Category: Homeowner Insurance

The Five Most Common Causes Of Fire At Home

The thought of all your belongings literally going up in flames is a frightening one indeed, but every year, that's exactly what happens to hundreds of thousands of Americans. Since 2009, no fewer than 362,500 people have seen their homes destroyed by fire, according to the National Fire Protection Association. Whenever a residential fire occurs, there's always an investigation in the aftermath, led by officials,... Read Article

Heat Exhaustion: What It Is And How To Treat It

If this past spring is any indication of what this summer will be like, the season could be a real scorcher. April was a record-setting month for the United States and the world, as it was the 17th warmest April on record for the lower 48 states and the 4th warmest ever across the globe, according to temperature data from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. One... Read Article

Housing Market 2015 To See The Return Of First-Time Home Buyers

With rents rising faster than incomes, many Millennials are expected to start looking to buy homes of their own. What they will find are much more favorable conditions than they have seen in years, including lower down payment mortgages, looser lending standards and a bigger selection of homes to choose from. Here are four housing market trends economists and other industry experts expect to see... Read Article

Savings And Limited Access To Credit Has More People Renting

While there are many reasons to rent rather than buy, a recent poll suggests that individuals are doing the former more frequently because they don't have the funds necessary to purchase their own property. The Federal Reserve Bank of New York recently posed a question to a group of homeowners and renters, asking them to name some of the reasons why they would opt to... Read Article

Why You May Want to Consider Bundling Your Auto Insurance

There are a lot of things to consider when buying auto insurance, such as how comprehensive plans are and overall quality. However, many buyers are motivated strictly on price and do not take the time to delve into what coverages they're actually purchasing. It's important for drivers to begin considering more than just price and take a more in depth look into the coverages they're... Read Article