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Archive for: Insurance

Reality Check: Buying Life Insurance Young Saves Money

Life Insurance Reality- Buying Early Saves You Money

Buying life insurance young can save you thousands of dollars. Learn why it may be smart to purchase life insurance in your 20s or early 30s, even if you don’t think you need it yet.

FAQ: The Young Adult’s Guide To Affordable Health Insurance

The young adult's guide to affordable health insurance.

The Affordable Care Act attempts to make health insurance easier and more affordable to buy, but getting covered is still confusing. Here’s what 20-somethings need to know about buying affordable health insurance.

5 Reasons To Ditch Your Dental Insurance

5 Reasons To Ditch Your Dental Insurance

Do you really need dental insurance? Maybe not. If you have healthy teeth, you might also have a healthier budget by declining dental coverage.

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 can vary widely, especially for young drivers under 35. Here are some of the best auto insurance companies for young adults that may offer friendlier prices to younger drivers.

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.