Winter Driving Tips to Avoid Costly Insurance Claims

— Slippery road conditions cause a rise in accidents in the winter months, and while those incidents are covered under normal automobile insurance, a few simple steps can minimize the chance you’ll need to make a claim at all. Heed weather warnings: If a storm is coming, think carefully before you get on the road. […]

How to Prevent Winter Insurance Claims

— Winter weather is a major cause of home insurance claims, and is the third-largest cause of catastrophic losses after hurricanes and tornadoes, according to the Insurance Information Institute. And with extreme weather events becoming more frequent and severe, winter-related insurance claims are rising. U.S. insurers paid out close to $3 billion in winter-related insurance […]

Is My Car Rental Covered?

Is My Car Rental Covered? You’ve arrived at your destination, picked up your luggage, and made your way to the car rental counter to pick up your rental car. You review your contract with the agent, who verifies the cost of the rental, then tries to sell you a variety of coverage options to “protect” […]