Insurance

  • Why to consider Long Term Care insurance

      

    The average nursing home resident spends tens of thousands every year for care. Long term care insurance is something everyone should consider.

  • Best auto insurance companies

      

    Thinking about shopping your auto insurance? The September 2015 issue of Consumer Reports reveals the best auto insurance companies. Car insurance ads on TV promise accident forgiveness,...

  • What role does credit play in setting car insurance premiums?

      

    I've long suggested you shop your insurance when it comes up for renewal. But most people don't get around to it. Every third year is fine to do it, though some people like to do it every...

  • 10 things millennials should know about health insurance

      

    Even if you’ve done it many times, buying health insurance can be confusing. Now imagine you're a millennial signing up for health insurance for the first time in your...

  • Best and worst home insurers

      

    A new ranking of home insurance companies shows that just focusing on what you pay in premiums isn't necessarily the smartest idea. A July 2015 update of Consumer Reports names the best and...

  • 5 scary facts about nursing home costs (and what to do about them)

      

    Nursing homes aren't all bad. For those with medical needs who require specialized care, a nursing home can provide a safe and comfortable environment. Still, no one envisions they will go...

  • How to cancel COBRA insurance

      

    In a recent article, I described what COBRA insurance is and my experiences obtaining it. One of the biggest complaints I had about COBRA was the sign-up process. Signing up for COBRA insurance...

  • High or low insurance deductible: Which is better?

      

    Do you have the right amount deductible on your insurance? Save big bucks in the long term with these tips.

  • 10 Summer Driving Hazards and Your Car Insurance

      

    By Susan Ladika of CarInsurance.com It's summertime, and the driving is easy. Or at least it will be if you have sufficient car insurance coverage. Before you take to the open road, check...

  • Find and claim missing money for free

      

    Unclaimed money from bank accounts, insurance policies, and safe deposit boxes could be hanging out unloved in your name. I want to tell you how to check and collect it without paying any...

  • How To Avoid Fraud With Herbal Supplements

      

    Do you take herbal supplements? The sad news is you might not be getting what you pay for... The attorney general of New York State tested a variety of herbal remedies at Walmart, Walgreens,...

  • New advice on buying disability insurance

      

    For as far back as I can remember, whenever somebody called me to ask about disability insurance, I've talked about the advantage of you owning your own policy vs. getting your disability...

  • Small Businesses Should Consider Breach Insurance

      

    If you have a small business, there's a new insurance policy I recommend to protect you in the event of a data breach. Why small businesses need breach insurance We hear so much about...

  • 2 Kinds of Annuities That Actually Make Sense for Your Wallet

      

    If you think I hate all annuities, that's not exactly correct. There are 2 kinds of annuities I love, but that you'll almost never hear anyone discuss: Life or immediate annuities and...

  • 2 Simple Websites To Shop Online for Insurance

      

    If you're a Millennial, chances are you're not keen on buying life insurance through the traditional channels. But that doesn't mean you don't need coverage, particularly when...