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Insurance Basics

What is an annuity?

Millions of Americans invest in them, though they do have some notable drawbacks.

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  • The Best Maryland Car Insurance Companies 2020

    According to the Department of Transportation, there are 4,407,973 licensed drivers in the state of Maryland, all of different ages and backgrounds. No matter who you are, if you own and drive a vehicle [...]

    5 min read Sep 18, 2020
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  • Brighthouse Financial Review

    Life insurance is never a comfortable topic to discuss. After all, you’re talking about what happens after you die. Although it’s something you’d probably prefer to avoid thinking about, leaving [...]

    3 min read Sep 17, 2020
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  • Mercury Insurance Review 2020: Home & Car

    In business for more than 50 years, Mercury Insurance strives to offer the lowest premiums when compared to national providers. Mercury offers auto insurance, homeowners insurance, renters insurance and [...]

    5 min read Sep 17, 2020
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  • Elephant Insurance: Car, Home and Life

    Elephant Insurance Company, a subsidiary of United Kingdom insurer Admiral Group, opened for business in the United States in 2009. Admiral boasts 6.5 million customers in eight countries and is listed [...]

    5 min read Sep 17, 2020
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  • Root Car Insurance Review 2020: Overview & Rates

    Root Car Insurance is on the cutting edge of the insurance industry, employing the latest technology with the goal to offer automobile owners the lowest rates. Root claims to help car owners save up to [...]

    5 min read Sep 17, 2020
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  • Car Insurance for Unemployed

    Car insurance isn’t cheap, and when you’re unemployed, finding room in your budget for insurance can be nearly impossible. You might be tempted to drop your car insurance altogether to save money, [...]

    4 min read Sep 15, 2020
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  • Airbnb Insurance

    Renting your home through a sharing platform like Airbnb is a great way to make some extra money, especially if you have a vacant guest house or an empty vacation spot. But before your first reservation [...]

    4 min read Sep 15, 2020
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  • Best car insurance companies 2020

    Purchasing a new car is an exciting experience. But cars aren’t cheap, and you need car insurance to protect your investment. Car insurance covers your vehicle in the event of an accident and protects [...]

    13 min read Sep 14, 2020
  • Best homeowners insurance companies 2020

    Purchasing a home is a big investment, so having home insurance is essential. But before you purchase a policy, there are a few things to consider. First, you need to find a provider with excellent financial [...]

    9 min read Sep 14, 2020
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