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Put a smoke alarm checkup on your spring cleaning list

By Lynne McChristian, I.I.I. Non-resident Scholar and Media SpokespersonAh, spring! The season of renewal, of fresh beginnings, of flowers in bloom – and of fresh batteries in the smoke alarm. Yes, you probably...

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What are the different types of term life insurance policies?

Term insurance comes in two basic varieties-level term and decreasing term. These days, almost everyone buys level term insurance. The terms “level” and “decreasing” refer to the death benefit amount during the term of...

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Spring Cleaning Tips

Of course, because spring is a time for new beginnings, cleaning and organization around the house are very popular this time of year. If you’re ready to tackle that monumental chore, read on for some helpful...

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You Own It. Now Protect It With Condo Insurance!

- Condo or Condon’t - Condo Insurance - You’ve taken the plunge and opted for condo life. Now that the papers are signed, it seems like everything is taken care of for you-building maintenance, roof repairs,...

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If a tree falls on your house, are you covered?

Standard homeowners insurance covers different kinds of tree disasters. If a tree hits your home or other insured structure, such as a detached garage, your standard homeowners insurance policy covers the damage to...

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Will I need long-term care?

If you’re under 55, it’s unlikely. Even over 55, only a small percentage of the population will need long-term care before they are in their 70s or 80s. However, according to research published in the journal Inquiry...

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Reasons to purchase permanent life insurance

A permanent life policy provides lifelong insurance protection. The policy pays a death benefit if you die tomorrow or if you live to be a hundred. There is also a savings element that will grow on a tax-deferred basis...

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Keep Pets Happy and Safe on Vacation

You’re not just imagining it-a lot of people are traveling with their pets these days. According to a TripAdvisor survey of more than 1,000 travelers, 53% of those responding said they take their pets on vacation, and...

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Background on: Marijuana and Impaired Driving

- Overview - More states are passing legislation permitting medical and/or recreational marijuana use, which raises concerns about users driving under the influence of marijuana. This piece will discuss: Marijuana...

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What features of long-term care policies should I focus on?

There are various questions and issues to keep in mind when choosing a long-term care policy. Where may care occur? - The best policies pay for care in a nursing home, assisted living facility, or at home. Benefits are...

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