Recent Home Renters Insurance Articles

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Does Insurance Cover if a Tree Falls on Your House (Even if No One Is Around to Hear It)?

Insurance sometimes covers tree-related damage, but coverage may depend on the circumstances. Liability can get more confusing if a tree damages neighboring property.

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Team eLocal

Should I Insure My Engagement Ring (and Other Valuables)?

Engagement rings have significant sentimental value, but losing a ring can also be a considerable monetary loss. Here's what to know about insuring them.

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Shelley Frost

What Is an Insurance Adjuster and What Do They Do?

Understanding the role of the claims adjuster makes the process easier to navigate and could help you get better results from your insurance claim. 

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How Natural Disasters Impact Insurance Premiums

The direct impact of fires and storms is clear, but natural disasters can also have less obvious effects. One of these is an increase in homeowners insurance premiums.

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How Much Renters Insurance Do I Need?

If you rent, it's vital to have renters insurance to cover your belongings in the case of a covered loss. Learn more about the amount of coverage you need.

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8 Ways to Lower Your Homeowners Insurance Premium

You can't eliminate your homeowners insurance completely, as your mortgage company requires it. However, you can find ways to lower your premium to make this essential expense more affordable.

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9 Types of Insurance Policies Everybody Needs

In order to protect yourself financially, there are several types of insurance that you should have, according to experts.

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11 Common Exclusions in Standard Homeowners Insurance Policies

Will your insurance provide the coverage you need if disaster strikes? Learn about common homeowners policy exclusions and what you can do to protect yourself.


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