The holiday season is a time to celebrate, but did you also know it is the time of the year when the most insurance claims are filed? That’s right, whether you’re headed away from home or hosting, potential claims lurk around every corner. From numerous turkey fryer claims to accidents around the home, it pays to prepare for the worst when the holidays hit. Let’s look at four common claims and what you can do to keep your family and your home safe from Thanksgiving to the New Year.
This weekend we all turn the clocks back an hour and thankfully receive an extra hour of sleep. While we could all probably use another hour to catch up on sleep, there are several more important reasons why the US has adopted daylight savings time (DST). The story of daylight savings time is one with players like a famous founding father, a devoted golfer and the great war. Let’s learn more about why we even mess with our clocks in the first place, and of course don’t forget to turn those clocks back this Sunday!
When first shopping for insurance, everyone has to start somewhere. While your first time buying insurance may not seem very exciting, this is actually a cause for celebration. After all, you’re established enough to pay for your own insurance, and you have property like your car, home or apartment and more to cover. While it may seem tempting to just buy a quick internet policy for the least amount of money possible, you’re much better off doing your research before buying that first policy. We’ve put together several tips for first timers who are just getting started in the insurance world.
Sometimes your current insurance company doesn’t end up being the best option for you going forward. It’s natural for consumers to switch insurance companies a few times in their lives, if not more. There are several reasons consumers switch. Their previous insurer may not offer all the coverage options they now need, or the customer may move to an area where their previous coverage isn’t applicable. Other times it’s as simple as dissatisfaction with the insurer’s service or a simple matter of price. Whatever your reasons, you should never feel like you’re locked into your insurance coverage. Let’s take a look at the steps required to switch insurance companies.
Shopping around is important for any purchase, be it a vehicle, a pair of shoes, or insurance coverage. If you jump at the first thing you see or let the sales rep make the decision for you, chances are you’ll miss out on the deal you deserve. Far too many insurance customers are content to get one quote and just go with it, but they could be missing out on hundreds or even thousands of dollars in savings. Don’t believe us? Here are some real life examples of big savings we’ve provided for our customers by shopping insurance coverage options and why.
Another long year has passed and it’s time to look ahead towards the coming year. While most are considering weight loss plans and other resolutions, or simply enjoying the New Year revelry, there is also a time where you have to evaluate your 2018 finances. It may not sound too exciting, but your insurance coverage is a big part of your 2018 plan. So before you put it off or forget to do it altogether, here are some 2018 insurance resolutions for the new year.
Halloween is almost upon us, and there’s plenty to do for both families and adults around Denver this year. While many events will be repeats from last year or classic traditions, there are several new events sure to catch your eye. You’ll be able to take the kids to some events and then drop them off at the babysitter so you can attend more adult-themed events in the evening. Here’s your guide to spooky Denver Halloween destinations in 2017.
The recent Equifax data breach has people everywhere angry and scrambling to check for potential identity theft and fraud. While it can be unnerving to not know how exactly this breach will effect you and your credit, it is best to stay calm and take the necessary precautions to protect your identity. Your best course of action may be to freeze your credit. This is an option that is always available to you, regardless of whether you’re a victim of the recent data breach. Freezing your credit puts a hold on any new applications that require review of your credit history. This prevents thieves from using your information to open new accounts or exploit your identity in other ways. So without further delay, let’s learn more about how to freeze your credit.
Today there are a lot of options to choose from when you’re searching for an insurance agent. There are advertisements on TV, billboards on the highway and so much more. It can be hard to know where to turn for an insurance agent you can trust. You need an agent or a broker who can put your needs first, and one that will help you shop for the best discounts and coverage options possible. You don’t have to just pick one that sounds good and hope for the best. We’ll help you decide with these important selection tips.
If you haven’t investigated bundling insurance before, now is the time to give it a closer look. Almost every insurance carrier offers benefits around bundling that includes premium discounts, ease of contact and claims, streamlined billing and less coverage gaps. Insurance companies prefer to have long standing relationships with customers versus a high turnover rate. Bundling insurance is a good opportunity for carriers to reward customer loyalty by offering savings and other perks. The most common coverage options to bundle are auto and homeowners/renters, but there are several other policies that can be bundled in the same way. Let’s take a closer look at why you should consider bundling as well as how to get started.