Insurance Basics

  • What Is Insurance?

    Insurance is protection against loss. It can With a typical insurance policy, you pay a premium. In the event that whatever it is you’re insuring against -- say, a car accident or illness -- occurs, you’ll be compensated for your loss. As with everything else, it pays to be savvy and shop around when it comes to insurance policies.

  • What are the Different Types of Insurance?

    There are many different types of insurance. Life insurance can protect your family if you were to pass away. Auto insurance can help pay for the damage from a car accident (plus, it’s mandatory if you drive). Health insurance can help pay your medical bills. Travel insurance can help you recoup money lost on travel plans gone awry. And renters insurance or homeowners insurance can protect your stuff and property. There's even pet insurance to make sure the furrier members of your family are covered!

  • What Insurance Should I Get?

    There’s no cookie-cutter advice for what insurance policy you should get. However, everyone needs health insurance, because something as simple as a quick doctor’s visit can lead to a thousand-dollar bill. Life insurance is also a must if you have any children or anyone who depends on you financially. If you drive, you certainly need auto insurance. And renter’s or homeowner’s insurance is critical to protect your property from disaster or lawsuits.

  • How Can I Apply for Insurance?

    Thanks to the internet, finding and getting an insurance policy is easier than ever. Most policies can be bought online at any time. But it pays to shop around and do your due diligence. That’s why we’ve posted this archive of insurance articles to help you make the best decision for yourself and your loved ones.

Life Insurance

  • November 19, 2019

    9 Reasons Why Millennials Need Life Insurance

    You might think of life insurance as something to think about later on, but…

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    Why Millennials Need Life Insurance

Renters Insurance

  • July 3, 2018

    Cheap Renters Insurance: How to Pay as Low as $5/Month

    Where can you find cheap renters insurance? Should you go with the traditional big…

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  • Metromile Insurance

    Metromile is an auto insurance startup that provides pay-per-mile car insurance to vehicle owners – particularly those who drive less than 10,000 miles per year. The policy is designed to make car ownership less expensive and more convenient for those who don’t drive as much.

  • Bestow Insurance

    Bestow is a life insurance agency that uses big data analysis in order to make the process as quick and easy as possible. They can efficiently analyze online applications and assign approved life insurance policies in just minutes.

  • Pet Assure Insurance

    Pet Assure is a company that is helping countless pet owners with high vet bills. Rather than traditional pet insurance, they provide an automatic 25% discount on all in-house veterinary services that are provided.

  • Lemonade Insurance

    Lemonade is an online only renters insurance agency that offers extremely low rates. Starting at just $5 per month, it is one of the most affordable renters insurance available. Applying takes just a few minutes and their service is fast and reliable.

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