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Monday, August 31, 2015 - 19:00

The stars are finally aligning to woo Millennials into the housing market.  Rental costs are on the rise making equity-building mortgages more appealing, lending standards are loosening up, builders are ramping up construction which will make...

Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 19:00

In an analysis of its small business claims, insurance provider The Hartford projected that four out of 10 small businesses in American are likely to file a property or general liability claim in the next decade. They’ll run the gamut from t...

Sunday, August 2, 2015 - 19:00

The marriage rate in America has been dropping faster than a rock for several decades now, and is especially low for Millennials. According to the Pew Research Center, in 1960 68% of all 20-somethings were married, but by 2008, it had dropped to 2...

Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 19:00

Any of these arguments sound familiar?

“I run my business from my home. My homeowners insurance policy will cover any claims.”
“The nature of my business doesn’t really expose me to law suits.”
“I don&rsquo...

Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 19:00

It should come as a shock to nobody that life insurance companies penalize smokers with higher premiums or even outright refusal to issue a policy. But now that more than 20 states now allow marijuana use for medicinal purposes and voters in four...

Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - 19:00

The kids are out of schools. Friends and family are coming to visit.  You’re planning a little getaway. Summer’s in full swing. But don’t let a vacation-mentality spoil your season. Take some commonsense precautions to prote...

Wednesday, June 24, 2015 - 19:00

You’ve probably seen the ads on TV touting the benefits of a reverse mortgage. They’re a special type of loan exclusively for homeowners 62 or older that lets them convert part of their home equity into cash. There are no restrictions...

Sunday, June 21, 2015 - 19:00

No parent wants to think about losing a child, but sometimes the unthinkable happens. When that child is a college student with a loan you cosigned, along with the grief you’ll suffer, you could also be saddled with crushing debt. A simple l...

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 19:00

If you own a small business and have at least one employee besides yourself, by law you have to carry workers compensation insurance. The going average cost in the private sector right now is around $2.30 for every hour worked, times the number of...

Monday, June 8, 2015 - 19:00

Despite legal requirements to purchase Affordable Care Act-qualifying health insurance, not everybody is onboard. Many people, for a variety of reasons, are opting to purchase short-term health insurance policies instead. The plans typically offer bare...

Sunday, June 7, 2015 - 19:00

We've already seen May floods devastate large parts of Texas, resulting in an estimated $45 million in property damage.[1]  That may have been just a precursor of things to come. After a record wet spring across the plains states, the summer...

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 19:00

Do you know anyone who doesn’t have a smartphone? In just a few short years, they’ve gone from nowhere to near ubiquity. By the end of 2014, Comscore.com reported that 182 million people in the U.S. owned smartphones equal to nearly 75...

Sunday, May 10, 2015 - 19:00

The temperature’s climbing, summer’s on the way, and the sound of revving hogs can be heard in the land. It’s time to get your motorcycle running and head out on the highway -- but before you go, make sure you have enough motorcy...

Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 19:00

Homeownership may be the American Dream, but it comes with a stark reality that often comes as a shock to first-time buyers: homeowners insurance. Beyond knowing that your mortgage holder requires it, many Americans are woefully uninformed about the to...

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 19:00

Maybe you’ve heard the TV or radio ads offering to buy your life insurance policy and wondered what that was all about. The industry term for such a transaction is a life settlement. Simply put, a life settlement is the sale of your existing life...

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