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Insurance Basics

What your home insurance covers

You wouldn’t think about moving into your dream home without purchasing homeowners insurance. You want to cover your most valuable asset to protect against the costly aftermath of disasters like fires, [...]

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Types of life insurance

Knowing the differences can help you determine the best policy for your situation.

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Buy gap insurance if I lease car?

When you buy or lease a car, you’re making an investment. But ask any financial advisor and they’ll tell you money spent on a car is, in fact, not a sound investment at all. In fact, your car can leave [...]

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Latest Articles

  • Midland National Life Insurance Review 2020

    Midland National is a privately-held insurance company that has been around since 1906. It started as the Dakota Mutual Life Insurance Company and grew steadily during both World Wars and the Great Depression. [...]

    4 min read Nov 24, 2020
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  • Life insurance for diabetics

    Life insurance is one of the most foundational components of any well-crafted financial plan. It can provide tax-free income to use in any manner that you like, and it can also provide your heirs with [...]

    5 min read Nov 24, 2020
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  • Voluntary life insurance

    Life insurance is generally considered to be the bedrock of any comprehensive financial plan. But those who have medical conditions that prevent them from getting coverage are often left between a rock [...]

    4 min read Nov 24, 2020
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  • Does homeowners insurance cover tornado damage?

    By a wide margin, the United States is the world leader in the number of yearly tornadoes the country sees. Statistics show that over 1,000 tornadoes occur within our boundaries every year, while Canada [...]

    5 min read Nov 24, 2020
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  • The Best Oregon Car Insurance Companies 2020

    Traveling Oregon’s spectacular highways and byways comes with certain risks. Drivers need to protect their investments and Oregon law requires automobile owners to carry certain minimum insurance coverages. [...]

    5 min read Nov 24, 2020
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  • GoAuto Insurance Review

    GoAuto Insurance was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in Louisiana. Currently, the company exclusively sells car insurance to drivers in Louisiana, Nevada and Ohio. It specializes in affordable policies [...]

    2 min read Nov 24, 2020
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  • Plymouth Rock insurance review: car and home

    Two of the most important assets for any person are their house and their vehicle, and the best way to protect them is with a comprehensive insurance policy. For those looking for an insurance provider [...]

    4 min read Nov 23, 2020
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  • Costco insurance review 2020: home and car

    Costco members get lots of great benefits, and one of them is discounted insurance. Costco sells car and home insurance policies through CONNECT by American Family, one of the market’s top insurance [...]

    5 min read Nov 20, 2020
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  • Best North Dakota homeowners insurance

    In North Dakota, roughly 62.5% of residents own their homes, which is slightly lower than the national average homeownership rate of 63.9%. The median property value was $198,700 in 2018, a figure that [...]

    4 min read Nov 20, 2020
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