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5/21/2020

Here's Who's Hiring Right Now

Some industries — from shipping to online learning — are hiring to meet coronavirus-related demand. Here are some of the companies hiring right now.
5/21/2020

Why You Need Travel Insurance For Your Next Trip

Buying travel insurance is a no-brainer if you're flying somewhere. But how about if you're driving? Do you also need travel insurance for your next trip if you're going by car?
6/9/2020

It Wasn’t a “Natural” Disaster, but This Common Household Fixture Caused More Damage to Their Home Than a 100-Year Flood

The most common type of water damage to homes isn’t caused by hurricanes or floods. It’s caused by the dishwasher, hot water heater and other appliances or plumbing. Read real stories of epic water damage — and what homeowners, their plumbers and restoration experts say about reducing the risk of water leaks.
6/16/2020

What is a Certificate of Insurance (COI) and Do I Need One?

Quick Take: Why did the coverage on my home increase this year? - A COI is a statement of coverage issued by the company that insures your business. - Usually no more than one page, a COI provides a summary of your business coverage. - It serves as verification that your business is indeed insured. - Potential clients may request a COI as a condition of doing business with you.
6/16/2020 Do I Really Want Renters Insurance?

Do I Really Want Renters Insurance?

Quick take: Do i really want renters insurance? - Renters insurance can help you repair or replace property after loss due to many types of damage or theft. - It can also provide coverage for an accident at your residence. - Policies usually have very affordable annual premiums. - Note that your landlord's property insurance doesn't cover your belongings.
6/16/2020

Video with Agent Blake Cameron: What is Homeowners Insurance Really For?

In this episode of Industry Insiders, Nashville realtor Kate McClarnon of Benchmark Realty asks our own Blake Cameron some fantastic questions about insurance.