Blog - Illinois Insurance Hotline

Information covered in the Illinois Insurance Hotline blog is intended to provide general information and guidance, and should not be considered legal advice.


Fire Safety - Part 2

Oct 28, 2020, 5:23 AM

Advance preparation is the best way to protect your family and avoid financial hardship following a house fire. Click on the link to learn more.

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Fire Prevention & Safety Tips

Oct 21, 2020, 8:47 AM

Residential fires are dangerous, destructive, and oftentimes avoidable. Prevent fires and make fire safety a priority in your home. Click on the link below to learn about common fire hazards and how to reduce these risks.

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How does pay by the mile insurance work?

Oct 14, 2020, 4:44 AM

There is growing interest in this and other usage-based insurance (UBI) products as owners look for ways to reduce auto insurance costs, and more vehicles are equipped with data collection and communication devices. Click on the link to learn more.

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Can storm claims cause my homeowners insurance to be nonrenewed?

Sep 30, 2020, 5:00 AM

Yes. Illinois insurers routinely evaluate homeowners policies prior to renewing coverage. A decision not to offer a renewal based on loss experience means the risk of future claims is more than the insurance company is willing to accept. Click on the link for next steps if you find yourself in this situation.

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