The Guided Solutions Glossary of Insurance Terms

Insurance can be complex and overwhelming for those unfamiliar with the industry. It’s important to have a clear understanding of the technical terms and jargon involved in coverage for your property, vehicle, health, or life.  Our glossary provides definitions and explanations of common insurance terms like deductibles, premiums, and policy limits, as well as more […]

Does landlord insurance cover tenant damage?

Dog chewing sofa in tenant apartment.

Today there are approximately 44 million renters across the country. If you are among the many property owners now renting out your house, condominium, or apartment building, you probably know you should have landlord insurance to protect your assets. But . . . do you know if landlord insurance covers tenant damage? The answer is: […]

What is the difference between home insurance and renters insurance?

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Do you know the difference between homeowners and renters insurance? Our at-a-glance chart helps you compare them side-by-side. Whether you rent your home or own it, you need insurance to protect it. Yet, surveys show a drastic difference between renters and homeowners that have insurance. Only about 41 percent of renters have renters insurance compared […]

Do College students need renters insurance?

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Does your student have all the essentials they need to start college in the fall? Hint: Don’t just think socks and underwear. Along with all the sweatshirts, books, snacks, bedding, computers, and other assorted gear you will be cramming into the car, make sure the proper insurance coverages travel with your child as well. That’s […]

6 Reasons Why You Need Renters Insurance

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Can you afford to lose $2,799? On average, that’s how much you would be out of pocket if someone broke into your apartment and stole your things. And it’s just one of the reasons why anyone who rents their home today needs renters insurance. Think about it. What would happen if your apartment was robbed […]

How much does Renters Insurance cost?

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The good news about the cost of renters insurance is that it’s extremely affordable. On average, renters insurance only costs about $14 per month which comes to $168 per year. If you prefer to pay for a year at one time, you could be eligible for a slight discount. You may also be able to […]

Renters Insurance Explained

Young woman moving into home

If you rent a condo or apartment, renters insurance is an important tool that can provide you with security and peace of mind.