Insurance Information


Are You Overpaying On Your Home Insurance Policy?


For many consumers the cost of daily living is becoming increasingly higher. High gas prices, rising automobile costs and the cost of buying a new home can be very troublesome. The additional cost of homeowners insurance has some consumers wondering why and silently complaining to themselves.

There are lots of reasons why your homeowner's insurance policy may be costing you more then it should. Just like any other insurance policy or plan - the coverage amounts, deductibles and various other factors determine the rate at which you pay in order to be legally covered with adequate insurance protection. Additional costs arise if you require coverage in the form of flood insurance or fire insurance.

The easiest solution to see if you truly are overpaying on your home insurance plan is to do a search on the Internet for home insurance plans or providers. You will be offered a variety of websites to choose from in order to see if you're being overcharged. Many of the websites will offer you the chance to receive a free homeowners insurance quote. In most cases you can receive multiple quotes for free, which you can then compare to your current plan to determine if you're overpaying on your insurance coverage.

Don't worry about doing this sort of research. The quotes are free and you're never under any obligation to accept any quote that is offered to you. Additionally the websites will keep all of your personal information private and secure.

By the way you're not the only person who feels that home insurance rates are rather high. Just recently in the state of Florida lawmakers have asked that a delay be put on any future rate hikes or increases. This was in large part due to some insurance companies wanting increases as high as 28% after a double-digit increase last year on homeowners' rates. The insurance companies claim the rate increases are needed due to the extensive damage caused by the hurricanes that repeatedly hit Florida last year.

Whether or not you actually feel that you're overpaying on your home insurance I highly encourage you to do a free rate quote on the Internet just to be sure. The process is very simple and quick and it could save you some money in the long run.

Timothy Gorman is a successful webmaster and publisher of Best-Free-Insurance-Quotes.com. He provides more insurance information and offers discount auto, life and home insurance that you can research in your pajamas on his website.

Other websites operated by Tim

Cellular-Phone-Solutions.com - Free information and resources regarding cell phones and cell phone plans.

Military-Loans-Online.com - Which provides free money saving loan quotes on all of your loan needs to include home equity loan information.


MORE RESOURCES:
This RSS feed URL is deprecated, please update. New URLs can be found in the footers at https://news.google.com/news


CNBC

AbbVie shares fall after California insurance regulator sues company over alleged kickbacks
CNBC
AbbVie shares fell almost 3 percent on Tuesday after the California Department of Insurance sued the pharmaceutical company for allegedly giving health-care providers kickbacks for prescribing its arthritis drug Humira. The suit alleges that AbbVie ...
California insurance regulator sues AbbVie alleging Humira kickbacksReuters
Jones sues biopharma giant AbbVie alleging illegal kickbacks in promoting HUMIRACalifornia Department of Insurance - State of California

all 294 news articles »


Hamilton Journal News

Rate hikes may force a Butler County health insurance switch
Hamilton Journal News
A 24 percent health insurance hike and employee frustration with the health insurance carrier may prompt Butler County commissioners to switch providers and avoid the $4.1 million added expense. The county went shopping for a new health insurance ...



New York Times

NFL Hall of Famers Demand Health Insurance and Share of Revenue
New York Times
A group of Hall of Famers led by Eric Dickerson is demanding health insurance coverage and a share of N.F.L. revenues or else those former players will boycott the induction ceremonies. In a letter sent to Commissioner Roger Goodell; the N.F.L.P.A. ...
Letter From NFL Hall Of Famers Demands Health Insurance, But Only For ThemselvesDeadspin
Eric Dickerson: My fault for 'miscommunication,' but Hall board's goals are clearESPN
NFL Hall of Famers Demand Salary, Health InsuranceVoice of America
USA TODAY -ABC News -New York Times
all 550 news articles »


Harrison staff must deal with insurance end
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
With Harrison College's abrupt closure comes an unexpected consequence for its former employees: The immediate end of their health insurance coverage. When the 11-campus, for-profit college announced its closure last Friday, it told employees they ...

and more »


NBCNews.com

These 4 upgrades can lower the cost of your homeowners insurance
NBCNews.com
Homeowners insurance costs an average of $1,083 annually across the US — but that number varies widely from state to state. For example, annual premiums in Florida average $2,055, while policyholders in Oregon pay just $574. It's difficult to nail ...



Insurance Business

Marine insurance premiums jump by 2%, but challenges remain
Insurance Business
Global marine insurance premiums reached US$28.5 billion in 2017, up 2% from 2016, according to an annual statistical report from the International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI). However, IUMI warned that it is not all smooth sailing for the industry.



Vienna Insurance Group: A Dividend-Oriented Insurance Leader In Eastern Europe
Seeking Alpha
On the 28th of August, Vienna Insurance released its half-year results. Non-recurring effects overshadowed the efforts made by the company to increase the underwriting margins. The company is well on track to reach targets of its 2020 strategic plan (a ...



The Hill (blog)

Puerto Rico sues insurance companies for not filling hurricane claims
The Hill (blog)
Puerto Rico's government is suing insurance companies for not responding quickly enough to claims filed after Hurricane Maria slammed the island last year, the Associated Press reported Tuesday.
Puerto Rico sues insurance companies amid unresolved claimsWashington Post
'The Maria Generation': Young people are dying and suffering on an island with a highly uncertain futureCNN

all 208 news articles »


Kiplinger's Personal Finance

How Preexisting Conditions Can Affect Medigap Insurance
Kiplinger's Personal Finance
Many people don't realize that even though preexisting conditions can't affect your ability to get other types of health insurance, the rules are different for medigap. You can pick any medigap plan available in your area within six months after you ...

and more »


Yahoo Finance

The obscure insurance that protects companies from Elon Musk-style tweets
Yahoo Finance
It's a truism, but you really can insure everything from a surgeon's hands to a half-time full-court shot promotion that pays out $1 million. One type of insurance that's common but not well-known is “directors and officers insurance,” which is taken ...

and more »

Google News

home | site map
© 2007