Do College Students Need Renters Insurance?

Do College Students Need Renters Insurance? Whether College students need renters insurance is dependent on where they are living. If the student is living at home or in on-campus housing they may be covered under their parent’s home or renters insurance. Many insurance policies include off premises theft coverage which would cover the student Read More

Residents Need Condo Insurance

Why Residents Need Condo Insurance If you live in a condominium, your condo association or building owner likely insures a portion of the structure with what’s often called a “master policy.” However, the coverage provided under such policies usually doesn’t extend to fully pay for damage within your unit. For example, many master policies Read More

Grilling Safety Guide

Grilling Safety Guide Think summer and what comes to mind is grilling. Hamburgers, hot dogs, chicken and steaks. Eggplant, zucchini even peaches!  You name it, someone has probably grilled it. For some families, the outdoor grill is the main event all summer! Whether you’re using propane or charcoal, your grill needs to be used outdoors. And Read More

Keep Your Laundry Room Safe

Keep Your Laundry Room Safe Worried about hidden dangers in your laundry room? The Metlife claim team shares valuable safety tips for your washer and dryer that could prevent costly damage to your home. Watch this video to learn some safety measures you can take in your laundry room.   For more information or answers to your Read More

What is an umbrella insurance policy?

What is an umbrella insurance policy? An umbrella policy is a form of liability insurance that will supplement your basic liability policies such as auto, home, condo, co-op or renters insurance. The main purpose of an umbrella policy is to protect you from major claims and lawsuits that exceed the liability coverage you have on your home or Read More

Creating a Home Inventory

Creating a Home Inventory We often find the hardest conversations are with clients after a major fire. After a loss, especially a major loss, there is so much to handle, and claim adjusters will help you through each step. The item that speeds up claim settlements is a good inventory of your contents.  Here is where the website Read More

Why You Need Renters Insurance

Why You Need Renters Insurance You love your apartment.  The location is perfect with an easy commute to work.  Your landlord is great and you have off street parking. Life is good. It’s Friday and you come home to find your toilet has been overflowing. Besides the mess to your place, you have a message from your neighbor below.  The water has Read More