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New Year's Resolutions For Homeowners

As 2013 winds down, millions of Americans are making New Year's resolutions. Most people who vow to make a New Year's resolution focus on bettering themselves - from losing weight and eating healthier, to exercising more and promising to drink more water. Another popular resolution is to spend more time with loved ones. Here, we detail some New Year's resolutions for homeowners.

Insuring a home against hurricanes

Insuring A Home Against Hurricanes

As extreme weather becomes more common every year, preparing and protecting your home from the mother of storms, a hurricane, can present a challenge for homeowners. With the severe consequences of Hurricane Katrina and Sandy still lingering today , being covered during a hurricane is more important than ever. The best time to buy is before anything happens, as it will be nearly impossible to get a policy once a storm is already on its way.

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Moving and homeowners insurance

Movers Beware: What To Avoid When Hiring Movers

Moving can be an exciting time in a person's life, but it can also come with its own set of problems. Whether you're a renter or a homeowner, knowing some of the risks of hiring movers to bring your belongings to your new home can help protect you from financial loss.

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How to save on homeowners insurance

How To Save On Homeowners Insurance

If you're a homeowner, you need to protect your investment and your financial future by purchasing homeowners insurance. Most people have some form of coverage but don't realize they don't have to pay full price for a good policy. In case your home or possessions are stolen or damaged, you will want to have some way to replace them. Without insurance coverage, you may be left to pay for all the expenses by yourself. Fortunately, the cost of getting a policy doesn't have to be sky-high. There are lots of simple ways to reduce how much you will have to shell out.

Moving checklist

Moving checklist

Of all of life's major stresses, it is common knowledge that moving ranks among the top three. However, there can be some excitement in moving to a new place. As a big change, moving shouldn't be such a downer. To make it smoother, follow this moving checklist and you just might get in your new home problem-free.

Homeowners insurance facts

What to know about homeowners insurance

No one expects something to happen to their home, but unexpected things can happen, which is why every homeowner should get some coverage to protect their investment. Whether its from theft, weather or fire, homeowners insurance can help you recover and avoid a financial disaster.