Insurance / Homeowners Insurance

  • Websites To Comparison Shop Owner's Title Insurance

      

    When you buy a home or refinance one, you need a simple insurance policy that I just can't get people to buy…even though being without it can be deadly to your finances. Picture...

  • 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 March 2014 update of Consumer Reports names the best...

  • Easy way to compare insurance rates

      

    This website makes it so easy to shop for all kinds of insurance. Rate comparisons are emailed to you, and best of all…no pushy agents!

  • When Should You Switch Insurers?

      

    A huge percent of people never shop their insurance needs. That's not necessarily a good idea considering that modern American business punishes loyalty, rather than rewarding it. The Wall...

  • The dangers of forced place insurance

      

    Forced place insurance has re-emerged as a problem for homeowners who have insurance but haven't properly informed their mortgage lenders. There was a story I told on the air long ago where I...

  • Now is the time to re-shop your insurers

      

    When is the last time you shopped around for auto and homeowners insurance? Here's why it's time to check rates now.

  • Crucial insurance for home purchases and refis

      

    When you buy a home or refinance one, you need a simple insurance policy that very few buy…even though being without it can be deadly to your finances.

  • State Farm stonewalls couple with ruined home

      

    Insurers spend big money trying to convince you they're the best and that they'll be there when the chips are down. But will they really? Imagine you're asleep in bed like David and...

  • Clark's take on reverse mortgages

      

    Reverse mortgages let retired folks who are running out of money remain in their home and get a check each month by borrowing against their equity. Is this as sweet a deal as it sounds?

  • Protect Your Belongings by Videotaping Them Once a Year

      

    If something ever gets lost, stolen or burned at your home, how do you prove it to your insurance company? Once each year, around my wife's birthday, she does a walk and talk with a video...

  • Unclaimed money could be waiting for you

      

    There could be unclaimed money from bank accounts and insurance policies hanging out unloved in your name. Here's how to claim at no cost if it's rightfully yours.

  • Best and worst home insurance companies

      

    A new ranking of home insurance companies shows that just focusing on the cost of premiums isn't necessarily the smartest idea. Clark names the two top insurers and the bottom three.

  • Which kinds of insurance to buy (& NOT buy!)

      

    Insurance pitches are everywhere, but not all insurance is necessary. Clark names five kinds of policies to skip and four kinds you've got to have to protect yourself and your family.

  • Renting out your home or car comes with insurance hassles

      

    Renting out your home or car for extra cash could leave you in a lot of financial hot water with your insurer. I've talked in the past about sites like VRBO.com, HomeAway.com and Airbnb.com as...

  • Major home insurer increasing premiums

      

    One major home insurer wants to triple their profits, and if you're with this company, it might cost you significantly. Get the scoop.