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I Want to Rent Out My Home. What Do I Need to Do?

Renting is on the rise. Thanks to a strong housing market, many homeowners are deciding to rent out their old homes rather than sell them. If you fall into that camp, you’ll want to talk to your insurance agent about changing your current homeowners insurance policy to a rental policy. Your insuranceA rental policy is a little different than a typical homeowners policy, since it’s... Read Article

The Beginner’s Guide to Short-Term Rentals

From a stylish urban loft to a cozy country cottage… booking a short-term stay is a hot trend (and a great way to travel like a local.) Maybe you’ve considered becoming a host yourself. If so, you’ve probably wondered: Is it safe? Can I actually make money doing this? What amenities should I offer my guests? Good news: You’re asking all the right questions. Whether you’re... Read Article

Term vs. Whole Life Insurance: Which Do You Need?

Life is always changing – which is why it’s important to review your insurance needs and make sure your coverage is keeping up with your life. Whether you’re entering adulthood or nearing retirement, you may have a need for life insurance… but understanding which policy is best for you can be confusing. Let’s talk term and whole life insurance to help you find which benefits... Read Article

Homeowners Insurance: When Do You File a Claim?

Homeowners insurance is designed to cover damage to your property caused by certain covered events. It stands to reason, as you are paying your premiums, you should take advantage of available coverage. The reality is, it is not always advisable to file a homeowners insurance claim as it can lead to higher premiums or even cancellation in some cases. Underwriters tend to frown on policyholders... Read Article

Life Insurance for Single Parents

As a single parent, you want to be there for all of life’s little moments – when your kids start riding a bike, go on their first date or head off to college. Your children count on you for all those things and so much more. That’s why a term life insurance policy is something to consider as a single parent. Life insurance can give... Read Article