Letter to the Editors: I Was Hit By an Uninsured Driver – Now What?

In the downtown area of my college’s town, people are known to drive recklessly and sometimes even while drunk. It’s not unheard of for fender-benders to happen. For the past three years, I’ve lived here, I’ve managed to avoid getting in one myself. Unfortunately, a stroke of bad luck hit me recently and I was in a collision that left my car pretty much totaled. I’m grateful to be alive and (mostly) unharmed, but when I learned that the other driver, another student, wasn’t insured, it … [Read more...]

5 Basic Insurance Policies Everyone Should Have

When it comes to insurance policies, the industry is much larger than you probably suspect. Think about something of value in your life. Chances are, there are a whole host of insurers out there just looking to snap up your business. However, depending on how much you’ve invested and how much certain assets are worth, you might not need some of the more complex insurance policies just because aspects of them apply to you. Here are some of the basic insurance policies that everyone should have. … [Read more...]