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Insurance is so important in areas of health, cars, and homes. We discuss different policy types and providers in these articles.


How to Calculate How Much Life Insurance You Need

Everyone needs life insurance, even those who do not think they need it. Even if you are single with no children, you still need to have life insurance in place in the event that something happens to you. Invariably, there will always be business that needs to be taken care of after death. Life insurance

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Planning for the Unexpected in Life

Everyone should have an emergency plan in life. The unexpected can happen at any time such as illness, natural disasters, accidents, and death. Planning ahead can help you react quickly and effectively. Keep Emergency Money It’s always important to keep emergency money in your home as well as in a savings account. There are unexpected

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Who Pays More for Car Insurance?

Yesterday I came across a startling report via personal finance guru, Jean Chatzky, talking about how education level and your employment status can factor into how much you will pay for auto insurance. Oftentimes, those with less education and “blue collar” jobs are paying more in insurance rates than others. The report noted that “GEICO

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Is Life Insurance Good for Mortgage Protection?

Most people never buy anything as expensive as their homes throughout their lifetimes. In order to make such a large purchase, people obtain a mortgage that must be paid over several years. In the unfortunate event that one spouse passes away prematurely, the other spouse would need to be prepared to continue making the monthly

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Tricare to Slash Veteran’s Access to Compounded Medication: QmedRx Responds

The following is sponsored content As a specialized home pharmacy, QmedRx understands that Americans everywhere depend on compounded medication to combat their unique ailments. However, not everyone recognizes the importance of these specialized prescriptions. Beginning July 24, the government healthcare program known as Tricare plans to cut funding that provides veterans, retirees and American military

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How to Properly Insure Your Home

Undoubtedly, for many people, one of the most expensive things we own is our homes. Whether we are rich or poor you can’t argue that if you lost your home you would be devastated both emotionally and financially. That’s why making sure your family’s home is properly insured is so critical. In 2005, my family

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Five Ways to Protect Your Debit Card and Identity

In the modern age, it’s easy to be bombarded with frightening advice on what you should or shouldn’t do if you want to protect your identity and your cash. Technology is evolving, and with it, new ways for hackers and scammers to get at your hard-earned cash. But that’s no reason to live in fear.

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Do I Need Disability Insurance?

Ever since my wife stepped down from her full-time job earlier this year due to health reasons, I’ve been thinking more and more about the need for disability insurance. According to Wikipedia, a disabling incidence occurs about once every second. And, another report from AHIP (America’s Healthy Insurance Plans) – states that most males aged 35 face

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What is Discover Card’s CreditSafe Plus Insurance?

I’ve had a Discover credit card since 2000 and have always seen this recurring charge on my monthly statements called “CreditSafe Plus Insurance”. It’s not a large amount – but a pesky recurring charge that fluctuates based on my balance that I carry each month (and if you are not a Discover Card owner –

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