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Category: Helpful Tips & Ideas

NY Car Insurance: Purchasing and Insuring a Used Vehicle in New York
26 Feb
2020
Auto Insurance, Helpful Tips & Ideas, Lifestyle & Travel

NY Car Insurance: Purchasing and Insuring a Used Vehicle in New York

by Robert Marsalona

NY Car Insurance: Purchasing and Insuring a Used Vehicle in New York Buying a used automobile to insure under your NY car insurance policy?  There are a number of questions to consider. One of the more important questions may be whether you want to purchase from a dealership or if you prefer a private sale. … Continue reading NY Car Insurance: Purchasing and Insuring a Used Vehicle in New York ...

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Special Coverage For Jewelry & Homeowners Insurance in NY
12 Feb
2020
Helpful Tips & Ideas, Homeowners Insurance, The Ins & Outs of Insurance

Special Coverage For Jewelry & Homeowners Insurance in NY

by Robert Marsalona

Homeowners insurance in NY provides coverage to all of your personal property. However, these items are only covered for ‘named perils’, meaning losses explicitly outlined in your policy booklet. So what happens if your wedding band slips off your finger and is damaged? This type of accidental damage is not automatically included on Homeowners insurance … Continue reading Special Coverage For Jewelry & Homeowners Insurance in NY ...

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Leasing vs. Financing: Does it Affect My NY Auto Insurance
09 Jan
2020
Auto Insurance, Helpful Tips & Ideas, Understanding Insurance

Leasing vs. Financing: Does it Affect My NY Auto Insurance

by Robert Marsalona

Your NY auto insurance rate is impacted by many factors, such as driving record, credit history, mileage, etc. Whether you choose to lease or finance a vehicle will not change your premium directly, but it still may impact your insurance in other ways. Financing vs. Leasing: What’s the Difference? Financing a Vehicle When you finance … Continue reading Leasing vs. Financing: Does it Affect My NY Auto Insurance ...

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Bundling Insurance Policies: Advantages and Disadvantages
26 Dec
2019
Auto Insurance, Helpful Tips & Ideas, The Ins & Outs of Insurance

Bundling Insurance Policies: Advantages and Disadvantages

by Robert Marsalona

Certain insurance companies may offer you the opportunity to “bundle” your insurance policy. This means to place both your auto and home insurance with the same carrier. As the consumer, you may notice multiple benefits to bundling your insurance policies. However, this isn’t always the best option. Advantages to Bundling Insurance Policies Multi-Policy Discount When … Continue reading Bundling Insurance Policies: Advantages and Disadvantages ...

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