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


2017 Insurance Resolutions - Part 2

Jan 11, 2017, 5:13 AM

Rebuilding, repairing, or replacing a home and belongings damaged by fire, tornado, and other unexpected events is expensive. Most people turn to a homeowners insurance company for help, but the right coverage must be in place before a loss occurs.

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2017 Insurance Resolutions - Part 1

Jan 4, 2017, 7:16 AM

Motorists buy auto insurance to pay unexpected costs associated with vehicle repairs, hospital bill, and legal services following an auto accident. It makes sense to put an auto insurance review on your New Year's resolution list.

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What are health insurance provider networks?

Dec 21, 2016, 3:38 AM

This term refers to health care professionals (doctors, nurse practitioners, therapists, etc.) and facilities (hospitals, clinics, pharmacies, etc.) that have payment agreements with the insurance company. Provider networks vary by insurer and by plan.

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Time to prepare your home for winter weather! - Part I

Dec 6, 2016, 7:03 AM

Cold temperatures, wind, ice, and snow can lead to frozen pipes, fallen tree limbs, fires from primary or supplemental sources of heat, water seepage, and more. Be pro-active when it comes to protecting your home from weather-related damage.

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