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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

  • Best car insurance in North Carolina for 2021

    North Carolina has one of the cheapest car insurance rates in the country, but car accidents are on the rise in North Carolina, making good car insurance coverage essential. If you’re one of the 7.5 [...]

    6 min read Feb 19, 2021
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  • Is homeowners insurance tax deductible?

    Every year at tax season, many homeowners wonder if they can deduct their homeowners insurance expenses from their tax obligation. In general, homeowners insurance and associated premiums are not tax-deductible [...]

    3 min read Feb 19, 2021
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  • Best car insurance in Wyoming for 2021

    The Rocky Plains can make for a treacherous terrain, especially in severe weather. In 2017, Wyoming had 422,465 licensed drivers, and together they have made Wyoming the second most dangerous place to [...]

    4 min read Feb 19, 2021
  • Best car insurance in Vermont for 2021

    Vermont has just 560,247 licensed drivers, one of the lowest numbers in the country. Perhaps that is one reason why the average cost of car insurance in Vermont is among the least expensive in the country. [...]

    4 min read Feb 19, 2021
  • Best car insurance in Virginia for 2021

    According to the Bureau of Transportation, Virginia has hundreds miles of highway and back country roads with 5,602,765 licensed drivers. Where you live, your age and your driving record all influence [...]

    5 min read Feb 19, 2021
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  • Virginia flood insurance

    From the Chesapeake Bay to the Appalachian Mountains, Virginia’s postcard-worthy vistas are bursting with beautiful, lush greenery. But the wet conditions that help to produce this breathtaking foliage [...]

    3 min read Feb 19, 2021
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  • Average cost of car insurance in 2021

    Car insurance is not always cheap, but most states require drivers to carry a minimum amount of coverage. In the United States, the average cost of minimum coverage car insurance is $565 per year, and [...]

    8 min read Feb 19, 2021
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  • The cheapest car insurance companies of 2021

    In many cases, auto insurance isn’t considered particularly cheap. But driving legally in most states requires having adequate insurance coverage and failing to do so can result in penalties, such as [...]

    10 min read Feb 19, 2021
  • Best car insurance in Pennsylvania for 2021

    Pennsylvania has almost 9 million licensed drivers, some of whom opt for tort insurance or at-fault insurance. This complicates things for anyone looking to insure his or her car. Tort insurance makes [...]

    6 min read Feb 18, 2021
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  • Best car insurance in Nevada for 2021

    With over 110,000 miles of desert and as one of the least densely populated states in the country, Nevada is a state made for car and cruising enthusiasts. It’s home to a number of race tracks including [...]

    3 min read Feb 18, 2021
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