Insurance

Visitor Health Insurance

Millions of people from all over the world visit the United States every year. Many come for business, specialized training, or university study, not to mention thousands of vacationing tourists. For US visitors, an unexpected medical expense can interrupt such…

Do I Need Travel Insurance

  By Rick Steves Travel insurance can minimize the considerable financial risks of traveling: accidents, illness, missed flights, canceled tours, lost baggage, theft, terrorism, travel-company bankruptcies, emergency evacuation, and getting your body home if you die. Each traveler’s potential loss…

Car Insurance

5 Car Insurance Tips to Help You Buy Smarter Buying auto insurance doesn’t have to be intimidating. There are many options to help you tailor your policy to your needs – and your budget. Armed with some basic information, you…

Travel Insurance

Travel Insurance Visiting the USA can be an exciting and rewarding experience, but it can become very unpleasant and challenging when sickness or injury occurs and medical services or medical evacuation is needed. Medical care is excellent in most parts…

Tips for Choosing an Insurance Policy

Understand Your Options General sources of insurance information include the American Council of Life Insurers, the Insurance Information Institute , the National Association of Insurance Commissioners, and your state insurance department. You can also visit insure.com When buying insurance, whether…

Consumers deal with insurance deadline, site glitches

Hundreds of thousands of people risk losing their new health insurance policies if they don’t resubmit citizenship or immigration information to the government by the end of next week — but the federal Healthcare.gov site remains so glitchy that they…

How often should you weight train every week?

For some of us out there, there’s no greater joy than hitting the weights. It makes us feel powerful, feel like we’re in control, it allows us to test our strength and skill. But practically speaking, how many times a…

Home insurance

Home insurance, also commonly called hazard insurance or homeowner’s insurance (often abbreviated in the US real estate industry as HOI), is a type of property insurance that covers a private residence. It is an insurance policy that combines various personal…

State’s top auto insurer to sell life insurance

The state’s dominant auto insurer is branching into life insurance this week as it faces greater competition from large national companies such as Geico and Progressive Insurance in its traditional business. Mapfre USA, the parent company of Commerce Insurance, said…

Insurance in the United States

Insurance in the United States refers to the market for risk in the United States of America. Insurance, generally, is a contract in which the insurer (stock insurance company, mutual insurance company, reciprocal, or Lloyd’s syndicate, for example), agrees to…