Tips to Properly Insure Valuables

Jewelry sales more than double in December than any other month, according the U.S. Census Bureau. Expensive holiday gifts are a good reason to review insurance coverage as we move into 2014, advises the Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.). It’s a perfect time to ensure you properly insure your valuables. Standard homeowners and renters insurance policies …

Prevent Dog Bites – And a Lawsuit: Cost of Dog Bite Claims going up

Dog bites accounted for more than one-third of all homeowners insurance liability claim dollars paid out in 2012, costing more than $489 million, according to the Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.) and State Farm, the largest writer of homeowners insurance in the United States. An analysis of homeowners insurance data by the I.I.I. found that while …