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Nationwide Brand New Belongings Review

Nationwide Brand New Belongings Review
February 5, 2013 No Comments »

Nationwide has really been at it lately with their television advertising campaign. You might recall our recent post about the Nationwide Vanishing Deductible. The most recent spot highlights “Brand New Belongings” coverage on their homeowner, condo, and renters insurance policies ... Read More »

Do I Have To Buy My Lenders Insurance?

Do I Have To Buy My Lenders Insurance?
January 23, 2013 No Comments »

Insurance Q&A: “Do I have to buy my lender’s insurance?” Welcome to the wonderful world of homeownership…and all the frustrating, unexpected costs that come along with it. While there are many expenses you’ve likely overlooked, let’s focus on the insurance ... Read More »

Can I Get Landlord Insurance for My Home If I Move Out?

Can I Get Landlord Insurance for My Home If I Move Out?
January 16, 2013 No Comments »

Just the other day we were asked if it’s OK to get landlord insurance for a home if you move out of it and wind up renting it to someone else. This particular individual was worried about doing so because ... Read More »

Guns and Insurance: What You Need to Know

Guns and Insurance: What You Need to Know
January 15, 2013 No Comments »

Let’s tackle a pretty hot topic here in the United States. The more the spotlight focuses on gun ownership, the more questions will pop up here at TTAI about guns and insurance. Namely, are my personal firearms covered by my ... Read More »

Is Car Insurance Worth It?

Is Car Insurance Worth It?
January 14, 2013 No Comments »

Insurance Q&A: “Is car insurance worth it?” You’re darn tooting it’s worth it. Really, it’s worth following all laws. It’s a good way to stay out of trouble with law enforcement… We get this question quite a bit at TTAI. ... Read More »

GEICO and Helzberg Diamonds: A Match Made In…

GEICO and Helzberg Diamonds:  A Match Made In…
January 7, 2013 No Comments »

File this one under, “Starting to Get Ridiculous.” By now, you’ve likely seen at least one of the GEICO and Helzberg “colabo’s” come across your television screen. Especially during the Christmas season. While we review a lot of auto insurer ... Read More »

Liberty Mutual 12-Month Rate Guarantee: Huh?

Liberty Mutual 12-Month Rate Guarantee:  Huh?
January 4, 2013 1 Comment »

Liberty Mutual has a new television commercial running at the moment touting their ability to lock in your car insurance rate for 12 months “today!” For those who have a six-month auto insurance policy, which seems to increase every six ... Read More »

Auto Insurance Premiums Inched Up in 2010

Auto Insurance Premiums Inched Up in 2010
January 2, 2013 No Comments »

It’s 2013, who cares, right? As with most data collected on a scale this large, you’re usually getting data that’s at least a year or two old. While the information may appear about as current as your iPhone 3 today, ... Read More »

How You Vote Could Affect How Much You Pay for Insurance

How You Vote Could Affect How Much You Pay for Insurance
December 18, 2012 No Comments »

I guess we all thought we’d get a break from the voting talk after the heated 2012 presidential election came and went this past month. I guess we were wrong… The subject of voting has now made its way into ... Read More »

The Progressive ‘Box’ Steals Flo’s Spotlight

The Progressive ‘Box’ Steals Flo’s Spotlight
December 5, 2012 1 Comment »

If you don’t know who “Flo” is, you don’t know jack. But seriously, she is quite easily one of the top 10 most recognizable female company mascots out there today. In the insurance world, she’s the second most recognizable mascot, ... Read More »