Insurance

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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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Latest Articles

  • When and how to cancel your car insurance policy

    Car insurance for your vehicle is essential, but you may not always need it. While you are likely required by law in most states to carry appropriate coverage anytime you are actively using your vehicle, [...]

    7 min read Apr 23, 2021
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  • Best life insurance companies

    Life insurance is all about preparing yourself financially. It can be used to protect those you will eventually leave behind and can also be used to save for retirement income, to help pay mortgage loans [...]

    7 min read Apr 23, 2021
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  • Best whole life insurance for 2021

    As with other types of insurance, such as home and auto insurance, life insurance provides financial protection and is an important part of your financial planning process. Whole life insurance is one [...]

    5 min read Apr 23, 2021
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  • Average cost of car insurance in Maryland

    In Maryland, the average cost of car insurance is $767 per year for state minimum liability limits and $1,877 annually for full coverage. Insurance coverage is a requirement in Maryland to register a vehicle [...]

    5 min read Apr 23, 2021
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  • Lemonade Insurance review

    Not everyone prefers the agency experience when purchasing home, life or pet insurance. If purchasing insurance online with affordable rates and an easy-to-understand and manage process is more your speed, [...]

    6 min read Apr 23, 2021
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  • Average cost of car insurance in North Carolina for 2021

    The average annual cost of car insurance in North Carolina is $413 for minimum coverage and $1,325 for full car insurance. Although North Carolina auto insurance rates in the state are slightly lower than [...]

    5 min read Apr 22, 2021
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  • Average cost of car insurance in Michigan for 2021

    The average annual cost of car insurance in Michigan in 2021 is $948 for minimum coverage and $2,309 for expanded full coverage, which is $565 and full coverage costs $1,674 per year. The minimum coverage [...]

    5 min read Apr 22, 2021
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  • Average cost of car insurance in New York for 2021

    New York has over 13 million licensed drivers, making it the fourth-ranked highest number of drivers of any state. This means the cost of car insurance in New York is a question asked by millions of residents. [...]

    4 min read Apr 22, 2021
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  • Average cost of car insurance in Massachusetts for 2021

    The average annual cost of car insurance in Massachusetts is $510 for minimum coverage and $1,223 for a full coverage policy. Minimum coverage car insurance is usually cheaper than full coverage because [...]

    5 min read Apr 22, 2021
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