Monthly Archives: December 2011

Is Homeowners Insurance Tax Deductible?

December 27, 2011 No Comments »

Insurance Q&A: “Is homeowner’s insurance tax deductible?” The true cost of owning a piece of property is often substantially higher than just your monthly mortgage payment. The two biggest additional costs come in the form of property taxes and insurance. ... Read More »

Car Insurance Pricing: What’s Under Your Control?

December 19, 2011 No Comments »

Most of us buy the car we “want,” “deserve,” or “think we can afford.” It isn’t until later that we actually worry about the related insurance costs. But is there a way to be proactive and buy a car we ... Read More »

What Is an Auto Insurance ID Card?

December 15, 2011 No Comments »

Hopefully you’re not asking this question because you were pulled over while driving uninsured! Put simply, an “auto insurance ID card” is a document that demonstrates evidence of It is important to make sure you get the correct ID card ... Read More »

The 10 Best Times to Shop Your Insurance Rate

The 10 Best Times to Shop Your Insurance Rate
December 7, 2011 No Comments »

It breaks our heart to know that most people consider insurance a necessary evil and only want to “deal” with it when they absolutely have to. But is this approach a good idea? Probably not. Insurance is likely one of ... Read More »

Mileage Based Car Insurance: A Good Idea?

December 5, 2011 No Comments »

Mobile phone companies rake in millions of dollars each year on overage charges, lovingly known as “overages.” You buy a specific number of minutes to save a few bucks on your bill, then you unknowingly “go over” and are hit ... Read More »

Questionable Insurance Claims Rise as Economy Sputters

December 1, 2011 No Comments »

So-called questionable claims increased seven percent in the first three quarters of 2011, compared to the same period in 2010, according to a new report from the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB). Most of this year’s increases were associated with ... Read More »