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Since 2000, home insurance prices have increased faster than what consumers pay for their health care. Our mission is to help you find the best coverage and protection at a fair price. We do not sell insurance or get paid on the sale of insurance. We’re here to look out for you, the consumer.

 

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Best Home Insurance in Tennessee

Now More Than Ever, You Need to Select Carriers Based on Value:  Claims Handling, Service and Price The five best home insurance companies in the state of Tennessee aren’t your usual suspects. Instead of enormous advertising budgets, these companies make big efforts to deliver superior value — a combination of excellent claims handling and superior […]

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Best Home Insurance in Ohio

Now More Than Ever, You Need to Select Carriers Based on Value:  Claims Handling, Service and Price The five best home insurance companies in the state of Ohio aren’t your usual suspects. Instead of enormous advertising budgets, these companies make big efforts to deliver superior value — a combination of excellent claims handling and superior […]

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Best Home Insurance in Iowa

Now More Than Ever, You Need to Select Carriers Based on Value:  Claims Handling, Service and Price The five best home insurance companies in the state of Iowa aren’t your usual suspects. Instead of enormous advertising budgets, these companies make big efforts to deliver superior value — a combination of excellent claims handling and superior […]

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Chimney cleaning: are you ready for Santa and Old Man Winter?

  You may not believe Santa slides down chimneys, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t do an annual chimney cleaning. Not only will a chimney cleaning help keep the jolly man’s red and white suit clean, it’s also an important step in preventing chimney fires. Now that you’re thinking about issues home owners deal with, […]

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Best Home Insurance in Oregon

Now More Than Ever, You Need to Select Carriers Based on Value:  Claims Handling, Service and Price The five best home insurance companies in the state of Oregon aren’t your usual suspects. Instead of enormous advertising budgets, these companies make big efforts to deliver superior value — a combination of excellent claims handling and superior […]

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Best Home Insurance in New Jersey

Now More Than Ever, You Need to Select Carriers Based on Value:  Claims Handling, Service and Price The five best home insurance companies in the state of New Jersey aren’t your usual suspects. Instead of enormous advertising budgets, these companies make big efforts to deliver superior value — a combination of excellent claims handling and […]

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Do I need earthquake insurance? If so, how much?

  Many people buy earthquake insurance after an earthquake. In fact, unless you live on the shaking ground of California, few people buy earthquake insurance at all. Before deciding not to buy an earthquake policy you need to understand that your homeowners policy will not cover damage from an earthquake. August is national preparedness month. As August […]

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Does my home need a lightning rod to protect from lightning strikes?

  When lightning bolts shatter the night sky with flashes of light and the thunder booms, I often find myself wondering “do we need a lightning rod on our house? I suspect many others that live in areas prone to thunder and lightning storms ask themselves the same question. Therefore, we decided to look into […]

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