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Do I have to add my dog to my homeowners insurance?

If you have a dog, you’ll need to inform your homeowners insurance company to ensure they’re covered under your policy.

by  Brianna Slattery on Jul 03, 2019

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What is an HO-5 insurance policy?

An HO5 insurance policy is a better, and more expensive, version of a standard homeowners policy (HO3).

by  Ryan Baillargeon on Jun 28, 2019

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What is an HO-3 insurance policy?

An HO-3 insurance policy is the most common home insurance and protects you, your home and your personal property from certain perils.

Does homeowners insurance cover tornado damage?

Homeowners insurance covers tornado damage caused by wind, hail, debris, but not flood. Read more about what is and isn’t protected from tornado damage.

by  Brianna Slattery on Jun 24, 2019

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Do you have to have insurance on a boat?

You likely aren’t required by law in your state to purchase boat insurance. However, if you have a loan on your boat, you probably have to have boat insurance.

by  Brianna Slattery on Jun 19, 2019

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5 Things to know about home insurance

Purchasing homeowners insurance is an integral part of protecting you and your home. Here’s 5 things you need to know about home insurance.

by  Alison Tobin on Jun 14, 2019

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Does homeowners insurance cover tree removal?

Homeowners insurance covers tree removal if it damages your home from a covered peril. But tree removal isn’t always covered. Read about the different scenarios to know if your tree removal will be covered.

by  Alison Tobin on May 29, 2019

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What is hazard insurance?

Hazard insurance is the portion of a homeowners insurance policy that covers the structure of your home from specific perils.

by  Alison Tobin on May 22, 2019

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Does homeowners insurance cover plumbing?

Homeowners insurance policies cover plumbing incidents if they’re sudden and accidental, but not if the issue was a gradual occurrence.

by  Alison Tobin on May 20, 2019

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What does umbrella insurance cover?

Umbrella insurance is extra liability coverage that provides policyholders extra protection beyond the coverages in their car or homeowners policy.

by  Maddie O'Leary on May 06, 2019

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Flood insurance guide: How to get flood insurance

Everything you need to know about flood insurance, including what flood insurance covers, how much flood insurance is and how to get flood insurance.

by  Alison Tobin on Apr 24, 2019

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Does homeowners insurance cover mold?

Whether or not mold damage is covered by your homeowners insurance largely depends on the cause of mold growth. If it was caused my a covered peril in your policy, you may be in luck.

by  Alison Tobin on Apr 22, 2019

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Attached garage vs. detached garage: Pros and cons

An attached garage provides easy access and is less expensive but it presents a higher security risk. A detached garage is roomier and great for work spaces but it takes up more yard space.

by  Maddie O'Leary on Apr 17, 2019

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A new option for disaster insurance: Parametric insurance

Parametric policies make payouts based on the occurrence of a data measurement (a “parameter”), as opposed to a claims adjustment process.

by  Kate Stillwell on Apr 04, 2019

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How do insurance companies make money?

Insurance companies pay out millions, or even billions, of dollars in claims every year. Find out how they’re still able to make money.

by  Maddie O'Leary on Mar 27, 2019

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6 Things to know about bicycle insurance

Your bicycle may be covered under your homeowners or renters insurance, but bicycle insurance has added benefits. Find out if you need it.

by  Alison Tobin on Mar 20, 2019

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Pit bulls and homeowners insurance: Everything you need to know

It may be difficult to get homeowners insurance if you own a pit bull, but it’s not impossible. Find pit bull friendly home insurance companies here.

by  Alison Tobin on Mar 11, 2019

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NPS® for car and homeowners insurance companies

Based on over 125,000 consumer insurance reviews, we've collected the Net Promoter Score for auto and homeowners insurance companies.

by  Marcy Updike on Feb 04, 2019

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