Homeowners in California are lacking earthquake insurance

California Earthquake Authority - earthquake insurance

Recent quakes in California highlight the lack of appropriate coverage A recent spate of earthquakes in California has many homeowners worried about whether or not their properties are covered against the damaged caused by these natural disasters. On Friday last week, a 5.1 earthquake struck Southern California. The quake caused modest damage, but homeowners affected by the event are finding that they have to pay for these damages themselves as they lack the appropriate insurance coverage. The vast majority of homeowners insurance policies do not offer protection against earthquakes, but…

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The Average Monthly Cost of Renters Insurance

Renters Insurance

If you are a tenant, it is imperative that you invest in renters insurance  to protect your personal property. While the landlord does carry insurance  to cover the property, renters insurance is designed to cover potential claims that can affect you as a tenant. Personal property, loss of use, and liability coverage are the most common coverage options offered by a renter’s insurance contract. If you understand what these specialized property insurance contracts cover and how much you can expect to pay for coverage, you will get peace of mind…

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