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What Car Warranties Cover

Most new cars come with two types of warranties: a bumper to bumper general warranty and a powertrain warranty. But that doesn’t mean your car is completely covered.

07/16/2015

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Understanding Viaticals And Their Risks

A viatical settlement is a transaction in which a terminally ill person sells his life insurance policy to a company that pays him a percentage of the policy’s face value, takes over payments, and becomes the beneficiary.

07/09/2015

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3 On Your Side: If A Tree Falls, Who Makes The Insurance Claim?

If you’ve experienced tree-related damage, 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has information on filing an insurance claim for repairs.

06/24/2015

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FEMA Begins Offering 2nd Look At Flood Damage Claims For Thousands Of Sandy Victims In NJ

Kevin Kaufmann, President of Property Adjustment Corporation, is just one of many professionals offering help to homeowners.

06/21/2015

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3 On Your Side: Pros And Cons Of Raising Your Homeowner’s Insurance Deductible

3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan explains simply boosting your deductible can result in some significant savings.

06/02/2015

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Insured Property Lost Then Found Not Necessarily A Happy Ending

If an insurance company pays for a loss that is later found, who gets to keep what had been missing? Probably not who you think.

04/15/2015

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Philadelphia Jobs Report: Now Is A Good Time To Enter Healthcare Industry

Jill Schlesinger reports as more Americans gain access to insurance, providers will need to add staff to meet increased demands.

04/09/2015

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Who Pays When A Car Left Running Is Stolen?

If you leave your car to warm up unattended and it gets stolen, does insurance pay?

04/09/2015

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Attractive Nuisance May Be More Than A Nuisance To Liable Homeowners

In legal terms, an attractive nuisance is a dangerous condition on a property – such as an unenclosed swimming pool – that might lure a child to investigate.

03/30/2015

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Philadelphia Woman, Who Says Health Care Reform Changed Her Life, Invited To White House

A Philadelphia woman’s letter to the President landed her an invitation to the White House last Tuesday and she told him that the Affordable Care Act had changed her life.

02/07/2015

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3 On Your Side: Insurance Rates Rise After Filing A Claim

To file or not to file. When submitting a claim with your auto insurance company, don’t be surprised if your rates go up.

01/27/2015

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Beware Deep Fryer Dangers At Thanksgiving

If you’re thinking of deep frying any part of your Thanksgiving meal, check your home owner’s insurance policy first.

11/20/2014

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With ACA Enrollment Approaching, A Cabinet Member Visits Philly To Talk Up The New Process

The second round of enrollment in the Affordable Care Act opens in two weeks and the U.S. Heath and Human Services secretary was in Philadelphia today to promote the simplified sign-up.

10/30/2014

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What Has The Affordable Care Act Accomplished A Year Later?

With almost a year under its belt, has the Affordable Care Act impact as many people as it originally set out to?

09/18/2014

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Is Cyberinsurance Right For You?

A type of insurance designed to protect companies and consumers alike is gaining popularity, but is it right for you?

09/07/2014

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