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Condos: Easy Living, Tough Insurance

Do you own a condominium? To you, condo ownership may represent a feasible way to home ownership. Or maybe it represents a second residence in some exotic location you like visit. Or maybe it’s an investment to generate rental income. Regardless of why you own, understand that insuring a condo is much different than insuring a traditional home.

Don’t Let Summer Play Become Your Version of X Games

Medical experts say the number-one cause of summer sports injury is falling on a playground, followed closely by falling off a bike. Add in “weekend warrior for out-of-shape adults and you are more likely to be sharing a summer hospital bed next to a 10-year-old bike rider than an adrenaline-crazed bungee-jumper.

Counting Down to College? Be Sure Insurance Still Adds Up

As sure as the swallows return to Capistrano, all over America the latest migration of students prepares to descend on college campuses. Depending on whether your student is facing year one or is farther along the education highway, their individual stress levels may range from sheer terror to borderline boredom. For you, concerns may be running the gamut from empty nest issues to “How are we going to pay for this?”

Renting Happiness: Vacation Rentals and Your Insurance

An increasingly popular vacation idea is to rent a house or an apartment for to stay in when you’re away from home instead of a hotel room. The advantages to such rentals are that they can provide more space (which can be important when travelling with a family), they can offer amenities such as kitchens so that you don’t have to go out for every meal and some vacation rentals can deliver more value for the price than traditional hotels and resorts. However, if you’re planning on renting a beach house for the family reunion or a cabin in the mountains to get away for a weekend, there are a few things to consider.

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