If you are renting a car this summer, you will probably be offered the option to add additional insurance coverage in case of an accident or if the vehicle is otherwise damaged. While this coverage could be a necessity for some drivers, you should know that it might be an unnecessary expense.
A cabin or vacation home can be a relaxing getaway and to keep it that way, evaluate your insurance coverage to determine if you have adequate protection. Insurance coverage is protection in case of damage or theft but you don’t want to waste money by paying for coverage you don’t need.
While you are out enjoying one of Minnesota’s 10,000 lakes this summer, insurance probably isn’t on your mind. But for your peace of mind, check that your boat is properly insured.
According to the National Fire Protection Association there is an average of 8,800 home fires caused by gas grills yearly. Many of these fires and the resulting insurance claims can be avoided. Before you grill this Fourth of July, review basic safety tips (.pdf).
June 28 is Insurance Awareness Day, which reminds us that things can go wrong: accidents happen and the unexpected is just that – unexpected. This obscure holiday is the perfect time to review your existing coverage and make any necessary changes.
As busy schools days make way for long (and sometimes lazy) summer days, parents can help their school-aged children put that free time to good use by learning the fundamentals of financial literacy.
June 15 is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD), which aims to bring light to an important but often difficult topic.
Nationwide, con artists steal billions of dollars from seniors every year. The good news is that there are proactive steps you can take to protect your finances from fraud.
Finals are over and you’ve moved out of the dorms and into an apartment for the summer. But before you start unpacking, consider what would happen if your belongings were stolen or damaged.
April showers brings… Minnesota Severe Weather Awareness Week? That’s right, folks, April 13 – 17 is when the National Weather Service, in conjunction with various State and local agencies, join forces to help Minnesotans prepare for a severe weather event. The Minnesota Department of Public Safety Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management has more information about what is in store for this week.