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6 Surprising Things Car Insurance Covers
19 Jul
2019
Auto Insurance, Understanding Insurance

6 Surprising Things Car Insurance Covers

by John Malone

Everyone knows that car insurance protects you from losses due to accidents up to the coverage limit of the policy. What you may not know is that car insurance also protects you from many other things, among them rodents, earthquakes and court costs. Here are some surprising things that car insurance covers.  Court Costs Car … Continue reading 6 Surprising Things Car Insurance Covers ...

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10 Questions to Ask Before Buying Co-Op or Condo Insurance in NYC
21 Jun
2019
Understanding Insurance

10 Questions to Ask Before Buying Co-Op or Condo Insurance in NYC

by James Elliot

If you’ve spent time searching for the perfect home, you’ll want to select the right insurance to protect it. In the event of a claim, your building’s master policy might not be enough to cover you. That’s why we put together ten easy questions to help you find the best co-op and condo insurance in … Continue reading 10 Questions to Ask Before Buying Co-Op or Condo Insurance in NYC ...

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Auto Insurance Terms You Need to Know
24 May
2019
Auto Insurance, Understanding Insurance

Auto Insurance Terms You Need to Know

by James Elliot

Shopping for auto insurance? Don’t get put off by industry jargon. Here are some of the terms you’re going to come across and what they mean. At Fault Person or persons determined to be the cause of an accident. The at-fault party, and their insurance company, is most often responsible for paying the damages. Collision … Continue reading Auto Insurance Terms You Need to Know ...

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I’m an MTA Commuter. Should I Pay less for NYC Car Insurance?
16 May
2019
Keeping your Rates Low, Understanding Insurance

I’m an MTA Commuter. Should I Pay less for NYC Car Insurance?

by John Malone

If you own a car but commute to work on the MTA, should you pay less for NYC car insurance? Yes, you should. Most American drivers carry commuter car insurance policies, which means their car is their primary means of transportation. They use it every day to get to and from school or work. A … Continue reading I’m an MTA Commuter. Should I Pay less for NYC Car Insurance? ...

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