IIA Blog

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


Homeowners Insurance for Fire Damage

Oct 30, 2019, 10:28 AM

House fires are devastating events that can cause significant property damage. Fire victims often turn to a homeowners insurance company for help rebuilding, repairing or replacing fire-related damage. Renters and condominium owners need insurance as well as homeowners. Adequate insurance protection must be in place before a loss occurs. Click on the link for suggestions to avoid a coverage surprise.

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Fire Safety and Prevention Tips

Oct 23, 2019, 9:05 AM

Cooler temperatures and shorter days make October an ideal time to review home fire safety procedures. Click on the link to learn more.

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Medicare versus Medicaid for 65 and up

Oct 9, 2019, 5:23 AM

Medicare and Medicaid both help individuals pay health care and medical expenses. Medicare is an age-based benefit operated by the federal government and funded by workers (typically through automatic payroll deduction). Medicaid, on the other hand, is a taxpayer-funded state public assistance program subject to federal guidelines. Click on the link to learn more.

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