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After an Accident Insurance Claims

Make the insurance claims process easier by following these steps.

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Am I Covered? Car Insurance Questions

Ask your insurance agent these questions. It helps to understand the types and extent of coverage you have. There are a lot, but you're paying a lot.

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Am I Covered? Home Insurance Questions

The more you know and understand about home insurance, the better you can insure yourself and your family in case of loss.

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Am I Covered? Life Insurance Questions

Here is a 'starter' list of things to consider and questions to ask your agent. You'll probably come up with questions or ideas that best fit your needs.

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Appealing an Insurance Settlement

If you have a difference of opinion on your insurance settlement, you can begin an appeal process, starting with your agent, moving to the claims adjuster at your insurance company, or your state's watchdog agency for insurance consumers.

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Choosing a Life Insurance Beneficiary

If you own assets, from bank accounts to life insurance, it's important that you choose a beneficiary.

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Earthquake Insurance Resources

Useful links to information about disaster-related insurance resources.

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Estimating Your Home's Value

Do you have enough insurance on your home to rebuild it if it is destroyed? Do you even know how to calculate the amount of insurance you need?

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Filing an Insurance Claim

A few tips on how to file a claim after a natural disaster, fire or theft.

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Flood Insurance

One of the most important things that you can do to protect your home and family before a flood is to purchase a flood insurance policy - even if you don't live in a flood-prone area.

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If You Have No Insurance

If you have no insurance (or less insurance coverage than you thought), your recovery will be based on your own resources and help from friends, relatives and your community.

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Insurance Riders Do I Need One?

You pay your homeowners premiums on time and feel reasonably comfortable that you are well covered should disaster ever strike, right? Wrong. Even if you think you have adequate coverage, you could be drastically underinsured.

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Key Insurance Terms Determining Value

Knowing these terms helps to understand the process insurance agencies and relief organizations use to determine the value of your loss. Your tax accountant can also help you when claiming your losses.

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Life Insurance and Healthcare Costs

If you or someone you care about has been diagnosed with a serious illness, you may have already discovered that dealing with actual health issues is just part of the individual puzzle you must reassess and reassemble.

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Motorcycle Insurance

The more you know and understand about motorcycle insurance, accident coverage, and your own policy, the better off you are.

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Pet Insurance

Pet insurance is similar to health insurance: you may be reimbursed if the unexpected occurs.

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Property Damage Questions for Your Agent

These are some questions to ask your insurance agent. These may confirm what you already know or may help you understand the extent and specifics of your coverage.

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Property Damage What to Expect from Your Agent

Here is a list of actions an insurance agent may follow after a claim. If you receive money from your agent or arrangements are being made for you, be sure to ask your agent what is covered under your policy and how much you are covered for.

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Reviewing and Updating Your Homeowner's Insurance

When was the last time you reviewed your home insurance policy? According to Loretta Worters, vice president of the Insurance Information Institute, there are six events that should trigger a review.

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Top Homeowners Insurance Myths

Homeowner's insurance can be a bit complicated. William S. Coffman, Jr., WHN's Guest Columnist, provides some common myths about insurance and insights into the realities of insurance and the claims process.

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What's Your Insurance Score?

Like a credit score used by banks, insurance scores rate your risk (how financially stable you are). Research has shown that people who are in better shape credit-wise tend to file less insurance claims.

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Working With a Claims Adjuster

Once you have notified your insurance company of your loss, you will meet with a claims or field adjuster employed by the company.

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