Archive | March, 2014

Why Home Buyers Should Get a CLUE Report

What is a CLUE report? CLUE (Comprehensive Loss Underwriting Exchange) is a history of claims associated with an individual and his/her personal property (home or auto). A CLUE report includes: Date of a Loss Type of Claim (water damage, fire, wind, vandalism, theft, etc.) Amount Paid Out and Reserved by the Insurance Company Loss history remains read more

Simple Steps to Prevent a House Fire

Fire in a home is a tragedy. A greater tragedy is that most home fires can be prevented. Learn the facts about fires and share them with your family. Fire can become life-threatening in two short minutes and an entire house can be engulfed in flames in just five minutes, according to the Federal Emergency read more

Renters Insurance: Frequently Asked Questions

Many renters don’t carry insurance to protect against the destruction or loss of their personal possessions. While the majority of American homeowners are insured, the Insurance Information Institute conducted a survey that showed only about 30 percent of renters had renters insurance. This means nearly 70 percent of renters are without coverage should fires, thefts or other read more