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When we started thinking about buying a home, I realized that we had a boatload of work to do. I knew that we needed to save up a down payment, talk with a mortgage broker, and most importantly--figure out what we were doing about homeowners insurance. Fortunately, a friend of mine told me about a great insurance broker in our area who handled that kind of thing. We met with her to talk about our options, and before we knew it, we had found a policy that really melded with our budget and lifestyle. This blog is all about insuring your home.




Six Mistakes You Should Avoid When You Add Your Teen To Your Auto Insurance Policy

Adding a teenage son or daughter to your car insurance policy can be costly. However, it's essential that your teenager gets experience driving to become independent. Also, most teenagers are eager for the freedom that being able to drive on their own affords them. Fortunately, there are quite a few things that parents can do to minimize the added costs on their insurance policy created by insuring a teenage driver. The following are six mistakes parents can avoid to make sure that adding their teen to their policy doesn't make auto insurance unaffordable: Read More 

Three Tips To Ensure Your Possessions Are Adequately Insured By Your Home Insurance Policy

Many homeowners don't give nearly as much thought to their home insurance policies as they should. Too many people simply choose the bare minimum coverage with the highest deductibles to keep their premiums low, never thinking about what would happen if the unthinkable occurred. Unfortunately, some of these people end up regretting their decision somewhere down the line. Here are three things you should take into account when determining how much insurance you need. Read More 

Factors That Will Cause Your Car Insurance Rates to Drop

If you feel like you are overpaying for your auto insurance, that might be due to the company your insurance is through, but you might also be paying more if you are young and have a bad driving record. If you want to know when your car rates will drop, here are some of the factors that might be causing it to be higher than it should be right now. Read More 

6 Reasons It’s A Good Idea To Invest In A Juvenile Driving Course

Having a brand-new, young driver in your home can be stressful. You likely worry about their safety at all times. Whether you have a teen or a young adult who is learning to drive for their first time, it can be worthwhile to invest in a juvenile driving course. This allows a professional to guide the individual so that they can become an even better driver. Here are the top reasons why it's a good idea to invest in a juvenile remedial course. Read More 

3 Ways To Increase The Value Of Your Home And Decrease Coverage Costs

One of the things you'll want to do is take good care of your property. The key to making this possible will rest in making it look better and keeping costs down. This may not seem like a combination that would typically go together but it can. There are numerous home improvements you can make that may end up lowering the costs of your home insurance. Being aware of certain things you can do may be the first step in getting these accomplished. Read More