Winterize Your Life
September 23, 2019. Roberto Cruz
Check out our tips for keeping your home toasty and safe this season.
January 05, 2019. Roberto Cruz
Defensive driving isn’t just a class – it’s a lifestyle. And no matter how well you think you drive, it never hurts to brush up on safe driving skills, said Patrick Sullivan, director of insurance for AAA Northeast. “Even if you’re an experienced driver, it’s good to go back to the basics and review simple…
Is Solar Power for You?
November 08, 2018. AAA Staff
If you plan to investigate whether your property would be well served by solar panels, make sure a chat with your insurance agent is part of your legwork.
Do I Need Higher Limits on My Homeowners Insurance?
October 19, 2018. AAA Staff
My home value went up. Do I need higher limits on my homeowners insurance? A: Homeowners insurance is intended to help you replace your home and possessions, so your limits are based on replacement value, not market value. Facets of market value – a trendy neighborhood, good schools, homebuyer demand – don’t affect what it…
Your Home and Everything in It
August 20, 2018. AAA Staff
Do you know how much it would cost to replace your home and everything in it? You should. Homeowners insurance can help restore your home following a tragedy, like a fire. Good insurance agents can help determine how much coverage homeowners should have, but it’s hard to craft comprehensive policies if homeowners don’t know what…
Q&A: Does my auto insurance cover a rental car?
May 14, 2018. AAA Staff
The best way to know for sure if your auto insurance coverage includes rentals is to speak with your insurance agent. He or she can explain how your coverage translates to a rental vehicle. For example, your coverage may only apply for up to 30 days. Or your insurer may or may not cover a…
Get the Buzz on Drone Use
May 09, 2018. AAA Staff
Drone use and any damage it causes isn’t covered in most standard homeowners insurance policies.
Be a Savvy Homebuyer – Avoid These Common Mistakes
April 17, 2018. AAA Staff
Taking a careful, measured approach to buying a home can help you prevent possible trouble down the road.
Wood Stoves vs. Pellet Stoves – Do You Know the Difference?
January 15, 2018. AAA Staff
Pellet and wood stoves can be cost-effective ways of keeping your house warm. They can also be dangerous if not installed or maintained properly. And homeowners can face liability issues if they don’t have appropriate insurance coverage. Here are a few things to keep in mind if you are considering an alternative heating source. Pellet…
What Did 2017 Teach Us About Insurance Needs?
December 18, 2017. AAA Staff
One year’s experiences are another year’s lessons. Just look at what we learned from 2017: Fidget spinners were a fad, virtual reality is here to stay and not even a credit repository is immune from a data breach. Last year also taught us much about the value of insurance. Here is a look back at…