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What your home insurance covers

Buying and owning a home is quite an undertaking. Your home could be the largest asset you will ever own. And while you may know what your homeowners insurance policy covers in a broad sense, there may [...]

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  • Best cheap car insurance in Milwaukee

    Milwaukee is Wisconsin’s largest city. With a 2020 population of 587,721 (greater metropolitan area of 1.57 million), the city is the 30th largest metro in the United States. The average annual car insurance [...]

    5 min read Apr 09, 2021
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  • Does credit score affect homeowners insurance?

    Like it or not, our data, our lives are all captured in one way or another by companies who profit by telling others how our history with money, driving or health stacks up against others. When our ratings [...]

    5 min read Apr 09, 2021
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  • What is a rebuilt title vs. a salvage title?

    When shopping for a used vehicle, you might come across one with a rebuilt or salvage title. While these vehicles can be a good fit for the right buyer, it’s important to understand all aspects of them [...]

    5 min read Apr 09, 2021
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  • Massachusetts flood insurance

    Flood insurance is a separate policy from homeowners insurance. It is often purchased through the federal government’s National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), but lately, more private options are appearing [...]

    4 min read Apr 09, 2021
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  • Life insurance for graduate students

    Whether you’re working a bit or hitting the books full-time, you might feel some financial stress as a graduate student. You have confidence the work you’re putting in now will pay off — quite literally [...]

    5 min read Apr 09, 2021
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  • Car insurance for high-risk drivers in Texas

    High-risk drivers in the Lone Star State may have trouble finding affordable vehicle coverage. Most carriers classify a driver as higher-risk based on incidents on their driving record, such as one or [...]

    5 min read Apr 09, 2021
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  • How much is insurance for a Mustang?

    A Mustang may be your dream car, but is the cost of insurance a nightmare? You’re not alone. Mustang owners pay $339 a year more in insurance premiums than the average driver, money that many would rather [...]

    3 min read Apr 09, 2021
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  • Best car insurance in Texas for 2021

    Texas has the second-highest number of licensed drivers in the country, nearly 15.9 million, according to the Federal Highway Administration. The 2019 Texas traffic statistics provided by the Texas Department [...]

    6 min read Apr 09, 2021
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  • Car insurance for high-risk drivers in Pennsylvania

    There were 125,267 reportable traffic accidents in Pennsylvania in 2019. Speeding and drunk driving were the leading causes, accounting for over 30% of the crashes reported and causing most fatalities. [...]

    5 min read Apr 09, 2021
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