Archive for: Insurance

A Policy With Bark: Should You Purchase Pet Insurance?

dog and vet

Pet insurance pays veterinary bills (after a deductible) for unexpected illnesses or accidents. If you’re on a budget, having pet insurance offers peace of mind that you won’t one day be faced with the decision to pay thousands to save your pet’s life.

Getting Sick Is Bad For Your Wallet; 5 Easy Ways To Stay Healthy And Minimize Health Care Costs At The Same Time

Save money on medical costs by staying healthy and finding low-cost options whenever possible.

Medical bills are the leading cause of bankruptcy. Although you can’t always avoid a debilitating illness, being smart about your health how you pay for health care can save you thousands.

Do You Need Renters Insurance?

Do you rent? Then you need this. Living without it is like playing... with fire.

When you own your house, homeowners insurance covers everything inside — your computers, phones, jewelry and furniture. But what if you rent? Renters insurance is an affordable way to insure your stuff — and that you’ll have a place to live if your apartment is damaged by fire or weather.

Will Your Car Insurance Come Through After An Accident? Lessons Learned From A Total Loss

window smashed open on crashed car

Last fall, an errant driver broadsided my Ford Escape, trapping me inside until firefighters cut the car apart with the jaws of life. This is what I learned about the hassles and — even though I had car insurance — the significant costs of being in an accident.

Renter’s Insurance: When You Need It, How To Get It

Just because you don't own a home doesn't mean you don't need insurance: Renter's insurance covers your belongings in the event of a fire, disaster, or burglary.

Just because you don’t own a home doesn’t mean you don’t need insurance: Renter’s insurance covers your belongings in the event of a fire, disaster, or burglary.

The Best Car Insurance Companies For Young Adults

Find the best rates on auto insurance.

Car insurance rates vary widely, especially for young drivers. A look at the best car insurance for young adults and the pros and cons of top auto insurance companies.

The Beginner’s Guide To Health Savings Accounts (HSAs)

How health savings accounts work.

What is an HSA? How do health savings accounts work? Who’s eligible? Eliminate your confusion about using HSAs with your health insurance plan.

How To Buy Life Insurance Online

Buying life insurance online is a multi-step process; here's how to get started.

Term life insurance can protect your family in the event of your death. The great news is that it’s very affordable while you are still young and healthy. If you have anyone that depends on your income then you need life insurance. Even if you don’t have a family now, if you plan on having one in the future you can save money by getting life insurance now, rather than waiting.

What Obamacare Means for 20-somethings

For 20somethings looking for health insurance, Obamacare may make finding a plan easier, if not cheaper.

The Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare) is already changing much about how we buy health insurance and the coverage it provides. But whether you currently have insurance or not, what does Obamacare mean for you?

How to Buy Your Own Health Insurance Online


Beginning October 1, 2013, every American can buy health insurance through the new health insurance marketplace. Even today, it’s easier than you think to buy health insurance online or by working with a local agent. Here’s how.