Home Insurance: Protection from Fire

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With news reports of spreading wildfires in various parts of the country, the topic of fire insurance must be considered. Does your homeowners insurance policy cover damage or loss from fire? What types of fire insurance exist? How does fire insurance work? What is Fire Insurance? Fire insurance can either be included under a larger […]

Home Insurance: Earthquake Protection

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Home insurance is something every homeowner should have. There are various types of coverage for any given risk. One of the typical risks faced by homeowners in certain parts of the country is that of damage from earthquakes. Levels of coverage, rates and deductibles are discussed below. What is Earthquake Insurance? As mentioned above, earthquake […]

Earth Movement and Homeowners’ Insurance

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Almost everyone has head of earthquakes, but not many are familiar with the term “earth movement.” Earthquakes are certainly a form of earth movement, but they are by far not the only type of earth movement that exists. Other natural disasters that fall under this category include mudflows, volcanic eruptions, landslides, shock waves and sinkholes. […]