Do I Need Special Insurance To Rent With Pets?

Most people are either a pet person, or not. If you are, than you likely consider you pet a part of your family, which means moving without it is just not an option. This can be a big problem for some people, particularly those who are renting a home or apartment. Renting with pets can […]

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Lemonade Proposes Open Source Renters Insurance

Lemonade Inc., a tech-focused homeowners and renters insurance company, is looking to disrupt the insurance industry with their recent proposal of an open-source renters insurance policy. Much like open-source software, an open-source renters insurance policy would allow anyone to change the policy, even rival insurers. Why is this a good idea? While this proposal is […]

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Should You Share A Renters Insurance Policy With Your Roommate?

So you got a new apartment–congratulations! Like many first-time renters, you can’t afford to live alone, so you signed a lease with your roommate. However, it turns out that your apartment contract requires you to have renters insurance to move in. Should you share a policy with your roommate? After all, you already signed the […]

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Property Management and Rental Insurance: A Match Made In Heaven

The rental insurance market has always been a troublesome one for insurance providers. It’s difficult to convince someone to purchase something that they feel like they don’t need. The reality of the situation is, if you are renting a living space, you need rental insurance. Property managers are starting to take note of this as […]

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Do I Seriously Need Renter’s Insurance?

Renter’s insurance is one the best examples of adults not remembering the lessons of their childhood, and continuing to learn new lessons the hard way. There are innumerable stories of people passing on renter’s insurance, then being forced to watch in horror as their livelihood burned away in an impromptu fire. Yes, it can be […]

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