Are You Insured When Snow Damages Your Swimming Pool?

Spring is here and summer is just around the corner. Thoughts of having friends and family over to enjoy the swimming pool come to mind. However, this year there were several winter snow storms. They’re commonly called nor’easters. The youngsters enjoyed the sled riding, the building of snowmen, and of course the closing of schools. Some adults enjoyed the closing of their businesses and/or their employers’. Was everyone happy? I was not, and I am sure my homeowner’s insurance company was not. Continue reading “Are You Insured When Snow Damages Your Swimming Pool?”

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HURRICANES HARVEY, IRMA & MARIA VS. FEMA & YOUR HOMEOWNER’S INSURANCE

A recent spate of powerful hurricanes brought death and devastation throughout the Caribbean, Puerto Rico, Texas, Florida, and other states along the gulf and up the coast. Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, Jose, and Maria have caused unprecedented devastation of levels never before seen in an area larger than the state of New Jersey. They have caused […]

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Is A Car Covered by Homeowners Insurance Should The Garage Burn Down?

Homeowners Insurance vs. Automobile Insurance The question “If my garage burns down, will my homeowners insurance cover my car?” arose after I posted an article on homeowners insurance. The question has prompted me to offer an answer along with an explanation. While the question of coverage would seem to elicit a simple answer such as […]

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Taking A Closer Look At Your Homeowners Insurance

If you own a home then you undoubtedly have homeowners insurance. The question that you need to ask is if you are really protected or are you wasting your money? There are a lot os questions, but first, let’s define homeowners insurance: What Is Homeowners Insurance? Homeowners insurance is property insurance that covers a private residence. […]

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Celebrating the 4th of July Safely

Summer get togethers with family and friends, hotdogs and hamburgers, sunshine and fireworks, maybe a backyard BBQ or a long weekend get-a-way. Every year most of us look forward to celebrating and enjoying this long weekend. We hang flags in our front yards and celebrate America. This celebration, July 4th, also known as Independence Day, marks a the […]

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Double Digit Increases Requested by New York Insurers

Attention New Yorkers: Albany will soon be deciding what the 2018 cost of premiums will be and your rates could soar to new heights. New York health insurers have requested premium increases as high as 47 percent for ObamacCare (Affordable Health Care Act) policies.  According to the Department of Financial Services, the average proposed increase […]

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