Blog Profiles: Insurance Blogs


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Insurance. Everybody needs it, but who actually understands it?

The following bloggers understand insurance. I definitely do not. But, for those of you like me, I think you’ll find many of their posts helpful. was founded in 1994 to educate consumers on insurance topics, with the backing of seven leading insurance companies. At the time it was called LIFE Foundation.

The Life Happens blog focuses on the importance of life, disability, and long-term care insurance using personal accounts and up-to-date information.

4 Ways to Get Financially Fit in Your 40s stood out to me, since I’m officially in my forties. How Much Life Insurance Do You Really Need? states that most American families are underinsured and outlines why life insurance is needed.

Think you don’t need life insurance because you are single? You should read 6 Reasons Single People May Need Life Insurance.

Follow @LifeHappens on Twitter.

InsureBlog covers “insurance issues, principles, and solutions.” I’m not going to pretend I understand much of what is written here, but I imagine fellow insurance agents appreciate this direct, no-nonsense blog.

Thursday Insurance Conundrum is an amusing read. In Waivin’ in the wind, I was surprised to learn of a company trend to suspend spousal insurance for employees whose spouses have access to coverage through their own employers.

Follow @InsureBlog on Twitter.

Consumer Insurance Blog is sponsored by independent insurance agencies that are part of the Renaissance Group. The purpose is to be “informative, educational and interesting” when it comes to insurance topics.

Even the best behaved dog could cause a problem. Dog owners: protect yourself from an expensive dog bite claim outlines what you need to know. Barbecuing this summer? Check out BBQ Basics: Take the time to review grilling safety tips to protect yourself from having to make an insurance claim.

Follow @RenInsureInfo on Twitter.

NerdWallet’s Insurance Blog is all about financial education and empowerment.

Find the Best Renters Insurance provides a comprehensive look at what you have to consider. And, if you are in the market to save money on your car insurance, Find the Best Cheap Car Insurance has tips and a list of companies by state.

Follow @NerdWallet on Twitter.

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