance Companies in Texas

August 16, 2010 No Comments »

Below is a list of the top auto insurance companies in Texas, based on written insurance premium. Keep in mind that these companies aren’t necessarily the top rated, just the most frequently used. As you can see, State Farm was ... Read More »

Top 10 Health Insurance Companies

August 12, 2010 No Comments »

If you’re in the market for health insurance, make sure you go with a company you can trust. After all, there’s nothing more important than your health – and care can get pretty expensive if things take a turn for ... Read More »

Home and Auto Insurance: Does Packaging it Really Save Money?

August 9, 2010 No Comments »

“Packaging your home and auto insurance” refers to obtaining both insurance policies from the same company. Of course, as with most other insurance options, there are potential positives and negatives to doing so. Depending on which type of insurance company ... Read More »