The Benefits of Auto and Home Insurance While no one plans on getting in a car accident or having your house burglarized, it’s best to prepare for the worst by purchasing auto insurance in Encino and home insurance. These will enable you to sleep with peace of mind in the event that an accident or catastrophe would occur. Even if you got a perfect score on your driving test, are a great driver, or have never been in an accident before, here are some of the benefits of having a car insurance policy.
Your Car You don’t have to be inside of your car to benefit from your auto insurance. Most policies cover burglary or theft. Many policies will provide a rental car while your car is being repaired, or while you shop for a replacement; you may even receive money to replace the items within your car that were stolen or damaged. Should you get in an accident, your insurance will help you replace your vehicle, and as mentioned earlier, may provide a rental car in the interim. Depending on the auto insurance policy you choose, even if the accident was your fault, you will receive money to repair your vehicle or purchase a new one. Car insurance is especially helpful in “no fault” states. Although you won’t have problems with this in Encino, California, this is something to keep in mind while traveling. While an accident may be deemed no one’s fault, you still need your car fixed, and with the proper insurance plan you’ll get help to get you back on the road. If you are in accident with someone that is not insured, many policies will help pay for repairs. The same is true if the person you were in an accident with is under insured. Finally, all drivers must have auto insurance—it’s the law! For those found without active insurance, punishment, by law, will be enforced.
Your House Home insurance also has many benefits to it, especially if you are a pet owner. If you are a pet owner and your dog happens to attack someone, your home insurance can provide financial assistance to pay for medical expenses. Your home owner’s insurance policy can also protect you if someone is injured on your property. Say, a neighbor slips on a patch of ice on your sidewalk and they decide to sue you for the cost of the medical bills and pain and suffering, your home owner’s insurance can cover these expenses.
Finally, most home ownerâ€™s insurance policies will cover the cost to repair damages to your home due to natural disasters or accidents, such as a house fire. Thankfully an earthquake has not hit the Encino, California area for years, but that doesnâ€™t mean it couldnâ€™t happen in the future. While the damage to personal items, such as photo albums, journals, family heirlooms, cannot be reproduced, knowing that your home insurance policy will help replace functional items like kitchen appliances, furniture, electronics, and other home items, can ease some of the pain. Get peace of mind when you get home and auto insurance for you and your family.
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Published on Oct 23, 2013
While no one plans on getting in a car accident or having your house burglarized, it’s best to prepare for the worst by purchasing auto insu...