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Home Insurance Tools & Resources

Learn about the many protections a homeowners insurance policy may offer, from dwelling coverage to liability coverage. Check out our educational articles, videos and quizzes to learn more.

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What Types of Coverage Does Home Insurance Offer?

A typical homeowners insurance policy usually includes the following: dwelling, personal property, liability and other structures coverage.

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Perils Typically Covered By Homeowners Insurance

Homeowners insurance helps protect against certain mishaps, or "perils." Learn about the common perils covered by a typical homeowners policy.

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How Much Does Homeowners Insurance Cost?

Take a look at some factors that can determine how much you'll end up paying for homeowners insurance.

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Do I Need Homeowners or Landlord Insurance?

Here are some factors to consider when determining what kind of insurance is appropriate for your situation.

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What to Expect During Your Insurance Review

An insurance review is a good time to discuss any gaps in your coverage or changes in your life and how they might affect your coverage needs.

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Featured Tools

Rent vs. Own Calculator

Does it make more financial sense for you to rent or to buy a home? Use this calculator to help find out.

Homeowners Insurance Quiz

How familiar are you with the terms commonly found in a homeowners policy? Put your homeowners insurance knowledge to the test.

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What's Typically Covered by Homeowners Insurance?

Need some info on the basics of a homeowners insurance policy? Check out this video for information on dwelling protection, personal property coverage, liability coverage and more.

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Get Personalized Help From An Agent

Have questions about homeowners insurance? Ready to get a policy? Talk to an agent near you to learn more, explore all your options and discuss a policy that fits your needs.

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