How Credit History Affects Home

From HomeInsurance.com 3/25/15 Want to know a (mostly) secret way to lower your home insurance premiums? One that could also reduce your mortgage, and even affect how much you pay for your car and car insurance? It’s really not a secret, nor is it magic. It’s something anyone can do: maintaining a good credit score. … Continue reading How Credit History Affects Home

Don’t Make These 5 Home Insurance Decisions on Your Own

5 Home Insurance Decisions It's Risky to Make on Your Own From HomeInsurance.com 1/27/15 Who doesn’t feel pride in clearing a clogged sink, changing an element in an oven or replacing a deadbolt lock without calling a handyman? There’s no question that a successful do-it-yourself project can save you time and money — in addition to … Continue reading Don’t Make These 5 Home Insurance Decisions on Your Own

Cut Home Insurance Costs, Not Coverage

By HomeInsurance.com 12/30.14 By Arthur Murray For most products, saving money means lowering your expectations. For example, you can significantly reduce the price of a laptop by dialing back on the processor you want, making do with less RAM or living without a top-of-the-line dedicated graphics card. But home insurance isn’t like most products. You needn’t … Continue reading Cut Home Insurance Costs, Not Coverage

Think You’re Covered? 6 Problems Your Home Insurance May Not Help With

By HomeInsurance.com 12/10/14 By Samantha Alexander If you’re like many homeowners, you bought your home insurance policy, got standard coverage and haven’t given it another thought. Unfortunately, that type of thinking could lead to gaps in your coverage. A standard homeowners policy offers coverage for a wide variety of perils — theft, vandalism, fire, wind, lightning and … Continue reading Think You’re Covered? 6 Problems Your Home Insurance May Not Help With

How credit scores can boost home insurance premiums

From Yahoo.com 10/7/14   Yes, in most states your credit score can make a big difference in your home insurance rates. A recent study by InsuranceQuotes.com, a Bankrate company, found that homeowners with poor credit pay 91% more for home insurance than people with excellent credit. Even people with median credit pay 29% more than … Continue reading How credit scores can boost home insurance premiums