All posts tagged home insurance

Eight Ways Insurance Is Like Online Dating
January 22, 2016, 1 Comment

 The way people communicate dramatically differs from just 10 or 15 years ago. Armed with a collection of coveted conne ...

Guest Blog Post: Answer Financial’s Priscilla Fernandez
May 12, 2015, No Comments

Please introduce yourself. What is your role at Answer Financial, and how long have you been with the company? How long ...

Renovating your home? These updates will save you (and even pay you) money
April 29, 2015, 1 Comment

Photo Credit: Todd Quackenbush I am on the hunt for my first abode. Unfortunately, the housing market is not the easiest ...

Who Pays More for Auto Insurance: Red States or Blue States?
November 4, 2014, No Comments

Today’s Senate elections will settle some hotly debated races, and with politics on the cumulative mind of the nation, ...

Are Bicycles & Bicycle Racks Covered by Auto Insurance?
September 17, 2014, 2 Comments

Ah! The joy of bike racks! Yes, they can be a struggle to put on your vehicle but we think its a small price to pay to k ...

Is Insuring a Salvage Title Vehicle the Same as a Regular Vehicle?
August 25, 2014, 1 Comment

Insuring a car with a salvage title isn’t as easy as insuring other vehicles because its conditios (and value) can be ...

International “Ride Your Motorcycle to Work Day” 2014
June 13, 2014, No Comments

Monday, June 16th is International “Ride Your Motorcycle to Work Day” and this event piqued the interest of ...

Advice for Getting Out of a Ticket
May 13, 2014, 3 Comments

It’s a terrible feeling… the red and blue lights flashing behind you, the siren, finding a safe place to pu ...

Which Sweet 16 College Basketball Hometown Wins for Lowest Insurance?
March 25, 2014, No Comments

Inspired by the excitement of the 2014 men’s college basketball tournament, the original auto insurance comparison com ...

Bowl Championship Series + Car Insurance Rates Infographic
January 2, 2014, No Comments

Although we’re not a pigskin prognosticator, here at Answer Financial Inc. we looked at car insurance rates for th ...

Answer Financial’s New YouTube Series “Agent Corner”
December 3, 2013, No Comments

Can you get insurance without having a license? …Is it legal to just keep the cash and not fix your car after an i ...

Agent’s Corner: New $$$ Saving Tip
August 26, 2013, No Comments

Agent Corner guest posts are a series of articles Answer Financials’ insurance agents write for our blog. This post is ...

Introducing “Instasurance” from Answer Financial!
August 20, 2013, 1 Comment

Shopping for auto and home insurance can be time consuming, and we know your time is valuable. That’s why we created I ...

2013 Oscars – Best Star Cars
February 11, 2013, No Comments

Amidst the glitz and glam of the star-studded Academy Awards, the media is abuzz over who will take an Oscar, which desi ...

3 Easy-to-Keep Resolutions that Save Drivers Money
January 8, 2013, 2 Comments

Happy New Year! We’re one week into 2013…how is your resolution coming? For many of us, the new year is a new le ...

Should I get insurance on my rental car?
December 27, 2012, 1 Comment

To get insurance or not on a rental car– that is the question! If you’re like us, finding a clear answer to ...

How John Saved $25,000 in 1 second
December 7, 2012, 1 Comment

Some of us have the occasional ‘bad day’ – you forget to set an alarm clock in the morning, traffic is a bear & ...

Follow The Adventures of Owlbert
December 5, 2012, No Comments

At just 7 inches tall, he’s not only Answer Financial’s most vertically-challenged employee but he’s ...

4 ways shopping for insurance can help your holiday budget
December 3, 2012, No Comments

With Black Friday behind us and the holidays ahead, who couldn’t use a little extra cash? Here are four ways sho ...

5 ways Answer Financial gives you more
November 6, 2012, 3 Comments

Consumer Reports just released its November Review of car-insurance ads, in which it advises consumers to check insuranc ...

Earthquake Insurance: California and Beyond
September 18, 2012, 2 Comments

Each year southern California experiences about 10,000 earthquakes. While many of these quakes are considered small (mag ...

When my insurance company talks about material misrepresentation what does it mean?
August 6, 2012, 2 Comments

If you are in a dispute with your insurance company and have heard the words ‘material misrepresentation’ as ...

Agent’s Corner: Why you should insure your home at replacement value rather than market value
June 7, 2012, 8 Comments

Editor’s Note: This is part of our ongoing series where you can get advice directly from our agents on the call center ...

Agent’s Corner: Why are quotes from different insurance companies so different?
May 24, 2012, No Comments

Editor’s Note: This is part of our ongoing series where you can get advice directly from one of our agents from on ...

Home insurance endorsements – why you should pay attention
March 23, 2012, No Comments

When it comes to property and casualty insurance, an endorsement is a amendment to your insurance policy contract that ...

Why auto insurance companies don’t operate in all states
March 5, 2012, No Comments

You might be surprised to know that most auto and home insurance companies do not operate or provide coverage in all 50 ...

Umbrella insurance explained and why you might need it
March 1, 2012, No Comments

Whether it’s auto, home, motorcycle, boat or other kinds of policies, all liability insurance has maximum limits. ...

How adding an addition to your house affects your home insurance
January 27, 2012, No Comments

If you are thinking of doing major renovations and/or adding an addition or garage to your house, you should know that i ...

Is it ever too late to file an auto or home insurance claim?
January 26, 2012, 4 Comments

Question of the Week: Is it ever too late to file a claim with your auto or home insurance provider? Answer: This answer ...

Insurance and moving to another state – what you need to know
October 3, 2011, No Comments

While there are many things to consider when moving to another state, you shouldn’t forget that changing states co ...

Survey: Homeowners insurance satisfaction has risen in 2011
September 27, 2011, No Comments

According to the latest annual study on homeowners insurance by J.D. Power and Associates, home insurance policyholders ...

Most Expensive Home Insurance Claims [Infographic]
September 23, 2011, 1 Comment

Ever wondered what home insurance gets used for? Well, we put together the infographic below to highlight the most expen ...

Flood insurance: 86% of homeowners don’t have it
September 2, 2011, 2 Comments

Strong storms, hurricanes, overflowing rivers … Depending on where you live, your home could be prone to floodin ...

Earthquake insurance policies skyrocket in Japan and New Zealand after quakes
August 11, 2011, No Comments

In a previous post, we addressd the fact that earthquakes can strike nearly anywhere on Earth. This year we’ve ...

Insurance smartphone apps, email, and online chat lead to higher customer satisfaction
July 22, 2011, No Comments

According to a report last month by J.D. Power and Associates, insurance customers who use emerging technologies such a ...

Earthquake insurance – in Missouri?
July 6, 2011, No Comments

The past few years have dramatically risen the awareness of the destructive power of earthquakes, including the recent 9 ...