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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

  • Inclusive road trip activities for kids

    Road trips are a traditional experience for many American families, and with the arrival of COVID-19, they are considered a safer form of travel compared to other forms of transportation, such as air travel. [...]

    7 min read Apr 21, 2021
    Sibling using digital tablet while sitting in electric car
  • Average cost of car insurance in Virginia

    The average cost of car insurance in Virginia is $1,304 per year for full coverage and $441 per year for minimum coverage. Although car insurance rates in Virginia are already lower than some neighboring [...]

    4 min read Apr 21, 2021
    Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway road by Potomac river with view of Rossyln district in Virginia, USA at sunset
  • Average cost of car insurance in Montana for 2021

    The state of Montana only requires drivers to carry minimum liability insurance, although drivers may choose to have a higher level of coverage based on their financial concerns or if they are required [...]

    5 min read Apr 21, 2021
    Buffalo Traffic in Yellowstone
  • Average cost of car insurance in Washington for 2021

    The average annual cost of car insurance in Washington is $1,176 for full coverage and $463 for minimum coverage. However, there are many factors that influence what you pay for car insurance in Washington [...]

    4 min read Apr 21, 2021
    Rush hour traffic in Seattle
  • Average cost of car insurance in Idaho for 2021

    Living in the state of Idaho is relatively cheap, compared to other states evaluated by the same cost-of-living variables. The same seems to hold true for Idaho auto insurance rates. The average cost of [...]

    5 min read Apr 21, 2021
    Empty Street Towards Boise Downtown due to Coronavirus Pandemic
  • Average cost of car insurance in Missouri for 2021

    You have many options when shopping for car insurance in the Show-Me State. Missouri car insurance rates are competitive due to the number of auto insurance companies that operate in the state. Bankrate’s [...]

    4 min read Apr 21, 2021
    Ninth and Broadway Columbia Missouri
  • Average cost of car insurance in Nevada for 2021

    Nevada car insurance rates vary on average depending on whether you are comparing minimum or full coverage. The average cost of car insurance in Nevada per year is $860 for minimum coverage and $2,246 [...]

    4 min read Apr 21, 2021
    Highway near Wells, Nevada, USA
  • Car Insurance for College Students

    In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, the college experience has changed — perhaps permanently. Students face a future with a hybrid of on-campus and online courses. But no matter where they take [...]

    9 min read Apr 21, 2021
    A mother and daughter hug next to their car as the college season begins.
  • Cheapest car insurance in Louisiana for 2021

    Louisiana is the most expensive state for car insurance in the entire U.S., costing an average of $2,724 per year for full coverage. Compared to the national average cost of car insurance, which is $1,674 [...]

    6 min read Apr 21, 2021
    Major highway along the Louisiana coast.
  • Cheapest car insurance in Colorado for 2021

    Colorado is prone to icy roads and road rage fatalities. Despite this, the state’s car insurance rates fall somewhere in the middle comparative to other states and the national average. Colorodans pay [...]

    6 min read Apr 21, 2021
    Sunset in the Colorado mountains with the sky during a nice peach color.

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