Monthly Archives: September 2010

What To Do If Your Car Insurance Will Not Pay For a Claim?

September 27, 2010 No Comments »

Insurance Q&A: “What to do if your car insurance will not pay for a claim?” There are few things more frustrating…and while I hope you’re reading this article to research for a term paper, the odds are you ended up ... Read More »

National Flood Insurance Program Looks to be Extended

September 23, 2010 No Comments »

The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) will likely be extended through September 30, 2011 thanks to the passage of the “Flood Insurance Extension Act of 2010.” The process is not yet complete, as the legislation has only passed the Senate, ... Read More »

Unoccupied House Insurance

September 21, 2010 No Comments »

You may end up holding an unoccupied house for any number of reasons; pending sale, extensive renovation, inability to find a tenant, and so on. A regular homeowner’s insurance policy is not designed or intended to cover vacant homes. Typically, ... Read More »

Switching Homeowner’s Insurance Companies When You Have a Mortgage

September 17, 2010 No Comments »

It’s pretty safe to say most American homeowners have a mortgage loan. And those of us with a mortgage realize that we don’t actually own our home…the bank does. Right? This is why it’s necessary to list your lender’s “interest” ... Read More »

Amica Insurance Review

September 16, 2010 No Comments »

Amica Insurance is constantly honored as one of the top auto insurance companies in terms of customer satisfaction by J.D. Power and Associates. Same goes for auto claims satisfaction – they constantly top the charts. Oh, and homeowners insurance satisfaction ... Read More »

Does Homeowner’s Insurance Cover Bedbugs?

September 13, 2010 No Comments »

Homeowner’s insurance Q&A: Does homeowner’s insurance cover bedbugs?” The national media is aggressively reporting on the wave of bedbug infestations currently ravaging households in the United States. There must not be anything more pressing (like the economy) to talk about. ... Read More »

Why Insurance Won’t Cover Some Roof Claims

September 10, 2010 No Comments »

Agents all across America deal with this situation on a regular basis. There tends to be some confusion on the matter, so let’s talk about some basic insurance principals to get a handle on the topic. Keep in mind; every ... Read More »

How Long Does It Take To Receive Life Insurance Benefits?

September 9, 2010 1 Comment »

It can sometimes seem like a lifetime for life insurance companies to actually pay out benefits. Often, this may be the case because the insured was the sole breadwinner for a family or because the bills associated with a person’s ... Read More »

Will My Premium Go Up If I File An Insurance Claim?

September 9, 2010 No Comments »

Insurance Q&A: “Will my premium go up if I file a claim?” Short answer: Yes and no. Every claim is different and the details of your particular claim will dictate whether or not your insurance premium will go up and ... Read More »

How Much Does Life Insurance Cost?

September 9, 2010 2 Comments »

Insurance Q&A: “How much does life insurance cost?” Obviously there is no exact answer to this question. Life insurance premiums can vary widely depending on a few key factors. It is important to understand that life insurance companies make money ... Read More »