Posts Tagged“insurance”

It’s understandable why you like to save money. After all, if you’re like most people, you’re not earning enough to buy everything you want. Moreover, even if you’re wealthy, you’re unlikely to buy something at store A when you can get the exact same thing at store B. You’d also consider it unwise to pay more for one travel package to Disneyland when you can get a much better price with another travel agent. Since most businesses understand the value of offering savings to attract more customers, with many companies even making it a branding statement—Walmart encourages you to pay less and…

When you’ve injured in a car accident at the hands of someone else, what first comes to your mind? For many drivers or passengers, their health is the top concern. Once cleared health-wise, focus on holding those responsible who’ve injured you. In doing that, the matter becomes finding the right personal injury lawyer to take on your case. In looking for a personal injury lawyer in Raleigh, North Carolina, what is most important? Among the focal points: Results – Even with many talented young legal pros out there, look to see if they have a proven track record. You want…

If you’re like most people, you probably don’t think about auto insurance until it’s time to renew your policy. Then you’re tempted to let it slip, thinking it’s more important to pay other bills. Besides, you’re a safe driver and haven’t had a speeding ticket in years. Who’s going to know you let your policy lapse? Such an attitude, however, is like playing Russian roulette. When you lose, you lose big. Before yielding to temptation, consider these top five reasons to have auto insurance. 1. It’s the Law Every state has laws setting forth the minimum liability insurance that its…

life insurance

When it comes to protecting you and your loved ones, are you doing it properly? For many individuals, one of the best forms of financial protection is having a sound life insurance policy. That said many individuals do not always fully grasp just how important such a policy is in their lives. When that happens, they could be setting themselves and/or their loved ones up for financial nightmares down the road. In the event you are not up to speed on how life insurance is important in your life, are you ready to learn as a New Year gets set…

You can’t predict the future. That’s why you can’t blame yourself if the buddy you let borrow your car gets in an accident. It’s not your fault. This doesn’t mean that your insurance company can’t blame you and raise your insurance premiums. What happens when your friend, child or a valet crashes your car? Will your insurance company cover it, or will you have to pay for the damages out of pocket? According to data released by the Automobile Association of America, the average cost of an accident that results in physical injuries was $126,000. The cost of property damage…

photo by CC user dplanet on Flickr Suffering an injury in a foreign country can be devastating. If you’ve really looked forward to your vacation, trained hard for your sports event or banked on getting a lot done on your business trip, an injury can really set you back. Worse, though, is when a simple injury has much more severe consequences than it would at home, simply because you don’t know how to deal with the local medical system or can’t get the help you need. You can do something about this situation. Minor injuries It’s always a good idea to…

Health, wealth and happiness. It may be a bit of a cliché, but it’s what we all ultimately desire. At the root of every dream in life is the desire for more of at least one of those three. And while none of the three is any more important than the other two, having enough money certainly goes a long way to making health and happiness more likely in your life. Wealth creation is an ongoing process and most of it usually comes from revenue generated, either from products or services sold or from returns on investments. But there is…

If you’re like most travelers, one of the last things you think about when planning a vacation is travel insurance. After all, it’s not as glamorous or fun as choosing a resort, deciding on what sites to see and picking which restaurants you want to call ahead for reservations. However, travel insurance is an essential part of any trip, one that you shouldn’t ignore. Types of travel insurance The phrase “travel insurance” is an umbrella term that covers a wide range of insurance coverages. Depending on what type of trip you are taking and your personal insurance coverage, you likely won’t need…

The past few years have been difficult for many people financially. However, there are also many people who have made it through without much of a negative impact financially. How were these people able to do it? There are many things a person can do to prevent themselves from being sucked down a hole of financial ruin. The proactive steps that you take when things are going good will often determine how you do when things go bad. You should always think about the future, keeping in mind the worst case scenario. Your goal should then be to protect yourself…

Travelling the world is something which many people find hugely addictive once they get started. However, the problem is often getting started in the first place. One of the issues which a lot of would-be travelers have is that they are worried about how safe they will be abroad. The following are a few points to help you travel as safely as possible. Do Some Research There is no substitute for getting some decent research done before you head off. These days the internet is the best place to check out details on your destination. Travel guides and traveler forums…