Insurance Tips

How to Inventory Your Belongings for Insurance Purposes

Keeping track and documenting all of your personal belonging can seem like an overwhelming task. But it is much better to be safe than sorry! The whole reason we have insurance is to protect us from theft or a catastrophic event like a fire. It's far … [Read more...]

Using Your Massachusetts Home for Short-term Vacation Rentals

With the prevalence of websites such as AirBnb and HomeAway, using your Massachusetts home for short-term vacation rentals can be appealing. Many folks are doing this with an investment property, second home, or in-law apartment attached to a main … [Read more...]

Insurance Claims for Home Damages Caused By an Insured Party

Damages to your home can sometimes be caused by another party, and that party may be insured. Before filing a homeowners insurance claim, it can be helpful to understand how the system works and the pros and cons of taking certain approaches. Here … [Read more...]

Reasons to Keep College Students on Your Auto Insurance Policy

As the school year comes to an end, many of our customers have children heading off to college in a few months. Although your children may not be taking a car to school, there are several reasons to keep college students on your auto insurance … [Read more...]

Tips for Filing Auto Insurance Claims for Massachusetts Accidents

Being involved in a car accident can be a confusing and stressful time. The series of events leading from the initial impact to the aftermath can often seem surreal. Did this really just happen? Is everyone ok? What do I need to do? Although you may … [Read more...]

Hazard and Liability Insurance for Massachusetts Homes

There are two types of insurance: hazard and liability. Most homeowners insurance policies include both. However, as a homeowner, it's important to understand the difference between the two. The following is an overview of hazard and liability … [Read more...]

3 Things Your Massachusetts Homeowner’s Insurance Policy May Be Missing

Most homeowners buy their insurance policy when they purchase a home and then forget about it,... that is, until they need to use it. Some are surprised to learn that certain things aren't covered by their policy. Do you know what your policy … [Read more...]

Credit Score Impact on Insurance Rates

As consumers, we all know that credit scores affect loan and credit card qualifications. A lesser known fact is the credit score impact on insurance rates. This might be puzzling to some, so below are some details on why credit scores matter and how … [Read more...]

Switching Massachusetts Insurance Companies Mid-year

Many people believe that you cannot switch homeowner's or auto insurance companies mid-way through your coverage period. This is actually not true. You can switch insurance companies at any time. However, there are a few important things to know … [Read more...]

4 Home Features That Increase Homeowners Insurance Rates in Massachusetts

There are many factors that contribute to insurance costs. Your home’s features do contribute to the perceived risk of your policy. It is important to be aware of that. Below are 4 home features that increase homeowners insurance rates in … [Read more...]