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.


Beware of storm-chasing contractors

Feb 28, 2020, 9:12 AM

Unscrupulous contractors often show up in communities hit hard by storms. Illinois' Consumer Protection Against Storm Chasers Act protects citizens from these scam artists. Click on the link to learn more.

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Short-term versus long-term disability insurance

Feb 19, 2020, 9:41 AM

Short- and long-term disability policies provide financial protection when illness or injury prevent covered individuals from working. These products complement each other rather than duplicate benefits. Click on the link to learn more.

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Tips to lower the cost of auto insurance

Feb 12, 2020, 10:27 AM

Many companies sell auto insurance and costs can vary greatly. Discuss pricing concerns with your local agent and then shop around to compare prices. Click on the tab below to learn more.

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How much life insurance does a person need?

Feb 6, 2020, 11:52 AM

Life insurance benefits should allow surviving loved ones to pay your final expenses (funeral, medical bills, taxes, etc.), outstanding debts (mortgage, car loan, student loan, credit card, etc.) and future obligations (daycare, college for kids, etc.). Click on the link to learn more.

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