Although the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (a.k.a Affordable Care Act) has been a hot topic in the news, consumers still have many questions. Th...
15 preventable homeowners' insurance claims and how to avoid them
When people think of homeowners' insurance claims they often associate them with major disasters, but many losses are entirely preventable.
10 Everyday Things That Cost More Than Term Life Insurance
Adults and parents worry. We worry about our family’s health, safety, financial security and future. But more families need to put their money where their heart is by buying term life insurance. (This is the most affordable type when initially purchased and provides protection for a specific period of time or the “term”.) However, the issue isn’t a matter of hypocrisy, but a lack of research and financial literacy. According to a Life Happens and LIMRA study from this year, 65% of households have not purchased life insurance because they think it’s too costly. To show that this is a common misconception, the study asked Americans to estimate the cost of a 20-year, $250,000 level term life insurance policy for a healthy 30-year-old male. Eight in 10 people overestimated the cost, saying it…
5 reasons why renters need insurance
Relying on a landlord’s policy won’t cover renters for loss of their personal property or for living expenses in the case of a natural disaster.
Seven Big Lawn and Garden Mistakes—and How to Avoid Them
Most homeowners make mistakes in their yard. Gardening and lawn care are full of crazy do's and don'ts, nature doesn't always cooperate and who has the time to make things perfect? Here are seven of the biggest blunders people tend to make in their yards.
How to Tell Your Barber How to Cut Your Hair
For most guys who aren’t barbers, it can be tough to describe how we want our haircut. If you’re the kind of guy who has trouble articulating the type of haircut you really want, here are a few mens haircut terms that you can use. Mens Haircut Terminology Arch – The arch is the area …
What Does Homeowners Insurance Cover?
Learn how homeowners insurance can protect you against different types of disasters, how much they cost, and which policy is right for you.
What Perils Are Typically Covered By a Homeowners Insurance Policy?
Do you know what types of coverage a homeowners insurance policy might provide? Here's a look at some of the most common perils covered.is an escrow account? Learn how an escrow insurance account may help you save for property taxes and homeowners insurance premiums.
Infographic: How your health affects your life insurance policy
We are sorry to be the ones to break the news, but you are not going to live forever. This is one of the many reasons having life insurance is important to y
The five ages of financial planning
Nearly half of Americans can’t keep up with bill but pundits’ advice is too often contradictory or confusing. So here are a few easy steps for each stage of your life
10 Things You Didn’t Know Dish Soap Can Do
It may seem like all that dish soap's good for is getting your plates and cups sparkling again, but this soapy solution can do so much more. Here are 10 ways you should be using dish soap outside the sink.