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Why Life Insurance? 7 Things Your Policy Covers

Life insurance is something people in many different situations and stages of life should consider. Even knowing this, you may still wonder why life insurance would be a good fit for you. Check out the following list to understand what kinds of expenses life insurance can cover. You and your loved ones will have greater peace of mind knowing exactly why life insurance could play...

Absolutely - the phone call you never want to receive

Tara Maciulewicz for Erie tells this story: The words you never want to hear when you receive a phone call: “Mom, we were in an accident.” My heart sank. I instantly felt sick to my stomach. I panicked. It was a Sunday night, and my daughter, Maddi, wasn’t driving. But she was in the passenger seat of a car with two friends. The driver didn’t see...

The Next Big Thing Is Living Small

The monstrous SUVs that crowded roadways in the late 1990s and early 2000s have fallen away in recent years. So too have the massive homes those SUVs once returned to. Across the nation, more and more people are downsizing their homes. In 2007, the median home size in the United States was about 2,300 square feet. Not even 10 years later, the average home size...

The Tiny House Movement Takes Off

Despite the fact that people are having fewer children than in years past, the average American home swelled in size over the past decades. This fact, along with the rise of the “McMansion,” makes it easy to see that many Americans think bigger is better when it comes to homes. Yet not everyone is a big fan of big homes. One group out there is...