Topic: Understanding Insurance

Protecting Your Home: What Insurance Does and Doesn’t Cover

Posted by Safeco January 26, 2015
Your homeowners policy protects your home and your family in a variety of ways, but it also has coverage limits and even exclusions. It’s important to know what your individual policy covers and what it doesn’t. To start, review this guide for a better understanding of the typical homeowners insurance policy. Read more

Icy Sidewalks: Are You Liable If Someone Falls?

Posted by Safeco January 12, 2015
Could an icy patch on the sidewalk in front of your home lead to a homeowners liability claim or even a lawsuit against you? It’s happened to other property owners, so learn what you need to know about snow removal responsibilities and how to help protect yourself – and others. Read more

Do You Need Umbrella Insurance?

Posted by Safeco October 20, 2014
It only takes one serious accident and a resulting lawsuit to put everything you own at risk. And it only takes one umbrella policy to help protect it all. So, yes, you could say that umbrella insurance might just come in handy for you and your family. Learn what this type of policy entails to find out if it really is right for you. Read more

3 Ways a Pool May Affect Your Homeowners Insurance

Posted by Safeco August 4, 2014
Having your own pool will no doubt increase your standing with family and friends, as well as the value of your home. But what about your home insurance rates? Read more

How to Protect Your Most Cherished Possessions

Posted by Safeco April 21, 2014
By “scheduling valuables” you can protect the things that matter to you most, even if they’re not fully covered under your standard homeowners insurance policy. Read more

Time to Do a Home Inventory

Posted by Andrea Chatwood January 6, 2014
Following the holidays may be a perfect time to take stock of your material possessions. Did you get a great gift? A diamond ring, a beautiful watch, or maybe a new gaming system? Here’s a handy guide to making a home inventory list to protect your valuables. Read more

Sage Advice for First-Time Renters

Posted by Haiyen Truong July 29, 2013
Renters insurance can help protect you from fire, smoke, vandalism and theft-related losses. It also provides liability protection in case you are sued for bodily injury or property damage. Here are a few tips to keep in mind as you look into renters insurance. Read more
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