Tag: insurance

Understanding Insurance

Understanding Insurance

I’ve been reading over dad’s life insurance policy, trying to familiarize myself with it, and realizing that I should probably be doing the same with my own. It also makes me realize that once the debt is gone, I may want to seriously evaluate all of our insurance needs in general. I have no long-term […]

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Baby’s First Home Owner’s Insurance Claim

Baby’s First Home Owner’s Insurance Claim

As noted on my Twitter and Facebook, the insurance company came back and approved our estimate for the porch, minus $250 for the tree. They are granted $3525, which is realistically $2525 due to my $1,000 deductible. The money will be in my account in 3-5 business days, so next week. Then we can get […]

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Tree Suicide Insurance Claim Update

Tree Suicide Insurance Claim Update

I talked to an amazingly helpful representative today from the insurance company, and the process is in motion for getting this tree out of here and the deck taken care of. Surprisingly they -don’t- send an inspector to look at the damage. Instead they ask you to send pictures (obviously I had plenty!), get a […]

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Risk Idea Regarding Life Insurance

Risk Idea Regarding Life Insurance

Dad approached me when I got home, saying that he wanted to know what I felt about him paying -me- money to put into savings towards a ‘life insurance fund’ instead of actually buying a policy. I’m not sure why he’s asking about this, but I’m at least entertaining the idea. Obviously there’s huge risk […]

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Mortgage Life Insurance

Mortgage Life Insurance

I got an offer from Union Security Insurance Company, on the behalf of Chase to get some Mortgage Life Insurance, in that if either my father or I die in an accident, it will pay off the mortgage on our home. It states that we must die with in 365 days of a covered accident […]

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