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5 Tips for Hiring a Roofing Contractor for Your Home

5 Tips for Hiring a Roofing Contractor for Your Home

After a wind or hail storm, homeowners who have roof damage may be eager to hire the first contractor they meet. However, you need to be cautious when approached by unsolicited roofing contractors and company sales representatives who are offering a free inspection to check for damages after a storm. A good piece of advice, if you […]

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Vacant Homes Increase your Risk of Exposure

Vacant Homes Increase your Risk of Exposure

Interested in a key piece of advice when dealing with insurance? Always notify your independent agent of any major changes in your life that could possibly affect your current policies. Failure to communicate these changes with your agent could leave you exposed to new risks and a financial headache. Vacant vs. Unoccupied In property insurance, the term […]

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Renters Need Insurance Coverage, Too

By Richard A. McGrath, CIC, LIA Just because you don’t own a home, it doesn’t mean you don’t need insurance. Renters insurance can provide much-needed protection and it is relatively inexpensive, yet most renters do not have it.  In fact, only 31% of renters – less than one in three – have renter’s insurance, according […]

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What to Consider When Buying Homeowner’s Insurance

By Richard A. McGrath, CIC, LIA Your home is your most valuable asset.  So what should you be doing to protect it? Even when you have homeowner’s insurance, it doesn’t mean that you are adequately protected.  As with any insurance policy, it may or may not provide the coverage you need.  Inadequate coverage can leave […]

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