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What Kind of Water Damage Is Covered by Homeowners Insurance?
May13

What Kind of Water Damage Is Covered by Homeowners Insurance?

Most homeowners insurance claims are water related. Yet many policyholders are unaware of what is covered and what is not covered by their homeowners insurance policy. Unfortunately, a lot of confusion and hard feelings result when policyholders try to file a claim only to find out that the damage caused as a result of a water event is not covered or only partially covered by their homeowners policy. It is imperative that...

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It’s Time for Businesses to Insure Against Data Breach
Apr11

It’s Time for Businesses to Insure Against Data Breach

Businesses, both big and small, who are privy to sensitive client information, need to protect themselves against an ever-increasing risk of data breach and having computer records fall into the hands of unauthorized individuals or organizations. Healthcare practices such as doctors and dentists, law offices, accountants and bookkeepers, retailers, restaurants and financial services are especially at high risk because of the amount of...

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Get to Know Your Auto Insurance Policy
Oct18

Get to Know Your Auto Insurance Policy

In an effort to better educate consumers about their auto insurance coverage, the Perimeter Group has put together a list of items everyone should know with regard to auto insurance here in Arizona. By knowing this information you should be able to avoid some of the pitfalls a lot of people have with their auto insurance, especially when you need to make a claim or shop for a better rate. You will pay dearly for being under-insured...

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How Parents Can Save on Their Teenager’s Auto Insurance
Aug14

How Parents Can Save on Their Teenager’s Auto Insurance

After prepping for 16 years your teenage son or daughter has finally reached the “right of passage” by getting a driver’s license. Now comes the harsh reality of paying substantially higher premiums for their auto insurance. Here are a few ways to bring down the cost to insure them. •  Encourage your children to get good grades. Most carriers provide a 10-20% discount on premiums for students with a “B” or better GPA. •  Have your...

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Do I Really Need an Umbrella Policy?
Jun25

Do I Really Need an Umbrella Policy?

Do I really need an umbrella policy given I already have liability coverage on my home and auto insurance? This is a question I get asked frequently by many of my clients. If you have a sizeable amount of family financial assets you might want to consider having an umbrella policy for your household. A quick way to determine if you should have an umbrella policy is to add up all of your assets such as the value of your home, bank...

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