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Does Your Small Business Need to Be Bonded?

Written By Charlotte Insurance on March 12, 2019. It has 0 comments.

a charlotte contractor in need of a bond.

You’ve heard of companies that are licensed, insured, and bonded. Have you wondered if your own small business should be too? It helps to understand what a bond is and how it can help your business. What is a Bond? A bond is a guarantee between three parties: you, a customer or client that you’ve […]

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Protect Your Investment with the Right Rental Property Insurance Coverage

Written By Charlotte Insurance on March 7, 2019. It has 0 comments.

a Charlotte, NC man in need of rental property insurance

Rental property insurance, often known as landlord insurance, may not be required by law, but it’s a smart way to protect your property and the investments you’ve made as a landlord. Consider it a good business decision. Here’s what you need to know about insuring your rental property. Multiple Forms of Coverage When you purchase […]

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How Do Your Insurance Needs Change in Retirement?

Written By Charlotte Insurance on March 5, 2019. It has 0 comments.

a sign with the word retirement on it

Any time you have a major life change, and retirement certainly counts, you should review existing coverage to make sure it’s still a good fit for you. You’ll also want to consider what kind of insurance coverage you need now that you didn’t need before. Retirement is a new phase in your life, one you […]

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How Does a Divorce Impact Your Insurance?

Written By Charlotte Insurance on February 28, 2019. It has 0 comments.

a pink paper heart ripped in half representing the difficulties of dealing with a divorce and the associated insurance changes

If you’re in the process of getting a divorce or separated from your spouse, you already know that your life has become a bit chaotic. There’s a lot of change, and you’re adjusting to a new “normal.” That happens even when the split is amicable. In the middle of it all, you might not have […]

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When to Skip the Additional Rental Car Insurance

Written By Charlotte Insurance on February 26, 2019. It has 0 comments.

person driving a rental car wondering if they need rental car insurance

We’ve all been there. You’re standing at the car rental counter, ready to get on your way, and you’re inundated with all the risk and reasons why you should buy rental car insurance. The sweet deal you got for the rental disappears as you’re looking at $50 more per day to rent a car if […]

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Moving? Don’t Forget to Update Your Insurance Agent

Written By Charlotte Insurance on February 21, 2019. It has 0 comments.

a moving box with a dog in it that belongs to someone who needs to contact their insurance agent

When you’re in the middle of a move, there are a lot of things to remember. It’s easy for important things to slip through the cracks, like contacting your insurance agent. Your insurance coverage needs to be updated when you move, especially your auto insurance. Notify Your Agent as Soon as Possible  Ideally, as soon […]

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Understanding Your Charlotte Homeowners Insurance Policy

Written By Charlotte Insurance on February 19, 2019. It has 0 comments.

a neighborhood filled with people who need a better understanding of their homeowners insurance

Every home in North Carolina needs a homeowners insurance policy. When you’re buying a home with a lender, it might seem like just another box to check to get to the closing table. But if you don’t know what’s in your policy or what it covers, you can get a nasty surprise the first time […]

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Dealing with Hail Damage

Written By Charlotte Insurance on February 15, 2019. It has 0 comments.

a car with hail damage

Hailstorms can pop up out of seemingly nowhere. You don’t know how bad it will be or how long it will last. The damage can be as minimal as pebbles bouncing off your car or as severe as golf balls or bigger raining down on your vehicle. Hail damage, big or small, shouldn’t be ignored.  […]

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The Importance of Identity Theft Insurance

Written By Charlotte Insurance on February 12, 2019. It has 0 comments.

an identity theft victim looking frustrated because she doesn't have identity theft insurance

Every year approximately 9,000,000 identities are stolen in the United States. It takes very little to steal your identity and to wreak havoc on your financial life. You’re the victim of a serious crime, but you also have to spend time and money to clear your name and correct your financial history. Identity theft insurance […]

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Life Insurance — The Gift That No One Likes to Talk About

Written By Charlotte Insurance on February 7, 2019. It has 0 comments.

a couple discussing the gift of life insurance on valentine's day while holding hands outdoors

Life insurance sounds like a depressing topic, doesn’t it? It’s only needed when someone dies, and no one wants to think of death — ever. Especially not around Valentine’s Day. This is the holiday of love and hearts and of being together forever. In reality, Valentine’s Day is the perfect time to think about life […]

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