Graduation Ceremony Tips for Parents (and Other Guests)

Graduation ceremonies are long, but it's all worth it to hear the name of your child or spouse or partner or friend and see them receive their diploma.  After many years of hard work, the soon- to- be- graduate will receive their diploma and graduate from the institution (be it a high school or university, or some other institution in which a graduation is necessary). If you will be attending a graduation ceremony soon, here are a few ideas to make it go as smoothly as possible. Arrive Early … [Read more...]

Key Clauses in Your Landlord Insurance Policy

If you are a landlord, you need to make sure that you understand the clauses and intricacies of your landlord insurance policy. Standard property insurance policies operate under the assumption that the one who owns the policy lives in the property. And while this may not be an issue for the common homeowner/renter, it can cause an issue for landlords. The reason being that landlords do not live in the properties they rent. To make up for this fact, landlords require landlord insurance in order … [Read more...]

Helpful Tax Filing Tips

Tax season is upon us and time is ticking to get them finished, so here are few tax filing tips to make the process easier for you. Filing your taxes last minute means that you miss out on some great tax opportunities for a better return. There's still plenty of time for you to get the maximum on your return. Complete your tax forms with these helpful tips, and you may see a rather generous return on your taxes. Collect All Receipts – There is no worse feeling than turning your house … [Read more...]

Questions to Ask Regarding Flood Insurance

Most people assume that a flood won't happen to their house and when it does happen, they're often left clueless because they were not prepared. In the aftermath of a flood, many people are unpleasantly surprised to know that home insurance does not cover the damaged caused by the rising waters of a storm. They then believe that their insurance company tricked them and are ripping them off when, in actuality, the exclusion for floods is written in plain sight, right in their contract. The best … [Read more...]

How to Make Your Yard Safe for the Summer

Making sure your yard is safe for the summer could save you liability. Your backyard is a fun place for the kids and for the rest of the family as well. But is it safe? Each year, tens of thousands of people get injured in backyards simply because the property owner was negligent in making sure that everything was safe for everyone. This summer, make sure that your yard is as safe as possible to keep you from being liable and avoid any unfortunate accidents in your backyard. 3 Tips on … [Read more...]

Disability Insurance: Short Term

Disability insurance is there to help you in case anything prevents you from working—even if it’s just for a few months. When it comes to the financial future of your family, you want to make sure that you do everything in your power to make sure that they will do fine if you are no longer able to work. This is where disability insurance may come in real handy, and save your family—especially if they are completely dependent on your source of income for their way of life. Disability insurance … [Read more...]

Earthquake Coverage & You

Earthquakes can come when you least expect them which makes them one of the most dangerous natural disasters on the planet. Earthquakes occur when two tectonic plates shift and all of that stored potential energy is transferred into kinetic energy and sends out a shockwave through the crust of the earth. This movement can be as little as a few centimeters, but when you remember that tectonic plates weigh upwards of 45 quintillion tons (to put that numerically, and blow your mind, that’s: … [Read more...]

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