Tuesday, July 9, 2013If you drive a pickup truck or a large SUV you'd better watch out. The top ten vehicles stolen in the U.S. between 2010-2012 were all trucks and SUVs, according to data released Tuesday from the Highway Loss Data Institute, an insurance industry backed research group. READ MORE >>
Monday, July 1, 2013There's the honest way of collecting life insurance money -- when a person dies and names you as the beneficiary -- and then there's the dishonest way -- when you deceive insurers, family members or business partners. READ MORE >>
Friday, June 28, 2013When you have an insurance claim, the last thing you want to discover is that you didn't buy the right coverage. While it's easy to point the finger at agents, coverage gaps could be a two-way street. Sometimes friends and family members offer bad advice, including tenuous, illogical and even illegal strategies, hoping to save you a few bucks. READ MORE >>
Friday, June 21, 2013Love is blind, so it’s said, but it might also be mute when it comes to money discussions. Couples rarely talk finances during, or even before, their engagement, according to experts, but to increase the odds of making happily ever after a reality, talking about finances needs to be done prior to saying “I do. READ MORE >>
Friday, June 14, 2013You've got the best of intentions in providing for your loved ones after you're gone, but your actions could come back to haunt them in the form of a bumbled life insurance payout if you're not careful. Here we explain five mistakes to avoid so that your beneficiaries get what they're owed - no matter what type of life insurance policy you have. READ MORE >>
Friday, June 7, 2013Owners of life insurance report more fulfillment and optimism in their lives compared to those without coverage, according to findings from the Keep Good Going Report, sponsored by New York Life. The survey, conducted by Greenwald & Associates, explored the attitudes and expectations of more than 2,000 Americans regarding how they can cultivate goodness in their lives. READ MORE >>
Friday, May 31, 2013Boomers lost a significant chunk of their retirement nest eggs in the recession, but it was members of Generation X who were really hit the hardest, according to a report released Thursday.
If they don't start paying off debt and saving more, Gen Xers (those between the ages of 38 and 47) and yo... READ MORE >>
Tuesday, May 21, 2013When the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare, starts rolling out in October, it will overhaul how Americans get healthcare coverage. Yet many workers will feel little immediate impact. READ MORE >>
Thursday, May 16, 2013Understanding all the legal mumbo-jumbo of an insurance policy is hard enough. So auto policy holders should know what's fact and what's fiction about what insurers look for when determining premium rates. Here are 10 auto insurance myths debunked. 1. The color of my car matters. READ MORE >>
Thursday, May 9, 2013Consumers may know that their bad driving record will raise their car insurance, but just how much will a single moving violation cost them?
Plenty, according to a new analysis from nsurance.com. The website looked at 32,000 of its auto insurance policies sold in 2010 and found that those w... READ MORE >>