Cheap and reliable home insurer Citizens hikes rates this week

Cheap and reliable home insurer Citizens hikes rates this week

SEMINOLE COUNTY, Florida — The national insurance company, which many homeowners rely on for cheaper rates, is raising premiums starting November 1, in part because of claims from storms like Hurricane Ian. increase. What you need to know State-backed civil property insurance is increasing its rates starting November 1st. Most homeowners see an average increase … Read more

You may experience a ‘mysterious disappearance’ on Halloween — and insurance probably won’t pay for it

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Lauren Bates | Moments | Getty Images If history is any guide, this Halloween will see a surge in insurance claims for unexplained disappearances. According to Travelers Insurance claims data from 2011 to 2021, tenant and homeowner claims related to “mysterious disappearances” were 5% on Halloween and 3% on Mischief Night, the night before Halloween. … Read more

Investors Worried About Auto Loans Amid Recession Fear

Investors Worried About Auto Loans Amid Recession Fear

Rising auto loan loss rates and industry uncertainty are unnerving investors, many of whom are unwilling to hang around to find out what will happen. Auto lender Ally Financial has reported a spike in charge-offs, with rates remaining below pre-pandemic levels, but the trend is concerning. important point Auto lenders are experiencing a surge in … Read more

Mortgage giant rocket plummeted to Earth, hit by higher interest rates

Mortgage giant rocket plummeted to Earth, hit by higher interest rates

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Buying ACA health insurance? Here’s what’s new this year

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It’s autumn again. That means the days are getting shorter, the temperatures are dropping, and Affordable Care Act marketplace insurance coverage has started. Applications for coverage starting January 1, 2023 will begin this week. Some of them may be helpful even if you don’t normally buy ACA insurance but are having trouble finding affordable health … Read more

Historical insight: Mortgage rate movements are independent and could change quickly

Historical insight: Mortgage rate movements are independent and could change quickly

Unlike security investments, real life is tied to buying a home Getty A surge in mortgage rates from 4% to 7% has raised concerns about the housing market. But the residential real estate market creates its own cycles, even going against the stock and bond markets. Its independence comes from its focus on supply and … Read more