With burglaries constituting approximately 50 percent of all on-campus crimes, it’s important for college students and their parents take steps to prevent theft, adhere to safety measures—and review their insurance coverage before heading off to campus this fall.
In Rhode Island, hurricane deductibles on homeowners policies may be no more than 5% of a home’s insured value. Some policies may offer a flat dollar deductible, but it may not exceed 5% of the insured value of the property.
In today’s August E-Newsletter we feature important information if you are considering being on either side of a Peer-to-Peer Home Rental transaction (eg: Airbnb, Homeaway, VRBO, etc.), Homeowner’s Insurance FAQs and much more…
While you may know the basics around homeowners insurance and what it covers, you may have questions about more specific scenarios. Get answers to some of the more common homeowners insurance questions here.
If you are considering renting out your home, your guest room or even your couch your first step should be to contact us. Peer-to-peer home sharing opportunities such as Airbnb can be a great way to bring in extra money and are increasingly popular; however, they can also leave you financially vulnerable.
In honor of our 100th issue of this E-Newsletter, we’ll take a look back at one of our most popular series– our year-long 50th Anniversary feature: 1962 Newport & Beyond. It was an extremely eventful year in local, national and international history-and Newport was front and center on the world stage with the First Family vacationing at Hammersmith Farm and the America’s Cup competition in full swing. Read it again or for the fist time and you’ll be prepared with fun conversation starters for your Holiday week gatherings.
According to the FBI, a home is burglarized every 15 seconds in the United States – resulting in an average valued loss of $2,188. Follow these vacation safety tips to keep your home and family secure while you’re away – and you can even use some of these tips when you’re home.