How often should you shop for auto insurance?
Most insurance companies review their rates annually. To stay competitive, they may cut rates from time to time. But here’s the thing – new customers, not existing customers, tend to benefit from a cheaper rate. This is because many insurance companies do not inform their existing customers of rate changes unless the customer asks for […]
Credit Card Protection Insurance: Is It Worth It?
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Why is my car insurance so high? (And how to lower it)
It seems like car insurance premiums keep going up and up. And for good reason – they are. According to AAA 2022 Your driving costs study, the average annual cost of full coverage for the average sedan is now $1,694. This is more than 20% more than in 2021. While there is little you can […]
Car insurance when renting a credit card
Today’s bonus cards are full of hidden perks that could save you $1,000. And you may not even be aware of some of these goodies unless you delve into your card benefits guide (which you’ve probably reworked). Meme from the author, made with imgflip (original image source unknown) One such advantage is the rental car […]
What is life insurance without medical examinations?
When you apply for a life insurance policy, you are often required to undergo a medical examination. During the examination, the insurance company doctor takes your vital organs, reviews your medical history, and asks questions about your work, lifestyle, and hobbies. Based on the results of your medical examination, the life insurance company determines whether […]
My Nut Insurance Experience: What You Need to Know
If you are in the market for a life insurance policy, it’s easy to be overwhelmed by all the options out there. There are literally hundreds of companies – with many different policies and confusing terms like death benefit and cash value – that offer life insurance quotes. Choosing one of them can be very […]
Life insurance calculator: how much do I need?
For better or worse, you know you’re really an adult when it’s time to buy life insurance. For me, it was right after the birth of our daughter Molly. I bought a term life insurance policy so my wife Lauren wouldn’t have to worry about making ends meet or paying for Molly’s education after I […]
How to get health insurance for an American living abroad
Moving abroad is an exciting experience, but you must remember that it is not just an extended vacation. This means that you need to prepare certain things for expats before you pack your bags and go to the airport. One of the most important things you should do? Get a health insurance plan. Most US […]
6 reasons to refuse dental insurance
Most people understand the benefits of visiting the dentist every other year. After all, cavities don’t heal on their own, and a minor toothache can turn into a major headache if not treated early. But if you’re skeptical about the importance of dental insurance and whether it’s really worth it, you’re not the only one. […]