It's well known -- the process for obtaining a license to sell insurance is brutal. With a number of categories to specialize in and a plethora of state rules and regulations to absorb, receiving a passing grade and being granted a license to sell insurance should mean all the hard work is behind you. Unfortunately, however, most new licensees soon realize that the hard work is just beginning and that becoming successful in the field of insurance sales can be even more difficult than obtaining the license.
26 April 2017
If the area you live in was recently hit by a natural disaster and your home was severely damaged or completely destroyed, you may not know what to do with yourself. After all, the loss of your home is not just about the roof over your head, but also about all of the important possessions and memories that were kept in your home. While it can be easy for you to succumb to all of the emotions that you are feeling and break down, it is important that you take certain steps to handle the situation so that you can get back on your feet as soon as possible.
14 April 2017
Shopping for new insurance can be stressful, especially when it comes to commercial insurance. You need coverage to protect your business investment, but spending too much money can take a bite out of your operating budget. If you're in the market for commercial insurance, it's time to start thinking of ways to save some money. Here are just four simple steps you can take to reduce the cost of your commercial insurance coverage.
10 April 2017
As people try to deal with higher health insurance premiums -- not everyone qualifies for subsidies, and premiums can be higher as you get older -- short-term policies have become rather popular. They don't offer many of the same protections as regular (ACA) health insurance, but the affordability is a plus for many. But is this a prudent choice for you? It can be, but you have to be sure you know what you're getting into and what you'd be missing.
3 April 2017
If you want to apply roadside assistance coverage to your car, there are two main options. The first is to use your auto insurance company for service calls. The other is to join an auto club that specializes in providing emergency services to drivers. There are pros and cons to each option, so here are some basic things to know. Auto Insurance Roadside Service Is Cheaper First of all, you might be wondering about the cost differences between the two options.
30 March 2017
Home insurance is there to protect against small annoyances and also those big natural disasters that could significantly affect your home. To make sure that you're getting adequate coverage for those bigger issues, here is a guide to help you evaluate your home insurance coverage. Structural Damage Is Probably Included The meat and bones of any home insurance policy is coverage for the structure of your home, should it be damaged by a natural disaster or even if there's a problem that you could have prevented.
30 March 2017
It is possible to share renter's insurance with a roommate, but this doesn't mean you should do it every time you have a roommate. You need to evaluate your roommate first to ensure they won't give you any problems with the insurance coverage. Answer these five questions to help you with the evaluation: How Many Houses Has the Roommate Occupied Recently? The answer to this question will help you determine whether your roommate moves frequently.
30 March 2017
Becoming a nurse—or any medical professional for that matter—is something that requires a lot of time and effort. For this reason, you are going to want to do everything you can to protect yourself and your career. The question is, should medical malpractice insurance be on your list of things you need to do so? Here's everything a nurse should know about medical malpractice insurance. Why Does a Nurse Need an Individual Policy?
28 September 2016
Looking to diversify your investment portfolio? Look over there… all the way over there. Across the ocean wait investment opportunities you may not know you had, such as international investments in the form of insurance bonds. Read on to find out what they are, and how you get one. Why Invest Internationally? If you are at all worried about the steady devaluation of the American dollar, you might want to think about investing in foreign currencies.
22 September 2014